Apple 60W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter (MacBook Pro with 13-inch Retina display)

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  • Overview

    The 60W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter features a magnetic DC connector so if someone should trip over it, the cord disconnects harmlessly and your MacBook Pro stays put safely. It also helps prevent fraying or weakening of the cables over time. In addition, the magnetic DC helps guide the plug into the system for a quick and secure connection.

    When the connection is secure, an LED located at the head of the DC connector lights up; an amber light lets you know that your notebook is charging, while a green light tells you that you have a full charge. An AC cord is provided with the adapter for maximum cord length, while the AC wall adapter (also provided) gives you an even easier and more compact way to travel.

    Designed to be the perfect traveling companion, the adapter has a clever design which allows the DC cable to be wound neatly around itself for easy cable storage.

    Compatible with MacBook Pro with 13-inch Retina display.

    Not sure if this is the right power adapter for your Mac?

    See this article for more details about choosing the right one.

    Knowing which specific Mac model you have is important. If you are running OS X Lion (10.7) or later go to the “” menu at the top left of your screen, choose “About this Mac” then click the “More Info...” button. Your Mac model and generation will be displayed.

    If you are running an earlier version of OS X, you can enter your serial number here to find out which model you have.

    What’s in the Box

    Apple 60W MagSafe 2 Power Adapter

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    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      rubber on the cord rips open

      I've had this macbook charger for almost 2.5 years and the rubber on the cord started ripping open in just one year. It's truly disappointing as my old magsafe I've had this macbook charger for almost 2.5 years and the rubber on the cord started ripping open in just one year. It's truly disappointing as my old magsafe charger from 2010 is still functional and hasn't ripped open. The quality of the charger declined so far where your older models are outliving the newer ones by almost 5 years is completely outrageous. I've taped up the opening with electrical tape since it's expensive to replace. Obviously these things are made to fall apart so people will have to keep buying it over and over. It's these little petty things that keeps me from wanting to support apple products other than the macbook pro.

      • Written by Angela L from New York

      94 of 97 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?rubber on the cord rips open

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Wish I could rate it 0 stars..

      My MacBook Pro 13-inch with Retina Display (Late 2013) came with this Magsafe 2 power adaptor. Not long after use, it started yellowing, which was no big deal. My MacBook Pro 13-inch with Retina Display (Late 2013) came with this Magsafe 2 power adaptor. Not long after use, it started yellowing, which was no big deal. Then it started fraying at the end that connects to my MacBook, as well as throughout the cable. It is extremely unreliable, and I have to keep checking to see if it is still charging! If a replacement power adaptor cost around $30-$50, it would not be as big of a deal. But, $80! What the heck, Apple! I spend $2000 on a laptop, and then $80 for each power adaptor??

      • Written by Ethan S from Frisco

      77 of 77 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Wish I could rate it 0 stars..

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      On 3rd Charger

      I am a die-hard Apple junkie, but this charger is terrible. I'm on my third year of ownership of my MacBook Pro with Retina and also on my third charger. Expect I am a die-hard Apple junkie, but this charger is terrible. I'm on my third year of ownership of my MacBook Pro with Retina and also on my third charger. Expecting more out of Apple.

      • Written by Amber H from Lebanon

      72 of 73 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?On 3rd Charger

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Worst charger ever

      After one year of usage it started falling apart. Magnet is barely holding, the cord is total rubbish, to replace it shops charge you $80. The worst part of my After one year of usage it started falling apart. Magnet is barely holding, the cord is total rubbish, to replace it shops charge you $80. The worst part of my MacBook.

      • Written by Andrey B from Kazan

      1 of 1 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Worst charger ever

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Power Adapter Is Not Representative of Apple Quality

      Everything Apple produces is great except the simple power adapter. I bought PC laptops every 2-3 years for a long time due to various reasons. I was tired of Everything Apple produces is great except the simple power adapter. I bought PC laptops every 2-3 years for a long time due to various reasons. I was tired of doing this and was very reluctant to spend so much money on an Apple laptop, even though I have been very pleased with my iPhones over the years. When my latest PC laptop failed after only 2 years, I went all in and bought an Apple Mac Pro with Retina display. The laptop is now 3 years old, performs flawlessly every day and looks like I just took it out of the box. However, Apple should be ashamed of their power adapters for their laptops, specifically the sheath that contains the wiring. It is poor quality and tears up within the first year. Since there have been so many complaints, it does look as though Apple is patting themselves on the back in having designed such a poor quality adapter that peopl keep buying year after year because their laptops are such high quality. Shame on you Apple.

      • Written by Ken M from Greenwell springs

      1 of 1 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Power Adapter Is Not Representative of Apple Quality

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Worst product ever

      I have found that Apple's chargers and cords (phone or laptop) are always horrible to begin with. I always spend a fortune replacing my iphone charger cords eac I have found that Apple's chargers and cords (phone or laptop) are always horrible to begin with. I always spend a fortune replacing my iphone charger cords each year, so much so that I have stopped buying Apple brand chargers and have gone on to purchase generic ones off ebay and amazon. But this macbook pro charger was the last straw. I just spend $2,000 on a laptop and when the original charger frayed, $80 for a replacement!! Atrocious! I want my money back!!! I am so regretting buying the macbook now. Save your hard earned dollars, go buy a decent PC for much much less. It is not just the cost of Apple products but the maintenance after that costs consumers an arm and a leg.

      • Written by Khalida K from Livermore

      1 of 1 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Worst product ever

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