System Calls

batteryState()

System.batteryState, batteryState

Since 1.5.0:

Determines the state of battery charging.

// PROTOTYPE
int batteryState() const

// CONSTANTS
typedef enum {
    BATTERY_STATE_UNKNOWN = 0,
    BATTERY_STATE_NOT_CHARGING = 1,
    BATTERY_STATE_CHARGING = 2,
    BATTERY_STATE_CHARGED = 3,
    BATTERY_STATE_DISCHARGING = 4,
    BATTERY_STATE_FAULT = 5,
    BATTERY_STATE_DISCONNECTED = 6
} battery_state_t;

// EXAMPLE
int batteryState = System.batteryState();
if (batteryState == BATTERY_STATE_CHARGING) {
  Log.info("battery charging");
}

Note:

Power Management including battery state is available on the Boron, B Series SoM, Tracker SoM (Gen 3), Electron, and E Series (Gen 2).

It is not available on the Argon (Gen 3), Photon, or P1 (Gen 2).