Alkaline Batteries Suited For High-Tech Devices

June 1, 1999

These Ultra AA and AAA alkaline batteries are said to last up to 80% longer than previous versions in such high-tech devices as digital cameras and cell phones, and up to 60% longer in flash cameras. The improved alkaline technology is also featured in the firm's new Ultra C, D and 9V size alkaline batteries. In halogen flashlights, the D batteries last up to three more hours and in super boom boxes the C batteries last up to two more hours when compared to ordinary alkaline batteries. Also introduced is a line of Ultra A photo lithium batteries in 123, 223, 245 and CR2 sizes that find wide use in flash cameras.


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