Efest IMR18650 2500mAh (Purple) 2014

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Official specifications:
Efest%20IMR18650%202500mAh%20(Purple)%202014-info

This is a very high current battery, but the 35A rating might be a bit optimistic.

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Efest%20IMR18650%202500mAh%20(Purple)%202014-Capacity

These curves shows a very good battery, there is a good tracking between the batteries and not much capacity drop from 0.2A to 20A.

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Conclusion

Usual a battery with unspecified cell will not get better rating than acceptable, but there is no doubt this is a very good cell that is used here.



Notes and links

The batteries was supplied by Akkuteile.de for review.

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