LAS VEGAS, NV, February 27, 2009 â€“ Anton/Bauer, a brand of The Vitec Group, and the worldâ€™s premier provider of professional camera batteries, chargers, lighting and other mobile power systems, is introducing its DionicÂ® HC high current camera battery at NAB 2009 (Booth C6021).
The Dionic HC is capable of up to 10 amps. With 85 watt-hr capacity, a built-in LCD real-time fuel gauge tracks up to nine hours of run time. Its seven segment numerical icon display indicates hours while the circular arcs illustrate 15-minute time intervals.
â€œCameras and other pieces of equipment have gone up in power requirements as digital technology has spread throughout todayâ€™s professional video industry,â€? says Joe Murtha, Anton/Bauer engineering manager. â€œBy introducing the Dionic HC cell pack, we are able to offer users the level of support required for powering such products.â€?
Anton/Bauer is recognized as the worldâ€™s premier provider of professional camera batteries, chargers, lighting and other key mobile power systems for the broadcast and video production markets. Headquartered in Shelton, CT and established in 1970, Anton/Bauerâ€™s superior-quality camera batteries, chargers, and mobile power systems have become an industry standard. Since its inception, Anton/Bauer has expanded its product offerings to include many signature lines such as its leading Gold MountÂ® system, which includes the Interactive chargers, HyTRONÂ® 50, 100 and 140, and DionicÂ® 90 and 160 batteries, as well as mounts, compatible with virtually every camera brand on the market today. Other Anton/Bauer performance products include the UltralightÂ®, the ElipZÂ®, ElightZÂ®, CINE-VCLXÂ® and its new CINE VCLX/2Â®. For more information on Anton/Bauer, visit www.antonbauer.com.
ABOUT THE VITEC GROUP PLC
The Vitec Group plc is acknowledged as a global leader in the supply of equipment and services to the broadcasting, entertainment and photographic industries and has established a reputation for technical excellence and superior engineering along with an astute business strategy which has seen it grow by acquisition. Innovation is a cornerstone of the Groupâ€™s activities and the organization is committed to a policy of continuous product development. With revenues (2007) of $546m (Â£274m) and over 2200 employees world-wide, its products are distributed in almost 100 countries, through a strong, fully-resourced distribution network or direct to the end user or corporate customer. More information can be found at www.vitecgroup.com.