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Old 05-27-2008, 11:21 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Default Re: Does using AC harm the battery?

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Originally Posted by CrazeD View Post
So, from what I gather, the only damage done would be from increased rate of wear, because the battery would constantly be charging... am I right in thinking this?

Is this the only problem?

I think I might buy a 9-cell battery at some point, and use the standard 6-cell most of the time, unless I'm going to need the mobility.
The battery doesnt constantly charge, it stops charging once its full. At least thats how my laptop does it.
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