Charging the Battery
The battery is not charged at shipment. Charge
the battery before use.
1 Place the battery in the charger.
Insert the battery into the supplied BC-50
battery charger as shown, making sure that
the battery is in the correct orientation.
2 Plug the charger in.
Plug the charger into a power outlet. The red
charging indicator will light. 3 Charge the battery.
Charging is complete when the charging
indicator turns green. A fully exhausted
battery takes about 2 hours and 20 minutes
NP-50 rechargeable battery
BC-50 battery charger
The Charging Indicator
The charging indicator shows battery charge
status as follows:
Charging indicator Battery status Action
Off Battery not
Glows red Battery
Glows green Battery fully
Blinks red Battery fault.