BlackBerry Forums Support Community
              

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-05-2007, 07:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
 
Join Date: May 2007
Model: 8703e
PIN: N/A
Carrier: Verizon
Posts: 8
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Charging Battery

Please Login to Remove!

What is the low down on charging your blackberry. Should you wait untill the unit is nearly dead before charging or is it okay to charge every night no matter how much life is left?

Thanks
Offline  
Old 09-05-2007, 07:31 PM   #2 (permalink)
BBF Moderator
 
John Clark's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Model: Z30
OS: 10.2.1.x
PIN: s & needles
Carrier: AT&T
Posts: 34,715
Post Thanks: 6
Thanked 115 Times in 82 Posts
Default

For the first 3 cycles, run it down to 10-20%. Then after that charge anytime you want. It's best not to let it run completely down all the time.
Offline  
Old 09-05-2007, 09:02 PM   #3 (permalink)
EPIC MOD
 
ezrunner's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Virginia Beach
Model: ZED10
OS: DOS 3.1
PIN: INK STICK
Carrier: Tmobile
Posts: 12,214
Post Thanks: 9
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Default

Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry8700/4.2.1 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/100)

Charge away my friend!! After a few full chargin cycles!
__________________
ZED 10
Offline  
Old 09-06-2007, 05:03 AM   #4 (permalink)
Thumbs Must Hurt
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Mumbai
Model: 8700G
PIN: 20480034
Carrier: Airtel
Posts: 79
Post Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.0) BlackBerry8700/4.1.0 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/149)

I charge my phone every night. I have had amazing battery life, but I have nearly 4-5 hours of talktime daily and roughly 60 emails that are responded. So, I have to charge it every night.

I guess this has not affected my battery life significantly for the last one year that I have used my phone.

Cheers!
__________________
I love my BlackBerry/CrackBerry and will fight anyone who says different.
PING 20480034
Offline  
Closed Thread


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Tektronix TM506 Six-Slot Mainframe with Option 2
$84.95
Tektronix TM506 Six-Slot Mainframe with Option 2  pictureTEKTRONIX TM 515 TM515 MAINFRAME / PLUG IN CHASSIS (B2)
$50.0
TEKTRONIX TM 515 TM515  MAINFRAME / PLUG IN CHASSIS (B2) pictureAndo AQ2140 Optical Lightwave Multimeter Power Meter Mainframe & GPIB Cable
$245.0
Ando AQ2140 Optical Lightwave Multimeter Power Meter Mainframe & GPIB Cable  pictureHP 16500A Logic Analysis System Mainframe Service Manual
$46.56
HP 16500A  Logic Analysis System Mainframe Service Manual pictureHP 3852A Data Acquisition/Control Unit Mainframe Config. & Prog. Manual Vol.1
$27.16
HP 3852A  Data Acquisition/Control Unit Mainframe Config. & Prog. Manual Vol.1 picture






Copyright 2004-2016 BlackBerryForums.com.
The names RIM and BlackBerry are registered Trademarks of BlackBerry Inc.