Open Source Mobile PC Power Supply Unit

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- Part of the Open Source Computer Componets Construction Set

- A power supply that powers the motherboard itself as well as things like the GPU

Used For

- Open Source Laptop PC

- Open Source Backpack PC

- Portable Workstation Desktops such as those used by hospitals

Industry Standards

- the power supply for the Zotac VR GO, although that is not detachable (sadly)

Existing Open Source Designs


Minimum Viable Product

- Fully Modular Style (ie no cables attached, you plug in what you use)

- DC or AC Power Input

- Safe

- Made Primarily by OCI

- Hot Swappable Batteries

Basic Design

Power Intake Module

- 1x 120v AC power in

- ?x DC Power in (need a DC Power Standard)

Hot Swappable Battery Module

- At least 2 Batteries

- Can Run on only one

- Is hot swappable

- Can be charged while the device is running

Power Conditioning Module

- Various transformers etc

Power Output Module

- Standard connectors to the motherboard + graphics cards etc

Various Cables

- Power Supply to Graphics Card Cable



See Also


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