Pinepower Desktop 120W
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Hi all,

I received my pinepower desktop earlier this week, and seems to be working fine when just used for charging devices.

However, when using the pinepower to supply power to a Raspberry Pi 4 (or even to a Lattepanda Alpha) through the type-C port, I'm seeing that the output power just drops then returns randomly, resulting in the SBCs to reboot, and that even multiple times per day. 

Initially I thought this was because of me plugging and unplugging the usb cable to charge my pinephone on the quickcharge port, but apparently, after leaving the pinepower desktop on overnight, I figured that the SBCs had rebooted multiple times!

It is strange to see this behaviour, and I would like to know if anyone else is experiencing this issue.

I'm aware the device is promoted as a charger, but I would like to know if this is considered normal.

Thanks!

PS: Feel free to move this message to a different thread if needed, because apparently there is no dedicated forum for the PinePower desktop to this day.
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Pinepower Desktop 120W - by marc.d - 04-22-2021, 09:25 AM
RE: Pinepower Desktop 120W - by xalius - 04-22-2021, 01:13 PM
RE: Pinepower Desktop 120W - by lot378 - 04-22-2021, 04:46 PM
RE: Pinepower Desktop 120W - by pfeerick - 04-29-2021, 05:52 AM
RE: Pinepower Desktop 120W - by marc.d - 04-23-2021, 01:06 AM
RE: Pinepower Desktop 120W - by marc.d - 04-28-2021, 06:18 AM

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