IDX SL-VBD96 Battery is targeted at three of the new Panasonic camcorders.
IDX announced the release of two high capacity 7.2 volt batteries for Panasonic’s AG-DVX200 – the SL-VBD64 and SL-VBD96 camcorders. Both batteries provide a higher capacity than the supplied Panasonic battery.
IDX said the new batteries have ratings of 6400 mAh (SL-VBD64) and 9600 mAh (SL-VBD96). Users can check the battery charge level with a four LED remaining capacity indicator. Equipped with an X-Tap and USB power port, the new batteries are ready to power everything from the camera and accessories to USB devices (Type-A output)..
Panasonic DVX200 users can expect extended runtimes to approximately two hours and ten minutes and to three hours and 13 minutes. Both batteries are available now worldwide. There’s 7.2V X-Tap power connector for powering camera accessories. A C-XTap cable accessory will be necessary for use.
IDX manufactures li-ion battery systems for the professional audio, broadcast, cinema and video industries.
You might also like...
As any photographer or camera assistant will confess, a dead or dying battery during production quickly becomes a crisis. To avoid the predicament and maintain top performance from your kit of batteries here are some tips.
For the remote powering of cameras, lights and other production peripherals the key challenge has always been the need for ever-faster battery charging times.
A major new development in battery technology promises to store more energy and allow thousands more recharges than with today’s cells.
A team of engineers led by 94-year-old John Goodenough, professor in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, has developed the first solid-state battery cells that could lead to safer, faster-charging, longer-lasting rechargeable batteries.
For as long as most of us can remember, alkaline batteries have been the battery of choice in wireless microphones. Good practice was to start each production with a fresh set of batteries to prevent wireless failure. However, the price…