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ThinkPad External Battery Charger

2017-08-31, 16:14 PM

Does anyone know where I can buy an Thinkpad External Battery Charger for  Lenovo ThinkPad68+6 Cell Battery part no Lenovo 0C52862.

 

I am based in the UK

 

Thank you

 

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no proper external charger available, but...

2017-08-31, 21:42 PM

As far as I know, there's no external charger available for batteries beyond the T/W x30 series. I got one of those old Lenovo chargers (40Y7625) fpr my W530, but as you can see, the charger had been withdrawn from market in 2014. Lenovo doesn't list your battery as compatible. This is also mentioned in this thread by a moderator.

But: it seems that you can use this charger with some caveats. See this post here.

I'm not aware of any new external charger on the market. Whilste integration a built-in battery in newer models, you can charge and change your plug-in battery without shutting down your notebook. So it seems they decided to ditch an external charging option.

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