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Taking Macbook to USA from OZ


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Will my macbook charge in the US from Australia?
Someone told me that id be only able to use my mac using power and will not charge!
Is this true?


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As long as you get the right Power Adapter (from any airport) you will be OK. I have used a Macbook Overseas from Australia on a couple of occasions.
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That someone that told you needs to re examine there life lol In this day and age you can take most things electrical to other countries these days ...

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Apple sells a travel kit with a group of adapters made specifically for it's power brick. You could also look at that.

Here's the US version, not sure if there's an Australian version

http://store.apple.com/us/product/MB974ZM/B

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