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#1 Guitarplayer1130

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Posted 20 April 2014 - 12:44 PM

I am curious if the unused USB port has power on it to run a hub with which to power the iPad from?

Any ideas on this?

As this amp is so intrinsically tied to an iDevice this seems to me, IMHO, to be a no brainier.

What say you Amplifi users??
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#2 stevenlsenior

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Posted 26 April 2014 - 11:01 AM

The USB port is a standard B plug, meaning that it's at the peripheral end of the USB connection. I think that this means no, you won't be able to charge a device from it. 

 

My guess is that the plan is to connect the Amplifi to a computer. This would allow tone editing from a mac or pc. I expect they'll release an android app soon enough.

 

I hope they also be planning to implement audio-over-usb, so the Amplifi could be used as an audio interface (and monitor). That would be very cool.


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#3 radatats

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Posted 26 April 2014 - 11:45 AM

Hahahahahahahahahahahah... sorry just couldn't help it...  that's too funny...

I expect they'll release an android app soon enough.


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