Apple Wireless Keyboard

How to check the battery levels of connected Bluetooth devices on Mac

Low Battery Level Mouse on Mac

If you use Bluetooth devices like a keyboard and mouse with your Macbook, keeping an eye on their battery levels is important. And for iMac users, its essential. There’s nothing worse than having a dead battery when you’re in the middle of something critical on your computer.

You might be in the midst of an online business meeting sharing a presentation, doing a job interview using an app like Skype, or trying to make a crucial deadline and have no time to spare.

So, for keeping a watch, here’s how to check your Bluetooth device battery level on Mac.

Images of refreshed Apple Wireless Keyboard with backlit keys pulled from Online Apple Store

Images of Apple's Wireless Keyboard with backlit keys and a power button were removed today from the Online Apple Store, suggesting the product has prematurely leaked or isn't ready for prime time yet.

Yesterday, the Online Apple Store in Czech Republic and Hungary got refreshed with new images showing a power button on the $69 keyboard and controls for adjusting the brightness of the backlight.