- The company had announced the development of the MB-N10 on 23 August 2018
- The MB-N10, as per Nikon, can hold up to two of the same EN-EL15b rechargeable Li-ion batteries
Nikon India Pvt. Ltd. has announced the release of the MB-N10 battery pack for the Nikon Z 7 and Z 6 full-frame (Nikon FX format) mirror less cameras. The company is a 100 per cent subsidiary of Nikon Corporation Tokyo.
Company’s official statement read, “Capture more stills and movies like never before with the new battery pack that increases the Nikon full-frame mirror less cameras’ battery endurance.”
Nikon had announced the development of the MB-N10 on 23 August 2018. Nikon will be retailng the same at a price of Rs 22,950.
Approximately 1.8X more stills and movie footage
Nikon’s official statement read, “The MB-N10 can hold up to two of the same EN-EL15b rechargeable Li-ion batteries used to power the Z 7 and Z 6. When the MB-N10 is used, approximately 610 stills can be captured with the Z 7, and approximately 570 stills can be captured with the Z 6. In addition, the total length of time movies can be recorded increases to approximately 155 minutes with both the Z 7 and Z 6.”
It continued, “The MB-N10 is a hot swap battery pack that continues to supply power even when one of the two batteries are removed, as long as the other is not exhausted. This is especially convenient when recording over an extended period of time, such as when an external recorder is used to record movies or with interval timer shooting, because batteries can be replaced as needed without interrupting recording.”
Nikon said that the EH-7P charging AC adapter (available separately) can be used to charge two EN-EL15b batteries, one after the other, inserted in the MB-N10 while it is connected to the camera.