Battery Chargers

by Mary Latvis ·Posted 06/09/2022
Smart, versatile, and fast—Anton Bauer has upped the block-battery game with the release of its new VCLX NM2 14.4/28/48V cine-style battery. With intelligent management functions, simultaneous 28 and 14.4V or 48 and 14.4 V outputs, and an industry-leading, five-hour charging time, the VCLX NM2 is ready to meet the power needs of a variety of pro video and cine-style cameras and gear. The
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 04/21/2022
Hold onto your hats! B&H is excited to announce that CoreSWX has released a whole lot of power in a new wave of professional batteries and chargers, including Base, V-mount, Gold mount, and now B-mount models. The new models cover PowerBase EDGE, Helix9max, and Atomos AtomX battery product lines and Cube Plus, Mach4, and Helix charger product lines that will charge up your entire production day. PowerBase EDGE Batteries First up is an update
by William Min ·Posted 12/01/2021
Quick question: How much battery life do you have left on your smartphone right now? Did that make you break out into a cold sweat? Low-battery anxiety is real, and it affects travelers the most. Well, HYPER is here to keep you from seeing red (a.k.a. less than 20%), as well as that dreaded low-battery notification, with the HyperJuice 245W GaN USB Type-C Charging Station and the
by John Foldi ·Posted 02/24/2021
HYPER by Sanho has released five new mobile charging devices that focus on convenience and recharging power-hungry devices quickly. They include home and office options that plug into the wall, a desktop dual-charging stand, and a unique take on portable power. Whatever your charging needs are, Sanho’s new HyperJuice lineup is sure to deliver. For the desktop, the HyperJuice Magnetic Wireless Charger for iPhone 12 & AirPods
by Jennifer Hahn ·Posted 09/08/2020
Anton Bauer has just announced the release of several new products to keep your production equipment powered while you're on the go and under pressure, including the GO 90 98Wh lithium-ion batteries in Gold mount and V-mount versions, the
by Robert Rives ·Posted 03/17/2020
The NAB show may have been canceled, but there is still a host of exciting and innovative new broadcast-centric audio gear being released this year, including the new IFBR1B Bodypack IFB Receiver from Lectrosonics. IFB systems are used for monitoring, talent cueing, and crew communication in broadcast work, and the company is hailing this new model as the “tiny IFB receiver that everyone has been asking for.” At a height
by Todd Vorenkamp ·Posted 02/11/2020
I never fancied myself a passionate lover of a battery charger. That is, until I tried the Nitecore FX1 Dual-Slot USB Travel Charger for FUJIFILM NP-W126 & NP-W126S Batteries. Am I kidding you? No. Seriously, I really, really like, maybe love, this camera battery charger. Why and how did this charger win my heart? Four words: It is freaking cool! Battery chargers usually come with a new camera except for some USB-charging only cameras.
by Staff Writer ·Posted 08/28/2019
RØDE has made some exciting in-roads into wireless microphones, and with that come new, vital accessories. Enter the RS-1, a recharge station for the TX-M2 wireless mic and LB-1 battery. This recharge station can restore the charge
by John Foldi ·Posted 08/08/2018
Smartphone, tablet, and laptop use is about to shift into high gear as students prepare to juggle their work and social lives in the new school year. Prepare yourself and your gadgets with a portable power bank, or risk facing that “Shutting Down…” message at the worst possible time. It’s been a long summer, so before we get started let’s refresh on a couple of core terms you’ll need to know. Don’t worry—there’s no quiz after this. mAh: This is the battery’s capacity. More mAh equals more power. If your phone has a 3000mAh battery, a 6000mAh
by William Min ·Posted 06/20/2018
What do smartphones, laptops, smartwatches, gaming consoles, and other portable devices have in common? They all require power. While simply plugging each device into a power outlet is always an option, there are different ways to charge your mobile devices. Let’s look at two popular standards: USB Power Delivery and Qi wireless charging. The USB Power Delivery Specification is a single charging standard used across all USB-compatible devices. The biggest feature of USB Power Delivery is that it has increased power levels from existing USB
by Steven Gladstone ·Posted 11/22/2017
The Core SWX Fleet Micro battery charger is named so, not because it’s particularly fast at charging (although it is), but because it is ready to charge and maximize your personal fleet of professional V-mount or Gold-mount batteries. Perspective In the 1980s, I had an old Cine 60 battery belt. It had a 4-pin XLR output, used NiCd cells, and had a built-in overnight charger. My cat used to sleep in it when it was charging during the winter because it was the warmest place in the house. Battery cell technology has come a long way since then,