Does a Tablet decrease your battery life? Tags: Power Supplies Battery Laptops Tablets Components Last response: January 15, 2010 11:26 AM in Components Share Anonymous a b ) Power supply a b D Laptop January 12, 2010 11:13:31 PM Well I recently got a tablet, and I was wondering if it would decrease the battery life on my laptop. The battery is Li-On More about : tablet decrease battery life shovenose a b ) Power supply January 12, 2010 11:26:08 PM u mean one of those usb drwing thingies? well of course anything that needs power from the usb port will (tablets, flashdrives, mouseys...) scarletvw January 15, 2010 11:26:58 AM The question doesn't really make any sense. Did you buy some sort of add on for your laptop? or are you talking about that you got a new laptop and its a convertible? Any add on device that you use with a computer that requires power from the laptop will consume power thus decreasing your battery life. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumDoes the battery life decrease when in ac power? ForumIf I overcharge my laptop battery , will the life span decrease ? ForumBigger battery into my Tablet ForumMaintaining a laptop for as long a life possible ForumCheap laptop with decent battery life ForumIf I overcharge my laptop battery , will the life span decrease ? ForumDoes OC decrease PC life ? ForumDoes overclocking decrease life ? ForumLaptop harddrive decrease battery life ForumUsed Vx battery life expectancy? ForumWill overclocking decrease the life spam of my i7-2600K? Forumbattery life Forumbattery life ............... ForumBluetooth and battery life ForumLaptop/ Tablet for College ForumIs there a Tegra 3 Windows 8 Full not RT Tablet out there? ForumPlease help a newbie understand why Seasonic PSU wont turn on :( More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !