|06-20-2009, 02:19 AM||#1|
Join Date: May 2009
SD card and battery life?
I heard SD cards run down the battery life of the 505. I've been keeping my SD Card in every time I read, and I haven't really noticed. Is this true?
|06-20-2009, 03:52 AM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: Kindle Voyage, iPad Mini, iPhone 6, MS Surface Pro, N7
Yes, certainly it's true - the SD card draws power.
If, however, you're asking "is it a noticeable power drain", then the answer is "no". The power drain of the SD card is very small.
|06-20-2009, 05:38 AM||#3|
Disappeared.. not cool!
Join Date: Jan 2009
Device: iPad mini, Samsung Note 3, Sony PRS-650
|06-20-2009, 07:10 AM||#4|
Join Date: Mar 2008
Device: Sony Reader PRS-505
I don't have any numbers to back it up, but subjectively it seems that my Readers lasts significantly longer now (no card inserted) than it used to a year ago (when I kept a SD card in at all times).
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|iLiad iLiad Battery Hacks: Part 2 -- 35 hours of battery life! A how-to guide.||jharker||iRex Developer's Corner||107||11-15-2013 08:15 AM|
|O Battery life, battery, wherefore art thou, battery life?||DeusExMe||Amazon Kindle||30||02-21-2012 06:28 PM|
|Battery life with sd card?||noxxle||Amazon Kindle||8||02-15-2009 08:18 PM|
|Effect of SD Card on Battery Charge Life||vivaldirules||Sony Reader||2||06-07-2008 02:00 PM|
|How much does using SD card affect battery life?||Bierius||Sony Reader||5||05-10-2007 04:15 PM|