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How long does a laptop battery last before you have to buy a new one?

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mommyofone740

Asked by mommyofone740 at 11:38 AM on Jan. 15, 2011 in Technology

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  • Mine went before a year but I let it go dead too many times :(
    jen2774161

    Answer by jen2774161 at 11:39 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • i've had my laptop for 5 years and never need a new battery, just charge it up
    ihave10kids

    Answer by ihave10kids at 11:39 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • I have had my computer for a year and I already have to replace my battery! You'd think they'd last longer seeing as they cost $175!
    Musicmom80

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 11:39 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • It depends on. If you take it out when you use the laptop from charger than it last longer. I think you should ask Google:P It depends on what kind of laptop do you have and how much you use it.
    adriennfaklya

    Answer by adriennfaklya at 11:40 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • ? but good question. hope you get a lot of replies, as i would like to know too!
    boobarandbell

    Answer by boobarandbell at 11:41 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • I have had my laptop for about 3 yrs and it keeps telling me when I turn it on that my battery is nearing the end of it's life cycle so I imagine one day it won't be there but it's plugged in so I haven't worried too much about it
    Moms_Angels1960

    Answer by Moms_Angels1960 at 11:44 AM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • I needed a new battery after 4 years (supposedly, i really needed a new charger cord thing). After a while a battery won't hold a charge as long, so it depends if you want to always have an 8 hour charge or if you want to use it plugged in.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:28 PM on Jan. 15, 2011

  • ive no idea i guess it depends on the usage, check your warranty or user guide, may help you
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 11:50 AM on Jan. 17, 2011

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