Has your MacBook’s battery ever stayed at at 80% when you would prefer to have a full charge? We explain what’s happening and how to work around Apple’s optimized battery charging features.
We’ve become accustomed to our iPhones and iPads switching into Low Power Mode to preserve battery life, and you can enable it manually if you want to reduce power usage for a day
Starting with macOS 10.15.5 Catalina, Apple introduced a battery health management feature that improves your battery’s lifespan by adjusting charging patterns.
If you have a Mac laptop with Thunderbolt 3 ports, the new battery health management option in macOS 10.15.5 Catalina could extend the lifespan of your battery. However, it comes at the cost of reduced everyday runtime. Learn more here:
Have a Recent Apple MacBook or MacBook Pro? Here’s What You Need to Know about the Butterfly Keyboard
If you have a MacBook, MacBook Air from 2018, or MacBook Pro from 2016 on, here’s what you need to know about the trouble-prone butterfly keyboards, including how to get Apple to repair a broken one for free.