Friday, April 10, 2015

Google Chrome "kills" MacBook battery

Laptops tend to buy not only to save space on the desktop - users attracted to their portability, it is possible to effortlessly carry the car with him and work anywhere even without a power outlet. In this sense, MacBook, can work up to 15 hours of battery life, are ideal. Be that as it may, the question of how to extend the life of a laptop to recharge, for many remains urgent.

Enthusiasts conducted a study on the subject of the impact on the "autonomy" of the laptop has a browser. The correlation between the choice of browser and battery life of portable computer may not be very obvious, but the relationship exists. Such output, in particular, Vlad Savov came from The Verge, who came to study with the utmost seriousness.
In the trial was attended by 13-inch MacBook Pro Release 2015 and two Web browser - Safari and Chrome. During testing in the browser opens a tab and measure the rate at which discharge the laptop battery. The journalist came to the conclusion that the use of the browser Google is extremely negative impact on the autonomy of MacBook.
"I had a standard test on the new machine Apple. Put the screen brightness at 65% and subsequently open the site as long as the laptop is fully discharged. When using the standard Safari browser computer worked 13 hours and 18 minutes. Surfing the web with Google Chrome has reduced this figure to 9 hours and 45 minutes. "
Thus, the expert concluded, if you want to extend the life of your MacBook, you should use the preset browser Apple.