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I just picked up a new MBA last night and according to iStat, the battery health is only at 96%. I bought a Black MB a couple months ago and the battery on it is still at 100% heath.

Did I get a bad MBA?
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try calibrating your battery the directions can be found here
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I've tried this twice now, and it won't go above 97% health.
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my macbook is about a month old and my battery lasts for MAYBE a full hour and that's from a full charge. What should i do?

- c a r l i f a c e.*
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What should i do?
Start your own thread!
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shortyrulesall: call apple and since your mb is under warranty, they should send you a new one.
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