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28/04/2020

How do you use the Anker PowerCore 10400?

How do you use the Anker PowerCore 10400?

Read the safety instructions!

  1. Connect the Anker PowerCore 10400 portable charger to a power source (such as a computer or power outlet) using the supplied Micro USB cable.
  2. The four LEDs indicate the charging progress. Once the power bank is fully charged, all four LEDs will shut off.
  3. Step 3 (optional)

What is the button for on Anker power bank?

The small button on the side of the device can be pressed to check the current battery status. 1 LED flashes: Battery has 25% capacity.

What does green light mean on Anker charger?

When you use the Anker Battery to charge your device (e.g., a cell phone), a steady green light lets you know it’s charging. The green light turns off when fully charged.

How long does it take for Anker PowerCore 10400 to charge?

2 amp input: Since this has a 10,400mAh capacity, it would normally take a long time to recharge. However, this Anker unit has a 2 amp input, so it charges twice as fast as other units (it can typically fully charge overnight at 2 amps).

What is the button on the side of this portable charger for?

A button is located on the side of the Mobile Power Bank. When the button is pressed once, the LED indicators will illuminate to show how much battery capacity is left. When held down, this button turns off the LED indicators and stops any device charging taking place.

Can lithium ion batteries be trickle charged?

The lithium ion battery is easy to charge. It is important to note that trickle charging is not acceptable for lithium batteries. The Li-ion chemistry cannot accept an overcharge without causing damage to the cell, possibly plating out lithium metal and becoming hazardous. Float charging, however, is a useful option.

What is the trickle charge method?

Trickle charging means charging a fully charged battery at a rate equal to its self-discharge rate, thus enabling the battery to remain at its fully charged level; this state occurs almost exclusively when the battery is not loaded, as trickle charging will not keep a battery charged if current is being drawn by a load …

How do I know if my Anker PowerCore is charging?

This device only requires a 5V input, so it can be charged with any standard USB charging block or via a USB port on your computer. When charging, an orange light will appear up top (where the green light is when using the portable charger), and will then turn green once the device is done charging.

How long does it take to fully charge an Anker portable charger?

11-12 hours
It takes alomost 11-12 hours to fully charge the battery with a 2A wall charger.

How to charge Anker PowerCore 10400 portable charger?

Read the safety instructions! Connect the Anker PowerCore 10400 portable charger to a power source (such as a computer or power outlet) using the supplied Micro USB cable. The four LEDs indicate the charging progress. Once the power bank is fully charged, all four LEDs will shut off.

How many times does Anker PowerCore 13000 recharge?

The 10,400mAh capacity of this model is good for about 4 full recharges for an iPhone. This power bank comes with many of the same features of the PowerCore 13000 that I recently reviewed, at a slightly smaller capacity and weight. 10,400mAh capacity: The 10,400mAh is enough to recharge an iPhone about 4 times and an iPad about 1 time.

Is the Anker PowerCore compatible with Android phones?

The powercore is compatible with Android, Apple and almost all other devices charged via USB. It has a maximum output of 3.0A shared between the ports with each port able to deliver the full 2.4A.

What’s the difference between Anker Astro and PowerCore?

Anker’s new PowerCore line features a new matte finish compared to the shiny (and fingerprint-attracting) exterior of the Astro series. The internal battery cells have also been updated. Also note that there is no flashlight LED on this PowerCore unit.