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Subject: Re: Deep discharge
From: Nix (
Date: 2003-03-08

On Fri, 07 Mar 2003, Joris van den Heuvel mused:
> BTW it's a misconception to believe that Li-ion batteries are memory-effect
> free, and they seem to wear out faster than NiMHs.

Which is why the li-ion battery in the FM Recorder is a weird custom
shape, and (as far as I can see) not available separately :(

I don't really want to have to throw the entire thing away in a few
years just because the battery has aged, but it seems it may be
necessary :(

(FM Recorder arriving next week; if it hadn't been for Rockbox, or at
least the possibility of firmware replacement and the promise of
improvement it holds out, I'd very probably not have got an Archos at

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