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Nick Alexeev

Folks,

What's the minimum supply current required for Arduino Due?  I only want to power the Due itself and source 5mA from I/O pins.  I'm planning to supply power to the 5V pin as described in the item 3 in this thread.

The 800mA mentioned on the Due's home page seems kind of high.  I suspect that's the max current that it can source to the external circuitry.

Any suggestion, insight or reference is really appreciated!

- Nick

MorganS

It depends on the voltage. The Due has switchmode power supplies so higher voltage will give lower current.

If you have a multimeter, you can measure it yourself.
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