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BATTERY CONTACT ELIMINATION THROUGH DUAL USE OF RT LINE FOR TEMPERATURE AND CAPACITY

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000007606D
Original Publication Date: 1996-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Apr-09
Document File: 2 page(s) / 102K

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Joseph Patitio

Abstract

This invention provides a means of detecting the battery's temperature and capacity or related param- eter while eliminating a battery contact and associated charger contact by using the existing thermistor port in a dual function capability. This is a cost savings to the battery and charger.