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Battery Question

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by Gant22, Jan 17, 2011.

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    Is there any harm in charging the iPad before it reaches, say 20% or less? The reason I ask is because I have the iLuv speaker dock for my Ipad and anytime you connect the iPad to it, it automatically starts charging the battery. I wasn't sure if this shortened the life of the battery as was the case in the past with batteries with memory.
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    No harm at all. You are advised to run it down <5% once in a while, but in general idevices like to be charged often. There are lots of results on google that can explain why if you want more info...
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    I thought batteries had a memory and if you don't run them dead they get lazy.

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