Konica Minolta Lithium-Ion Battery Recommendation (warning against the use of non-genuine or counterfeit batteries)
We have received a number of inquiries regarding the usage of Konica Minolta digital cameras with non-genuine or counterfeit Konica Minolta lithium-ion batteries.
Please be advised that genuine Konica Minolta lithium-ion batteries are equipped with security system to prevent the camera from damages. It has been reported that some counterfeit batteries are NOT equipped with a security system. The use of such batteries will cause damage to your Konica Minolta digital camera and may cause fire.
Further, every Konica Minolta digital camera has been designed to fulfill its nominal value in performance with a corresponding genuine Konica Minolta lithium-ion battery.
For safety and optimum performance, we recommend that you only use genuine Konica Minolta lithium-ion batteries with Konica Minolta digital cameras. Genuine Konica Minolta lithium-ion batteries will include the Konica Minolta model # (NP-200, NP-400, etc) and are only available through authorized Konica Minolta dealers and the Konica Minolta on-line store.
Please note that Konica Minolta is not responsible for damages or troubles caused by the use of lithium batteries which are not specified in the instruction manuals or not produced/distributed by Konica Minolta Camera Inc.
Genuine Konica Minolta lithium-ion batteries are listed below:
Konica Lithium-ion Battery DR-LB4 for Konica Digital Revio KD-510Z/410Z/500Z/400Z/310Z
Minolta Lithium-ion Battery NP-200 for Minolta DiMAGE Xt/Xi/X
Minolta Lithium-ion Battery NP-400 for Minolta DiMAGE A1
Minolta Lithium-ion Battery NP-600 for Minolta DiMAGE G400
Minolta Lithium-ion Battery NP-500 for Minolta DiMAGE G500
Minolta External High-Power Battery EBP-100* is available for the following models:
Minolta DiMAGE A1/Z1/7Hi/7i/7/5/S414/S404/S304
* EBP-100 is consisted of 2pcs. Lithium-ion Battery NP-100, 1pc. Battery Holder BH-100, and 1pc. Lithium-ion Battery Charger BC-100