I just received my new FP1 battery from the FP shop and was pleased to see that the capacity was increased by ~7.8 %.
Old: 2000 mAh @ 3.7 V = 7.4 Wh
New: 2100 mAh @ 3.8 V = 7.98 Wh
I don’t know when this new battery was introduced and whether it was already in the FP1(U) since I have the First Edition.
Maybe this information is useful to some of you.
Left: Old FP1 first edition battery. Right: new FP1/U replacement battery ordered from FP shop in Feb 2016
That’s new. I have a FP1U with a replacement battery and both only have 2000mAh.
I just checked the batteries for my FP1.
Last september I received a replacement battery for a bloated battery.
And in november I ordered an extra battery, just to have a spare one.
Now I have a 2000 mAh and a 2100 mAh (probably the november battery)
But I dont see any mention of the higher battery capacity in the FP-shop. The picture is the 2000 mAh battery.
The change of the battery supplier as reported in November may be the reason:
We've moved to the new warehouse and our now preparing to send out the Fairphone 2. As for the batteries: there is an actual shortage. We expect to resume shipments from our distribution partner within two weeks. The reason for the shortage is because we have consolidated all battery assembly for both the Fairphone 1 and Fairphone 2 with a new battery supplier. Setting up the new process and ordering battery cells was completed on time, however demand for replacement batteries increased more …