BC-U2 (BCU2)

Two-channel simultaneous battery charger/AC adaptor for BP-U90/U60/U30 Lithium-ion battery

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Overview

Charges two BP-U90/U60/U30 batteries
The BC-U2 battery charger simultaneously charges two compact BP-U90U60/U30 Lithium-ion batteries at high speed, providing power for XDCAM camcorders for up to six hours.*

* BC-U2 can charge two BP-U90 batteries in 190 minutes, each 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 while charging one battery

The BC-U2 also has 12 V DC power output cable to power a camcorder directly, while charging one battery simultaneously.

Features

Charges two BP-U90/U60/U30 batteries simultaneously
The BC-U2 battery charger simultaneously charges two compact BP-U90U60/U30 Lithium-ion batteries at high speed, providing power for XDCAM camcorders for up to six hours.
Built-in AC adaptor provides 12 V DC power output while charging one battery
The BC-U2 has 12 V DC power output cable to power a camcorder directly, while charging one battery simultaneously.
Portable design for ease of use
The BC-U2 has a mass of 650 g (1 lb 7oz) and dimensions (W x H x D) of 177 x 53.2 x 137 mm (7 x 8 1/8 x 5 1/2 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.