Battery
Information about the battery pack and BMS
Surface RT battery pack with exposed BMS circuit

Batteries are dangerous, working on one is difficult and require patience and skills! Do not disassemble, peel or remove one from the device unless you know what you're doing!

Specifications of the battery pack

Specifications
Title
Manufacturer
Samsung
Capacity
31.5Wh
Voltage
7.4V
Model number
P21GK3

BMS (Battery Management System)

A battery pack requires a reliable BMS. Without it you can't control and balance the cells, leading to fire hazards.
Overview
BMS
Cable

IC's marked with 1-3:

    2.
    ???

High resolution mock-up of BMS board

BMS board part 1
BMS board part 2
BMS board part 3
BMS board part 4
Cable

Macro shots of the various IC's

Chip 1
Chips 2
Chip 3
Chip 4
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