Sunday, 16 February 2014

Sencys - Pile rechargeable: a good deal for a hardware store

Battery information

Test results

Manufacturer
Sencys
Cost per battery
3.25 €
Model
Pile rechargeable
Format
AA
Energy cost
Chemistry
NiMh
Compare NiMh batteries
Cost per Ah
1.59 €
Origin (e.g. store)
Brico
Cost per Wh
1.28 €
Buy online
n/a
Performance
Capacity (mAh)
2,044 mAh
Capacity (mWh)
2,529 mWh
Internal resistance
44 mOhm
Self discharge
?
Capcity (mAh, before first charge)
1,491 mAh
Capcity (mWh, before first charge)
1,768 mWh

Our conclusions

These are the best value batteries to be found at Brico (Sencys is apparently only selling through this hardware store chain). Its price is fair and its performance is all right. Much better deals can however be found online (check my NiMh comparison).

Benchmark data

Number of discharges
8
Testing period
12/02/2014 - 12/02/2014