March 17, 2012 in Utility (F)
[prMac.com] San Jose, California - Rayner Software has released a major update to its MacBook battery analyzer, iBatt. Initially released in 2004, iBatt strives to be the most complete battery analysis tool for Mac. iBatt 3 features a new user interface and backend, complete with an interactive graph and rich animated monitor view.
* Animated dashboard-style Monitor view
* Historical graph view
* Shows how much charge your battery can hold
* Shows how much capacity your battery has lost over time
* Shows whether your laptop's GPU (graphics card) is powered on
* Current voltage, charge, and amperage
* Individual battery cell voltages
* Battery temperature reading
* Star rating for overall battery health
* Draw/charge rate shown in watts or amps
* Internet comparisons with other batteries
* Battery dump shows complete raw data from your system's power manager
* Historical event log
iBatt 3 extracts every bit of battery information made available by your system, and presents it in a graphical format. An animated Monitor view shows the current state of your laptop's power system, and a historical Graph view allows you to plot your battery's performance over time. Internet comparisons show how your battery compares with other batteries from around the world.
In addition to the sensor readings provided by iBatt 2, version 3 adds battery temperature, cell voltage, and GPU status.
A single-user license for iBatt 3 is $19. There is a 30 day free trial. Current iBatt 1 or 2 users can upgrade to version 3 for $9.
* Requires Mac OS X 10.6 or later.
Located in San Jose, California, Rayner Software produces Mac and iPhone consumer applications. Founded in 2002, Rayner Software has been producing and releasing apps spanning a broad array of categories, from games to aviation software to online privacy tools. Copyright (C) 2002-2012 Rayner Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo and Mac OS X platforms are trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.