Battery grip for Nikon D500
Our take on the Nikon MB-D17 by Crutchfield's Deia Z.
Extend your shooting time
Nikon's MB-D17 battery grip increases the number of shots per charge you can get with the D500. Shutter release and Fn buttons give you better control when shooting in portrait orientation.
- multi-battery power pack for Nikon D500
- shutter release and Fn buttons for easier vertical shooting
- can be powered by eight AA batteries or by a single EN-EL15 or EN-EL18a lithium ion battery
- can also be powered by EH-5b AC power adapter using EP-5B power connector
- warranty: one year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
What's in the Box:
- MB-D17 Multi-power battery pack
- MS-D12EN rechargeable battery holder (installed)
- MS-D12 AA battery holder
- Storage case
- User's Manual
- For Your Safety sheet
- Warranty Programs sheet
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Overview: The Nikon MB-D17 Multi-Battery Power Pack is designed for use with Nikon's D500 digital SLR camera. The MB-D17 takes one Nikon EN-EL15 rechargeable battery (sold separately) or eight "AA" batteries (alkaline, Ni-MH, or Lithium). With the optional BL-5 battery chamber cover (available from Nikon), you can insert an optional EN-EL18a higher-capacity battery for longer battery life. Not only does the MB-D17 serve as a power pack for the Nikon D500, it also acts as a vertical hand-grip for portrait-oriented shots, and provides a shutter-release button, multi selector, main- and sub-command dials, and an AE/AF Lock button.
Battery Life: The estimated battery life for the D500 camera using the MB-D17 is as follows:
- One EN-EL15 battery (in camera): Approximately 1240 shots*, or 50 minutes of HD footage
- One EN-EL15 battery (in MB-D17): Approximately 1240 shots, or 50 minutes of HD footage
- One EN-EL 18a battery (in MB-D17): Approximately 2510 shots, or 130 minutes of HD footage
- Eight AA alkaline batteries (in MB-D17): Approximately 1140 shots, or 60 minutes of HD footage
*Using CIPA standard
Weight: The MB-D17's weight varies depending upon the batteries and configuration you use:
- MB-D17 without batteries or battery holders: 7.9 ounces
- MB-D17 with MS-D12EN holder (no batteries): 9.7 ounces
- MB-D17 with MS-D12EN and optional EN-EL15 battery: 12.7 ounces
- MB-D17 with MS-D12EN and optional EP-5B power connector: 10.6 ounces
- MB-D17 with MS-D12 holder (no batteries): 9.2 ounces
- MB-D17 with MS-D12 and eight AA batteries: 15.7 ounces
- MB-D17 with optional BL-5 battery chamber cover and EN-EL18a battery: 15.0 ounces
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