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Berenstargh NP-FW50 battery

This is a (very) short review of the Berenstargh replacement battery for the Sony NP-FW50. The description on the official Berenstargh webpage is rather amusing and full of bold claims: maximal capacity, low self-discharge, especially durable, for professional use and pro quality are just a few examples. No hard facts or mention of any protective circuits. Suspicious. Let’s see if this battery can deliver the promised performance.

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Patona Premium replacement battery for BLH-1

When it comes to third party camera batteries, Patona has been my first choice so far. They are very affordable and typically have a comparable capacity as the original battery. In the following, we are going to have a quick look at the Patona Premium BLH-1 compatible battery for the Olympus E-M1 Mark II. Continue reading Patona Premium replacement battery for BLH-1