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RPi + Other Software HDMI splitter separate power supply.

Discussion in 'Hardware Support' started by Hellie, 8 June 2020.

  1. Hellie

    Hellie New Member

    Messages:
    6
    Hardware:
    RPi1/Zero, RPi2, RPi3
    Can I use a separate power supply to only power the hmdi splitter?

    (I want to always power the hdmi slitter, so I still can watch tv without powering the ambilight)

    And if so do I need to connect the ground to all the different power supplies?
     
  2. Paulchen-Panther

    Paulchen-Panther Moderator Staff Member Developer

    Messages:
    824
    Hardware:
    RPi1/Zero, RPi3, 32/64bit, +Arduino, +nodeMCU/ESP8266
    Yes
    No