HP Compaq 6830s Battery FAQ
1. How Long Will the New HP Compaq 6830s laptop battery Power the Laptop?
Battery run-time on a laptop is difficult to determine. Actual battery running time depends upon the power demands made by the equipment. The use of the screen, the hard
drive and other accessories results in an additional drain upon the battery, effectively reducing its running time. The total run-time of the HP Compaq 6830s battery is also
dependent upon the design of the equipment. Generally, a new Hi-Capacity HP Compaq 6830s laptop battery will run 30% to 50% longer than the old battery did when it was new.
2. How can I maximize HP Compaq 6830s battery performance?
There are several steps you can take to insure that you get maximum performance from your new Battery for HP Compaq 6830s notebook:
A. Breaking In New Battery
New HP Compaq 6830s Laptop Battery come in a discharged condition and must be fully charged before use. It is recommended that you fully charge and discharge your new battery
two to four times to allow it to reach its maximum rated capacity.
B. It's a good idea to clean dirty battery contacts with a cotton swab and alcohol. This helps maintain a good connection between the battery and your portable device.
C. Exercise Your New buy HP Compaq 6830s Battery
Do not leave your battery dormant for long periods of time. We recommend using the battery at least once every two to three weeks. If a battery has not been used for a long
period of time, perform the new battery break in procedure described above.
D. Battery Storage
If you don't plan on using the rechargeable HP Compaq 6830s notebook battery for a month or more, we recommend storing it in a clean, dry, cool place
away from heat and metal objects. Ni-Cd, Ni-MH and Li-Ion batteries will self-discharge during storage; remember to break them in before use.