Does this seem right? MBP Battery

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by blueflame, Mar 14, 2006.

  1. blueflame macrumors 6502a


    Apr 3, 2003
    Studio City
    so,i have a dual 2.0 MBP, brand new, the battery has been calibrated, at 95% of max settings, but very little use, IE: web browsing, everything on, i only get 1:40 for battery life. this is aweful, my 17" poewrbook for ovr 2:30 on the same settings. should this worry me?
    Battery Information:

    Battery Installed: Yes
    First low level warning: No
    Full Charge Capacity (mAh): 5432
    Remaining Capacity (mAh): 4768
    Amperage (mA): -3133
    Voltage (mV): 11822
    Cycle Count: 6
  2. mmmcheese macrumors 6502a


    Feb 17, 2006
    The screen will be what draws the majority of your power. Remember that the new screens are significantly brighter than the previous models, so unless you put them side by side to get the same brightness, you're likely running the MBP brighter.

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