• News

News

28/07/2017

Procedure to update the battery capacity of replacement battery

 

Overview:

This document is to explain how to update the battery capacity of FZ G1’s battery from 80% to 100% if required.

The recall replacement battery, has battery capacity set to 80% charge by default. (capacity is set to 80% to make it safe for any kind of ignition incident). If users need it to be updated to 100% charge capacity for better battery performance (battery life) in addition to safety against ignition, the tool explained below can be used.

12/06/2017

Dear Valued Customer,

As a result of Panasonic’s ongoing commitment to improving our products and services, we recently identified an issue involving the Panasonic Toughpad FZ-G1 tablet incorporating battery packs that are specified below. The battery pack of the tablet could overheat and ignite, causing a fire hazard.