- 05-23-2013, 04:05 PM #1
I bought a Lumia 520 for my brother yesterday and he is not happy with the battery performance. The 1430mah battery seems to be draining soon for him as he uses 3G and still the battery is not that good.Value for money though.Anyway , It uses a BL-5J battery and I am planning to buy a spare battery but I have seen the below given products. Please tell me your opinion whether I should go for this or not and what should I do.Thanks.
Aliexpress.com : Buy 2450mAh High Capacity Replacement Gold Battery BL 5J For NOKIA 5230 5800 N900 X6 XpressMusic FREE SHIPPING from Reliable Gold Battery for NOKIA BL-5J 5800 suppliers on Mumu liu's store
BXT 2600mah Standard Li-ion Spare Replacement Battery: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics
- 05-23-2013, 07:53 PM #2
As much as possible, don't buy something that's not a first-party Nokia battery. You should go ahead, if you trust that source.
It's your risk, though, if you want to try it out. The largest official Nokia batteries ever were actually made during the WP era, and even they aren't that large.
Also, the Lumia 520 should last ~5 hours while browsing, according to GSM Arena.I'm also over at the Moriya Shrine! Go there if you're also a fan of Touhou. After all, it is a small community, like WP, right?
05-24-2013, 03:03 AM #7
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If you must have a battery backup, I think its better to go for an external charger. Nokia has a charger called dc16, U can check it out at a Nokia store.
05-27-2013, 12:03 AM #9
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08-24-2013, 04:18 PM #10
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This thread talks about fake golden battery BL-5J with 2430mAh capacity.
High capacity gold bl-5j battery for nokia n900 - Page 3 - maemo.org - Talk
Most ebay china made "long lasting" batteries are a scam.
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