Charging the battery¶
To charge Pepper‘s battery:
|Plug the charger to the mains.|
Move Pepper close enough.
If you have to move Pepper while off, see: Moving Pepper while off.
Lift the power hatch.
Note: for safety reasons, as soon as the power hatch is opened, Pepper cannot move around.
Plug the charger cable:
Put the plug into the socket and turn gently clockwise until the check valve snaps.
Follow the charging progress.
When Pepper is fully charged, the charger LED becomes green and the Status LEDs are blinking green.
For further details, see: Battery - notifications.
When Pepper is charged enough:
If you have a Charging station installed and configured, Pepper is able to find it and to go on it when necessary.
To configure the automatic usage of the Charging Station see: Charging Station Settings.
Precautions during use¶
While Pepper is on his way
- Do not push Pepper yourself on the Charging station, or proceed with extreme caution.
While Pepper is on the Charging station
When Pepper is on his Charging station, only Activities explicitely authorized on Charging Station can run.
Charging seems longer than usual, why?
- If the battery is already hot, for example because Pepper has danced for a long time, the charging process may wait for battery cooling before proceeding.