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Subject: Re: Playing the JBR while charger is connected
From: Linus Nielsen Feltzing (
Date: 2003-09-15

Nuno Romao wrote:
> If deep discharge is ON, trickle charge is OFF and the charger is connected,
> does the charger supply power to the JBR (and therefore reduce battery
> drain) while it is playing? In other words, with deep discharge ON and the
> batteries nearly full, does the charger do anything?

The charger is probably supplying power to the CPU even if it isn't
charging the batteries (as it is the CPU that enables the charging), so
I guess that the battery drain is somewhat reduced. I don't know how
much, though, it is probably negligible.


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