Top 10 Best Dry Cell Battery Brands In India

Batteries which are the storehouses of energy is commonly known as the dry cell battery and are used to run devices such as LED lamps, LED flashlights, toys, remote control devices, flash of cameras and many others. The single use cylindrical AA batteries are divided into three types based on the electrolyte present in them as alkaline batteries, Lithium batteries and Heavy duty or general purpose batteries with Zinc chloride for heavy duty and Zinc carbon for general purposes.

Here is the list of top 10 best cell battery brands in India could be.

10. Andslite


Andslite Pvt LTD manufactures and markets AA size dry batteries suitable for use in toys wall clocks and remotes. It does not contain mercury and cadmium. The cell is golden in color and is a heavy duty battery producing about 1.5 volt power.

9. Varta


Varta max tech alkaline batteries and Varta High energy Alkaline Batteries are suitable to power any device that requires an input of 1.5 volts. They are capable of offering 80% more power in the digital camera. The product comes with the warning that it may contain mercury. Therefore, you need to take care while disposing this product.

8. Immense


Immense is one of the lesser known brands that produce Alkaline batteries of sizes AA, AAA  batteries with manganese that produce about 1.5 volt power. Their product range includes C, D and 9v Alkaline batteries. They also produce LR03 AAAUD (Ultra Digital) 1.5v alkaline battery which possesses a high energy density and function up to 30% times longer than other alkaline batteries.

7. Energizer


Energizer Max AA alkaline batteries are long lasting and have the capacity to lock in power for up to 10 years, owing to its power seal technology. It was the first company to introduce mercury free batteries. The power seal technology ensures that there are no leaks and hence, it prevents damage to gadgets due to battery leaks. It is suitable for use in low and high drain battery operated gadgets. They also produce AAA, D and C batteries.

6. Toshiba


Toshiba is one of the leading manufacturers of alkaline, Zinc, manganese and Lithium batteries which cater to the consumer battery sector. Toshiba Alpha power batteries are available in AA and AAA sizes and are good in quality and have a long shelf life of up to 10 years. Toshiba Alkaline Blue is available in AA, AAA, D,C, 9v sizes and is safe, reliable and powerful. The relatively new manufacturing processes and superior materials used aid high output and reduce damage due to discharge or leaks.

5. Kodak


Kodak has been a well-known for its excellence in the production of products related to photography for decades. They also produce batteries that are good enough to compete with the best in the market.There are three categories of alkaline batteries called Kodak Xtra life, Kodak Max and Kodak Ultra Premium.

4. Nippo


Formerly known as the Indo National Limited, Nippon batteries Co. Ltd is a company that manufactures batteries in India and is a household name and reaches millions of homes through its wide distribution network. Nippo Gold was rated the best performing AA cell. Nippo has to its credit, a wide range of Zinc Carbon /Manganese batteries in AA, AAA, C, D sizes, which are safe to use in electronic gadgets. Nippo has the distinction of being the first company in India to launch batteries without mercury in the AA segment. Nippo gold AA batteries are environment friendly and they come with ISI mark.

3. Duracell


The Duracell copper top alkaline batteries are suitable for powering toys, remote controls, wireless mouse and keyboards, calculators, clocks and all other portable electronic devices. The special Dura lock Power Preserve Technology used to manufacture and seal these batteries ensure that there is no leakage, which in turn ensures along shelf life of up to 10 years. They are available in AA, AAA, C, D and 9v sizes and have created a reputation for themselves in the market.

2. Panasonic


Alkaline batteries from Panasonic are designed to last longer and support electronic gadgets better which is possible due to the power density. All Panasonic batteries are non-hazardous as they do not contain mercury. Panasonic Evolta, Panasonic Xtreme Power, Panasonic Alkaline for Digital electronics, Panasonic gold dry cell battery are the few variants within the brand, that come in AA and AAA sizes which offer supreme performance and offer good value for money.

1. Eveready


Eveready industries India produce Zinc- carbon batteries that are used for general purposes like powering a toy, Walkman, camera, Torches and CD players. They also produce alkaline batteries called the Eveready Ultima alkaline battery which is very popular. It is widely used in the operation of electronic goods and gadgets. Eveready Gold Alkaline batteries are said to last up to 3 times longer when compared to other heavy duty Zinc Carbon batteries. There is a complete line of AA, AAA, C, D and 9V batteries which are optimal for use in low to mid drain devices. The Eveready Super Heavy Duty brand also offers AA, AAA, C, D, 9v and 6v lantern batteries that can be used for low drain devices such as clocks, flashlights and radios. It is also an economical choice.

You could decide the best battery on the basis of factors such as cost, efficiency, environment friendly materials that are used in the production and the purpose for which you intend to use it and the brand reputation.