In Broadcast - December 2017 - 44
www.inbroadcast.com | Vol: 7 - Issue 12 | December 2017
The Skinny On Power Solutions
esign, capacity and
evolving our offerings to
runtime play a key
ensure that we exceed
role in battery choice for
customers' needs with quality
ENG, remote and travelling
When it comes to equipment
selection for on location video
unregulated P-tap connection
production, quality should
on the side of the battery
allowing users to power
The trend towards smaller/
any device accepting 12lighter rigs has helped ease
16.8Vdc. The line is equipped
the burden of carrying heavy
with an accelerometer to
gear, but equipment must
detect motion. After a 48withstand the elements and
hour period of inactivity,
rigors of production.
the battery goes into sleep
Evolution: Core SWX Hypercore SLIM 98 is almost an inch slimmer than standard Hypercore 98
Continuing the evolution
mode. Core SWX's battery
of its Hypercore line of batteries, 98Wh/6.6Ah battery with a 12A measures in at just 3.8x5.87x1.6in in cells are encased in an over-moulded,
Core SWX recently introduced the load, and like all batteries in the size and weighing less than 1.5lbs. It rubberised
Hypercore SLIM 98 battery to cater to Hypercore range, it employs the very is nearly a full inch slimmer 0.84in durability. In addition, the battery
this market need. The new Hypercore latest in Lithium Ion technology. The (21mm) and more than a half-pound pack is outfitted with an advanced
SLIM 98 combines the compact Hypercore cell was constructed with lighter (0.57lbs/0.26kg) than the white backlit runtime LCD to convey
design of the Hypercore SLIM HC8 the specific purpose of handling and standard Hypercore 98.
important battery data.
with a 98wh capacity. It is the ideal sustaining high power draws. The
"The trend towards smaller format
For any remote or travelling
power solution for smaller format cells can withstand up to a 12A for cameras in the field has driven Core production, "smaller, faster, lighter"
cameras used by ENG and broadcast extended periods of time without SWX to provide a power solution that is is the order of the day. The Hypercore
professionals. This new model matches diminishing service life. It's available not only designed properly in size, but SLIM 98 offers the best of both worlds
the profile of the SLIM line, with an in a three-Stud Mount and a V-Mount, also delivers the reliability of extended in size and
increased capacity, extending runtime.
and compatible with most industry runtime needed," says Ross Kanarek, quality for this
The Hypercore SLIM 98 is a cameras. The Hypercore SLIM 98 CEO, Core SWX. "We are continuously application.