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My Google Chromebook™, Second Edition by Michael Miller

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15. Optimizing Your Chromebook’s Performance

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In this chapter, you find out how to get the most from your Chromebook.

Out of the box, a Chromebook is a very fast computer with a long battery life. There are things you can do, however, to make it run even faster—and last longer on a charge.

Optimizing Battery Life

Let’s start with your Chromebook’s battery life. On average, you’re going to get 4 to 6 hours per charge, depending on the model, which is pretty good. Your battery might last longer, however, if you take the appropriate precautions.

Use the Right Adapter

Use only the charger/adapter ...

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