Reply to post: Re: Will Opportunity outlive Curiosity?

Opportunity rover survives Martian winter for eighth time

cray74 Silver badge

Re: Will Opportunity outlive Curiosity?

When Curiosity's nuclear battery runs out.

RTGs generally deliver useful power for decades, based on the Pioneer 11-12 and Voyager 1 & 2 examples. I'd expect something else would give out on Curiosity first, like its wheels, batteries, or flash memory.

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