Re: Wrong USB-C cable used with the new Raspberry 4 will fail to properly provide power to the SBC


Any USB A to USB-C cable should work as well.   You'll want to get a short cable so the voltage drop is rational.

This is what I bought.  it works just fine, driven from a DROK regulator set to 5.2volts:

3 of them for $8.50

On July 10, 2019 at 7:53 PM, Steve Spence <greentrust@...> wrote:

Yeh, just use the official PI power supply, on a non E cable.

Steve Spence, KK4HFJ

On Wed, Jul 10, 2019 at 7:04 AM David Ranch <dranch@...> wrote:

Heads up on the "E type" USB-C cables and the Raspberry Pi 4.  Sounds like work arounds are available though:


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