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 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 : ForumAxim drains backup battery ForumDoes the i7 drain the battery faster than i5 ForumDisplay graphics degraded after battery drain Forumbattery drain ForumBattery Drains too Fast? ForumLaptop crashes though the battery is not completely drained Forumroaming = battery drain ? ForumBattery drain question ForumBattery drain overnight ForumBack light or Inverter? ForumDell 97 Whr 9-Cell Lithium Battery Slice for Latitude / Precision ForumLaptop good enough for Battlefield 3? ForumMacbook pro 13 inch good enough for this? ForumIs this laptop good enough?(and what is UMA graphics?) ForumAcer Laptop Battery Light Blinking More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !