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Itouch charging Existing docking speaker system which plays and charges my ipod classic will only play my new ipod itouch but won't charge it. I get a message saying "Charging not supported with this" The itouch will charge when connected to my computer.

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  • marco1v Jan 28, 2009

    I have same problem. I purchase a TEAC Model SR-LXI, that allow me to play ipod touch, but doesn´t charge it. I looking for the solution in TEAC web sites, but still have not the solution.



    I think must to be a fix to apply, since the TEAC and MAC already talk about the new incoming Ipod technology.



    Marco.

  • linkin_tania Feb 17, 2009

    My ipod docking system would charge my ipod nano but will only play and not charge itouch

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Certain speaker systems and docking stations will not charge the new iPod touches and nanos because Apple changed their charging standard from 12v FireWire to 5v USB. You can still use the speakers to play music, but I'm afraid you can't use them to charge it.

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Hi there,

Some speaker systems which are only compatible for charging the ipod nanos and classics do not work with the iPod Touch and the iPhone, the internals are slighly different from one another which will not allow that speaker system to charge your iTouch.

To play & Charge your touch, i suggest getting a speaker system that supports the iPod touch platform.

Hope this helps ?!

Posted on Oct 28, 2008

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