Along with the increased performance of the M3 chips, the battery life of the new MacBook Pro laptops has increased. See the battery life of the new MacBook Pro compared to its predecessors.
2023 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro laptops come with new chips Apple Silicon M3, M3 Pro or M3 Max Max, which deliver the most power and efficiency the company's portable Macs have ever seen.
And with new custom silicon, Apple was able to extend the battery life of the MacBook Pro from 1 to 5 hours depending on the model you're comparing them to.
M3 battery life MacBook Pro
- New 16-inch M3 Pro and Max MacBook Pro provide 22 hoursvideo playback on a single charge (compared to 21 hours with the M2 Pro/Max)
- The new 14-inch MacBook Pro M3 offers 22 hours of video playback on a charge (compared to 17 hours with M2 Pro/Max) M2 Pro or Max MacBook Pro)
- The new 14-inch M3 Pro and Max MacBook Pro offer18 hoursof video playback on a single charge (up from 17 hours with an M2 Pro or Max MacBook Pro)
- New MacBook Pro models continue to support fast charging – up to 50% in 30 minutes (with a 96W unit for 14″ and 140W for 16″ ).
Learn more about the battery life of the new MacBook Pro laptops:
|14″ M3 MacBook Pro||14″ M3 Pro or Max MacBook Pro||16″ M3 Pro or Max MacBook Pro||14″ M2 Pro or Max MacBook Pro||16″M2 Pro or Max MacBook Pro|
|Wireless battery||15 hours||12 hours||15 hours||11 o'clock||14 hours|
|Video playback||22 hours||18 hours||22 hours||17 hours||21 hours|
|Power adapter included||70W||70W||140 W||67 W or 96 W||140 W|
|Battery capacity||70 Wh||70 Wh||100 Wh||70 Wh||100 Wh|
What do you think about the battery life of the new MacBook Pro M3 laptops? Share your thoughts in the comments!
More from the ‘Terribly fast’ event:
- Apple officially introduces the M3, M3 Pro and M3 Max: 3nm process, GPU with dynamic caching and more
- Apple announces new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros: M3 chip, Space Black, lower starting price – $1,599
- Apple announces new 24-inch iMac with M3 chip.
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