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So i have these speakers:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121013

I was wondering if i could power them via a USB port? If so how would i go about converting it into USB?
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Originally Posted by Superpuperdudle View Post
So i have these speakers:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16836121013

I was wondering if i could power them via a USB port? If so how would i go about converting it into USB?
Are you prepared to de-solder, rip out a transformer, make your own transformer, and re-solder? Presuming this can be done on this unit...that is the kind of effort you are looking at.
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Take them apart, measure the voltage after the transfomer and rectifier.
If it is 5V or close to it then yes,
if not then still yes, but if you have to ask it is probably going to be too difficult.
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