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19th July 2008, 12:41 PM
Can anybody tell me if the power supply for the MacBook is compatible with a 15 inch MacBook Pro. My brother has come from a visit and he has left his power supply behind.

19th July 2008, 12:42 PM
i have done it to my MBP, but am not sure if it is safe or not. my battery is stuffed anyway so i didn't care.

19th July 2008, 12:50 PM
I just went to Apple's Web site and have a look at the tech specs to see if I could get a comparison. According to Apple's Web site the tech specs on me MacBook Pro are 'DC input: 18.5 Vdc, 4.6A' maximum but I don't seem to be able to find the tech specs for the MacBook. As the MacBooks power supply is a lower voltage rating I guess it shouldn't hurt.

19th July 2008, 12:53 PM
I think I found the answer on Apple's Web site.

Apple Store (U.S.) - Extra Portable Power Adapter - 65W (for iBook & PowerBook) (http://store.apple.com/us/product/M8943LL/A?fnode=home/shop_mac/mac_accessories/portable_gear&mco=MTE5OTI0)