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Old 07-09-2010, 04:41 PM   #1
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what battery is kobo using?

sounds like a noob question:
what battery is kobo using?
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Old 07-09-2010, 04:55 PM   #2
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Presumably it would be whatever battery comes standard in a Netronix EB-600.
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Old 07-09-2010, 05:10 PM   #3
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Presumably it would be whatever battery comes standard in a Netronix EB-600.
I have read a comment here before that the kobo is simply a rebranded Netronix eb600. Just wonder what evidence we have that this is true.
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Old 07-09-2010, 05:27 PM   #4
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Well, look at the thing for one. All the buttons and ports are in the correct place. I also imagine it would show up on the pictures displaying the tear down.
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Old 07-09-2010, 05:38 PM   #5
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the battery inside is a hecell lithium ion battery - with a capacity of 1000mAh. there's a thread here about the other innards:
http://www.mobileread.com/forums/showthread.php?t=83612
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Old 07-09-2010, 05:44 PM   #6
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thanks for the information.
1000HM...could be the smallest battery in a ereader....

technically, can a 1000hm battery support 8000-pages-turn???
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Old 07-09-2010, 05:57 PM   #7
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most of the others that have 1000mAh batteries also claim 7000-8000 page turns. (see the lines in the grid called "power" and "battery life")
http://wiki.mobileread.com/wiki/E-bo...x#6.22_Devices
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so, Looks like technically, 1000hm means 8000 pages.
And this is where "8000" comes from...
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