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Apple85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter
 
4.4

(based on 12 reviews)

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    (8)

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    (2)

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    (1)

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    (1)

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91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to set up (5)
  • Reliable (5)
  • Good power output (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Travel (4)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Quality oriented (6)
      • Primary use:
      • Business (8)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (5)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Great Spare

    I specifically purchased this as a spare power supply after forgetting mine a home one time. Now I leave one connected at home in the office and this one is constantly in my laptop...Read complete review

    I specifically purchased this as a spare power supply after forgetting mine a home one time. Now I leave one connected at home in the office and this one is constantly in my laptop backpack.

    The idea of a mag connector is SUPER. And for the many people who don't understand the colored light on the connector, YELLOW = charging and GREEN = charge complete.

    The ends of the smaller cord, like any such device, are the most apt to weaken from bending and break. I make is my personal practice to keep stress off these weak points to achieve the greatest longevity in the product. This is not a defect in the product but a simple fact, the weak point in a cord is where it bends or is stressed.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Weakest Link to my Macbook Pro

    I am always on the go, and this cords are won't help. I don't know if other individuals experience the same, but I am waiting for apple to design a more robust cord...Read complete review

    I am always on the go, and this cords are won't help. I don't know if other individuals experience the same, but I am waiting for apple to design a more robust cord (@ this point and time, I lost hope).

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    4.0

    Magsafe good, rest bad

    By Matt A

    from Los Angeles, CA

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Adequate Power
    • Easy To Set Up

    Cons

    • Self Destructing

    Best Uses

      Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

      Had to buy a replacement for my original after a year and a half because the cord had turned yellow and started to crack near the connector. It was already out of warranty so Apple wouldn't replace it. Be careful when unplugging the magsafe connector, do not stress the cable.

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      2.0

      Weakest Link to my Macbook Pro

      By cmlndm

      from Aurora, IL

      About Me Quality Oriented

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

        • Short Life

        Best Uses

        • Portable Electronics

        Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

        I am always on the go, and this cords are won't help. I don't know if other individuals experience the same, but I am waiting for apple to design a more robust cord (@ this point and time, I lost hope).

        • Primary use:
        • Business
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        5.0

        Excellent

        By GHLVR

        from Midlothian, VA

        About Me Quality Oriented

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Adequate Power
        • Reliable Performance

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

            Excellent for charging Apple MacBook Pro Retina 13" late 2013. Now I have a charger at home and at work.

            • Primary use:
            • Business
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            5.0

            It's always good to have two

            By steinieswife

            from Wisconsin Rapids, WI

            About Me Value Oriented

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Adequate Power
            • Easy To Set Up
            • Quiet Operation
            • Reliable Performance

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Having Around The House

              Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

              This is going to stay in the home office and the one with the laptop will be there for travel. It's always nice to have two and not be messing around plugging and unplugging.

              • Primary use:
              • Business

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              4.0

              Video Guy, NC

              By Video Guy, NC

              from Concord, NC

              About Me Quality Oriented

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Set Up
              • Long Lasting Power

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

                  Seem way overpriced but the generics really dont last like the Apple brand.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Business
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  5.0

                  Exactly as expected

                  By Apple Lover

                  from Manhattan, NY

                  About Me Quality Oriented

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Set Up
                  • Reliable Performance
                  • Small Footprint

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Travel

                    Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

                    Always nice to have a spare or one to travel with.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    3.0

                    Another change by Apple

                    By MalteseBippy

                    from Big Apple

                    About Me Quality Oriented

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Having Around The House
                        • Portable Electronics

                        Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

                        It works, needs an adapter for some earlier notebooks.

                        • Primary use:
                        • Business
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Great Spare

                        By TimmyTG

                        from Appleton, WI

                        About Me Tech Professional

                        Pros

                        • Fast Connectivity
                        • Reliable
                        • Versatile

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Laptops
                          • Travel

                          Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

                          I specifically purchased this as a spare power supply after forgetting mine a home one time. Now I leave one connected at home in the office and this one is constantly in my laptop backpack.

                          The idea of a mag connector is SUPER. And for the many people who don't understand the colored light on the connector, YELLOW = charging and GREEN = charge complete.

                          The ends of the smaller cord, like any such device, are the most apt to weaken from bending and break. I make is my personal practice to keep stress off these weak points to achieve the greatest longevity in the product. This is not a defect in the product but a simple fact, the weak point in a cord is where it bends or is stressed.

                          • Primary use:
                          • Business
                          • Computer Platform:
                          • Mac

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                          5.0

                          will buy again!

                          By chris

                          from wpb, fl

                          About Me Quality Oriented

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Compact
                          • Durable
                          • Easy to Use
                          • Reliable

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Anywhere
                            • Home or Business
                            • Travel

                            Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

                            super quality. love apple. does what it needs to do. no problems.

                            • Primary use:
                            • Business
                            • Computer Platform:
                            • Mac

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                            5.0

                            Authentic Apple at good price

                            By topmap

                            from los angeles

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Set Up

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

                                Original Apple product, good packaging, fast delivery

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                                5.0

                                Good Price and Service

                                By Qedesigner

                                from Eden Prairie, Minnesota

                                Verified Buyer

                                Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

                                Original Equipment with a price break and very good service.

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                                5.0

                                Great price

                                By Paul

                                from San Luis Obispo

                                About Me Tech Savvy

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Charges Quickly
                                • Durable
                                • Long-Lasting
                                • Versatile

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Travel

                                  Comments about Apple 85W Magsafe 2 Power Adapter:

                                  Use one at home and keep one in my computer bag.

                                  • Primary use:
                                  • Business

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