Better Battery 2 shows information and stats of your MacBook battery in the menu bar. So you are always aware of the current battery stats, battery time and health.

Standard Edition:
The Standard Edition is free and provides current stats and infos about the battery such as current charge level, battery/charge time, capacity, charge cycles, health, age, temperature, electrical values and System Information of your MacBook.

Pro Edition:
The Pro Edition enables the history functionality.
Available as an InApp purchase, it adds a range of informations, features and charts, as well as the total battery- and usage time of your MacBook.
Better Battery 2 records data such as capacity, charge cycles, the charge/discharge curve for the last 36 hours as well as the time your MacBook is charging, fully charged and/or used on battery power.
The app also records the time that your MacBook is in the optimal range for lithium-ion batteries (40 - 80%).
It also tells you how much time you've been using the computer and gives recommendations for a daily minimal battery time.
You can view all recorded data in easy-to-read graphs and reports.

- Battery stats and infos
- System information
- Battery lifetime statistics
- Daily battery time recommendation
- Charge level overview
- Charge curve of the last 12/24/36 hours
- Capacity Chart
- Charge Cycle Chart
- Power Chart
- Battery and usage time Chart
- and so on

The Pro-Edition can be tested free of charge for 30 days.

All battery and usage data is stored exclusively on your MacBook!

What’s New

Version 2.5.2

V 2.5.2
- Fixed a rare crash

- 48h time period for the Charge/Discharge Chart and the Power Chart (Pro)
- Optical improvements
- Fixed some bugs

V 2.5
- Support for macOS Big Sur and Apple Silicon
- New Power Chart (Pro Edition)
- Rewritten Battery-Engine
- Improved memory management
- Bug fixes and stability improvements

Ratings and Reviews

5.0 out of 5
4 Ratings

4 Ratings

micjopo ,

Excellent app! Vital for users esp for M1 MacBooks Air and Pro

This app provides so much more vital and useful information about your battery and its performance. Highly recommend this app alongside (or even over) the macOS default battery infomation.

Developer Response ,

Thanks you very much! I really appreciate your feedback.

MikeB3499 ,

Great app! Very responsive developer.

Great app! Very responsive developer. Works perfectly on M1 MBA in latest Big Sur.

Developer Response ,

Thanks for your feedback. I really appreciate your review! Merry Xmas.

App Privacy

The developer, Andreas Grossauer, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer's privacy policy.

Data Not Collected

The developer does not collect any data from this app.

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Andreas Grossauer
16.8 MB

macOS 10.12 or later


English, French, German

Age Rating
In-App Purchases
  1. Free Trial (for 30 days)
  2. Pro Edition $5.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.