Will a Generic Battery Work in My Dell Laptop
My Dell XPS L701x needs a new battery.I checked with Dell - live chat -- and they tell me they
don't make the computer any more and don't have any batteries for it and don't know if they ever
will. They gave me a number to call their spare parts department to see if they have any. I'll do
that, but if they don't have any, what should I do?
I've looked at scontobatteria.com and other places online and the reviews for third party batteries are
good. My laptop is 3-1/2 years old and I'm not at all ready to replace it - especially for a
battery. So what do I do? Is there a trustworthy third party battery manufacturer/seI have a DELL
Inspiron laptop. The battery no longer holds a charge longer than 5-10mins, and I can only use
it if it's plugged in. Kind of defeats having a laptop! lol I checked their website and the price
of the battery is way above what I can afford.
I checked pcbatteria.com and there are batteries there within my budget, but I'm wondering if they will
take/hold a charge. I've always heard you HAVE to use DELL with DELL!
Any tips on getting a battery that will work without giving DELL more of my money?
Last edited by youky; 02-18-2013 at 12:52 AM..