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Science: Why charging phones overnight is a bad idea

Science: Why charging phones overnight is a bad idea

To know the answer to that question, we need to know a little more about the personalities of a Lithium Ion or Lithium Polymer battery. These are the same exact types of batteries commonly found in your mobile phones. I’ve studied these batteries for years due to my love of gadgets and because of my hobby in radio control racing.

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How to make the batteries last longer per charge? How to prolong their lifespan? How to prevent having batteries explode in my face? These are important questions to me and I’ve spent lots of time digging.

While the internet is a convenient tool, there are simply too many misconceptions about your smartphone batteries floating around on the internet. No thanks to the fact that Lithium Ion/Polymer batteries behave very differently