|author||Uwe Freese <email@example.com>||2002-12-15 23:25:27 +0000|
|committer||Uwe Freese <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2002-12-15 23:25:27 +0000|
trickle charge setting in menu is there, also batt. capacity
git-svn-id: svn://svn.rockbox.org/rockbox/trunk@3005 a1c6a512-1295-4272-9138-f99709370657
Diffstat (limited to 'docs/CHARGING_ALGORITHM')
1 files changed, 5 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/docs/CHARGING_ALGORITHM b/docs/CHARGING_ALGORITHM
index 38a445490a..7bbdd60fe8 100755
@@ -62,7 +62,7 @@ with a constant current of about 350mA. The charging is stopped for three reason
The max duration is calculated dynamically. The time depends on how full the
battery is when charging is started. For a nearly full battery, the max duration
is low, for an empty one, it is a high value. The exact formula can be found in
-the source code.
+the source code. The battery capacity is also considered here.
[DELTA PEAK - WHY DOES IT WORK?]
@@ -148,10 +148,10 @@ In simple words, it is
remaining time = remaining battery energy / power consumption of AJB
-With using the battery courves described above and a battery capacity (a
-constant in powermgmt.h), the remaining capacity is calculated. For the power
-consumption, a usual constant value is used. If the LED backlight is set to
-always on, it is also considered.
+With using the battery courves described above and the battery capacity you
+selected in the settings menu, the remaining capacity is calculated. For the
+power consumption, a usual constant value is used. If the LED backlight is set
+to always on, it is also considered.
@@ -177,8 +177,6 @@ the charger is turned on):
[WHICH CHARGING MODE TO USE]
-(trickle charge on and off not implemented yet!)
If you use your AJB connected to the power supply the whole time, select "deep
discharge on" and "trickle charge off".