Navigating battery choices in IoT: An extensive survey of technologies and their applications

Kareeb Hasan, Neil Tom, Mehmet Rasit Yuce

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In recent years, there has been significant progress in IoT solutions for a variety of fields. The real-time functionality and remote deployment of IoT solutions are two crucial aspects that are necessary for their successful implementation. To achieve this, external batteries play a major role. While lithium–ion batteries are often the go-to choice for IoT devices, it is essential to recognise that different IoT applications have unique needs. Therefore, it is important to conduct a thorough examination of existing battery solutions and their suitability for various IoT applications. This paper presents an extensive survey of different battery technologies, accompanied by an assessment of their applicability in different IoT applications. The aim is to offer a clear and practical guide for researchers and professionals seeking the best battery solutions for their IoT applications.

Original languageEnglish
Article number580
Number of pages26
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2 Dec 2023


  • battery evaluation
  • primary batteries
  • secondary batteries

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