When you’re running on battery power, you want to make sure your Mac is using as little energy as possible. But there are plenty of times when you don’t want your system to go to sleep.

Check out these Mac Menu Bar Battery Apps:

CoconutBattery

CoconutBattery

CoconutBattery shows you live information about the battery quality in your Mac, iPhone and iPad. You can also save the current health information, so you can see the changes of your battery over time.

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Wattagio

Wattagio

Wattagio informs you about the current battery health and helps your Mac to decrease power usage. Themenu bar app shows you detailed stats & health information for your Macbook’s battery and helps to optimize apps activity.

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Amphetamine

Amphetamine

With Amphetamine, you can effortlessly override your energy saving settings and keep your Mac awake. You just have to tap on a single icon on your macOS Menu Ba. Once activated, your system will stop going to sleep. You can also set it up so that Amphetamine only kicks on when it notices that a particular app is running.

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iBetterCharge

ibettercharge-app

iBetterCharge tracks the power of your iOS devices. When they hit a specific battery capacity (or are fully charged up when plugged in), the app will let you know.

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