1. speedmaster's Avatar
    I remember reading many times over the last 2+ years about how hard Chrome is on a Mac laptop battery compared to Safari.

    I haven't owned an Apple laptop in years so I didn't pay much attention. But both of my kids in college have MBPs, so I advised them to use Safari.

    Though in the last 6 months I've read several articles claiming that Chrome has improved quite a bit in this regard.

    And since I just bought a new 13.3" MBA, I'm curious again. So how do you find Chrome vs. Safari lately with respect to battery life on Sierra?

    Thanks in advance,
    Chris
    04-25-2017 08:19 AM
  2. Lee_Bo's Avatar
    Hey, good morning.

    I have two users here in my office with MBP's and I'll ask them if they are using Chrome and about battery life if they are.
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    04-25-2017 10:21 AM
  3. Lee_Bo's Avatar
    My coworkers reported they are not really good seeing a difference in battery life between the two.
    speedmaster likes this.
    04-26-2017 05:50 AM
  4. RobertP1's Avatar
    I recently made a purchase of a new MacBook and also decided to ONLY Safari on it. I had chrome on others over the years but the battery life on my Macbook is just insane!! I can not kill it. I actually just grab it and go and don't even bother with the charger. I am sure that will bite me in the butt at some point, but right now it is amazing
    04-27-2017 07:21 AM

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