Update: The Eneloops are already sold out, but the AmazonBasics batteries (which are likely just rebranded Eneloops themselves) are the same price.
If your Eneloop AA collection isn’t quite as big as it could be, you can supplement it with an 8-pack of AmazonBasics high capacity AAs for $16 today.
If anything in your house runs on batteries, you owe it to yourself to buy some Eneloops. They won your recommendation for best rechargeables, and the voting wasn't even close, so whether you're starting your collection, or just adding some spares, we've got some great deals for you today.
Your nominations are fully charged and now it’s time to find a winner. Check out the contenders and then head for poll.
Last week, and in a landslide vote, you awarded Eneloops the honor of best rechargeable battery. Today we’re calling on you to nominate the best AA battery charger, and we’re expecting a much more interesting set of contenders and a much tighter race.
Unsurprisingly, Eneloops dominated the best rechargeable battery voting, taking almost 80% of the vote as of this writing. The Eneloop line has an incredible reputation, and garnered huge numbers of positive anecdotes from our readers. In addition to the winning AAs, Eneloop offers AAAs, chargers, and C and D spacers.
Update: Head over to our champion post to see who won.
We talk a lot about how great rechargeable batteries are, and have a few brands we love, but we’ve never polled all of you to learn about some great options we’re missing out on, until now. Tell us, which AA rechargeables are the best?
I'm weak, so whenever I have to go out in the cold, the only place I'm really cold is my face, because it's not kosher to wear a ninja mask outdoors. Japan disagrees, and thus, a Sanyo neck warmer.
Panasonic just finished buying a controlling stake in Sanyo for $4.6 billion to form a Voltron of consumer electronics that's the second biggest in Japan, behind Hitachi. Why? For Sanyo's batteries. Sanyo's the biggest global supplier of rechargeable batteries and solar panels, pulling in lots o' moolah for 'em. […
Let us work our personal babelfish on Sanyo's new Eneloop Kairo. Eneloop means "envelope," right? Kairo...Kairo means Cairo? Like Egypt? Ahh, these devices are an envelope of heat. And they're leaving Japan, heading Stateside in time for winter.