We have already reported about Dom Varney’s articles “Powering the Fujifilm X-T3” and “Fujifilm NP-W126S Battery Counterfeits – A Visual Guide to Spotting the Fakes“.
He now also published the most comprehensive guide to Fujifilm original and third party batteries I have ever seen on the web so far.
The tested batteries are:
It’s a massive write-up, impossible to sum up quickly. So I’ll just share a short excerpt:
Fujifilm NP-W126S Battery Counterfeits
Let’s talk about counterfeits, an age-old problem, as also the recent fake SanDisk SD-cards scandal at AmazonUS shows.
Now, there will always be those, who make a cheap imitations trying to suck a few dollars from your pockets. So we better learn to recognize fakes.
In the Fujifilm world, one of the counterfeit products you might encounter are fake Fujifilm NP-W126S batteries.