Tag Archive: Batteries


4000mAh or bust: What are the best phones with the biggest batteries?

Ask most smartphone users to name one feature they’d like to see improved on their phone and you’ll likely hear a common reply: better battery life. Indeed, as much as battery capacities and charging technology have improved over the decade, we’re always looking for more.

Today we routinely see devices announced with 2500mAh or more, with most flagships topping 3000mAh of power. Further, Android has vastly improved and become a much more streamlined and mobile processors have gotten exponentially better.

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Grab 12 eneloop AAA rechargeable batteries for less than $18

No more battery shopping!

This 12-pack of Panasonic eneloop AAA rechargeable batteries is only $ 17.45 on Amazon. This is a daily deal that is exclusive to Prime members. These batteries normally sell for around $ 25 or more and have gone as high as $ 30. The lowest they have gone in the last year is $ 22, so this is the best drop we’ve ever seen.

Each battery has 800mAh and a 2100 cycle, which  [Read More…]

Grab four AAA eneloop rechargeable batteries with a charger for $19

Keep em charged, all the time!

The 4-pack of Panasonic AAA eneloop 2100 Cycle rechargeable batteries with charger is down to $ 18.76 on Amazon. This pack normally sells for around $ 23 to $ 25, and this is the lowest price we’ve ever seen.

Each battery has 800mAh and a 2100 cycle, which means they can be recharged up to 2100 times. They will maintain their charge for a long time (up to 10 years) when  [Read More…]

Motorola announces new Moto G6 and E5 families with taller displays, better batteries, and dual cameras

Motorola announces its new Moto G6 and G6 Play with tall displays, Turbopower, and budget prices. Alongside this, the company announced the E5 Plus and E5 Play, which are its truly budget phones.

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Samsung and LG also claim to not slow down phones with older batteries

“Never have, never will!”

Whether or not you own an iPhone, chances are you’ve heard a thing or two about Apple throttling CPU performance of older handsets as their batteries age. Although Apple has since responded to the outrage around this, there are still plenty of people that aren’t at all happy with the way the whole situation was handled.

Motorola and HTC recently issued statements of their own stating that neither one follows similar practices to  [Read More…]

Unlike Apple, Motorola and HTC don’t slow CPU speed as batteries age

Motorola and HTC are in the clear, but how others respond remains to be seen.

A few days before Christmas, word came out that Apple was deliberately slowing down the CPU performance of older iPhones as their batteries aged. We won’t get into all the nitty-gritty details, but as you’d expect, people weren’t all that happy to hear that their phones were being slowed down on purpose by the company that made them.

Following this news, questions  [Read More…]

Best Rechargeable Batteries

We always need batteries, especially around the holidays. The best bet is to go rechargeable.

Whether it’s a kid’s new toy, your games console controller or even just the TV remote, you always need batteries. If you’re a parent, you always need a small mountain of batteries.

Especially as you enter the busy holiday period when more time is spent at home and gifts are exchanged, your stockpile will be put under more pressure than usual. One  [Read More…]

Some Galaxy Note 4 batteries are being recalled due to safety concerns

A few days before the Samsung Galaxy Note8 is expected to launch, we’re hearing US regulators have issued a recall for select Galaxy Note 4 batteries. Before you get your pitchforks out, let us tell you that this time around it’s nothing remotely similar to the Galaxy Note7 scandal. Actually Samsung doesn’t even have anything […]

Gear Up: TYLT’s new portable batteries are a breath of fresh air

I’m a huge fan of TYLT. Always have been. I’ve had a TYLT Vu on my desk for as long as I can remember and only replaced it recently with a fast wireless charging dock. I have a TYLT Energi backpack that I use almost daily. You could say I’m a bit of a fanboy. […]

Ulefone Power 2 among only Android 7.0 phones with massive batteries

If you’re in the market for a new phone that runs Android 7.0 and which has a high-capacity battery, you don’t have too many options just yet. While there are more models running the Nougat build today and more coming soon, few of them offer batteries above 3,500mAh. Ulefone’s newest phone, the Power 2, runs a stock […]