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Old 05-16-2011, 01:15 AM   #1 (permalink)
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My BB always dies around 5%-10% & a few days ago, it died at 20%-30% .... Is that normal? At what percent does it usually die & automatically shut off?
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You should NEVER let it get below 20% if at all possible. You can damage the Lithium battery if it gets that low consistently.
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Default Re: At what percent of your battery does your BB die?

The more frequently you discharge lithium batteries to a deeper discharge level the fewer charge/discharge cycles you will get out of the battery. There is a very good article here.

Looking at the depth of discharge vs recharging cycles graph, the optimal level of discharge seems to be between 25% and 50%.
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Default Re: At what percent of your battery does your BB die?

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In order to save the battery power, let the battery go dead and let it charge fully over night. That is really helpful. It can also be the settings on the blackberry or if you use the internet alot that also drains it quick.
Do you even read the threads you post in?????
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