Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

  1. r62ewa

    Mar 30, 2016
    Likes Received:
    How is the battery charge count determined, does the battery know when it has been plugged in to the charger and count that, or does it get a count when it is placed into the Phantom?

    I ask as I have a battery that I noticed was at 19 charges, ready for the 8% cycle routine but I only flew it down to 30% as I was still in the process of flying. After I flew another battery I figured I would place the 19 charge battery back in and fly until it reached 10% and then let it cycle down to 8% but when I looked at the charge count when I put it back in the Phantom it showed 21 charges. So that had me wondering if it counts charges from being charged or placed into the Phantom?
Similar Threads - Battery Charge Count Forum Date
Battery charge ‘counter register’ not correct Pro/Adv Discussion Saturday at 6:18 PM
Is there a way to check battery charge count without a P4? Phantom 4 Discussion Dec 10, 2017
Read Phantom 3 battery charge count? Pro/Adv Discussion Oct 8, 2015
Professional P# Battery Charge Count Phantom 3 Help Aug 14, 2015
How to force charge Phantom 4 Pro battery Phantom 4 Pro Help Dec 30, 2017