MagSafe to MagSafe 2 Converter

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  • Overview

    The MagSafe to MagSafe 2 Converter allows you to use the MagSafe connector on your LED Cinema Display, Thunderbolt Display or MagSafe Power Adaptor to charge your MagSafe 2 equipped Mac computer.

    What’s in the Box

    Apple MagSafe to MagSafe 2 Converter

    System Requirements

    Compatibility

    24-inch Apple LED Cinema Display

    27-inch Apple LED Cinema Display

    Apple Thunderbolt Display

    Apple 45W MagSafe Power Adaptor

    Apple 85W MagSafe Power Adaptor

    MacBook Pro with Retina display

    MacBook Air with MagSafe 2 power port

  • Mac Models

    • MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2015–2017)
    • MacBook Air (11-inch, Early 2015)
    • MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch, Late 2012–2015)
    • MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2012–2015)
  • 2.5 Average
    2 out of 5 stars
    Number of stars Percentage Number of reviews
    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Loose connection

      Have 2 of them - both looses connection and they get extremely hot. The connectors on my Macbook Pro are miscoloured, and look burned. Would expect something th Have 2 of them - both looses connection and they get extremely hot. The connectors on my Macbook Pro are miscoloured, and look burned. Would expect something this simple to work better.

      • Written by Mikkel Juul J from Hvalsø

      51 of 73 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Loose connection

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      I thought I just had a duff one, but it looks like I am not alone

      I've been using one of these adapters for a couple of months on my macbook pro with a suitable wattage power supply, but now find that it has become unreliable. I've been using one of these adapters for a couple of months on my macbook pro with a suitable wattage power supply, but now find that it has become unreliable. If I borrow a colleagues then it works fine, but switching back to mine results in pot luck as to whether it will decide to charge. The laptop detects it and switches to 'Power Adapter' mode, but doesn't actually charge up. I came to purchase a replacement, but having read the other reviews I will be investing in a new power supply instead.

      • Written by R E C from Wallasey

      14 of 15 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?I thought I just had a duff one, but it looks like I am not alone

    • 1.0 out of 5 stars

      Becomes faulty

      Worked fine initially but started to lose connection and has now become totally unreliable. The light stays green indicating a full charge,when it's not, and i Worked fine initially but started to lose connection and has now become totally unreliable. The light stays green indicating a full charge,when it's not, and it won't charge. I can only assume the little pins aren't making contact. I've tried to clean it but it's made no difference.

      • Written by E T from Kenmare

      14 of 15 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Becomes faulty

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      WHY THE BAD REVIEWS

      I'm starting to think there's some 3rd party maker of this product that is infecting this reviews section. It took me 2 years to decide to get one because I was I'm starting to think there's some 3rd party maker of this product that is infecting this reviews section. It took me 2 years to decide to get one because I was reading all the negative comments. It's now been 4 years and I have no complains whatsoever.

      • Written by Juan J from London

      2 of 3 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?WHY THE BAD REVIEWS

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Very useful

      Ignore all the silly negative reviews of this product. This accessory is useful, reliable and worth buying.

      • Written by James A from Cheltenham

      3 of 5 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Very useful

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Worked flawlessly for years

      I've been really pleased with this - on my old Cinema display at work - that is 8 years old, the magsafe adapter is now 4 1/2 years old and is still going stron I've been really pleased with this - on my old Cinema display at work - that is 8 years old, the magsafe adapter is now 4 1/2 years old and is still going strong.

      • Written by Ian C from READING

      1 of 1 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Worked flawlessly for years

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