View Full Version : ibook battery + Coconut?

Jan 7, 2008, 03:05 AM
was reading in other threads and found this little app to be quite amusing... now just what is going on? my battery lasts around 4+ hours with really no battery saving options. i'm using this in my ibook g3


it gets down to around 40-45% and then it sleeps. when i plug it in and wake it, the battery is at 0%.

6521mAh? is that what is screwing up the percentages?

Jan 7, 2008, 09:25 AM
You need to calibrate your battery.

google: apple calibrate battery

Jan 7, 2008, 09:31 AM
yeah it's sleeping right now. been sleeping for last 5 hours and light is still slowly pulsating. i turned it off when coconut claimed the battery was around 20 mAh. so hopefully that solves the problem. the coconut seems to be a cool little app, glad i found that thread yesterday. i don't remember having cool **** like that on my xp laptop :p

Jan 7, 2008, 07:12 PM
ok 15 hours of sleep and the light is still blinking. i think i let it sleep long enough :p

am i cursed with a good battery :confused: