Nikon MB-D12 Multi Power Battery Pack

BH #NIMBD12 • MFR #27040
Nikon MB-D12 Multi Power Battery Pack
Key Features
  • For D810, D810A, D800, and D800E Cameras
  • Holds 1x EN-EL15 or 8x AA Batteries
  • Extended Grip for Vertical Composition
  • Shutter Release Button for Vertical Use
Dedicated to the Nikon D810, D810a, D800, and D800E DSLRs, the MB-D12 Multi Power Battery Pack offers both enhanced handling capabilities as well as extended battery life while shooting. It accepts one additional EN-EL15 lithium-ion battery pack to increase the camera's battery life or, alternatively, eight AA batteries can be used in conjunction with the included MS-D12 AA Battery Holder. The design of the grip improves shooting in the vertical orientation and also provides an overall more ergonomic structure for holding the camera. An additional shutter release button, AE/AF lock button, multi selector, and main- and sub-command dials are all incorporated into the grip's design to benefit more natural and intuitive handling.
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Nikon MB-D12 Overview

Dedicated to the Nikon D810, D810a, D800, and D800E DSLRs, the MB-D12 Multi Power Battery Pack offers both enhanced handling capabilities as well as extended battery life while shooting. It accepts one additional EN-EL15 lithium-ion battery pack to increase the camera's battery life or, alternatively, eight AA batteries can be used in conjunction with the included MS-D12 AA Battery Holder. The design of the grip improves shooting in the vertical orientation and also provides an overall more ergonomic structure for holding the camera. An additional shutter release button, AE/AF lock button, multi selector, and main- and sub-command dials are all incorporated into the grip's design to benefit more natural and intuitive handling.

UPC: 018208270408

Nikon MB-D12 Specs

Battery Type1 x Battery Pack (EN-EL 15)
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.12 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)7.3 x 4.2 x 4.1"
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I have seen the non-Nikon version of this grip with the D4 battery. The photographer said it works fine. Can this grip do the same?
Asked by: Anonymous
You can use the EN-EL18 battery in the MB-12 battery grip. You would need the BL-15 Battery Chamber Cover (B&H # NIBL5), though, in order to use that battery in the MB-12.
Answered by: Christina S.
Date published: 2018-08-28

Is this an aftermarket item or Nikon Original?

Is this an aftermarket item or Nikon Original?
Asked by: Jack
Mine was a Nikon original.
Answered by: Tom
Date published: 2020-11-01

Will using the Nikon EN-EL 18c battery in this ...

Will using the Nikon EN-EL 18c battery in this grip increase the amount of shots I get compared to the EN-EL15?
Asked by: Jeanine
Yes by about 30% depending on format and whether shooting raw plus jpeg.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2020-01-25

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Is the MB-D12 available as a Grey Market or Import item?
Asked by: Dean L.
The MB-D12 is available as a Nikon USA item only.
Answered by: Heather S.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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Is this a USA version or Import ? Maybe it says, but I could not see it. Thank you.
Asked by: Anonymous
Every time you call BH sales. The sales always tells you they get everything from Nikon. It is NOT true. After 2 replacements, now the customer service, L**y, admitted they were not from Nikon. Thus it is a gray market product. The is fraud!
Answered by: XIAOYUN X.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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what is the weight?
Asked by: Anonymous
I could not find an official spec on the weight of the MB-D12 grip, but our shipping weight is listed at 1.20 lbs (with packaging and instructions included). A conservative estimate would allow for 1lb or a little less, for the grip itself.
Answered by: Chris L.
Date published: 2018-08-28

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Is this grip metal or plastic? Does it include a tripod socket?
Asked by: Anonymous
The Nikon [email protected] is very well made. The materials used are not specified. The outside of it is metal and rubber and it is reinforced very well and very solid. There is a standard 1/4-20 tripod socket on the bottom.
Answered by: Matthew C.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

does this grip increase the frame rate? One review says it doesn't. I thought that was one of the main advantages for an extended grip like this.
Asked by: Anonymous
The burst rate when shooting in FX format cannot be increased past 4 fps. When shooting in DX format, if you use AA batteries in this grip, or the EN-EL18 battery with the BL-5 battery chamber cover, the max burst rate will increase from 5 fps to 6fps. With the EN-EL15 battery, the frame rate will remain the same.
Answered by: Christina S.
Date published: 2018-08-28
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