Users of the new MacBook Pro complain about the battery life of a laptop is 3-6 hours instead of the stated 10
The first buyers of MacBook Pro with Touch pannel Bar unhappy with their battery life. According to the manufacturer is 10 hours portable computers work without recharging from 3 to 6 hours.
“Now I have connected an external monitor with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, open sites in Chrome. Once charged, the laptop runs about 3 hours. If you play something even less,” writes Reddit user under the nickname SRTM.
“A week ago I purchased the 13-inch model with a Touch panel Bar. If you use a laptop in a lightweight mode, mostly for surfing, you can get from 5 to 6.5 hours. Apple claims about 10 hours of surfing the web, but in my case the laptop won’t last,” says Aioriya.
15-inch MacBook Pro worked 3 hours 39 minutes
According to a Reddit user under the nickname Azr-79, its a base model MacBook Pro with 15-inch screen works not longer than 3 hours and 45 minutes on a single charge, although this, he said, is about “normal use” – surfing the web, watching videos on YouTube, software development.
12 minutes battery MacBook Pro is dead from 10% to 5%
A MacRumors reader Cattle noticed that his laptop was the battery level dropped from 10% to 5% in just 12 minutes. The only energy-consuming application was Google Chrome. Users of the forum Reddit often talking about 3, 5 or 6 hours of Autonomous work.
At the same time, some owners of MacBook Pro satisfied with the battery life. Thus, the user Andrew J said that after work with the usual tasks for 90 minutes at the laptop was left with 92% battery, and the predicted time is 10 hours and 35 minutes.
Previously, foreign technical publications conduct their own dimension of autonomy, MacBook Pro. The results from TechCrunch – 9 hours and 35 minutes for the 13-inch model. In Mashable talking about 10 hours of continuous operation. From The Wall Street Journal, the 13-inch model lasted 9 and a half hours. Engadget has received from 9 to 10 hours of video viewing on the 15-inch model. Thus at The Verge 13-inch savoury worked for 5.5 hours.