General Anyone using the seidio extended 1750mAh battery?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by inTECHrity, Apr 30, 2010.

  1. inTECHrity

    inTECHrity Well-Known Member
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    Just wondering if anyone has used the 1750 yet and how it was performing! Let us all know...

    My first instinct is to hold out for the OEM 2100 mAh one, but if it the seidio performs well it would be super nice to be able to maintain the phones slim profile..
     

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  2. garment69

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    This is my second day so I expect improvement. Seidio says 5-6 charges to be fully optimized. I was off the charger today at 530 AM. Now amost 9 hours later I am at 50%. Been using the phone alot.
     
  3. jwm2

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    Not worth the money imo. I have 2 of them, one in my wifes eris, and one in my incredible. I don't get much more talk time if any and neither does she.

    Sent from my ADR6300 using Tapatalk
     
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  4. inTECHrity

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    NICE! If I could get get 18 hours using it medium - heavily I would be a happy camper!
     
  5. cdodge

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    Do you get a new back cover with the battery?
     
  6. inTECHrity

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    Nope, its a slim extended. Same size as the original battery.
     
  7. mmisterio

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    2nd day with the seido battery as well. Already notice it lastsmuch longer than stock
     
  8. jbdan

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    Give it a week and it will even improve more :)

    This is how long my 1750 SEIDO battery took to gain full power for lack of better descrip. (really how long it takes phone to calibrate to the battery? idk)

    I have not tested it on the Inc yet but it's quite an improvement on my Eris. I will test out the Inc and SEIDO next week after I've tested the stock red Inc battery.
     
  9. Droidboy850

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    I got my seidio in today... paid $42.95 with shipping. I have noticed a substantial increase in battery life so far today. I am deff glad I bought it!!
     
  10. WARRIIOR

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    I got the battery when I had the Eris. Fits perfectly in the Incredible. The problem is I can't put the damn phone down so the battery is draining like crazy. I might need to take some medication...
     
  11. Droidboy850

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    I agree. I am practically in love with this beautiful thing.
     
  12. Vihzel

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    I bought it from Amazon today for $44.50 (includes $3.99 one day shipping with my Amazon Prime membership). It will arrive tomorrow. I can't wait! :D I'll have the OEM battery as much backup battery. One question though... is there like some standalone charger that kind of battery?
     
  13. whiskeyguy

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    Where is this battery on Amazon? I cannot seem to find it by searching for HTC Incredible Batteries
     
  14. whiskeyguy

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    Thank you sir. As I'm staring at my DI charging for the third time since noon yesterday when I got it, this seems like a must-buy.
     
  15. Droidboy850

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    You won't regret buying it. It makes the Incredible exactly how it should have been from the factory. You will easily make it through a full 7am to midnight as long as your not watching a ton of videos and using the gps to take you every single place you need to go.
     
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  16. mmisterio

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    10 hours off the charger, 55% left

    nuff said
     
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  17. Vihzel

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    Awesome! :) I can't wait for it to arrive and to test it out! I want to get a good few runs through the battery before I take the phone with me on a roadtrip from Indiana to California (going back home from college).
     
  18. entraik

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    what were u getting on the stock?
     
  19. CriticalOutcast

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    I plan on getting a second battery, would like an extended, but one that does not require a new back. Today on my first charge I have been off the charger since 7:20 AM and now at 11:20 I am at 18% with moderate use.
     
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  20. CtK4949

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    Too bad its not red, to match the back of our phone
     
  21. cashX3r0

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    Yep, my 3rd time too. pulled the incredible off tonight at 9pm, its 12pm and I'm at 50%. Games and internet browsing. Looks like I am gonna drop $43 on a new battery.
     
  22. whiskeyguy

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    For some reason the estimated delivery date for the extended battery is May 20th, even though I have free 2 day shipping with Amazon prime. Must be out of stock. I hope it ships sooner.
     
  23. Hand76

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    I just went ahead and ordered one. My battery keeps dying fast. I could live with having to charge it every night, but to have to charge it 2-3 times during the day.....come on.
     
  24. Incredible_Senor

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    I just ordered one as well. I already bought a case, and if I were to wait and buy the OEM extended battery, I would have to buy a new case. That would be another $20-$30 on top of the rumored $60 price for that battery. Figure I'd just buy this $41 battery instead of paying a $80-$90 total for the OEM battery and new case.
     

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