5 Things you need to avoid while charging your Smartphone
There are certain mistakes that we usually make while charging our mobile phone’s that are actually wrong and we should stop doing immediately.
This are the things to avoid
1.DO NOT CHARGE YOUR PHONE OVERNIGHT
Charging your phone overnight is wrong, you are expected to sleep at least 5 to 8 hours over the night and your phone only needs at most 3 hours to charge fully. Sooner your phone battery will get over stressed which may affects the quality of your phone battery and make your battery to malfunction. Also, battery temperature rises when your phone has been over charged, which is dangerous to the user, it can explode and cause serious injury.
2.DON’T USE ANY CHARGER (USE RECOMMENDED CHARGER)
Many android or windows smart phone uses the micro USB charging port and it seems to be an advantage to people who likes sharing charger.
New phones come with its own recommended charger for use, it is advisable that you use the recommended charger that came with your phone instead of using another brand.
If you notice that your charger is damaged or it isn’t working, go to the store and get the recommended charger for your phone.
3.DON’T USE CHEAP CHARGERS
Cheap chargers are also referred to as fake chargers. these kind of chargers can possibly damage your smart phone, because they do not produce the right voltage that your phone needs for charging.
Most of them release a higher voltage with a lower currents, which will make your phone to charge very slow and damage the battery in it.
4.DON’T CHARGE OR KEEP YOUR PHONE IN A HOT PLACE
Charging for a long time normally increase the temperature of you phone, kepping your phone in hot arrears can cause an explosion ones it gets to a certain temperature.
It is advisable for you to keep your phone in a cool place so as to reduce the temperature when charging.
Also note that never take your mobile phone very close to a fire or petrol or gas either.
5.DON’T USE YOUR PHONE WHILE CHARGING
Normally, using your phone for a long period of time will cause an increase in temperature.
Then when charging, temperature increase is also produced, when phone is on high temperature it can cause explosion or serious injury to the user.
It is advisable that you leave your phone to charge enough before using it.