Odroid u3

Hello,

How to

Cut one wire of power source, connect your 2 wire of you ampermetter to the 2 part of one wire, take care to be in 10A mode to don’t burn the fuse.

Result

Here you have the power consumption on 5V line (then without the adaptador power, I have used an DT-830B):

ODROID-GameStation-Turbo-0.10_20140525-X
4 thread: 1.42A, 7.1W
1 thread: 0.75A, 3.75W
0 thread: 0.58A, 2.9W
99°C max temp

USB not work, then my usb joystick not work, 100% at all time.

It’s just crazy in fonction of ubuntu server:

4 thread: 1.20A->1.46A, grow slowly and after is random: 6-7.3W
1 thread: 0.48A, 2.4W
0 thread: 0.29A, 1.45W
85°C max temp

Only use micro SD card, network (1000Mbps), no thing more. No HDMI, no sound, …

Cheers,