How long can my Macbook Pro M1 battery last?

As many reviewers has mentioned that they have excellent battery life with their new Macbook Pro M1 (Apple Silicon) laptops, I wanted to find that out myself. So here is my own personal test, running the Macbook Pro M1 base model in a typical office day (working from home). DISCLAIMER: Normally, I would plug my…… Continue reading How long can my Macbook Pro M1 battery last?

Solving the “plugged in, 0% not charging” battery issue

Recently I had an issue with my work laptop (an HP ProBook 440 G3 running on Windows 7). It showed that it was plugged in and the battery was flat dead at 0% and it wasn’t charging. At first, I thought it was the chargers fault so I went and borrowed a few other colleagues…… Continue reading Solving the “plugged in, 0% not charging” battery issue

Plug – A Big Ass Battery Pack

The moment power banks hit the market, it filled a real need. People who have been used to having long lasting mobile phones suddenly needed to recharge their phones on the go thanks to the emergence of the smartphone. Enter Plug, a big ass battery pack from the folks over at ChargeTech. The name sounds…… Continue reading Plug – A Big Ass Battery Pack

ThinCharge: World’s Thinnest Battery Phone Case Review

The one thing plaguing iPhone users is the constant hunt for more power. Now if you are working at a desk relatively most of your time, you would probably have a charger already permanently plugged in there and you have the flexibility to quickly charge up your phone whenever you need more juice. For those…… Continue reading ThinCharge: World’s Thinnest Battery Phone Case Review

iPhone 5 – A Quick Review

Last Updated: 13-02-2013 – Patch version 6.1 Just last week when Maxis announced that they would be releasing the new iPhone 5 (new by so-called Malaysian standards), I was ecstatic and I quickly signed up my interest on their website. What I didn’t expect that the sign-up rate was so great (30,000 sign ups) that Maxis closed…… Continue reading iPhone 5 – A Quick Review