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Support Flipout battery compatibility problem!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by bumfluff, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. bumfluff

    bumfluff New Member
    Thread Starter

    Jan 26, 2011
    Hey everybody.

    I'm new to android and motorola, and though I know a fair bit about computers, I know next to nothing about phones. So I thought somebody here might help me.

    Basically, I've owned a motorola flipout for about a month and a half now (it's great, but a bit screwed up, but thats not what I'm talking about atm). Last night I ran home and it dropped out my pocket, the battery connecting thingymajigg died, I took it into a shop, and now I apparently need a new battery (the guy in the shop replaced it with another battery, but I didnt see the type, and it worked fine). Through several hours of searching, apparently there are two batterys of the type 'BT60' that I see on the front of my battery case.

    The first one is this:
    .. with the Motorola M on the bottom right

    The second one is this:
    ... with the small Motorola M on the top right and more writing along with a CE and other funky stuff.

    The second one is the one I originally got with my Motorola Flipout. Most sites I normally buy from (amazon.co.uk, basically) only stock the first; but the internet has conflicting ideas on which one is compatible with the Flipout. A few sites (Motorola Standard Battery BT60 for Flipside, Flipout - Android Batteries - Android Community Store) tell me that the second one is specifically built for the Flipout (one also said for the Flipside). The first one costs about


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