MacBook Pro Battery Warning

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by abcdefghijklmno, May 9, 2010.

  1. abcdefghijklmno macrumors member

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    Hello

    Just bought a 13" MBP, my third mac. Am loving it, especially the great battery life. One small irritation is the low battery warning alerting me fairly early - usually around an hour of battery life remaining when this message appears!

    Anyone got a way to adjust the timing of this warning, or is it just a side-effect of decent battery life?!

    Cheers

    A
     
  2. NateDogX macrumors member

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    Mar 29, 2010
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    Ha, I've got the same problem. I get a warning, only to find that I have 1:45 left on my laptop.
     
  3. Azathoth macrumors 6502a

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    Im guessing here, but it probably comes on at around 20%, as Li batteries prefer shallow cycles (AFAIK)
     
  4. abcdefghijklmno thread starter macrumors member

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    Yeah, 20% is about it. That's 2h remaining though, according to the 10h claimed battery life!

    A
     

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