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The autonomy of MacBook Pro would be highly inconsistent

icon macbook 2016Consumer Reports is an American association that gives advice to consumers in the United States, like What to choose in France.

This week, the almost century-old institution gave its opinion on the MacBook Pro and it will surely not delight the management teams of Apple, because the magazine sees major defects in the last computer unveiled by Apple.

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Inconsistent results for the autonomy of MacBook Pro

according to Consumer Reports, the purchase of this computer can not be recommended:

"Autonomy is an important attribute for a laptop, and that's a big part of our final score." After analyzing all our results, we found that all three MacBook Pro failed to get the necessary ratings for our laptops. recommended products.

The battery life results of the MacBook Pro were highly inconsistent from one test to another. For example, in a series of three consecutive tests, the 13-inch model with the Touch Bar worked for 16 hours in the first test, 12.75 hours in the second and only 3.75 hours in the third. The 13-inch model without the Touch Bar worked for 19.5 hours in one test, but only 4.5 hours in the next. And the numbers for the 15-inch MacBook have ranged from 18.5 to 8 hours. "

This is the first time that Consumer Reports has not recommended a MacBook.