Mugen has a beastly 4000mAh battery for the Galaxy Nexus

Mugen has a beastly 4000mAh battery for the Galaxy Nexus
This one is pretty crazy. We love extended batteries, but there has to be a line drawn in the sand at some point, and we're thinking that Mugen has found that line with its new extended battery for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Obviously, it's a tough trick to balance adding power to a battery and adding overall bulk to a device, and Mugen has clearly ignored that. 

Mugen has shown off a 4000mAh extended battery for the GSM Samsung Galaxy Nexus, which should certainly add quite a bit of battery life over the stock 1750mAh battery that comes with the device. The trouble is that adding the battery plus the custom battery door to your Nexus will make it look as though you've glued a second phone to the back of your device. 

Luckily, there is a kickstand on the battery door, but we're not sure that makes up for how ridiculous such a large battery looks. If you are interested, the battery and door will cost you $99 and will start shipping on the 9th according to Mugen. Still, it's nice that GSM Nexus owners are getting an option, since the recent 3800mAh battery we saw from Seidio was only for the Verizon Galaxy Nexus. 

source: Mugen via Droid Life

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9. testman22

Posts: 339; Member since: Nov 03, 2009


10. Jeromeo

Posts: 135; Member since: Jan 11, 2010

Most extended batteries don't include the NFC chip which the stock battery has built-in. Testman22 asked the most important question.


Posts: 3131; Member since: Jan 12, 2010

I will be picking this bad boy up soon.

6. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Meh, you should see the 4500mah battery for the Sony xperia arc. It's nicely curved and all..makes it look like a breached whale

5. medicci37

Posts: 1361; Member since: Nov 19, 2011

Need to do better checking your facts. Nexus has a 1850 mah battery.

8. galanoth

Posts: 428; Member since: Nov 26, 2011

The Verizon version has an 1850 battery. The international Nexus has the 1750.

3. Alantef

Posts: 288; Member since: Sep 14, 2011

this is crazy lol....i wouldn't use it but damn i wanna see if i could make the battery go dead in a day....HUMMER IT!!!!

2. cepcamba

Posts: 717; Member since: Feb 27, 2012

That's neat-o! :p Sucker for extended batts here :p

4. theBankRobber

Posts: 682; Member since: Sep 22, 2011

Haha me to, I have been really thinking about getting one for my Photon. But im holding out hoping Motorola might come out with one of those new 3300mah batteries :)

1. gallitoking

Posts: 4721; Member since: May 17, 2011

going back to brick phones

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