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2 Tips For Prolonging The Lifespan And Efficiency Of Lithium-Ion Batteries

Posted by on Oct 9, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2 Tips For Prolonging The Lifespan And Efficiency Of Lithium-Ion Batteries

Lithium-ion batteries are used to power most of our modern cordless appliances including cell phones, laptops, CD players and many more. The batteries work on ion movement between the positive and negative electrodes, effectively storing charge for later use. In theory, this cycle should work forever, but your batteries often lose their ability to retain charge with time. There are a number of factors that affect the functionality and durability of a lithium-ion battery. Read on to learn useful tips on how you can keep your batteries healthy and efficient. Avoid elevated temperatures  Heat can adversely damage your battery. Leaving a lithium-ion battery at a constant high temperature will often decrease its charge capacity and run time, as well as reduce its overall lifespan. This is particularly true for laptop computers, as their batteries are often located near electronics...

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