BC-U1 (BCU1)

Battery charger/AC adaptor for BP-U90/U60/U30 Lithium-ion battery

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Overview

Charges one BP-U90/U60/U30 battery
The BC-U1 battery charger charges one compact BP-U90U60/U30 Lithium-ion battery at high speed, providing power for XDCAM camcorders for up to six hours.*

* BC-U1 can charge a BP-U90 battery in 220 minutes, providing 85 Wh energy to power the PMW-200 or PMW-EX1R camcorder for up to 360 minutes. For full range of capacities and camcorder running times, see features.

Built-in AC adaptor provides 12 V DC power output

The BC-U1 also has 12 V DC power output cable to power a camcorder directly.

Features

Charges one BP-U90/U60/U30 battery
The BC-U1 battery charger charges one compact BP-U90U60/U30 Lithium-ion battery at high speed, providing power for XDCAM camcorders for up to six hours.
Built-in AC adaptor provides 12 V DC power output
The BC-U1 has 12 V DC power output cable to power a camcorder directly.
Compact design for ease of use
The BC-U1 has a mass of only 330 g (12 oz) and dimensions (W x H x D) of 128 x 45 x 98 mm (5 1/8 x 1 13/16 x 3 7/8 inches).

Specifications

Approximate charge times
BP-U90
220 minutes
BP-U60
170 minutes
BP-U30
130 minutes
Approximate operating times (minutes) - BP-U90
PMW-F3L/K*
250
PMW-200**
360
PMW-150**
330
PMW-100**
360****
PMW-EX3***
310
PMW-EX1R**
360
PHU-220R
Approximate operating times (minutes) - BP-U60
PMW-F3L/K*
170
PMW-200**
240
PMW-150**
220
PMW-100**
240
PMW-EX3***
210
PMW-EX1R**
240
PHU-220R
240
Approximate operating times (minutes) - BP-U30
PMW-F3L/K*
PMW-200**
120
PMW-150**
110
PMW-100**
120
PMW-EX3***
100
PMW-EX1R**
120
PHU-220R
120
Notes:
The above operating times may change according to operating conditions.
*
Dual-Link OFF, REC mode with viewfinder.
**
REC mode with viewfinder.
***
REC mode with colour LCD ON.
****
When using the PMW-100 with the BP-U90 attached for extended recording periods, Sony recommends attaching the camcorder to a tripod.