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The past few days I have had a major problem with the battery life on my K1.  When it first started...really quite suddenly, without any sort of warning, I assumed the original battery (in use since last August) had finally given up the ghost.  So I replaced it, and put the Kindle on the charger overnight.

Last evening I read for about two to three hours, at which point the battery icon indicated I had lost about 1/4 of the battery life (which seemed really quick to me).  I again charged the unit overnight.

This morning, I read for less than half hour, and was at 1/2 power per the icon.  I turned the unit off to check and make sure the battery connection was fully seated.  All was as it should be.  When I turned the unit back on, I was at 1/4 battery life.


I only turn on whisper net when I'm actually downloading a book, which I haven't done in about two weeks, so I don't think it's anything to do with reindexing.

Any ideas?  I am FRANTIC!!!  I don't want Bemis to die!!! (I am also about 1/4 of the way through Pillars of the Earth, and wanted to read this weekend without being tethered to a power cord!)

Your help is appreciated.
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