Buying Guide: Batteries & Chargers
Camcorder batteries and chargers are an essential component of any filming or production, whether that’s in a professional capacity or as part of a hobby. Without them, your camcorders simply wouldn’t operate, and so it’s important that you invest wisely.
When it comes to batteries and chargers, it’s paramount that you purchase products of a high-quality in order to get the best out of your devices. With camcorder batteries, it’s immediately apparent when you’re using a product of inferior quality, as your batteries will soon drain and your camcorder and devices run out of power.
Our team have compiled a concise list of batteries and chargers, their uses and some standout products from our excellent range available here at DigiBroadcast.
Standard camera batteries and chargers are great for replacing your camera’s standard issue battery should it not be up to scratch or for use as a backup power source supply for when you’re out on location.
Our DV chargers and DV batteries are ideal for giving you peace of mind that you’ll never run out of juice when you’re out shooting or in the studio, while we also stock some fantastic all-in-one battery accessory kits such as the Sony ACC-U60 pictured here.
Those working in a professional environment such as film studios or in broadcasting will require a superior power supply of long-lasting batteries that are ready to be called upon at any moment during long days of filming.
Professional batteries and chargers present themselves as the ideal product for such settings, and many products such as the IDX EP-9/4Si package (pictured) come complete with high load batteries as well as intelligent, economical and high-powered chargers.
NP style batteries are rechargeable lithium-ion batteries specifically designed for the likes of camcorders. Much smaller in size, these clever batteries still boast impressive power capacities, meaning that they’re both easy to transport and are also capable of long operating times.
Packages such as IDX Np-L2S pictured here come complete with two NP-style batteries as well as a high-quality charger with AC adaptor, ensuring that you’re all set for a day of filming out on location or in the studio.
Such is the scale of camera batteries available on the market and the rate in which new batteries are introduced, you’ll often find a fantastic selection of used and ex-display products that are of excellent quality but a fraction of their brand new price tag.
Here at DigiBroadcast, we stock a massive selection of used camera batteries that are thoroughly checked and tested before being made available for purchase.
You’ll regularly find amazing big name brands such as Hawk-Woods, RedPro, Sony and Wooden Camera represented among our used stock, the perfect place to save money on your camera batteries and chargers.
Should you have any queries or require any further information on our amazing range of batteries and chargers, please don’t hesitate to contact our team here at DigiBroadcast.