XP-YESSSSSSS

Dell's already awesome XPS 15 gets even better in 2017

Surface table meets Windows 10

Yes, we did put Windows 10 on the original Surface table ... and it rocks

Cream o' the crop

Before buying a Microsoft laptop, check out our pick for the absolute best

Simple and secure, just the way I like it

We think Windows 10 Cloud is a great idea, here's why

uber micro

Halo Wars 2 has something for everyone. Here's our full review.

Oldie but goldie

We reviewed Microsoft's decade-old Surface table

Creators Update comin' at ya

These are the coolest new features in the next big Xbox One update (video)

Buyer's guide

The Razer Blade 14 is the best laptop Razer has to offer

Windows 10 app gems

10 terrific Windows 10 apps you should be using

Tower of power

Here's what we think of Dell's XPS Tower Special Edition

Quite a deal

Grab the complete C# coding bootcamp for $41!

Your go-to laptop guide

Introducing our ultimate laptop buyer's guide

Listen here

Attn Android and iPhone users: What you need to know about Windows phone

Old is new?

The original Surface Pro still holds its own in the 2-in-1 world

Xbox Greenlight?

No, internet, Microsoft isn't opening Xbox to all UWP games

Falling in love

HP Envy 34 review: An ultrawide curved all-in-one after my heart

2015 machine in 2017?

Surface 3 still holds its own in 2017

Let Kodi cut your cord

You should be using Kodi for Windows 10

Leader of the pack

HP's Spectre x360 15 just might be the best all-around laptop

New or refurbed?

Is a refurbed Surface right for you?

< >
Welcome to the Windows Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 41
Like Tree5Likes
  1. wiederman's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    71 Posts
    Global Posts
    76 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
       #1  
    Anyone have any clue where I could purchase a second AC adapter for the the 2520... I got this tablet for my mother who likes to leave a charger at work and at home... any help would be greatly appreciated!
  2. AndyCalling's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    1,197 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #2  
    Many high street shops sell USB chargers. Doesn't it use USB?
  3. Spdracer's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    32 Posts
    Global Posts
    136 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #3  
    haven't seen charger or any accessories for 2520 yet. I would like an additional charge also. Maybe find a universal with same voltage/amps with interchangeable tips?
  4. mkmarine's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    34 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #4  
    Quote Originally Posted by AndyCalling View Post
    Many high street shops sell USB chargers. Doesn't it use USB?
    No, it does not.

    I tried doing a little search for you and came up with nothing. The product page lists the Nokia AC-300 as the charger included, but I couldn't find that listed anywhere for sale. If you really want to get one that's not a Nokia AC-300, you'll be looking for is a 2.5mm charger that has same output as the wall charger that came with it. I'm not at home to check mine now, but look for both volts and amperage. For example, if you see "Output: 5V 2.1A" this means the output is 5 volts and 2.1 amps. I'm no expert on this, so my suggestion is to just wait until you can find an AC-300 for sale.
  5. baparks's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    2 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #5  
    I e-mailed Nokia USA earlier in the week asking about purchasing an additional charger (and to find out when the power keyboard would be available) -- this was the response:

    We understand that you want to purchase a Nokia Charger for your Nokia Lumia 2520 and you want to confirm the availability of the Nokia Power Keyboard in the United States. In response to this, we would like to inform you that as of the moment, we do not have any information regarding the exact date for the availability of the Nokia Power Keyboard in the country.

    With this, we can only suggest checking the availability of the Nokia Charger from your service provider, Amazon.com, other third-party online stores, or from third-party retail stores near your area.
  6. PureViewClub's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    6 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #6  
    I'd be happy to read the exact specifications for this Nokia AC 300 wall charger. My Lumia 2520 arrived today (US import) but the charger is missing from the ("sealed") package. So 40% left and after that I can't use it anymore until I find a solution.
  7. daelumia's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    102 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #7  
    Model AC-300
    AC Input: 100-240V, 50-60Hz 0.65A
    DC Output: 20V --...1.5A
    Part Code: 0675693

    I'd post a photo, but the upload dialog does not work well with my 2520's browser.
    PureViewClub likes this.
  8. outback15's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    36 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #8  
    Quote Originally Posted by PureViewClub View Post
    I'd be happy to read the exact specifications for this Nokia AC 300 wall charger. My Lumia 2520 arrived today (US import) but the charger is missing from the ("sealed") package. So 40% left and after that I can't use it anymore until I find a solution.
    U can try using old Nokia phone chargers with the 2.5mm plug. It may have a lower voltage output thus may charge ur 2520 slower.
  9. alexloe's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    101 Posts
    Global Posts
    108 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #9  
    It's included in the Nokia DT-910 Qi Charging Stand, too.
  10. PureViewClub's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    6 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #10  
    Well thanks, that's a start.
    I have a Qi charging stand, but that's the DT-900 and the charger (AC-301E) is different

    The specs from the original Lumia 2520 charger (AC-300) are
    input 100/240v 50-60hz 0.65A / output 20V 1.5A

    The specs from the Qi charging stand (AC-301E) are
    Input 100/240v 50-60Hz 0.3A / output 12V 0.75A,

    Tried it, it doesn't charge at all. Should it? I'm clueless in matters like these.
    Would you (or someone) have the exact specs of the DT-910 Qi charging stand?

