What's the difference between buying an original name-brand Canon rechargeable battery for?

Answer I urge you to be careful - very careful - when buying generic, no-name rechargeable batteries. I base this warning on this article:…After reading it you ca... Read More »

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Whats the difference between a rechargeable battery and a non-rechargeable battery?

I am going to assume that you want a legitimate answer so here goes. There are several types of both batteries. Rechargeable include Ni-Cad (Nickel Cadmium), Lion (Lithium ion), NiMH (Nickel Metal... Read More »

The Difference Between an Ordinary Battery & a Rechargeable Battery?

Batteries are generally electrochemical cells, which convert chemical energy to electrical energy. They mainly consist of an anode, a cathode and an electrolyte. There are two major categories of b... Read More »

What is the difference between dry battery and rechargeable batteries?

A dry battery cannot be recharged. Batteries use chemical reactions to generate electricity. A dry or primary battery has a reaction that is one way. It cannot be reversed. A rechargable or sec... Read More »

How many shots can I get from the battery of the original Canon EOS 5D?

Approx. 800 (68°F/20°C) -- From the Canon website