Digital Camera Battery
Batteries used for digital cameras differ in capacity, sizes and types. They are mainly grouped according to the materials within them, which include: alkaline rechargeable batteries, nickel cadmium batteries, nickel metal hydride batteries and lithium batteries. These battery types vary in their duration of working, pricing as well as in their composition.
Alkaline Disposable battery
This is a type of battery that CANNOT be recharged. They are available in a wide range of sizes such as the 9-volt type, AA, AAA, C and D type. Unlike many of the rechargeable batteries, you can pick these up pretty much anywhere. They provide good output voltage and store well making them a great emergency back-up solution. Because they can’t be recharged though the alkaline battery is not ideal for long term regular use
Nickel Cadmium battery
This is another type of rechargeable battery that uses nickel and cadmium; this ensures that it is able to retain its charge even when it is not in use. Its great disadvantage is that it does not last for long. Before recharging it; it has to be first fully discharged.
Nickel Metal Hydride Battery
This is the other type of rechargeable battery which uses metal hydrides to increase its lifespan. It is also very affordable. Its downside is that it loses a lot of charge when it is not in use. It is best to charge it first before using it.
Lithium batteries are the most expensive but also very high quality. They have a longer life when compared to the alkaline batteries; they also last longer when compared to all other types. These batteries have a higher standard of performance and could also perform well even when placed in cold conditions. When buying this battery, make sure that it is compatible with your digital camera.
These high end digital camera batteries incorporate advanced technology. You will find that they have an LCD display to note the battery level. Some support more than one device at a time; this is achieved through adjustable outputs compatible with different devices.
Before buying digital camera batteries, check on the compatibility with your camera since different cameras support different types of batteries. By choosing Battery Warehouse Company for all of your battery needs, you have the assurance of getting the best quality, price and service every time.