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Sony Vertical Battery Grip for a7 II, a7R II, and a7S II

BH #SOVGC2EM • MFR #VGC2EM
Sony Vertical Battery Grip for a7 II, a7R II, and a7S II
Key Features
  • For a7 II, a7R II, and a7S II Cameras
  • Comfort and Control in Vertical Position
  • Holds Two NP-FW50 Batteries
  • Extends Shooting Time
This Vertical Battery Grip from Sony allows for long-term, comfortable shooting in the vertical orientation with your Alpha a7 II, a7R II, or a7S II camera. It holds two NP-FW50 batteries, which are available separately, to approximately double your shooting time. The grip uses a battery with lower power first, then automatically switches to the one with greater power when the first runs out. Remaining battery power is displayed as a percentage on your camera's LCD monitor. Additionally, batteries can be replaced without turning off the camera.
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Can we buy an extra battery cradle for faster battery changing or replacing a lost cradle?
Asked by: Nicholas
An extra battery cradle is not yet available as an accessory at B&H. Sony may sell it as a replacement part.
Answered by: Lawrence C.
Date published: 2018-08-25

Does this fit the A7S mark i ?

Does this fit the A7S mark i ?
Asked by: Derek
While that battery grip does not work with the A7S, the Sony Vertical Battery Grip for Alpha a7/a7R/a7S Digital Camera (Black) B&H # SOVGC1EM would be the correct version. https://bhpho.to/2PTLzgo
Answered by: Kirk
Date published: 2019-05-10

How do I switch between battery 1 and 2?

How do I switch between battery 1 and 2?
Asked by: Kenjiro
The camera will switch automatically
Answered by: vilson
Date published: 2021-02-02

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What is the weight of the grip with batteries installed?
Asked by: Joe C.
519g or 1lb 2.5oz
Answered by: Ronney M W.
Date published: 2018-08-25

Does the Sony vertical grip VG-C2EM fit the Sony ...

Does the Sony vertical grip VG-C2EM fit the Sony Alpha 7 s camera?
Asked by: Vince
Hi Vince, This grip is not compatible with the a7S, the compatible battery grip is the VG-C1EM. Regards, Jen
Answered by: SonyListens
Date published: 2019-01-03

question

I heard it displays both battery %. Does it drain 1 battery at a time or both? If 1 at a time does it automatically start draining the other battery once the first is finished?
Asked by: Andrew
Yes, it drains one battery at a time. When the first has been depleted, it begins drawing power from the second one.
Answered by: Courtney D.
Date published: 2018-08-25

question

how do you insert the 2 batteries?
Asked by: Kaj T.
Sideways, it's super easy, they are marked 1 - 2
Answered by: ALBERTO B.
Date published: 2018-08-25

question

Does the grip have a female 1/4-20 for tripod mount on its side so the camera can be mounted vertically on a tripod?
Asked by: Fred D.
no.
Answered by: john m.
Date published: 2018-08-25
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