can I use a 85W on my macbook 13"?

My 60W charger died, but I was given a 85w charger. Can I use this, or should I buy the 60w?

  • Asked by Andy G from Newfane
  • 17-Jun-2010
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3 Answers from the Community

  • Best Answer:

    Yes, the computer knows how much power to draw, and using an 85W adapter on your 13inch MBPro will be perfectly safe.

    • Answered by Ryan J from Orlando
    • 27-Jun-2010
  • it will work. your computer knows how much power to pull.

    • Answered by Carl H from Kokomo
    • 05-Mar-2014
  • Yes, you can use a higher wattage w/ no damage

    • Answered by Richard V from Santa Fe
    • 07-Apr-2014