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Logitech Harmony 890 remote

My charger is broken but I still have 2 batteries. Is it possible that I use my PS3 remote cable to charge my batteries?

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Not a solution but, you need to be careful when interchanging chargers. Make sure the current and voltage being fed to the device is the same. If you look at the little transformer that plugs into the wall on the original remote charger it will give you that info. It's probably going to be 5 or 12 volts and between 500 and 1000 mA (milliamps).
if the one on your ps3 is the same you're good to go.
Hope this helps

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