Leading British battery manufacturer, PAG, have published a comparison table. The PAGlink PL96T is compared to recent introductions from IDX and Anton Bauer.

PROKIT supports all three brands but is pleased to share PAG's findings with you.

 

 

V-Mount Battery Comparison Table

 

 PAGlink PL96T  IDX Cue D95  Anton/Bauer D90
Capacity96Wh only, but uses linking technology to create higher capacity batteries: 2 = 192Wh,
3 = 288Wh.
 Capacity75Wh, 95Wh & 150Wh options available.150Wh batteries are restricted to 2 per person on passenger flights.   Capacity90Wh, 150Wh & 190Wh options available.150Wh batteries are restricted to 2 per person on passenger flights; 190Wh batteries are banned.
 Current8A individually and 12A when linked (more than other systems and ideal for power- hungry cameras and multiple accessories). Current6.3A, which is considerably underpowered. Current10A.
 Run-Time DisplayRun-time information on-load, expressed in hours and minutes. The display is on the top of the battery for easy reading. This has been a feature of PAG batteries for 16 years. Run-Time DisplayNo run-time information, just a 4 LED charge status indicator. Run-Time DisplayFor the first time, Anton/Bauer offers numeric run-time information on-load, expressed in hours and minutes. The display is on the side of the battery.
 Size & WeightThe smallest and lightest of the 3 options.W84 x H133 x D50mm / 0.73kg  Size & WeightThe next largest and heaviest.W97 x H146 x D59mm / 0.80kg
Size & WeightBy far the largest and heaviest of the 3 options.W112 x H165 x D69mm / 0.90kg
Battery LinkingThe only one that can be linked to combine capacities, and linked for charging; up to 8 batteries in each case. Battery LinkingNot available with this model.  Battery LinkingNot available with this model.
Digital Communication
Compatible withmultiple camera data systems that display capacity in the viewfinder.
Digital Communication
Not known.
Digital Communication
Not known.

 

They conclude:  "PAG’s unique intelligent linking technology and ultra-compact battery design provide innovation that benefits the camera operator and keeps PAG ahead of the competition."