1. How Long Will the New Sony VGP-BPS9/B VGP-BPS9/S laptop battery Power the Laptop?
Battery run-time on a laptop is difficult to determine. The use of the screen, the hard drive and other accessories results in an additional drain upon the battery, effectively reducing its running time. Generally, a new Hi-Capacity Sony VGP-BPS9/B VGP-BPS9/S laptop battery will run 30% to 50% longer than the old battery did when it was new.
2. How can I maximize Sony VGP-BPS9/B VGP-BPS9/S battery performance?
There are several steps you can take to insure that you get maximum performance from your new Battery for Sony VGP-BPS9/B VGP-BPS9/S notebook:
A. Breaking In New Battery
New Sony VGP-BPS9/B VGP-BPS9/S Laptop Battery come in a discharged condition and must be fully charged before use. It is recommended that you fully charge and discharge your new battery two to four times to allow it to reach its maximum rated capacity.
B. It's a good idea to clean dirty battery contacts with a cotton swab and alcohol. This helps maintain a good connection between the battery and your portable device.
C. Exercise Your New buy Sony VGP-BPS9/B VGP-BPS9/S Battery
Do not leave your battery dormant for long periods of time. We recommend using the battery at least once every two to three weeks. If a battery has not been used for a long period of time, perform the new battery break in procedure described above.
D. Battery Storage
If you don't plan on using the rechargeable Sony VGP-BPS9/B VGP-BPS9/S notebook battery for a month or more, we recommend storing it in a clean, dry, cool place away from heat and metal objects. Ni-Cd, Ni-MH and Li-Ion batteries will self-discharge during storage; remember to break them in before use.