How long does a Laptop battery last? When should I consider replacing mine?
All rechargeable batteries wear out with
time and usage. As time and cumulative use increase, the performance will
degrade. For the typical user, noticeable reduction in run time generally will
be observed after 18 to 24 months. For a power user, reduction in run time
generally may be experienced prior to 18 months. We recommend buying a new laptop
battery when the run time does not meet your needs.
Can a Regatech Laptop battery be overcharged?
No, the battery is designed to stop using the charger when it reaches full charge.
How long should my new rechargeable Laptop battery last?
he life of a battery under normal use is around 500 to 600 charge-discharge cycles. This is about one and a half to three years of battery life for the average user. As the rechargeable battery begins to fail, the running time of the battery begins ...
How do I identify my battery?
There is usually a label on the battery, and some of this information on the label will help you identify your battery. Many have part numbers printed, which are unique to your battery. The label may also include the voltage of the battery pack ...
How should I choose between two batteries with different Watt hours (Whr) available?
Higher Watt hours (Whr) on the same system under the same operating conditions will generally deliver longer battery run time. For example, if you compare the same system, running the same applications, the 53Whr battery would provide approximately ...
What is a Nickel Metal Hydride Battery (NiMH)?
This battery uses Nickel and other rare earth metals as its electrodes and Potassium Hydroxide as the electrolyte. These are constructed from non-toxic metals making it environmentally friendly. These batteries do not suffer from the memory effect ...