photo sharing and upload picture albums photo forums search pictures popular photos photography help login
Type your message and click Add Comment
It is best to login or register first but you may post as a guest.
Enter an optional name and contact email address. Name
Name Email
help private comment
Compass Marine How To | all galleries >> Welcome To >> iPad Charging - How Much Energy? > 100% SOC = -5.64 Ah's
previous | next
100% SOC = -5.64 Ahs

100% SOC = -5.64 Ah's

At 3:18 PM the iPad clicked over to 100% SOC and had consumed -5.64 Ah's to get there. At this point I stopped the test.

DISCLAIMER: It should be noted that my iPad Air does not discontinue charging when it says 100% SOC. It continued drawing 0.8-0.9A for approx 40 minutes beyond where it said "100%". Li batteries, in devices like this, stop charging when truly full. A 100% screen display on the iPad does not necessarily mean it is totally full or done consuming charging energy. After noticing this I discovered that this is a fairly well known issue. It makes sense because tracking Li SOC can be very difficult...

Just because your screen says 100% this does not mean it is full. When the charging icon disappears, then your iPad is fully charged....

other sizes: small medium original
comment | share