Laptop Batteries for HP Pavilion

Laptop batteries for Hewlett Packard (HP) Pavilion computers are available with various battery lifes. Before buying a laptop battery, it is important to check that the battery will work with the laptop it is going to be used in. It is advisable to check the laptop's manual to see which batteries are suitable.

Sellers will often list which batteries they feel will work for a particular laptop, but it is still useful to carry out some extra research before making a purchase.

HP Laptop battery cells

Laptop batteries are made up of cells. A battery with a lot of cells will stay charged for longer than one with fewer. For HP Pavilion laptops , the batteries will have between 2 and 12 cells.

Over time, all laptop batteries will lose power and not hold their charge as well as when the machine was new. However, if the laptop has been well cared for, it should be possible to get many years life out of the battery.

Although a battery with a lot of cells will stay charged for longer, they will also usually make the laptop heavier, making portability a little more difficult.

Removing a laptop battery

As with any electrical appliance, it is important to disconnect the laptop from its power supply before removing the battery. Once the power supply has been turned off, it is a case of following the manufacturer's guide to remove the old battery and insert the new one. Batteries of any kind need to be disposed of in a responsible way.

The condition of laptop batteries available for HP Pavilion machines will range from used to new. Used will include batteries for sale that aren't working and purchased for spares or repairs.

New HP Pavilion laptop batteries will usually come with a warranty lasting between 12 and 24 months.