1. Check out our app, Forums for Android! Download and leave feedback here!

Support Tethering-Battery Question

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by smokeymouse, Jun 23, 2010.

  1. smokeymouse

    smokeymouse Member
    Thread Starter
    15

    May 11, 2010
    23
    0
    15
    So for the summer im stuck at my grandmothers house with no internet access. there are no unsecured wireless networks around so I plan on using my dinc as my internet for these months. My question is if i leave it on for extensive amounts of hours on (say about 8 hours a day) will the battery suffer? will i be better off taking the battery out while im tethering or using my stock battery, since i have the 1750 and dont really care what happens to the stock battery.
     

    Advertisement

  2. necosino

    necosino Well-Known Member
    163

    Apr 14, 2010
    1,962
    338
    163
    Accountant and semi-pro poker player
    Upstate NY
    This won't hurt the phone or your battery at all, as long as you don't have it buried in a couch or under a bunch of stuff, lol..
     
  3. contagous

    contagous Well-Known Member
    93

    May 21, 2010
    966
    132
    93
    Gfx Design / Network Engineer
    Seattle WA
    What he said, I tether pretty much for 5 hours+ everyday, its my only internet source :) its a very great reliable one to
     
  4. yojoe600

    yojoe600 Well-Known Member
    143

    Apr 14, 2010
    2,188
    207
    143
    College Student
    NC
    yea i tether at my house too all day bc i dont have internet here either but u will be fine
     
  5. jamor

    jamor Well-Known Member
    213

    Apr 13, 2010
    3,688
    761
    213
    Planet Earth
    It will hurt your battery if it gets really hot and stays that way for a long period of time.

    The #1 way to damage your battery life is heat.

    [FONT=Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif]Elevated temperatures hasten permanent capacity loss.[/FONT]
     
  6. Tony N.

    Tony N. Well-Known Member
    16

    May 10, 2010
    68
    6
    16
    use the service you pay $30/month for! who cares about battery? they are replaceable.
     

Share This Page

Loading...