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No lithium-ion battery by any manufacturer is allowed to "overcharge" to any degree whatsoever. If that was allowed, the battery would enter an unsafe condition. (Unsafe as in not just for the battery, but for anything near it...) There is one time when you might want to disconnect the power cable. If the computer is running hot for a prolonged or repeated ...
Since iOS can indicate the charge in percentages, you could simply get a pencil and some graph paper and wake the screen periodically and record the displayed percentages to fit that data to a charging curve. We have some questions about getting the charge rate programmatically in iTunes, and you could ask if there is an API (private or public) by opening a ...
If yes, what is the price of new charger in India? You can find an Apple Retailer in your area to get pricing on a new Power Adapter.
Sure you can. I am doing that quite often, and even though it takes longer to charge, for travelling, when I carry both my iPhone and iPad, it is nice to only carry the small iPhone charger.
I went to Apple Support and even though it looked like a software issue, they just exchanged the power supply and now it's working perfectly again.
It will likely depend on the pins you are using on the iPhone end. A modified cable should be able to cut the charge sense portion of the signal (or otherwise manipulate the call for charge signal) while allowing the sync portion of the USB signal to pass.
Israel has 220v/50Hz power that's standard throughout most of the world, so if there are problems with using an iPad charger to charge, it would most likely be due to substandard local power and not some problem with your equipment. Even in high power mode, charging from a MacBook Pro is not a good option to charge an iPad unless it's in AirPlane mode with ...
Ideally you should let your computer discharge completely every month to avoid losing battery capacity. Apple has a calendar to remind discharging the computer every month at webcal://www.apple.com/batteries/images/notebook_icalreminder.ics
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