Information regarding the Houston Tech HT12888A (CMOS):
We have discovered that Houston Tech has discontinued the battery model, Houston Tech HT12888A REAL TIME and any other Houston Tech battery with "888" in its model number. Because of the unique size, shape, and consistency of the battery, it leaves those looking for a replacement stuck between a rock and a hard place. Unfortunately, they cannot be replaced. Owner's of these Houston Tech batteries will have to replace the existing motherboard. Click here to view our selection of quality replacement motherboards. If you have a question about a particular motherboard please feel free to Contact Us.
CMOS batteries (clock batteries) are found on the laptops' motherboards and are responsible for maintaining the time, date and configuration information when the laptops are turned off.
RAM batteries (resume batteries) are found in most newer laptops and are responsible for storing the RAM contents in case of power failure or when the user "hot swaps" the main battery.
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