Conanthewarrior Posted November 22, 2015 Author Report Share Posted November 22, 2015 Hi people, you may remember the nightmare I have had with gearbest and Hotcig-so much so I have pre ordered a DNA200 wismec Realaux from the UK-should have it late next week . But, until then, my only dna200 device is the hotcig. I got a replacement battery from fasttech, and read it with my multimeter, 11.31 V, great I thought, a battery that will work. My Actual device was in the USA though undergoing repair by Evolv (I am in the UK).I got the device back, put the battery in, and was greeted for the first time with a device that worked without having to be connected to a computer, I was over the moon. Until I charged it. Cell 1 will not charge past 3.85V, 3.86 if I am Lucky, while cell 2 and 3 charge to 4.2V. This leaves me with instead of 10W/H's, just under 6. So I can use the device, which I am doing now, but the battery does not last long. Is there any way to get this cell to charge to its full capacity? I have spoke to 'Bennett' from hotcig-and he has said due to the things I have been through, he will send me a new DX200 via DHL on Monday, and asked for my name and address. Fingers crossed I get help-third time lucky maybe. BUT I have heard that hotcig and gearbest have been awful to customers, but then people threaten them with something to do with a Chinese Ombudsman, I will have to find more information on it-and each time hotcig and gearbest have refunded or sent a new device straight away. So, any ideas what I can do? This battery is on about its 5th cycle, I was hoping after a few cycles maybe it will come back to life-at first it would only charge to 3.80, but then went up to 3.84, now it hits 3.86, anyone that could help me to get this battery working properly I will be forever thankful. I am just glad I can use it while its on charge-as this and one of my other mods has become my two firm favourites performance wise, just the crappy battery ruins this one. Thanks everyone, Conan. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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