Closed Good to drain battery? Tags: Battery Laptops Power Last response: December 28, 2012 9:41 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share computernewb a b D Laptop December 27, 2012 9:36:21 PM hi. i usually keep my laptop on my desk and have the power cord plugged in. I was wondering if its good to drain the battery once in a while? does it extend the battery life? or does it not matter thanks! More about : good drain battery Best solution PaulWilson1965 December 27, 2012 10:22:01 PM Share computernewb said:hi. i usually keep my laptop on my desk and have the power cord plugged in. I was wondering if its good to drain the battery once in a while? does it extend the battery life? or does it not matter thanks! I guess it is not recommended to completely drained lithium ion battery. I may be wrong but this is what i got from an article where i bought my battery https://www.richbattery.com/Key-Tips-to-keep-the-batter... dextermat a b D Laptop December 27, 2012 10:42:50 PM +1 PaulWilson196 Some say its good other say it's not a good think My experience: I drained a few battery when I started repairing laptops: mos of them kept charge for about 30 -45 min. Once drained some of them died while other where ok but didn't keep charge any longer. So I advise against it. Related resources Resolution versus Battery Drain - Forum Usb ports not working after reboot, but if I let the laptop battery drain and th - Forum Lifesavings down the drain . - Forum IPaq 2215 External mic? Power drain of recording? Max reco.. - Forum NiMh batteries drain too quickly - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer computernewb a b D Laptop December 27, 2012 11:00:51 PM Best answer selected by computernewb. Maziar a c 244 D Laptop December 28, 2012 9:41:58 AM This topic has been closed by Maziar Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Axim drains backup battery Forum Does the i7 drain the battery faster than i5 Forum Display graphics degraded after battery drain Forum battery drain Forum Battery Drains too Fast? Forum Laptop crashes though the battery is not completely drained Forum roaming = battery drain ? Forum Battery drain question Forum Battery drain overnight Forum Back light or Inverter? Forum Dell 97 Whr 9-Cell Lithium Battery Slice for Latitude / Precision Forum Laptop good enough for Battlefield 3? Forum Macbook pro 13 inch good enough for this? Forum Is this laptop good enough?(and what is UMA graphics?) Forum Acer Laptop Battery Light Blinking Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !