The BG-C5.2 Battery Grip for Canon EOS 550d, 600d, 650d & 700d Digital Cameras from Vello is a battery grip designed for use specifically with Canon EOS 550d, 600d, 650d & 700d Digital SLR cameras and accepts one or two Canon LP-E8 batteries. With two batteries installed, your shooting time is effectively doubled. Moreover, when one battery is drained, it can be removed and recharged while you continue shooting with the other battery. In addition, the BG-C5.2 can utilise 6 AA batteries and comes with a battery tray designed to hold 6 AA/LR6 batteries as well as one for the LP-E8 batteries.
The design of a battery grip offers a comfortable and secure way in which to hold your DSLR, especially in the vertical position. And the BG-C5.2 comes with an alternate shutter release button, aperture/exposure compensation button, AF Point Selection/Magnify button, AE Lock/FAE Lock/Index/Reduce button and main dial to facilitate shooting when held vertically. The BG-C5.2 contains a tripod socket to mount your camera directly to a tripod and a holder for the camera's battery door so as not to lose it when the battery grip is installed.
Note: Batteries sold separately.
- Compatible with the Canon EOS 550d, 600d, 650d & 700d Digital SLR cameras.
- Includes a secondary shutter release button, aperture/exposure compensation button, AF point selection/magnify button, AE lock/FAE lock/Index/Reduce button and main dial.
- Accepts up to 2 LP-E8 batteries to effectively double the camera's battery life.
- The included AA battery holder allows you to use 6 AA batteries (alkaline, Ni-MH, lithium or nickel-manganese) for added convenience.
- Features tripod mount and a securely locking battery chamber door.
- Contains a camera battery door holder to store the camera's battery chamber door when the grip is mounted.
|Battery Type||2 x Battery Pack (LP-E8)|
|Tripod Mounting Thread||1/4"-20|
|Operating Temperature||0 to 40°C|
|Dimensions (L x W x H)||13.2 x 10.9 x 7.8 cm|