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jeff k Mar 29, 2014 10:13 PM
Anthing that will extend the life of my Macbook air battery?
My mid 2012 Macbook air only last 4-5 hours on a plane. Do they sell anything that can extend that? thanks.

I goggled this, nothing satisfying came up!
 
P Mar 30, 2014 06:39 AM
There's this:

HyperJuice External Battery for Apple MacBook, iPad, iPhone, USB Devices

Also note that Mavericks extends battery life a bit.
 
jeff k Mar 30, 2014 03:03 PM
thanks, S, quickly looking at the site, everything is confusing, too bad they cannot just quickly say how it works.
But:

I thinking: something exist where once your laptop is dead, then you just plug it into something and it's now alive for another 5-6 hours?
Is that what this is? I'll probably also call BH Photo and see what they advise...
 
turtle777 Mar 30, 2014 03:39 PM
For $129, Apple will replace the battery.

I wouldn't even bother with an external battery.

In my experience, those don't last long, and lose capacity much quicker than Apple's batteries.

-t
 
jeff k Mar 30, 2014 04:02 PM
the Battery is fine T, there does not exist, something I can plug into after 4-5 hours?
 
turtle777 Mar 30, 2014 04:13 PM
Other than the link P posed ? Sure, use your google fu.

-t
 
Spheric Harlot Mar 30, 2014 04:51 PM
The Airline Adapter has been discontinued…?
 
turtle777 Mar 30, 2014 05:01 PM
Quote, Originally Posted by Spheric Harlot (Post 4271903)
The Airline Adapter has been discontinued…?
Even if it hasn't, unless you're flying business, there's no guarantee that you'll have power.

Only in newer planes you will find power consistently in economy.

-t
 
ibook_steve Mar 31, 2014 04:19 PM
Seatguru is my friend for checking this.

Steve
 
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