VC80 UPS Batteries FAQ | Zebra

VC80 UPS Batteries FAQ

Article ID: 30981816

Issue / Question

1. Can the batteries be replaced in the field?
2. If they are replaceable, what is the procedure?
3. When the battery is replaced, is it destructive to the O/S image on the terminal?

Applicable To

VC80

Resolution / Answer

Q: Can the batteries be replaced in the field?  
A: Yes, the UPS battery can be replaced in the field

Q:. If they are replaceable, what is the procedure?
A: The instructions are on our website. Please refer to Installation Instructions: VC80 UPS Battery Pack and Thermal Pad.

Q: When the battery is replaced, is it destructive to the O/S image on the terminal?
A: It does not affect the O/S image on the terminal

Q: What is the recommended best practices to handle batteries?
A: Best Practice Recommendations are posted on Zebra's website. Please refer to Battery Management and Safety Practices for Zebra Mobile Devices using Lithium-ion Batteries. Batteries are recommended to be replaced when the battery reaches 300 to 500 charge cycles (roughly 2 years).

+ Applicable Products

  • VC80 Vehicle-mounted Computer
  • VC80X
  • VC8300