Power Adapter for Xbox One
If I were to be playing with this power ac 24/7 would it fry?
Probably a blown capacitor. Seems to be a widespread problem with the original Xbox one power brick
Before checking the LED indicator, it is important to ensure that you plug in all power cables firmly into the ports on the console and the wall power outlet. Steady white light: This means that the power supply is working correctly. The power brick is receiving power from the outlet, and your console is receiving power. If you get this response from the indicator, you should check out the “check video” fix below. Steady orange light: The power supply is okay and is set to energy-saving power mode. No LED indicator or flashing orange light: This indicates that the power supply is not working correctly and you should troubleshoot it. If troubleshoot fix fails, then you need to replace your power supply.
Most GameStop's have power cords behind the counter to test game systems when trading it in. They can test it if you ask them.