At the Interbee 2018 present in Japan, IDX was displaying two new batteries- the DUO-C150, and CUE-D300.
The DUO-C150 would be the third member of the DUO household and joins the DUO-C98 and the DUO-C198. With 143Wh capability, it meets the passenger plane carry-on restrict whereas nonetheless offering sufficient energy to cine-style cameras such because the ARRI ALEXA Mini and RED WEAPON.
Compared to the present DUO-150, the brand new DUO-C150 can now deal with a better load, and it has been upgraded from a single D-Tap port to a D-Tap Advanced (can be utilized as a charging port when used with the VL-DT1 charger). The battery additionally incorporates a 5 LED indicator for extra correct the rest show (in 10% increments), an added V-Torch gentle to be used in darkish environments, and SMBus for offering information within the viewfinder when used with cameras reminiscent of RED.
DUO-C150 will retire the IDX consumer favourite DUO-150 and will probably be accessible in December.
The CUE-D300 is a 286 Wh giant capability V-mount battery that has been designed for cameras and units which have a excessive energy draw. The battery has one D-Tap with a most 80 W output. It options the identical 5 LED indicator that may be discovered on the DUO-C150.
The CUE-D300 will likely be accessible in January 2019. The retail worth in Japan will likely be 85,000 yen ($750 USD).
Capacity: 286 Wh (14.4V 19.8Ah)
Maximum output: 154W (14A at 11V)
External dimensions / mass: (W) 97 mm × (H) 146 mm × (D) 79 mm / about 160 g
D-Tap output voltage / most energy: battery voltage / 80W
Protection perform: overcharge safety, over-discharge safety, overcurrent safety
Air transport: Since it exceeds 160 Wh, it’s inconceivable to tackle board a passenger plane