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Cozmo robot won't hold charge?

So I put the little guy on the charger, he lights up, and I wait a good 15 minutes just to make sure the battery is full. I boot up the app and the moment he disconnects from the charger he turns off. I tried a few adapters just to make sure, even plugged the charger directly into my laptop, tried a few outlets and still nothing. He lights up on the base but won't hold the charge. Edit: I have contacted Anki about it, they said they can replace it but y'know...I'm attached.

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Yes -we know about attachments
just try replacing the faulty batteries

Posted on Apr 21, 2017

Testimonial: "That's the problem, it's a custom lithium polymer battery. There isn't anyone who manufactures them aside from Anki - and they don't sell them."

  • Bill Boyd Apr 21, 2017

    that is not quite correct
    Anki make the unit but the battery is made and sold by a vast range of manufacturers
    go google and type in --manufacturers of lithium polymer batteries --and there a dozen different manufacturers sites

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