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Battery care function

Does this battery care function really help save the batteries life? It
has two choices I can select one is 50% and one is 80%. It said that if I
will be using AC power mostly then set it to 50% and if I use the
battery the most then set it to 80%. I have been using my notebook at
home mostly so I use the AC power. Or is it best to just have that
feature off and let it charge 100% when the computer needs to?

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Re: "This battery care function"

What battery care function?

Kees

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What battery?

What has this button on it?

But let's skip to the usual laptop. Most of those batteries are 300 cycle or 18 to 24 month life span, any cycles you use are gone. Any "conditioning" and you are using up the life. Which is why I suspect the folk that promote running the batteries down to zero must be selling batteries.

Bob

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