Fuji EnviroMAX, a new line of eco-friendly, high performance consumer batteries, will be introduced to the North American market at Consumer Electronics Expo in January. They are made by Fuji Batteries FDK of Japan, one of the country’s largest battery manufacturers. The Fuji EnviroMAX battery brings long-awaited peace-of-mind to consumers who “live green” when choosing consumable products for use in their homes.
Ritz Camera, the nation's largest retail camera and photo chain, announced the introduction of Quantaray Super Z, a Nickel-Zinc (NiZn) AA rechargeable battery and charger set. Ritz’s Super Z batteries provide greater power for today’s high drain consumer electronics, enabling superior camera performance compared to existing rechargeable batteries. San Diego-based PowerGenix, developer and manufacturer of nontoxic, high performance NiZn rechargeable technology, will supply the batteries to Ritz Camera Centers.
Voxred International will be launching two new products, the PowerBuddy and the SoundSender, at the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, January 7-10 in booth 8559 in the Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center. The PowerBuddy is a compact and lightweight rechargeable battery pack designed for cell phones, PDAs, the iPod, iPhone and portable gaming devices that uses self-contained 100% lithium ion batteries that can be re-charged at any wall outlet. The device features a folding hideaway plug without a bulky cord as well as built-in USB, cell phone and gaming ports. The PowerBuddy can charge up to two electronic devices simultaneously whether it's standing alone or plugged into a wall outlet.
Primed for any assignment and satisfying the most stringent demands for professional Digital Single Lens Reflex photography, the long-awaited Olympus E3 Digital SLR is finally here. To celebrate the occasion, Olympus has two special offers for early purchasers of its new flagship model. As a thank you to its many loyal D-SLR customers, Olympus is offering all current E-System camera owners a free HLD-4 power grip with the purchase of the new Olympus E3. The HLD-4 power grip extends battery life so there’s no need to worry about assignments going into overtime. It also features a second shutter release to facilitate ease of use while working in portrait format.