Is a lipo battery AC or DC?
Understanding the DC Nature of LiPo Batteries
As a leading LiPo battery manufacturer, LiPol Battery Co., Ltd is dedicated to not only providing you with high-quality battery solutions but also equipping you with the knowledge to better understand these technologies. In this article, we will delve into a fundamental question: Is a LiPo battery AC or DC?
LiPo Batteries: The DC Powerhouse
In essence, a LiPo battery, like all batteries, is a Direct Current (DC) power source. This means it provides a steady flow of electric current in a single, unchanging direction. But what does this mean, and why does it matter? Let’s break it down.
Understanding AC and DC:
Alternating Current (AC) and Direct Current (DC) are two fundamental types of electric current. AC, as the name suggests, alternates its direction of flow periodically. This is the type of electricity typically supplied to your home by the power grid.
On the other hand, DC maintains a consistent flow in one direction, and this is the kind of power that batteries, including LiPo batteries, supply. Devices such as smartphones, laptops, and drones, which use batteries as their power source, operate on DC.
Why DC for LiPo Batteries?
Simplicity and Efficiency: DC circuits are simpler and more efficient for small electronic devices. They don’t require transformers or other components to convert the current, which AC devices often do.
Stability: DC provides a constant voltage, ensuring the stable operation of electronic devices. This stability is crucial for devices that require precision, like drones or GPS units.
Safety: Lower voltage DC power is generally safer for consumer use, reducing the risk of electric shock.
Why Understanding AC and DC Matters?
Knowing the difference between AC and DC is vital when it comes to powering your devices. For instance, while your LiPo battery powered device operates on DC, the charger you plug into your wall outlet receives AC from your home’s power supply. This AC must be converted to DC to safely and effectively charge your LiPo battery, a task handled by the power adapter or charger.
Understanding the basics of how electricity and LiPo batteries work can empower you to make better decisions about your power needs and troubleshoot potential issues. Remember, every LiPo battery from LiPol Battery Co., Ltd is a reliable DC power source designed with the highest standards of quality, safety, and performance.
Explore our website to learn more about our extensive range of LiPo batteries or reach out to our team of experts for any questions or personalized advice. We’re here to power your world with our knowledge and our high-quality LiPo batteries
DC LiPo Battery Models
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3.7V Lithium Polymer Battery LP803378 2500mAh 9.25Wh with PCM and wires and Molex...
7.4V Lithium Polymer Battery LP436780 2S 4000mAh 29.6Wh with PCM and wiresBattery Type: Lithium...
3.7V Lithium Polymer Battery LP905857 4000mAh 14.8Wh with PCM and wires and JST SHR-02V-S-BBattery...
3.7V Round Lithium Polymer Battery LPR302823 140mAhBattery Type: Lithium polymer...
3.7V Round Lithium Polymer Battery LPR604543 1050mAhBattery Type: Lithium Polymer...
Cylinder Lithium Polymer Battery 3.7V LPC21350 1200mAh 4.44WhBattery Type: Lithium polymer...
Cylindrical Lithium Polymer Battery 3.7V LPC22300 1000mAh 3.7WhBattery Type: Lithium polymer...
Li-ion Battery LP18650D 2S3P 7.4V 6600mAh 48.84WhBattery Type: Lithium polymer...
Fixed Li-ion Battery 3.7V LP18650A+ 3P 10500mAh In StockBattery Type: Lithium Polymer...
Hard Shell Lithium-ion Battery LP14250 3.7V 300mAh 5CBattery Type: Hard Shell Lithium-ion...
Hard Shell Lithium-ion Battery LP15270 3.7V 400mAh 5CBattery Type: Hard Shell Lithium-ion...
How to order lithium polymer batteries?
1. Send your Requirements
Find us through the sidebar contact form, send us your requirements for the lipo battery, such as dimensions(thickness x width x length), voltage, capacity, max working current, protection circuit module(PCM), wires request, thermistor(NTC), connector type, etc. We will recommend the best suitable rechargeable lithium polymer battery for you.
When we receive your inquiries, we will reply to you within 12 hours. We mainly communicate by email.
3. Order Process
When you are ready to place lithium polymer battery orders with us, we will confirm the battery models, quantities, prices, and other details, and send you an invoice for payment. We accept PayPal payments, credit cards payment, and bank transfer payments. Then, we will arrange your order. The lead time depends on specific orders.
When we finish the lithium polymer batteries, we will ship them via DHL/UPS/FedEx air shipping, it is safe and fast. And, we will send the tracking number to you when we get it.
Our warranty for the lithium polymer battery is one year after the sale. (Refund or resend batteries)
Range of warranty: There is low voltage, expansion, or leakage with the correct use of the lithium polymer battery in the warranty period.