Get rid of different types of issues on an old MacBook pro battery and find the solutions then go with the correct guide step by step. MacBook models are Pro, Air has the same troubleshooting steps that happening out all the Mac owners. Here in this article helps to find what is your MacBook battery health and how long in-use battery will work in an old MacBook pro.
These tips help to find the exact problem on Won’t charge battery, Battery Drain Fast, or Problem with any app installed on MacBook pro or Air.
What are the criteria to be considered before battery replacement?
Model wise there are fixed number of Cycles for MacBook pro, MacBook Air or other MacBook models.
Next, is understand What is Battery cycle? And how it’s counting on your Mac system?
For Example, Jay has a MacBook pro-2016 and it’s pre-defined battery cycle limitations is 1000 Cycle count by apple. First-day jay used half of full battery and charged on the same day, Next day he is repeating the same thing So jay used 1 cycle in two days.
1 Cycle = 1 Full recharge (Use anyway)
Now, Know you MacBook model and find it in the list of MacBook models and Battery cycle table. Note down recommended maximum battery cycles. Next step check your used battery cycle.
Go to apple menu > About Mac > Overview (Model Name – Version)
What is max battery cycle counts, For Great performance? See Table at last on this post,
How to check MacBook Battery Cycle count?
#1: Go to Apple Menu, Click on Option key on Keyboard.
Click on System information.
#2: From the Side pane, Go to Hardware > Power.
#3: Find detailed information, Health information > Cycle Count.
Best Macbook pro Battery
All are set and Need to buy another battery for MacBook pro. Open all the Screw from the Backside of MacBook Pro Logic board (Keyboard).
Below is the source from where we can validate for our MacBook model. Read full summary and Details to know from the Model number.
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MacBook Pro 17 inch: Get on Amazon
MacBook Air 11 inch: Order on Amazon
Tips: Maximizing Battery Performance
Apple using rechargeable Lithium-ion battery for best performance in lightweight, More storage capacity, More Cycle counts than other types of battery.
To increase time span for each recharge cycle, keep the minimum use of Games and Video.
Also useful: Best MacBook pro External power bank.
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