Juicebox 95Wh V-Mount Battery and Universal V-Mount Plate
A Juicebox v-mount system offers the longest single-battery run time of any power solution. Compared to other v-mounts, the Juicebox setup is very lightweight and compact. Realize approximately 4.5 hours of RAW recording at 24 FPS.
PROS: The longest single-battery run time of any power solution. Easy battery swapping and extremely secure v-lock battery hold. The universal v-mount plate features 7.4V, 12V, 14.8V, D-TAP and USB outputs for powering accessories.
CONS: Heavier than our other battery setups with a combined weight of 3 lbs (1.4 kg). 15mm rails are required for the v-mount plate, as well. Too heavy for small gimbals.
Juicebox Magic Power 2.0 with Built-In Quick Release Plate
The Juicebox Magic Power 2.0 is a long-lasting, all-in-one battery option. At 56Wh, the JBMP-02 will realize approximately 2.5 hours of RAW recording at 24 FPS. It includes a quick release mount system that can attach to virtually any cage, shoulder mount or cheese plate. The digital display shows real-time, accurate capacity and output wattage.
PROS: Charging, mounting and connection accessories are all included. It’s lighter and cheaper than a v-mount system at just 1 lbs (.45 kg). Capacity display is very handy.
CONS: Run time is about half that of a 95Wh v-mount. Not recommended for small gimbals. 12V and USB outputs only.
Juicebox DSLR Power with Built-In Quick Release Plate
Our DSLR Power battery is the most compact and lightweight external power option available for the Pocket 4K and 6K. At only 12 ounces (340 grams), four inches long and 1.5 inches square, it can still realize 90 minutes of RAW recording at 24 FPS. Mounting options are incredibly versatile; cold shoe, cage, as a side handle, or to any accessory.
PROS: Very low profile, light and includes mounting hardware. It is extremely cost-effective and the li-ion cells are replaceable. Perfect for flying on almost any gimbal.
CONS: Capacity read-out is in-camera (on screen) only. Shorter runtime than other options and may require multiple batteries for long shoots. 7.4V and USB outputs only.
Compare BMPCC 4K & 6K Power Solutions
(RAW @ 24fps)
|Mount Included?||Total Cost
|95 watt hours|
|Approx. 4.5 hrs|
|Universal V Plate,|
Locking DC Cable
Magic Power 2.0
|56 watt hours||Approx. 2.5 hrs||1.1 lbs||None|
|36 watt hours||Approx. 1.5 hrs||0.8 lbs||JBDR-E6 Style Dummy Battery||No||No||No||Yes||$85 USD