S-8BG6 is the replacement battery for Panasonic VW-VBG6, compatible with Panasonic AVCCAM series AG-HMC71/81/151, AG-AF101, etc. S-8BG6 can exchange digital info with the cameras, and display remaining power info on the camera viewfinder. With 7.2V nominal voltage, the S-8BG6 has 36Wh / 5.1Ah capacity,and can run approx 3.5 hours on Panasonic AG-HMC151 camcorder when LCD monitor is on. A 5.5/2.1mm pole-tap DC output socket is equipped on the side of S-8BG6 battery, for DC 7.2V (Nominate) connection. You can connect on-camera LED light, monitor or wireless transmitter on the pole-tap socket, and get power simultaneously with camera. The Max power from the pole-tap is 30W, 4A. The Pole-tap socket can also be used as charging input, by SWIT portable charger S-3010D. The S-8BG6 battery has the 4-level LED power indicators to check the battery remaining capacity. You can get a quick view of capacity before using. The S-8BG6 can be charged on SWIT Dual channel charger S-3602B. It takes about 3 hours and 20 minutes to charge from empty to 100%. And you can also use SWIT S-3010D Portable Pole-tap Charger for S-8BG6. It will take 5 hours and 30 minutes to fully charge.