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Subject: RE: Constant usage=damage?
From: Josh (jet_at_nyip.net)
yea I have realized that too. SO it will just be like constantly
killing/recharging my batteries...how lon will it take for the battery life
to significantly fall?
From: owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se [mailto:owner-rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se]On
Behalf Of Magnus Holmgren
Sent: Saturday, September 14, 2002 9:22 AM
Subject: Re: Constant usage=damage?
Justin Heiner wrote:
> The only problem that I can see is that the batteries will not hold a
> after a while. This isn't a problem if you only use it while plugged in,
> since the Archos Player constantly charges the device, the batteries WILL
> worn out after a fair amount of time.
I get the impression that when running in USB mode with a charger
plugged, the player will use a "deep discharge" mode. Sometimes after
having my player connected via USB (and the charger connected), the
batteries are pretty much empty.
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