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Atari 2600 Console Power Adapter

We have just purchased Atari 2600 Console without an adapter.
What power adapter is required volts/amps?
How can I find out if its the power adapter or the Atari 2600?

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  • vincez2830th Jan 05, 2009

    How can I find out if its the power adapter or the Atari 2600 that are not wosking?

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The Atari 2600 adapter has the following information on it:

Input: 120V AC 60Hz 12W

Output: 9V DC 500mA

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Make sure you test the power supply before you use it. I have 2 original atari power supplies, and they are both putting out about 15V DC, which may be why my atari's aren't working anymore!

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The voltage is 9v. You can buy a universal adapter off of ebay.

Posted on Jan 31, 2009

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SOURCE: Atari 2600 Console Power Adapter

This place sells replacement adapter (not original) for the Atari 2600.

http://atariace.com/atari/accessories.php

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