So you bought very portable and handy laptop that is installed with the latest features. All of the tasks are performed on very high level and the machine looks really great. The keyboard is also of perfect size and it is so comfortable to use it. You start working and there is suddenly a power-cut. However, the laptop continues to work automatically. Then you check the battery level and see that it is full. The next step is to do everything possible to keep it on the same level even in couple of years.
The majority of the laptops is provided with the Lithium-ion batteries. These batteries proved to be reliable and efficient. All of the respective manufacturers widely use this type of the battery. What is more, it offers high energy density, runtime and it is very light in weight. It is vitally important to have that type of the battery when running some types of the computers. The runtime of the battery depends on the type of the application. If the application is very simple then the runtime will be quite high. The situation will be completely different in case the application is complex.
If you use the laptop computer as a desktop replacement there occur some problems with the battery life. In case the laptop is used for extended hours both with AC power and battery plugged-in the battery life will not go down very quickly. However, if there is an alternative usage of the AC power rand battery the battery will go down. Temperature has a huge impact on the life of the battery.
Even if you do not take any precaution measures and use the laptop roughly the laptop battery will serve for 1-1, 5 years. In case you follow the precautions you get a chance to extend battery life for more than 2 years.
First of all, you are recommended to use the battery life only when there is a need of it. If the AC power is available you are advised to recharge the battery moderately, remove the battery from the laptop, wrap in the plastic bag and store in the cool place. It is especially required when the laptop is used as the desktop replacement. You are also recommended to plug-in the battery into the laptop, charge it for some time and then remove it again. This procedure has to be done regularly, every 3 weeks.
Laptop battery is usually very costly and its life is really precious for every user in any case. That is why you can not ignore the precautions that have to be taken in order to prolong life and get the best result. Sometimes the life can be extended to 3 years.