What is a lithium ion battery?

Answer Lithium ion batteries can power a variety of mobile electronic devices, and unlike standard lithium batteries, they can be recharged.DefinitionLithium ion batteries differ from standard lithium bat... Read More »

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Can a standard 9 volt battery be used in place of a lithium battery?

Without any electronics skill, a 9 volt battery can be used to replace a 9 volt lithium battery, matching the poles (+ and - terminals) on the batteries. If a voltage regulation circuit is added, a... Read More »

Can you replace a lithium battery with an alkaline battery?

It depends on the size and voltage. Coin or button lithium batteries are not interchangeable with alkaline batteries. Cylindrical lithium batteries come in two voltages: 1.5 and 3.0. The first vari... Read More »

What is a lithium ion battery made of?

Lithium ion batteries are much lighter than other rechargeable batteries of the same size. The electrodes of the battery are made of lightweight lithium and carbon. The cylindrical structure of the... Read More »

Can a lithium ion battery be substituted by a NiMH battery?

Because all batteries deliver direct current, you can substitute one type of battery for another. You must keep in mind that different battery types provide different voltages and amperage. Lithium... Read More »