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Nickel Metal Hydride, these cellphone batteries can have 30% more capacity than a same sized NiCad battery. These batteries are also relatively non toxic. However, unlike NiCad, deep cycling or discharging of the battery contributes to a decline in it's life, and so does constant over-charging. In general, Nickel Metal Hydride technology is more sensitive to overcharge, but the recommended charging process is a constant charge. They should always be rapid charged.

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