Why Does Your Phone Battery Suck?

Why Does Your Phone Battery Suck?

There have been hundreds of new advances in mobile technology, but batteries have stayed roughly the same since the 1970s. The small steps forward in battery development haven't matched the pace of technological progress, which is why your phone battery probably won't last the rest of the day. Learn about why this is the case, and the possible advances in the batteries of the future, in the video below.

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