Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Batteries?
From: Eddie <frogkiller01_at_hotmail.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Dec 2003 00:55:52 -0500
Thanks for the response Michael O'Quinn, and BlueChip. I have only used
Alkaline batteries as backup when the rechargeable run out juice while in
the train. I have searched for high capacity batteries, but all I have found
so far is 1800 mAh. I want find some higher than that. Anyone know a good
----- Original Message -----
From: "BlueChip" <cs_bluechip_at_webtribe.net>
Sent: Wednesday, December 17, 2003 12:25 AM
Subject: Re: Batteries?
> >This is an out of topic question, but does anyone know what is the mAh on
> >Alkaline batteries?
> Obviously it will vary from manufacturer to manufacturer, age of battery,
> working temperature etc.
> And it is NOT advised to use them in your Archos
> You may also note that most rechargables give only 1.2V per cell, whereas
> alkali's give 1.5V per cell ..an increase of 4 x 0.3 = 1.2V; so using
> alkali's would be in effect like using FIVE rechargeable cells ...although
> this in itself is very unlikely to cause a problem in 99% of applications
Received on 2003-12-17