How long will a VGP-BPS5 rechargeable battery last?

Answer The Sony VGP-BPS5 rechargeable battery will normally last at least two years and possibly longer with proper care. The lifespan may be extended if it is allowed to drain completely between charges.... Read More »

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How to Build a Long-Lasting Rechargeable Battery?

Build a battery pack using rechargeable batteries wired in parallel to get a long-lasting battery. Multiple rechargeable batteries that are wired in parallel maintain the same voltage as one batter... Read More »

Whats the difference between a rechargeable battery and a non-rechargeable battery?

I am going to assume that you want a legitimate answer so here goes. There are several types of both batteries. Rechargeable include Ni-Cad (Nickel Cadmium), Lion (Lithium ion), NiMH (Nickel Metal... Read More »

The Difference Between an Ordinary Battery & a Rechargeable Battery?

Batteries are generally electrochemical cells, which convert chemical energy to electrical energy. They mainly consist of an anode, a cathode and an electrolyte. There are two major categories of b... Read More »

How to know if a battery is rechargeable?

Alkaline batteries are not rechargeable! If you try to recharge them they could heat up and burst! Rechargeable AAs are cheap enough, I wouldn't bother with them.