Best answer: The battery life on the Lenovo Chromebook C330 is advertised as lasting up to 10 hours, and in four months of use, I’ve managed to get an average of 8-11 hours of use on a single charge.
- Long-lasting battery: Lenovo Chromebook C330 ($250 at Amazon)
Battery to get you through the day and then some
The Lenovo Chromebook C330 is one of our favorite Chromebooks, with great performance at a great price, and a not insignificant portion of that performance is a battery that will not quit. To quote from my full review of the Lenovo Chromebook C330:
“Even with 2-3 hours of max-brightness writing in the afternoon Florida sun, the C330 always lasts me over 9 hours on a single charge — almost 12 hours some days — allowing me to edit long after the evening’s fireworks have gone off.”
Even if you keep the laptop on max brightness all the time — I don’t know why you’d want that, but hey, to each their own — the C330 should last 5-7 hours depending on how intense of a workload you’re cranking through. On days when I’ve kept to minimum brightness — because I’m a creature of darkness — I’ve had the C330 last over 12 hours, but usually, I land somewhere in the 8-11 range.
Lenovo Chromebook C330
$250 from Amazon
Lasting over 10 hours on a charge, light enough to carry every day, and packing plenty of space for downloads and offline content for work or play, this Chromebook has perks in all the right places.
Power up your Chromebook
Anker Power Delivery 60W USB-C Wall Charger
$37 at Amazon
The Lenovo Chromebook C330’s max charging speed is 45W, so this charger is more than enough to charge it at max speed, and ANKER’s 18-month warranty will help you if anything goes awry.
Anker Powerline+ C to C 2.0 Cable (6ft)
$16 at Amazon
Anker’s 6-foot C-to-C cable is braided nylon for durability and flexibility. While it’s only 2.0, it’s still more than powerful enough to charge your Chromebook or your Android phone with plenty of cable to spare for hidden or awkward outlets.
Zendure A6PD 20100mAh Ultra-Durable PD Power Bank
$60 at Amazon
This power bank’s 45W Power Delivery charging is fast enough to charge most Chromebooks at top speed and durable enough to bounce around your gear bag during a vacation or convention.