What is so special about eneloop?

eneloop batteries: environmentally friendly Because the eneloop batteries are preloaded and offer renewable energy, they allow you to reduce the size of the waste mountain. The batteries can be loaded up to 2100 times which makes them very advantageous to the environment.

Is Panasonic eneloop good?

Better designed than other rechargeables, Eneloop batteries have become a best-selling battery. Eneloops can be recharged up to 2100 times, and they will retain their charged capacity even after years of storage. After 6 months, they retain 90% of their charge.

Is eneloop better than Energizer?

Eneloop has a new capacity heads above the rest which may or may not actually be as good as advertised. +1 for Eneloop. They are FAR superior to Energizer. Not only do they hold their charge much longer (over 1 year vs several weeks in TV remotes), they are much more durable for recharge cycles.

Do eneloop batteries need a special charger?

Can I use a different brand charger for my eneloop batteries? While you can use a charger from another brand, we always recommend charging your eneloop rechargeable batteries with an eneloop or Panasonic charger for optimal performance.

How long do Panasonic eneloop batteries last?

eneloop batteries can be recharged up to 2100 times eneloop batteries and maintain 70% of their charge up to 10 years. eneloop pro cells maintain 85% of their charge for up to one year (when unused and stored properly).

Is eneloop NiMH or NiCD?

Eneloop (Japanese: エネループ, Hepburn: Enerūpu) (stylized as eneloop) is a brand of 1.2-volt low self-discharge nickel–metal hydride (NiMH) rechargeable batteries and accessories developed by Sanyo and introduced in 2005. The brand is presently owned by Panasonic after their takeover of Sanyo.

When should I replace my eneloop batteries?

Batteries operating time An average family normally uses some 70 alkaline batteries per year, and the price of that can escalate quickly too. An eneloop battery will set you back a little more, but this battery can be recharged and discharged up to 2,100 times.