Question: Can I Use A Higher MAh Battery In My Flashlight?

Does the mAh matter on a battery?

In general, the higher the mAh, the longer the battery will last.

If your battery is rechargeable then the mAh rating is how long the battery will last per charge.

The bigger the battery’s gas tank (mAh rating) the longer the flashlight will run..

Can I replace laptop battery with higher mAh?

4400mAh vs 5200mAh vs 5800mAh. I have been asked a few times if its OK to use higher mAh rated batteries in your laptop. The answer is yes, mAh only refers to power capacity and how many milliamps the laptop battery can deliver per hour. The more important compatibility measurement is the voltage it supplies.

Can I use batteries with different mAh?

Can I substitute a higher mAh battery for a lower one? If the batteries are of the same type, i.e. both are NiMH or both are Lithium-ion, then you can use a higher capacity (i.e. higher mAh) battery instead of the lower one. … Using a higher mAh rated battery will allow the device to run longer on a charge.

Is a higher mAh battery better?

mAh means milliamp Hour and is a unit that measures (electric) power over time. It is commonly used to measure the energy capacity of a battery. In general, the more mAh and the longer the battery capacity or battery life. A higher number means that the battery can store more energy, so it has a higher capacity.

Can I replace a 300mah battery with a 600 mAh battery?

You can replace your battery with a slightly different mAh capacity, as long as it is the same voltage; we would recommend choosing your replacement batteries with the nearest possible mAh rating. It is not recommended to replace your batteries with a much higher mAh capacity.

Can I use 600mAh instead of 400mAh?

my existing batteries are 400mAh, will 600mAh work? the 600 mah battery is effectively half again as powerful as the 400 mah battery. you’ll be able to talk longer w/o recharging. it will work fine.