{"id":8608174216,"title":"Adafruit Lithium Ion Battery - 3.7v 2000mAh","handle":"lithium-ion-battery-3-7v-2000mah","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eLithium ion polymer (also known as 'lipo' or 'lipoly') batteries are thin, light and powerful. The output ranges from 4.2V when completely charged to 3.7V. This battery has a capacity of 2000mAh. If you need a smaller battery, \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/kjdelectronics.myshopify.com\/products\/lithium-ion-battery-3-7v-2000mah\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003ewe also have a 1200mAh+ model here.\u003c\/a\u003e \u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThe batteries come pre-attached with a genuine 2-pin JST-PH connector as shown and include the necessary protection circuitry. 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However, even with this protection \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eit is very important that you only use a Lilon\/Lipoly constant-voltage\/constant current charger to recharge them and at a rate of 2A or less (500mA is best).\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/kjdelectronics.myshopify.com\/products\/adafruit-micro-lipo-w-microusb-jack-usb-liion-lipoly-charger-v1\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003eWe suggest our Micro Lipo charger, which has a 100mA default rate.\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e You can also set the Micro Lipo to 500mA rate for a faster charge.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan\u003eLike most lipos, the batteries we sell do not have thermistors built in. 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The output ranges from 4.2V when completely charged to 3.7V. This battery has a capacity of 2000mAh. If you need a smaller battery, \u003ca href=\"https:\/\/kjdelectronics.myshopify.com\/products\/lithium-ion-battery-3-7v-2000mah\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003ewe also have a 1200mAh+ model here.\u003c\/a\u003e \u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThe batteries come pre-attached with a genuine 2-pin JST-PH connector as shown and include the necessary protection circuitry. Because they have a genuine JST connector, not a knock-off, the cable wont snag or get stuck in a matching JST jack, they click in and out smoothly.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThe included protection circuitry keeps the battery voltage from going too high (over-charging) or low (over-use) which means that the battery will cut-out when completely dead at 3.0V. It will also protect against output shorts. However, even with this protection \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eit is very important that you only use a Lilon\/Lipoly constant-voltage\/constant current charger to recharge them and at a rate of 2A or less (500mA is best).\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/kjdelectronics.myshopify.com\/products\/adafruit-micro-lipo-w-microusb-jack-usb-liion-lipoly-charger-v1\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003eWe suggest our Micro Lipo charger, which has a 100mA default rate.\u003c\/a\u003e\u003cspan\u003e You can also set the Micro Lipo to 500mA rate for a faster charge.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan\u003eLike most lipos, the batteries we sell do not have thermistors built in. This is why we suggest charging at 1 C or even less - 100 to 500mA is a good rate, and available from any USB port if using a USB-powered charger\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch4\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eAdditional Safety\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h4\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eDo not use a NiMH\/NiCad\/lead-acid charger. Also, do not abuse these batteries, do not short, bend, crush or puncture. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNever charge or use unattended. Always inspect batteries and surrounding circuitry constantly for any damage, loose wiring, or possibility of short circuits.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cspan\u003e As with all Lithium ion polymer batteries and with any power source - they should be used by experts who are comfortable working with power supplies\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cem\u003ePlease note: There are some shipping restrictions when it comes to shipping lithium ion batteries. If anything occurs we will notify you as soon as we are aware of an issue with the order.\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e"}

Adafruit Lithium Ion Battery - 3.7v 2000mAh

Product Description

Lithium ion polymer (also known as 'lipo' or 'lipoly') batteries are thin, light and powerful. The output ranges from 4.2V when completely charged to 3.7V. This battery has a capacity of 2000mAh. If you need a smaller battery, we also have a 1200mAh+ model here. 

The batteries come pre-attached with a genuine 2-pin JST-PH connector as shown and include the necessary protection circuitry. Because they have a genuine JST connector, not a knock-off, the cable wont snag or get stuck in a matching JST jack, they click in and out smoothly.

The included protection circuitry keeps the battery voltage from going too high (over-charging) or low (over-use) which means that the battery will cut-out when completely dead at 3.0V. It will also protect against output shorts. However, even with this protection it is very important that you only use a Lilon/Lipoly constant-voltage/constant current charger to recharge them and at a rate of 2A or less (500mA is best). We suggest our Micro Lipo charger, which has a 100mA default rate. You can also set the Micro Lipo to 500mA rate for a faster charge.

Like most lipos, the batteries we sell do not have thermistors built in. This is why we suggest charging at 1 C or even less - 100 to 500mA is a good rate, and available from any USB port if using a USB-powered charger

Additional Safety

Do not use a NiMH/NiCad/lead-acid charger. Also, do not abuse these batteries, do not short, bend, crush or puncture. Never charge or use unattended. Always inspect batteries and surrounding circuitry constantly for any damage, loose wiring, or possibility of short circuits. As with all Lithium ion polymer batteries and with any power source - they should be used by experts who are comfortable working with power supplies

Please note: There are some shipping restrictions when it comes to shipping lithium ion batteries. If anything occurs we will notify you as soon as we are aware of an issue with the order.

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  • Dimensions: 60mm x 36mm x 7mm / 2.4" x 1.4" x 0.3"
  • Weight: 34g
  • Nominal Capacity: 2000mAh ±2%
  • Nominal Voltage: 3.7V
  • Standard Charge Current: ~0.2C / 0.5A
  • Charge Cut-Off Voltage: 4.2V
  • Standard Discharge Current: ~0.2C / 0.5A