How long do lithium-ion batteries last?

Answer Lithium-Ion batteries are used in portable electronics such as laptops, net books and digital cameras. A lithium-ion battery only lasts two to three years because it uses a charging cycle---a compl... Read More »

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How long do rechargeable lithium li-ion digital camera batteries last?

Rechargeable lithium ion batteries (li-on) commonly used for digital cameras last from 1-1/2 to three years for average users. The length of a battery's life depends on its use and charge-discharge... Read More »

Which batteries last longer : Alkaline or lithium?

Primary (non-rechargeable) batteries have a few different chemistries (types)Lithium batteries generally have an amp-hour rating of 3000mAh to 3400mAh. Alkalines are about 2400mAh to 2800mAh.If the... Read More »

What's the difference between Lithium-ion and Lithium-polymer batteries?

Effectively they're the same thing.The lithium-polymer (LIPO) is a more technologically advanced version of a lithium ion (Li-ion) battery. It's electrolyte is held in a solid polymer film which is... Read More »

How long does a 12 cell lithium ion battery last?

While this will vary based on how much you are using the battery and the conditions under which you keep it, you should be able to use a typical 12-cell lithium ion battery for at least four to fiv... Read More »