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Top 5 - Rechargeable Batteries

Top 5 | over 5 years ago

Jason and Suzi find out what are the Top 5 rechargeable batteries to stock up on so you can get your gadgets up and running on Christmas day

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User comments (13)

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Henry

I left a comment on here a few weeks ago, and Im disappointed you have not published it. It was a very valid comment stating that I felt cheesed off having followed your battery advice and opting for your number one choice but then being annoyed with the battery performance. Recommending a lousy product is one thing, but censoring readers comments to suit your own needs is another. Thanks gadget show.

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Five FWD

Hi Henry, Thanks for your comment. We found a published comment which sounds like the one you are talking about on this page. http://fwd.five.tv/gadget-show/blog/its-the-rechargeable-battery-battle-royale Hope this is the one you are after. Thanks FIVE FWD Team.

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Huey

I use 2500mAh and 2800mAh from 7dayshop and they are very good value batteries which last and last. Been using them for about 3 years now and only had a couple of dud cells out of about 30 batteries (which were immediately replaced by the company). One thing to mention is they are *slightly* fatter than standard AA cells (to be fair, as are some other high-capacity rechargeables and even some Duracell alkalines), but only a hair's width. Amongst other things, they power my Hope Vision 1 LED bike light and digital SLR & flashgun perfectly well.

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Ian Betts

I bought the Uniross performance 2700 following your show and I have been competely disappointed.They take about 4 hours to charge up ( the red light turns to green). My held battery checker says they are not full and the give zero power to my radio.

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Brian

Users please remember that RECHARGEABLE cells provide 1.2 volts, whereas the normal ones are 1.5 volts. So we don't expect them to show the same on a voltmeter. I have had excellent rechargeables from Uniross and Eneloop, but Energizer were poor.

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Faisal Shahzad

Uniross is the Best ..............

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john graham

shutup henry cry baby

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