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    i-pod charger help needed please

    My son went to cex to get a plug in charger for his ipod nano and came home with (pictures below) a charger but the hole (?) is not an usb one, has he got the wrong thing or does he need to now buy a lead to go with it, sorry for not managing to be more than a dunce between us hehehe


    pictures dont show the plug part

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    Original Poster

    http://i623.photobucket.com/albums/tt320/michelleleemoo/DSC00577.jpg

    http://i623.photobucket.com/albums/tt320/michelleleemoo/DSC00578.jpg

    Original Poster

    dcx_badass;7640434

    That's firewire and will only charge the old ones.



    so its useless?

    Original Poster

    dcx_badass;7640448

    Obviously yes as I said it only works on the old ones, you can buy a … Obviously yes as I said it only works on the old ones, you can buy a firewire cable anyway if you want it might charge it, I know you can't sync with it.In fact, gimme a min, I'll try test it.



    did you not read my disclaimer - sorry for not managing to be more than a dunce between us :cry::cry:

    i'll wait for your test

    Original Poster

    dcx_badass;7640470

    Ok I can't test with a mains charger only on a PC, but my nano says: … Ok I can't test with a mains charger only on a PC, but my nano says: "Firewire connections are not supported. To transfer songs, connect the USB cable provided."But as I say dunno if it charges still.



    ok thanks, he's not got the lead anyway so guess we sack that off and get the right thing :-( so one more thing dcx what exactly does he need? :oops::oops: dont want to get the wrong thing again

    Original Poster

    dcx_badass;7640516

    A USB charger. Ebay will be the cheapest place, how much did he pay for … A USB charger. Ebay will be the cheapest place, how much did he pay for that?



    only £3 :-D

    Original Poster

    dcx_badass;7640542

    Did it come with the rest of it? As in your picture it is missing the … Did it come with the rest of it? As in your picture it is missing the mains connector anyway, that slots on.



    no we have that bit :thumbsup:

    Original Poster

    dcx_badass;7640607

    K, well it's a USB one that he wants.



    thanks for your help :thumbsup: now...... who wants to buy..............





    :giggle::giggle:

    Original Poster

    dcx_badass;7640845

    Can he not return it?



    no he tried that and they wouldn't :x guess its only £3 when it applies to us but its more than £3 when its coming out their till :roll:
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