HP Laptop Battery Replacement

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What is the average battery life of a HP laptop?

Between two and four years On average, a laptop battery has a lifespan of between two and four years (around 1,000 full charges). Total lifespan depends on the battery type, how you treat the computer, and how often you use your laptop

How do I know which battery to buy for my HP laptop?

Find the notebook product number before ordering a battery, you need to know the product number of your notebook to determine the part number of the replacement battery. To find your product number, use HP Support Assistant or locate the product number on the product label.

Why does my HP laptop battery die so fast?

Things like USB flash drives, CDs, mice, and other peripherals will cause your battery to drain faster; remove these items for a small boost in battery life. Lower your computer screen’s brightness.

How can I increase my HP laptop battery life?

Method 1 – The Freezing Method

  1. Step 1: Take your battery out and place it in a sealed Ziploc or plastic bag.
  2. Step 2: Go ahead and put the bag into your freezer and leave it there for about 12 hours. …
  3. Step 3: Once you take it out, remove the plastic bag and let the battery warm up until it reaches room temperature.

What happens if you don’t fully charge a battery the first time?

2 reasons the battery charging myth is outdated before the first use, you had to “form” NiCd batteries by fully discharging and fully charging. Then they had to be regularly charged to full before using – consistently charging the battery to only 75 percent, for example, would cause the battery to lose capacity.

Is it okay to use laptop while charging?

In short, yes. It is perfectly fine to use your laptop while plugged in and fully charged. Laptops these days are designed to be used while plugged in, as most automatically switch to a power saving mode when running on battery only to extend usage.

At what percentage should I charge my laptop?

For optimum battery use, and to get the most life out of your laptop battery, keeping it charged between 40% and 80% has been seen as optimum. However, the newer-generation lithium batteries do better in full charge cycles, so not letting it get below 40% is a good rule of thumb there.

Is it bad to let laptop battery die?

Any time the battery drains past 50% and charges more than 50% counts as a cycle. The farther you let it drain before the charge – the better its overall health will remain. … Lithium-ion batteries don’t suffer from the memory effect. It’s also not bad to leave your laptop plugged in.