Battery manufacturer CATL unveils LFP battery with 1,000km range on a single charge

CATL, one of the world's largest battery manufacturers that deals with batteries for EVs, has announced the ultra-fast charging battery ' Shenxing Plus ', an improved version of the fast charging battery 'Shenxing'. With a charging speed of '1 km can be driven with 1 second of charging', the range exceeds 1000 km.

CATL Launches Shenxing PLUS with 1000km Range and 4C Ultra-Fast Charging | Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL) Press Release | Kyodo News PR Wire

Chinese EV battery maker CATL unveils LFP battery with 1,000 km range | Reuters

CATL's 1,000-km LFP EV battery super-charges at 1 km/sec

In August 2023, CATL announced the 'Shenxing' battery, which has an overwhelming charging speed that allows a vehicle to travel 400 km on just 10 minutes of charging.

Major EV battery manufacturer CATL announces ultra-fast charging battery that can run 400 km with 10 minutes of charging, shipments to start in 2024 - GIGAZINE

Six months later, they announced the new 'Shenxing Plus,' which has a range of 1,000 km with 4C ultra-fast charging. The '4C' stands for the C rate , which indicates the charging and discharging speed, and indicates that it can be charged and discharged at a high output. In addition to the long range, it can also achieve a range of 600 km with just 10 minutes of charging.

In addition, CATL has begun building the 'Shenxing Superfast Charging Network' to build China's largest ultra-fast charging service platform, leveraging the strengths of Shenxing Plus.

The release date of Shenxing Plus has not yet been decided.

in Hardware, Posted by logc_nt