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[* black] Thanks to our friends at [https://www.macrumors.com/2018/11/07/2018-macbook-air-battery-individually-replaceable/|MacRumors|new_window=true], we had a hunch that this battery might come out a bit easier than the adhesive nightmarenightmares in theMacBooks and MacBook Pros.
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black] Sure enough, we find four friendly screws and six friendly adhesive strips with pull tabs that help us liberate the three-cell battery without breaking a sweat!
[* black] Like in [guide|38266|Airs of old|stepid=86815|new_window=true], we're also happy to see the batteries mounted to a frame, making removal even easier.
[* black] And here it is: the 49.9 Wh power plant. Apple claims this will get you 12 hours of use—that's pretty impressive.
[* icon_note] That said, they also claim that this battery is [https://www.apple.com/macbook-air/specs/|50.3 Wh|new_window=true]... Hmm.
[* black] Thanks to our friends at [https://www.macrumors.com/2018/11/07/2018-macbook-air-battery-individually-replaceable/|MacRumors|new_window=true], we had a hunch that this battery might come out a bit easier than the adhesive nightmarenightmares in theMacBooks and MacBook Pros.
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[*
black] Sure enough, we find four friendly screws and six friendly adhesive strips with pull tabs that help us liberate the three-cell battery without breaking a sweat!
[* black] Like in [guide|38266|Airs of old|stepid=86815|new_window=true], we're also happy to see the batteries mounted to a frame, making removal even easier.
[* black] And here it is: the 49.9 Wh power plant. Apple claims this will get you 12 hours of use—that's pretty impressive.
[* icon_note] That said, they also claim that this battery is [https://www.apple.com/macbook-air/specs/|50.3 Wh|new_window=true]... Hmm.