USB Cable and Dummy LP-E17 Battery for Canon M6 Mark II

Started 2 months ago | Questions thread
OP B_Gardner Forum Member • Posts: 95
Re: USB Cable and Dummy LP-E17 Battery for Canon M6 Mark II

Thanks for the good ideas. Here's what I've got:

1. The back of LCD says 7.4V.  I can't find any other electrical specs on it.

2. The CA-PS700 AC adapter says the output is 7.2V / 2.0A.  This is 14.4 watts.

3. The LP-E17 battery says output is 7.2V and 1040 mAh.  I found 7.5 Wh on the opposite side of the battery.  This makes sense because 7.2V x 1.04 Ah = 7.5 Wh.  I can't find any indication of an amperage limit though.

4. Knowing all this, I searched the Canon M6ii User Manual again and found nothing.  There are apparently no specs in the manual.

I went ahead and ordered the USB battery power cord from Amazon and will try it with the standard 5V / 2.4A USB battery that I have.  That is only 10.8 watts, so am not sure its going to work.  Will just have to try it and if it doesn't work, then look for a USB battery with a higher amperage rating.

Let me know if I'm missing something obvious!


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