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SmallRig VB50 Mini V-Mount Battery (50Wh)

BH #SM3579 • MFR #3579
SmallRig VB50 Mini V-Mount Battery (50Wh)
Key Features
  • 50Wh Lithium-Ion V-Mount Battery
  • Supports up to 12A Draw
  • 14.8V D-Tap Output
  • USB-A Output, 2 x DC Barrel Outputs
The VB50 Mini V-Mount Battery from SmallRig is an ultracompact, lightweight 50Wh battery that can support up to a 12A draw at a nominal 14.8V. This travel-friendly battery is suitable for powering handheld cameras, drones, and gimbals.
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SmallRig VB50 Overview

The VB50 Mini V-Mount Battery from SmallRig is an ultracompact, lightweight 50Wh battery that can support up to a 12A draw at a nominal 14.8V. This travel-friendly battery is suitable for powering handheld cameras, drones, and gimbals.

The VB50 provides multiple accessory ports, including one 14.8V D-Tap output, one 8 VDC barrel output, one 12 VDC barrel output, one USB-C output, and one USB-A output for powering various accessories, cameras, or mobile devices. The battery can be charged using a standard V-mount charger, an optional D-Tap charger, or by using the USB-C input/output with a 45W PD fast charger. A built-in OLED display shows the remaining battery capacity and status.

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SmallRig VB50 Specs

Mount / Series Type
V-Mount
Chemistry
Lithium-Ion
Battery Capacity
50 Wh
Output Voltage
14.8 VDC
Maximum Load
12 A
Accessory I/O
1x D-Tap / P-Tap Output 14.8 V, 12 A Regulated
1x USB-A Output 5 V Regulated
1x D-Tap / P-Tap Input 5 A Regulated
1x USB-C Input/Output 3A Regulated
1x Barrel 2.1 mm Output 8 V Regulated
1x Barrel 2.5 mm Output 12 V Regulated
USB Output
5 V
Charging Voltage
16.8 VDC
Operating Temperature
14 to 113°F / -10 to 45°C
Storage Temperature
-4 to 140°F / -20 to 60°C
Environmental Protection
No
Dimensions (W x H x D)
4.1 x 2.9 x 1.4" / 105 x 73 x 35 mm
Weight
11.6 oz / 330 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.12 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
5.8 x 4.5 x 2.15"

SmallRig VB50 Reviews

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How many and which outputs can work ...

How many and which outputs can work simultaneously?
Asked by: Phil
All of the SmallRig VB50 power outputs could be used simultaneously.
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2022-11-21

Could this connect to Profoto B10 to extend ...

Could this connect to Profoto B10 to extend battery life?
Asked by: Rob
No, the Profoto B10 has a proprietary connectivity protocol that is not compatible with V-mount batteries.
Answered by: Bruno
Date published: 2022-10-20

Where is it manufactured?

Where is it manufactured?
Asked by: Cass
The SmallRig VB50 comes from China.
Answered by: Peterm
Date published: 2022-10-20

This battery is classified as "mini" Is this the ...

This battery is classified as "mini" Is this the same thing as "micro"? IE, will this battery fit in a micro V-mount plate?
Asked by: Eli
The Smallrig VB50 battery is Mini or Micro size. The VB50 battery is only Dimensions (W x H x D) 4.1 x 2.9 x 1.4" at 1.6lbs weight, It is even smaller than other batteries listed as Mini size.
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2023-08-11

Can I power a Sony A7IV and a Atomos Shinobi V ...

Can I power a Sony A7IV and a Atomos Shinobi V with this? (Not sure of the power draw). Thanks.
Asked by: Stephen
Yes, The power draw would be less than the battery outputs and you could power external displays and your camera with the SmallRig VB50 battery.
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2022-11-18

What is the mAh spec for this battery. I am ...

What is the mAh spec for this battery. I am trying to compare it to other battery style options like the GVM NP-F979?
Asked by: Brian
The SmallRig VB50 Mini V-Mount Battery (50Wh) has a 3400mAh rating.
Answered by: Dennis A
Date published: 2023-07-21

Can this battery power 8K 60fps recording on the ...

Can this battery power 8K 60fps recording on the R5C?
Asked by: Don B
When utilizing the USB-C PD powering on the SmallRig VB50 Mini V-Mount Battery (50Wh) you will be able to shoot 8k 60p on the R5C.
Answered by: JonathanS
Date published: 2023-11-26

Will this battery mount to the SmallRig Compact ...

Will this battery mount to the SmallRig Compact V-Mount Battery Mounting System?
Asked by: Don B
Yes, the SmallRig VB50 Mini V-Mount Battery would connect and work with the SmallRig Compact V-Mount Battery Mounting System. SmallRig Compact V-Mount Battery Mounting System BH #SM4064
Answered by: Chris H
Date published: 2023-11-26
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