Battery Selection For Quadcopter

Hi there everyone. I have a 2205 2500 KV brush less motor for my quadcopter, that requires 12 V for operation. The batteries available are either 3S (11.1 V) or a 4S (14.8 V). Which battery should I use with this motor considering the above situation.

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  • What brand of motor is it?  Motor specs usually don't say a specific voltage, rather the number of cells, like 3S or 4S. 

  • 3s is better like lipo 11.1v 1000mah, if the voltage is over requirement, the motor may damage.


    Ovonic 1000mah 3S 11.1V 35C Lipo Battery Pack with XT60 Plug for Airplane&Heli
    Ovonic 11.1V 35C 1000mah 3S Lipo Battery Pack with XT60 Plug for Airplane&Heli
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