What is the difference between an OEM netbook battery and DuracellDirect's netbook batteries?
We carry replacement Duracell Direct netbook batteries for Hewlett Packard netbook that will meet or exceed OEM manufacturer
specifications. All aftermarket Hewlett Packard netbook battery products come with a full one year warranty, and carry
various UL, CE, RoHS and FCC safety certifications. Aftermarket netbook batteries are built with high quality
materials and newer technology which makes them longer lasting netbook batteries, safe, and have an advantage over
OEM Hewlett Packard netbook batteries.
What different types of Hewlett Packard netbook batteries are there?
There are several different types of aftermarket Hewlett Packard netbook batteries that you might find on DuracellDirect.
These different Hewlett Packard battery chemistry types are: Li-Ion (Lithium Ion), Ni-Cad (Nickel Cadmium), Li-Poly (Lithium
Polymer), or NiMH (Nickel Metal Hydride). Li-Ion is a fairly common netbook battery chemistry type for Hewlett Packard
batteries. Each Hewlett Packard netbook battery chemistry type has advantages and disadvantages, such as longer life per
charge, longer overall life cycle, weight, size, faster charge time, or stability. All four battery chemistry types
are universally accepted in Hewlett Packard netbook.
Why do Hewlett Packard batteries have different capacities?
Hewlett Packard netbook battery capacity is measured in “mAh” (milliampere-hour). Many different factors affect netbook
battery capacities: in particular, netbook battery cell size, voltage, wattage, and even the battery chemistry type.
The more electrolyte and electrode material there is in the netbook battery cells, the larger the capacity will be
if the chemistry make up is the same. Hewlett Packard netbook batteries with larger capacities will always last longer than
netbook batteries with lower battery capacities.
How long will my Hewlett Packard netbook battery last?
Your replacement Hewlett Packard netbook battery should last a few hours for recording and playback. Recharging your Hewlett Packard
battery will take one to three hours to reach a full charge, with 80% battery capacity being reached the first hour.
Hewlett Packard netbook battery lifespan should last for about three years and can handle over 500 discharge / charge cycles.
How safe are Hewlett Packard netbook batteries and batteries in general? How do I take care of my Hewlett Packard battery?
DuracellDirect replacement Hewlett Packard netbook batteries, chargers and accessories are very safe, tested and hold various
UL, CE, FCC and RoHS safety certifications before being sold to our customers.
Aftermarket Hewlett Packard batteries from DuracellDirect are very durable but need to be taken care of properly to ensure a
long lasting netbook battery. Avoid leaving your netbook battery in poor environments that include hot temperatures,
freezing temperatures, rain, moisture, high impact, and abusive conditions which can damage or void your Hewlett Packard
netbook battery. Do not disassemble your Hewlett Packard netbook battery as it can damage the internal battery cells and
short circuit the internals. If your Hewlett Packard battery becomes defective, please check to see if it is still under
warranty. If your Hewlett Packard battery is out of warranty, make sure it is disposed of at your nearest battery recycling center.
If you are unsure if our replacement Hewlett Packard netbook battery or Hewlett Packard netbook charger is compatible with your
netbook model, please contact our customer service. We also carry many other manufacturers and brands for
and netbook chargers.
To find Hewlett Packard Batteries, Battery Chargers, Adapters, and Accessories select the model of your Hewlett Packard Netbook.
At DuracellDirect.com we are proud to offer our 100% Customer Satisfaction Guarantee on all of our Hewlett Packard Batteries, Hewlett Packard chargers, Hewlett Packard adapters and accessories.