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Kingston KPEX100/1GB Battery Prob

The battery on this unit no longer holds a charge. It is out of the 1 year warranty, and Kingston says they do not offer a replacement battery. This makes the unit throw away in just a little over a year. This pretty much sucks in my opinion.

I could install a replacement battery if it were available. Do you have any suggestions for a source for this battery? It looks like a one-of-a-kind battery.

Thanks for your help.

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  • caladesi Jan 27, 2008




    The battery is:

    383553

    850mAH/3.7V

  • caladesi Feb 28, 2008

    I live in Napa, CA, which is about 50 miles NE of San Francisco.



    Bob

  • venu madhav Oct 01, 2008

    I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM. MP3 IS COSTING AROUND 5000 INR EQIVILENT OF 120 USD. BATTERY IS NOT AVAILABLE. I HAVE SENT E MAIL TO THE COMPANY. THEY ARE SAILENT. AGAIN I WILL SEND EMAIL AND GIVE COMPLIANCE ALSO.







    IF ANYBODY HAS ANY FURTHER INFORMATION ON BATTERY PLS INFORM ME







    VENU MADHAV



    vempati_vm@yahoo.com



    INDIA

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It is simple, i had the same problem, i used nokia 6300 battery, worked without any problem, it also expaned the battery life, in 10 hours of playback battery was half

Posted on Aug 16, 2009

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Hi
if its one year old than cannot help. kingston has withdrwan the product becuase of this and other issues.
better to push this at local service centre and u may get it replaced as it was the product issue.
or than throw it away

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Hi
where are u located , city? may be i can get u one
kinsgton has discountined the product
this is unique probelm in this product.

Posted on Feb 28, 2008

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What kinda batery does it look like what model on ebay they make those for this in china wich works great

Posted on Jan 26, 2008

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    nick helpap Jan 26, 2008

    1 x Lithium ion Rechargeable thats what it is but what numbers does it say on yours

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    nick helpap Jan 26, 2008

    http://www.legitreviews.com/article/448/...

    also firmware update for this

  • nick helpap
    nick helpap Jan 26, 2008

    once we know the #s on battery itself we can look up that battery part maby a common style too radio shack might have them also

  • nick helpap
    nick helpap Jan 26, 2008

    is it like a camera small battery is it easy to get to take pic for me email me at drummernick2002@aol.com help u find this

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    nick helpap Jan 27, 2008

    ok ill do sum serching

  • nick helpap
    nick helpap Jan 27, 2008

    i loked all over also dont see any why wont kingston sell u one thats not fair

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    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B016ZR...

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