Official Battery Health Thread


nre999

macrumors member
Aug 13, 2007
42
0
Age: 6-7 weeks (can't remember)
Cycles: 26
Health: 96%


But the health was at 98% when I got it - so who knows
 

aquajet

macrumors 68020
Feb 12, 2005
2,384
0
VA
MBP 2.0ghz Core Duo
Age: 18 months (purchased refurbished 11/2006)
Health: 86%
Cycles: 212 (0 when purchased)
 

creator2456

macrumors 68000
Jul 10, 2007
1,648
2
Chicago
17" MBP 2.16GHz
Age: MBP 14 Months / Batt. 4 Months (replaced under APP)
Cycles: 11
Max mAh = 6492 (lowest has been 6375mAh)
Original mAh = 5500
Health = 100%

The battery will get used a lot more now that school is starting again.
 

Helfeather

macrumors member
Aug 20, 2007
65
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I only got my Mac about a couple weeks ago um...

Sorry to sound kinda noobish, but how do you check this? >_>
 

ZachPruckowski

macrumors member
Aug 15, 2007
83
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I use iStat Pro to check. I'm sure there's a native way to check as well.

iBook 1.33 GHz 14"
26 months
258 cycles
Battery Health: 38% :(

It also shuts down randomly while on battery. Stupid people at the school who I have the warranty through refuse to replace it. Saving up for a Macbook.
 

elcid

macrumors 6502
May 5, 2007
427
0
5 months
107 cycles
100%

I guess factory for MB is 5200, Im at 5500. Yay I guess.
 

rosh325

macrumors regular
Jul 13, 2007
169
0
In the ether
15" 2.2ghz c2d mbp

Age:2 mo (though coconutBattery says 3 mo, how odd)
Cycles:24
Health:99%

Current Battery Capacity: 5494
Original Batter Capacity: 5500