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What type of battery is in the newer I Phones?

Asked by Gordon (1points) October 22nd, 2010

Is it a Lithium Ion or a Lithium Polymer, and what’s the difference?

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jerv's avatar

The iPhone 4 has a Lithium-ion battery.

The difference is mainly the manner in which the electrolyte is held. Li-po packs are a variation of Li-ion packs that are easier to make into various shapes but have a few quirks and are less mature technology.

LocoLuke's avatar

searching amazon for a replacement iphone 4 battery returns this:
it lists it as li-ion polymer battery.

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