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forrests Jul 26, 2002 10:03 PM

Generic Batteries vs. Brand Name Ones
 
Does anyone know if there is a real difference between the original battery like the Nikon EN-EL1 and the generics like the Lenmar version? Sometimes the specs are different but many people I have spoken with say there really is no difference. I am most concerned about camera "on" time and getting the most out of a battery. Is it work the almost double price to get a Nikon battery vs a Lenmar?
Thanks.
Steve

Robert Eastburg Jul 31, 2002 1:43 PM

I don't know, but the Power 2000 brand I just received when I ordered a spare battery for my Nikon 4500 is rated at 800mAh, while the Nikon battery that comes with the camera is rated at 650mAh. I guess that is good.


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