Apple Releases Fix to MacBook Pros in Response to Consumer Reports' Battery Test

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  1. edenorchestra macrumors member

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    It will be interesting to see how this plays out.
     
  4. mds1256 macrumors regular

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    Don't expect this to fix the majority of users battery issues, this was a software bug that only affects a very very small percentage of users (who disables web caching in Safari).
     
  5. leman macrumors G3

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    You mean "nobody" ;)
     
  6. faxe macrumors newbie

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    the fix has no impact at all for normal usage of the mbp.
     
  7. monkeydax macrumors 6502

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    But this test can somewhat objectively and scientifically test if the new MBPs batteries hold up well.
     
  8. WhiteWhaleHolyGrail macrumors 6502a

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    So Apple patched a bug specific to CR's battery tests.

    Yay.
     
  9. evec macrumors regular

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    Apple Solution:
    Turn on the cache and reload the some page on cache meet of battery performance.

    Mean that:
    Test of car petrol usage by just go to supermarket take once, come home, pick grocery down, pick it in car, drive the car around our house N time, and count the car can go around supermarket N times. :apple:
     
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