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Nikon EN-EL9A Battery

Rechargeable lithium ion battery for select Nikon digital SLRs

3 Reviews

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Our take on the Nikon EN-EL9A Battery

Don't miss a great shot because your camera's battery runs out of juice. Carry a spare EN-EL9A battery so you can keep shooting with your compatible Nikon digital SLR.

Product Highlights:

  • rechargeable lithium ion battery for use with compatible Nikon digital SLR cameras
  • rated at 7.2V, 1080mAh
  • 1-7/16"W x 2-1/4"H x 9/16"D
  • weight: 1.8 oz.
  • warranty: 60 days
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

What's in the Box:

  • EN-EL9a Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery pack (7.2V/1080mAh/7.8Wh) in plastic terminal cover
  • User's Manual (27 languages)

Nikon EN-EL9A Battery Reviews

Average Customer Review(s):

(3 Reviews)

Nikon EN-EL9A Battery

Dick from Hutchinson, MN on 11/18/2018

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Great battery for my Nikon D5000.



Great selection

Patty from Partlow, VA on 12/15/2014

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Ordered a battery for my Nikon and was pleased that Crutchfield had it in stock.

Pros: Great battery life

Cons: Takes a long time to recharge

Great battery

Southern24 from Texas on 12/31/2013

Crutchfield Customer Review (What's this?)

Awesome battery for Nikon D69

Pros: Lithium ion

Cons: Cost


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Compatibility: The Nikon EN-EL9a Lithium-Ion battery pack is compatible with select Nikon D-series SLR digital cameras:

  • D5000
  • D60
  • D40
  • D40X

Charging Information: The EN-EL9a can be charged using the Nikon MH-23 Quick Charger (054MH23). It takes approximately 1 hour 40 minutes to fully charge a depleted battery.

Battery Life: When used with the Nikon D5000 SLR digital camera the Nikon EN-EL9a can last up to approximately 510 shots in single-frame mode or up to 2,900 shots in continuous mode depending on operating conditions.

Weight: The battery weighs 1.8 ounces.

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Why did you buy this?

Only battery to be used in my Nikon D5000. It is not easy to find and I thought that they were not making these batteries anymore so I am glad you carry them. I will be back to look at other camera needs. [ Barbara  Feb 13, 2019 ]
needed a good replacement battery for my D 5000 Camera [ Robert E.  Nov 29, 2018 ]
Nikon brand. In stock. Timely delivery and I trust Crutchfield. [ Doug  Jun 18, 2017 ]
Mu originasl battery was wearing out and I wanted a genuine Nikon replacement [ R  Mar 30, 2017 ]

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