Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Re: Battery usage indications?
Re: Re: Battery usage indications?
From: Bradley Alexander <storm_at_tux.org>
Date: 17 Oct 2002 20:36:18 -0400
On Wed, 2002-10-16 at 15:19, Uwe Freese wrote:
> Hello Bradley,
> Bradley Alexander wrote on Wednesday, October 16, 2002, 8:07:45 PM:
> BA> I am 98% sure it was off. I also had another alarming drainage rate
> BA> story. Last Sunday, I had the unit, which I thought should be almost
> BA> charged (I hadn't charged it since the day before, but I only had about
> BA> 2 hours of play time on that charge.) I had it in the car, and after a
> BA> lockup (the car was sitting still in a parking lot), I checked the
> BA> battery level, and was mildly surprised that it was at 36%. I ran some
> Please look at the battery voltage in the debug menu, turn the unit off
> for some hours and look again at the voltage. Does the voltage go down?
> It shouldn't. Maybe your unit is broken?
> If the battery voltage goes down while the unit is off, either the
> batteries or the unit must be broken, it cannot be Rockbox's fault.
I will check this tomorrow.
> Bye, Uwe.
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