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Last year Spektrum launched its own Smart Technology LiPo Battery Systems. When a Smart battery is connected to a Smart charger, unique parameters and health of that Smart LiPo battery upload from the Smart memory microchip integrated into the battery. In this video Tom goes in depth into the differences when using a Spektrum Smart Battery vs Using a Non-Smart “Dumb” battery with Spektrum Smart Technology Products.

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Spektrum S120 USB-C Smart Charger

Spektrum, part of the big Horizon Hobby family, keeps expanding its own Smart Technology lineup (that debuted last year). Now it’s the time of the S120 USB-C Smart Charger that features Spektrum Smart Charging technology in a small and simple to use platform. This 20W charger easily charges compatible Spektrum Smart batteries conveniently from almost any USB power source. When a Smart battery is connected, the S120 immediately detects the battery information and automatically begins to charge. Spektrum Smart charging is designed to be safe, intuitive and convenient.

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Yokomo released a new Silicon-Graphene based Li HV battery (under its Racing Performer brand). This LiPo battery is specifically engineered to provide high speed, high power, and a LCG for 1/10 EP touring cars. In order to compete at the top of the world, the pack uses 140C discharge Silicon-Graphite cells, with SLCG (Super Low Center Gravity).

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Spektrum: Smart Technology LiPo Battery Lineup is growing

Spektrum is expanding its own Smart Technology LiPo Battery Lineup that debuted last year. When a Smart battery is connected to a Spektrum Smart charger, unique parameters and health of that Smart LiPo battery upload from the Smart memory microchip integrated into the battery.

Through the charger, you can view and set preferences, such as charge rates, so that all you have to do to charge the pack every time is press the charger “Start” button. Smart technology takes care of the rest.

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REEDY zappers

Reedy announced that the new Zappers SG2 HV-LiPo 4S batteries are in stock and ready to ship! These batteries continue to use silicon-graphene construction but with an emphasis on reducing internal resistance and increasing cycle life making them the ultimate choice for 1/8 buggy and truggy racers.

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