Are you the proud owner of a third-generation (V4) Starlink and looking to power it efficiently in your campervan, motorhome, boat, or truck? You’re in luck! This blog post will explore various options for powering your Starlink system using 12V or 24V power sources, eliminating the need for 230V conversion and potentially saving energy in the process.

Not sure which Starlink you own? We have a page dedicated to explaining the differences and the available 12/24V power solutions and accessories!

Why Convert to 12V or 24V?

Before diving into the solutions, let’s quickly address why you might want to power your Starlink directly from your campervans, motorhomes, boats/yachts or trucks’ electrical system:

  1. Simplified setup: Fewer devices and cables mean a cleaner, more streamlined installation.
  2. Energy efficiency: Avoiding the conversion from 12V/24V to 230V and back can reduce power losses.
  3. Direct compatibility: Use your vehicle’s existing power system without additional inverters.

Available Solutions

Yaosheng 220W Double-PoE Power Adapter


  • Maintains heating functionality
  • Direct 12V/24V compatibility
  • High power output (220W)

This solution promises to offer the best of both worlds – direct 12V/24V power compatibility while maintaining the crucial heating function for operation in colder environments.

The Simple Swap: Router Retention with New Power Supply


  • Keeps the original Starlink router
  • Straightforward installation
  • Maintains all original functions
  • Cheap conversion


  • Higher power usage than other conversions as the original router is kept in place!
  • Extra fuse necessary, less protections than other conversions.

This option involves simply replacing the stock power supply with a compatible 12V or 24V version. It’s an easy, plug-and-play solution that retains all the functionality of your Starlink system.

12V/24V DC power supply compatible with Starlink V4/3rd Gen


In stock

Yaosheng Power Adapter: Router Replacement


  • Compact solution
  • Direct 12V/24V compatibility
  • Replaces the weak wifi and stock router that can not be configured
  • It saves more power!


  • The heating function must be disabled

This adapter replaces the Starlink router entirely, offering a sleek solution for powering your system. However, the heating function must be disabled, which could be a concern in colder climates and might make manual de-icing necessary.

12V/24V Conversions: The Conclusion

Powering your 3rd-generation Starlink with 12V or 24V opens up a world of possibilities for mobile users. Whether you opt for the simple power supply swap or one of the Yaosheng adapters, you’ll be able to streamline your setup and potentially improve energy efficiency.

Remember to consider your specific needs, especially regarding climate and power requirements, when choosing the best solution for your mobile setup. Happy surfing, wherever your adventures take you!

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