Feature Explanations

Feature Explanation: Hardware Battery Percentage

General explanation With AlDente Pro 1.16, we are introducing a new feature called “Hardware Battery Percentage”. The battery percentage shown by macOS is actually not the real battery percentage that the battery management system reports. The two battery percentages usually differ by 2-7%. When “Hardware Battery Percentage” is enabled, AlDente Pro will read out the …

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Feature Explanation: Live Status Icons

General explanation Icon State Energy Source Battery Charging Battery Discharging Plugged in and Charging Power Supply Yes No Plugged in and Charging Paused Power Supply No No Plugged in and Discharging Battery No Yes Unplugged and Discharging Battery No Yes

Feature Explanation: Stop charging when powered off/app closed

Important! This feature works differently depending on your MacBook model. Three different categories: Apple Silicon MacBooks Intel MacBooks with Thunderbolt 3 ports Intel MacBooks without Thunderbolt 3 ports 1. General explanation Apple Silicon MacBooks When your MacBook is powered off, apps cannot run and make any changes. Therefore, AlDente is not able to make any …

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