Recent Comments on Ideahttp://www.ideastorm.com/services/xml/_idea_details?name=087700000008fggAAA&community=09a3000000007Tl&ideaTitleLink=%2FideaView2013-05-26T07:50:51.509Zblau90292 commented on High Current USB power plug on Laptop AC Adapterblau90292https://www.salesforce.com/00a7000000G0UWFAA3expatinasia - I own 2 ipads - yes they use the Apple 30 pin usb cable to get their daily charge.<br><br>So I agree with you that there is no USB port on an ipad for you to plug in a USB drive, but the only official way to charge an ipad from Apple is via a special cable that plug into an USB port capable of supplying 2 AMP of current.<br><br>In fact, I recently purchsed a couple surge protectors with USB ports. I can plug my various devices directly into surge protectors. It would be nice if I can do that using a laptop power adapter while I travel.sgogeta4 commented on High Current USB power plug on Laptop AC Adaptersgogeta4https://www.salesforce.com/00a7000000G0TctAAFWhile it doesn't have a USB port, it does charge via USB to iPad adaptor. Even the plug that connects to the wall outlet is via USB.expatinasia commented on High Current USB power plug on Laptop AC Adapterexpatinasiahttps://www.salesforce.com/00a7000000G08oDAAR"Most Personal Communication devices...can utilize USB port to charge.... Many laptops' USB port does not support the USB Power requirement of modern tablet. For example, an iPad requires at least 2 AMP."<br><br>An iPad does not have a USB port and cannot be charged via a USB port.