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1A vs. 2.1A charging for 920?

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TunaE
Posts: 19

1A vs. 2.1A charging for 920?

I have this dual port USB car charger. One port is 1A, the other is 2.1A. It is advertised for phone vs. iPad charging, but I was wondering: Would charging the 920 at the 2.1A port do any damage? Would it be faster? Or, it just wouldn't make any difference. I

Using Nokia 920 running on Windows Phone 8
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Mobile Overlord
cjlim
Posts: 16,962

Re: 1A vs. 2.1A charging for 920?

I am told Ipad chargers don't work well with other devices and wont charge them properly. On a separate note the 2A charger will not damage the phone because max charging current is controlled by the phone itself. Just have to make sure the voltage match. I find my 2A chargers are faster but not necessarily twice as fast. 

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Mobile Emperor
psychomania
Posts: 28,507

Re: 1A vs. 2.1A charging for 920?

As long as the charger is 5volts it will charge it properly and bee safe to use. I have used iPad chargers with Lumia's without any issue at all.
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