Patent Number: 6,166,522

Title: Battery conditioning scheme

Abstract: A portable radio (306) provides a selectable and/or automatic battery conditioning mode of operation (400). Battery conditioning is achieved by discharge state (410) that discharges the battery down to a predetermined threshold using existing radio circuitry (308).

Inventors: Patino; Joseph (Pembroke Pines, FL), Leizerovich; Gustavo D. (Aventura, FL)

Assignee: Motorola, Inc.

International Classification: H02J 7/00 (20060101); H02J 007/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013