|10-03-2011, 03:14 PM||#1|
Join Date: Dec 2010
Device: Kobo wireless
Kobo wireless - battery life
I have a one-year old Kobo wireless. I was checking the Kobo customer care pages and found two claims about battery life. First in a post by Bob Gmeindl on Jan. 7:
"If you charge the Kobo eReader once a week, even after 5 years the battery will still have a 20% of its capacity left."
In another post by the same person on the same day:
"If charged fully once a week, the battery's capacity will only drop by 20% after 5 years."
These are not the same thing at all. Does anyone here have any idea what this means?
I don't use my Kobo enough to comment usefully on the battery life except to say that my impression has been that it hasn't been great. I'm going to try to actually test it now. But I was curious about the above statement.
|10-04-2011, 05:19 PM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Vancouver Island Canada
Device: Kobo Touch, Optimus One (2.3), Nexus 7 (4.2)
The newest one is right, after 5 years of so you should have around 80% battery capacity left.
|battery, battery life, kobo, wireless|
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|O Battery life, battery, wherefore art thou, battery life?||DeusExMe||Amazon Kindle||30||02-21-2012 07:28 PM|
|Is My Kobo Battery Life Normal?||SonDan1||Kobo Reader||9||05-03-2011 07:14 AM|
|Airplane mode on 3g+wireless and battery life||ynot||Barnes & Noble NOOK||1||04-06-2011 01:22 PM|
|Kobo battery life ng?||objectman||Kobo Reader||6||01-30-2011 06:48 PM|
|Iliad Wireless and battery life||deepinon||iRex||1||07-04-2008 05:40 AM|