Batteries are prone to failure over time.
Watchman Monitoring checks the status of the battery and sends a warning if the battery condition is anything other than "normal" or "fair".
The one-time warning reports:
- battery demographics
- battery condition
- max and current capacity
An example of a passing Battery status for a Windows laptop.
An example of a passing Laptop Battery status for a Mac laptop.
An example of a Laptop Battery that is reporting a Service Battery condition.
For Apple Laptops, battery cycle counts can range from 300 to 1000 charge cycles. Apple publishes the battery cycle count for Mac notebooks.