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What is the required USB charger or power supply?
What is the required USB charger or power supply?

Looking for more info on what chargers to use, here's what you need to know...

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Written by Agron
Updated over a week ago

Please confirm the style of USB Cable included with your Pi when purchasing a power adapter:

Your Pyramid Pi may have shipped with a USB-A to USB-C or a USB-C cable, please confirm which you have based on the picture before deciding what plug you need from below 👇

Do not power your Pyramid Pi with a 5v1a power adapter (which is the old iPhone-style charger) or an underpowered USB port such as the one you'll find on your broadband router. A 5v3a adapter is the recommended minimum (but you may find a 5v2a works).

Options for 5v3a-rated adapters are shown below

Power Adapters (Raspberry Pi):

Tip: Double check if your Pi has a USB-C or USB-A cable using the pictures below:

If your cable is Type 1 USB-C (pictured, above left):

If your cable is Type 2 USB (one side is larger - pictured, above right):

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