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Subject: Re: Batteries vs. Adapter
From: Dennis Lui (
Date: 2004-07-09

I've actually been wondering the same thing myself. I typically take it
to work and let it play off the adapter for 8+ hours on Monday and
Tuesday, and then a Wedneday I play it without the adapter, and then
back on it again for Thursday and Friday

>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Davideck" <>
>To: <>
>Sent: Thursday, July 08, 2004 6:50 PM
>Subject: Batteries vs. Adapter
>I have a JBR V2 and I had a question regarding power consumption and
>battery wear.
>Is it better to charge up the batteries and drain them by playing the
>JBR all day, or is it better to have the adapter plugged in all day and
>hardly use the batteries at all
>I have a situation where I can either take the adapter to work and
>listen all day while plugged in, or I can charge my batteries at night
>and drain them all day while at work.
>My gut reaction tells me to use the electricity at work to do the
>charging and give the batteries an easy life.
>THis is more of a power consumption question, but is it good to use the
>batteries a lot or do they last longer when they are seldom used.


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