Who desperately wants to go to a power outlet to save the battery of their laptop? That's no fun, especially when working in a crowded congress center, knocking on an airport gate or even lounging on a tropical beach. Luckily, modern laptops are much more efficient than their predecessors. Today, even cost-effective desktop replacement laptops and some gaming giants can withstand more than eight hours on a single charge. Some ultra portables can last for 14 hours or more.
The unfortunate truth, however, is that the battery in your PC or Mac laptop does not last as long as specified by the manufacturer, unless you pay attention to a few key factors: your power settings, how many apps you run, even those Temperature of the room in which you work. The good news is that none of this requires a lot of work once you know which settings you need to adjust. Let's take a look at the highest yielding options to get the most out of your laptop's battery.