battery

Forum discussion tagged with battery.
  1. mohitakundi

    Question CPU consuming too much wattage at idle !

    I have an MSI GL63 laptop with an i5 9300h cpu and GTX 1660ti graphics. The battery life has been ok till a few days ago where it gave me around 3-4 hours when watching a movie. Suddenly a few days ago, battery life became terrible ! Less than 2 hours. After some checking, I realised my cpu is...
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    [SOLVED] Is it possible to increase the voltage of a laptop Li-ion battery? And if it is, how can i increase it with a laptop charger?

    If it is possible how would i do that? With a laptop charger? I want to do this because my battery is dead due to a low voltage...
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    Question Power saver plan than balanced

    My laptop vents has no dust and foreign matters, also i have cooling pad. But when cpu going to 100% caused by update, maintenance, etc, it can hurt my 6 years laptop. Since the temperature can be mesured in 3rd patry app called core temp it rise about 75% when heavy load, games etc, and about...
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    Question Battery or laptop?

    Hey, everyone! I have an ASUS K55A-SX096R bought it about 8 years ago... I know it is crazy that how could the battery survive on 8 years? But, look, i was having some problems that windows says that a battery is not present and the battery indicator lights is off and was not charging i checked...
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    Question Laptop, new battery, shots down while using Chrome, but Ok when not?

    Hey guys, very strange problem (gotta say not yet thoroughly troubleshooted): Lenovo Y50-70, Win10, 5 yrs old, original battery degraded to hold only 15-20 min, but when it would get too low I'd get a warning with enough time in advance to plug it in, or if I wouldn't it would gracefully...
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    [SOLVED] Laptop recognises charger but isn't charging

    Hey, I've got an HP Pavilion gaming laptop - HP 15-bc350na. In the past few days, I've noticed that it wasn't charging all the time when I was using it on the power supply, but initially it was intermittent enough for me to assume that the charger cable hadn't been seated properly, or the cable...
  7. zach_

    [SOLVED] Wireless mouse battery drains in less than a week

    The mouse is the "Natec Robin" model.This situation kept getting worse and worse with the time.Last time (this week) i used a brand new toshiba battery,only to find out that this little mouse drained it all in 4 days of little use,with turning it off regularly and even sometimes pulling the...
  8. FrayMaker

    Question Thinkpad Battery #2 discharges to 0%

    Hello, I have thinkpad t450s and it discharges to 0% at which point it even gives out error that battery #2 is not detected. My friend has the same laptop and the 2nd battery only goes down to 5%. I did some digging and couldn't find any answers to this or how to fix it. I think I need to change...
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    Question Laptops that do not throttle on battery

    Hello. I'm using a Dell Inspiron 7577 (2018) with i7 7700HQ and 1060 graphics card and 4K display. Although everything seems to be working fine (except the keyboard), I'm quite unhappy about the performance of this laptop. Whenever I unplug it from AC adapter, the performance of the laptop is...
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    Question The laptop does not charge nor AC works

    I have a lenovo G500 laptop. It is a dual-boot machine. I left the laptop in sleep mode while charging for 7-8 hours. The problem has begun since that day. The laptop does not even charge anymore. When I plug the power cable, it initially shows blinking red light which is normal. But when I...
  11. guigui34

    Question Dell XPS 15 9570 - Advice whether I have to change my battery

    Hello everyone, I own a Dell XPS 15 9570 since October 2018, with a core I5 8th Gen, GTX 1050 and a battery with a capacity of 56k mWh. My actual problem is my battery capacity has been divided by 2 since the day I bought it. I do not really understand because I respected the normal time to...
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    HP Laptop Omen X 17 - DON'T BUY IT

    Hi, I'm an very sad to say that I do not recommend the HP Omen X line for laptops, because they have plenty of issues that if you do a little Google search with the words "laptop omen x 17 keyboard issue" it will show you a lot of customers with the same problem. Unfortunately many users are...
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    Question Sony Vaio Fit 15A doesnt Power On, what could it be?

    Hello there! I was doing some office stuff on my Sony Vaio Fit 15A. Suddenly, it went black and it didnt start from there on. It was really hot so i unplugged the charger and let it there for about 30 min for cooling down. After it was cool to the touch i wanted to boot it up back again but it...
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    Question Laptop battery charging and discharging. working only without battery.

    Hello! I have an hp laptop which wont turn on and charge. When the laptop was still alive once I connected the charger to it it would start charging and discharging and at the end wont add any % to the battery. Once the charger is connected the light next to the charging port becomes white and...
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    Question My laptop is stuck on “0% available (plugged in)” and it won't charge any higher?

    Hey guys. This is the first time I've encountered this particular problem on my current laptop. For almost 2 hours, my laptop has been on 0% battery. It says that it's plugged in, but I don't know whether it's charging or not because it doesn't say "charging" or "not charging" next to where it...
  16. Captech

    Something weird when on battery DELL latitude e6430

    My laptop performance is very fast when plugged in but when i Unplug it it doesn't stop, power off, shutdown or become like 40% percent slow like normal laptops on battery. Instead it's on but unusable, nothing moves, like the mouse moves but verrrrry slow and i don't think it's windows issue...
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    Question Dell G3 3579 Battery Upgrade

    Hi all, I recently picked up a Dell G3 3579 with a Core i5 8300H and GTX 1050. Overall, I'm really happy with it, but I'm wondering about a battery upgrade. Right now it has a stock 56 Wh battery, it is possible to upgrade it to anything more powerful? I know it can be replaced, but is there a...
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    Tool to prevent battery from constantly charging

    Working from home on an ASUS G701 Win 10 Pro laptop. I'm worried that with it plugged in, the battery will keep getting a current and lose its capacity over time. So I keep plugging/unplugging as it fully charges; very annoying. Is there an automated tool to keep a battery from getting fried? I...
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    Question MSI GF75 Think 9SD is very loud when plugged in

    Hi, I have a MSI GF75 9SD-056 laptop. When plugged in the fans go crazy. On battery the fans go slow. I've already checked the power settings. Right now i'm using the balanced power settings for both plugged in and battery use. The fans only get loud when plugged in. Also i'm just using chrome...
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    Question Laptop battery remaining time indicator issue, help ASAP.

    I recently bought an Acer Aspire 5 series laptop but have been encountering some strange battery issue. Although the battery is reducing at a fine speed, but the battery remaining time indicator is kind of a joke. It goes from 5 hrs to 1 hr 40 min and back to 3h 35 min in a second when i change...