Old 04-20-2008, 04:38 PM
G__ G__ is offline
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 1
Unhappy Data cable model

Background: picked up a YP-Z5FQW/XSH at a University unclaimed property auction ($15.50). Had small charge on it and selection of horrible music.

Battery is dead now (no turn on, low battery warning).

I'm trying to connect it to PC using a Samsung Data Link cable (for a phone, I figured Samsung may have standardized the pin connections). Cable model is 'PCB113BBE'. Not connecting 'Windows doesn't recognize' and it won't charge, just heats up.

Could anyone confirm/kibosh for me that I've got the proper cable for the task? Model # appears on the USB end (little sticker).

Reply With Quote

Advertisement [Remove Advertisement]

Old 04-23-2008, 01:19 PM
Hypnorino's Avatar
Hypnorino Hypnorino is offline
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
Posts: 220

they are different. I don't know what Model No. Z5's cable has, but I can 100% assure you the data link cable you have won't connect your Z5F to a pc.

EDIT: now that is one freakishly long sentence I wrote :x
Reply With Quote

Old 04-23-2008, 11:58 PM
FreeZ5's Avatar
FreeZ5 FreeZ5 is offline
Ultra Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Niagara Region, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 2,522

Just looking at my Z5 cable. No stickers. No numbers. Sorry.

Looking at the Gomadic line, the YP-Z5 uses tip #30. Going thru their list, I didn't see anything else that uses #30.

In the iGo system, the Z5 uses tip A83. The only items listed for that tip are the Z5s.

Guess you'll have to get a specific cable.

Reply With Quote


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:01 AM.