    Thanks in advance!
  11. PureViewClub's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    6 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #11  
    The search continues. I found the specs of the DT-910 as exactly the same as the one from the DT-900 Qi wireless charger.
    Nokia Wireless Charging Stand Specifications - Nokia
    Charger standby consumption: Less than 30 mW
    Charger input current: 300 mA
    Charger output current: 750 mA
    Charger input voltage: 100 - 240 V AC, 50-60 Hz
    Charger output voltage: 12 V
    So although it will fit, it won't work...:-/
  12. alexloe's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    101 Posts
    Global Posts
    108 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #12  
    Sorry, I was wrong.
  13. GizmoEV's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    315 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #13  
    It is the voltage that needs to match. Depending on the design of the charger (and the minimum rate the tablet will accept) it is the current (Amps) that can be lower or higher. It is possible to find a charger with the correct voltage and a lower current but if it isn't current regulated it might die an early death.
  14. PureViewClub's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    6 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #14  
    Thank you, still looking for a solution and bothering everyone I know over at Nokia...
  15. PureViewClub's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    6 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #15  
    I have an update for you guys (and girls?), and it doesn't look pretty.
    - The Microsoft Store in the US says that if its not available online, you can't order this charger.
    - Even Nokia Customer Care in Finland (!) can't order this charger at the moment.

    So either you'll have to be patient, or settle for (and be very careful with) the charger you have.
    As for me: I have no other choice than to reset my 2520 with its last energy and return it to where it came from.

    Bummer.
  16. jjmurphy's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    277 Posts
    Global Posts
    281 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #16  
    Just got an email from nokia. Verizon Wireless should be able to order them. ATT, Amazon, and the Microsoft Store should see them in channel soon.

    When I pressed, I got offered a freebie to replace mine if it broke, I declined, but did ask that they try to be a bit more pro-active putting out official accessories.
    JimmyRandall likes this.
  17. PureViewClub's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    6 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #17  
    Just got word that AT&T will be able to order this "missing link". Will decide to keep the Lumia 2520 after all and just wait for the charger to arrive. Since I won't take the risk of it getting lost in the mail, it will be February before I can finally enjoy my tablet. Maybe I'll get a travel charger sooner, in some magical way. Everyone I talked to warned me to only use the original charger (garanty etc)
  18. jjmurphy's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    277 Posts
    Global Posts
    281 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #18  
    Nokia support just let me know that next week chargers should be in channel.
  19. jas o's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    14 Posts
    Global Posts
    760 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #19  
    I ordered one 12/21 while at my VZW store. I should have today. There were only 200 units in the system.
  20. sundawg#WP's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    98 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #20  
    How much? (assuming USD)
  21. omillio's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    2 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #21  
    $39.99

    Wall Charger for Lumia 2520 - Verizon Wireless


    Quote Originally Posted by sundawg#WP View Post
    How much? (assuming USD)
  22. JaimitoFrog's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    417 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #22  
    Quote Originally Posted by omillio View Post
    Ha, the pic shows u how the cord is stored around the charger

    Wall Charger for Lumia 2520 - Verizon Wireless
  23. daelumia's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    102 Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #23  
    Nice! Looks like Verizon beat AT&T to the punch...
  24. GenghisKhent's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    57 Posts
    Global Posts
    153 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #24  
    Thanks for the tip. Just ordered! Now for that keyboard ...
  25. jjmurphy's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    277 Posts
    Global Posts
    281 Global Posts
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    #25  
    Just to follow up with this, I emailed Elop generally about accessories never being available and this one in particular. Thursday last week I get an envelop from Nokia. They sent me a spare.
    Man they're great about follow up. I even asked them not to send me one, and just let me buy one. I'm gonna go buy another just to support them.
    daelumia and JaimitoFrog like this.
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Nokia Lumia 1020 on Arrow
    By migueli2 in forum The "Off Topic" Lounge
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 12-19-2013, 10:01 PM
  2. Replies: 8
    Last Post: 12-18-2013, 05:54 PM
  3. Gdr3 official or wp8.1 surprise will give us nokia.?
    By geoghotas in forum Nokia Lumia 820
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 12-10-2013, 09:18 PM
  4. Nokia Lumia Music Problem
    By Eoin Thornton in forum Nokia Lumia 520
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12-08-2013, 01:48 PM

Posting Permissions