Keep it in your mind these short tips support you to take more advantage of your battery life.
As you know, apple co does his best to improve the level of its batteries in every new versions. But unfortunately the life of the battery- exactly like the life of every one of us- begins to fade little by little. But there are little things that can really help you in this procedure and get it for longer ,and help you to extend the passing time of your MacBook, MacBook air and also your mac pro.
Look at your battery percentage
It’s clear that just staring on your remain battery ,doesn’t work for you ,it only helps you to get that how much time you have to finish your project on your mac before recharging.so we suggest to add the percentage icon next to battery icon. To do this please :
Click the battery icon in the menu then click show percentage
Don’t forget to take a look on your battery condition some times
For this issue please holds the option key on the keyboard and click on battery icon at the top. You have 4 conditions:
- Normal: The battery is functioning normally.
- Replace Soon: The battery is functioning normally but holds less charge than it did when it was new.
- Replace Now: The battery is functioning normally but holds significantly less charge than it did when it was new. You can continue to use the battery until you replace it without harming your computer.
- Service Battery: The battery isn’t functioning normally, and you may or may not notice a change in its behavior or the amount of charge it holds. Take your computer in for service. You can continue to use your battery before it’s checked without harming your computer.
The design of the MacBook is retaining to 80 percent of its original capacity at 1000 complete charge. For checking your current count you should hold down the option key and click the apple icon in the upper left corner then choose system report then click power from the panel and find the number for your count cycle
Faint the display
The light of the display take a lot of your battery, so it’s better to use your mac with the lower brightness ,and you can set it to become faint when you don’t use your mac or shut off after a period of time. We want to say that you can adjust your brightness of display in every conditions that you prefer.to do this please:
Find system preference >display and unlock the automatically adjust brightness
Always being update
Being update with macOS is equal to get the best battery life, so in the first step to become sure that the update icon is on.Do you know how? Let’s review together:
System preference>software update. Then look at the box of keep my mac update and click the advance then you have several options that you can choose like download them automatically ,install them.
Shut off keyboard light if it isn’t necessary
The backlit of the keyboard is really nice when you are typing during the night, but kill your battery very soon. We suggest keeping it off most of the time, or setting it to shot off after a time, to do this please check the :
System preference>keyboard>turn keyboard lit off when it is inactivity.
Keep your Bluetooth off
Obviously, when there is nothing to connect it to your mac, we suggest that keep your Bluetooth of your system off.
It’s enough to click Bluetooth icon, then turn Bluetooth off
Clear your mac from all apps not using it anymore.
To keep your battery life for longer time, it’s necessary to clear all apps that you don’t use them at all,
To get rid of those apps you should hold the command and Q keys together.to check how much energy that you can save through this job open the activity monitor and click the energy tab.
Take care of your mac from unused dongles.
Let your mac free from USB-connected device. Keep it in your mind that charging your devices like smartphone or your tablet with MacBook can kill your battery too.
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