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Apple Rechargable Battery - 13-inch MacBook White
7.2 out of 10

Apple Rechargable Battery - 13-inch MacBook White

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Reviews and Problems with Apple Rechargable Battery - 13-inch MacBook White

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Essential but expensive extra for a travelling Mac

Jim Turney, amazon.com
23 February 2007
  • Summary: This is a typically elegant Apple take on a standard part. This thin, light weight battery has LED lights showing the charging status even though the Mac OS also has a very informative indicator of charging time remaining on the top right menu bar.
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Hoax

COLONEL, amazon.co.uk
14 January 2012
  • Summary: I bought this product,charged it a couple of times,let it go flat while the computer was in sleep mode only to try and start charging it again but to no result. Took it to a retailer who spotted something strange with the battery,then proceeded to tell me it was fake.
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Never pay double!

Oliver, amazon.co.uk
13 January 2012
  • Summary: Bought this after months of surviving with my Macbook always plugged in because I thought the Apple prices for a replacement battery were just too steep. Stumbled across this battery for half price, and after reading all the positive reviews I took the plunge.
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As new

JR, amazon.co.uk
5 January 2012
  • Summary: Battery arrived in good condition - clearly brand new and with protective cover on. The battery was about 75% charged, which is nice. Shows 1 cycle and 98% health. Appears to be a real Apple battery, too.
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long-lasting battery worth the price over cheaper substitutes

liamsc, amazon.co.uk
30 December 2011
  • Summary: I considered buying a cheaper "no brand" battery at 1/3 the price of this one but after reading the reviews I thought I wouldn't be saving anything in the long run. I bought my Macbook in April 2007 so the laptop is nearly 5 years old, the original battery was showing 734 cycles and holding 35-50%...
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Avoid

Stuart Tofts, amazon.co.uk
12 December 2011
  • Summary: This product really doesn't look like the real thing. Very worried that this is dispatched by amazon, gives the product a level of trust it just shouldn't have!
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NOT!! Genuine Apple product!

Graham, amazon.co.uk
15 November 2011
  • Summary: After my Macbook battery dying, I was looking at universal batteries that were cheaper, although they didn't seem to fit correctly when inserted or lasted as long. I felt by buying this I would get a Genuine Apple product for half the price, but it seems that it is not.
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Looks new, feels used

Koosolek, amazon.co.uk
5 November 2011
  • Summary: Looked really fine at first. And even after first disconnect of charger - showed >3 hrs life. But it dropped to <2 hrs in about 5 mins. Better than my old one, but...
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Apple Battery

Jan, amazon.co.uk
4 November 2011
  • Summary: Fabulous service, really quick, and thus far its been as I would expect from Apple. So good value for money, I can't begin ti tell you how grateful I am! We are now working on full strength!
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Perfect!

MCD555, amazon.co.uk
28 October 2011
  • Summary: Just perfect! I get an original Apple battery with a 50% discount. Just put on my Macbook and it works as it should. Complete satisfied!
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