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Vertex vx454 battery question

firebell9137

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Hi all. I have a Vertex vx454 radio. Love it by the way but was wondering if theres any tips you guys know about reading the battery icon for what percentage its at? It has 3 bars on the icon. Lithium ion. I get 4 bars to understand now to read but not 3. Lol. Any help. Thanks
 

notmyj

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From my experience with the 450 series, (459 and 454) is as follows. 3 bars is 100-75. 2 is 75-50. 1 is 50-25. No bars is below 25. This just from my experience, but when I get to one bar, I make sure I have another battery or charge that one
 

firebell9137

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Oct 24, 2013
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From my experience with the 450 series, (459 and 454) is as follows. 3 bars is 100-75. 2 is 75-50. 1 is 50-25. No bars is below 25. This just from my experience, but when I get to one bar, I make sure I have another battery or charge that one
Thanks makes sense to me. Im used to 4 bars by 25% lol. It's a 2200mah battery and has been on for starting 3 days ago. It's at 1 bar but not flashing or anything. I dont transmit, just listen. And have the battery saver on for rx. Longest battery ive ever had. Thanks again
 
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