Document with answers to most popular battery-related questions is ready

Paul Fertser fercerpav at
Fri Aug 7 19:28:04 CEST 2009

Rafael Campos <methril at> writes:
>     Q: But why doesn't it ever stop charging on my device?
>     A: The GSM modem is connected directly to the battery terminals so if
>     it's active, charger will think it's still charging the battery and
>     won't turn off unless GSM becomes inactive. The default threshold is
>     about 16mA, the latest Qi increases the threshold to ~32mA.
> Is this true for gta02 deevices only or it's the same for gta01?

I need to look it up in the datasheet and u-boot for gta01 sources to
say for sure. It should be roughly the same for gta01, if it's not,
it's a bug and should be fixed.

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