Previously manufactured by Sony Energy - Murata purchased Sony's battery division in 2017. Newer production of cells are marked Murata and not SE (Sony Energy). Older cells will show SE printing.
Genuine Sony US18650VTC5A 2500/2600mAh batteries, also known as the Sony VTC5A or VTC 5A. These are a great competitor to the Samsung 25R5 and LG HE2, and allow higher current draw than the Sony VTC5.
These batteries are all fresh stock with manufacturing codes within the last few months. The problem is there are many counterfeits on the market these are guaranteed to be genuine. We've done extensive testing to be sure they're authentic VTC5A so you can be confident you've got the real thing.
Nominal Capacity: 2600mAh
Nominal Voltage: 3.6V
Maximum Voltage: 4.2V
Discharge Current: 25A
Maximum Continuous, 35A Maximum Continuous with an 80deg C cutoff
Style: Flat Top
Protected: NO, UNPROTECTED
Approximate Dimensions: 18.2mm x 65mmApproximate
⚠ WARNING: Use caution as misusing or mishandling the battery may cause a FIRE or EXPLOSION which may result in personal injury or property damage. The user must have an appropriate understanding of the potential dangers of LITHIUM ION BATTERIES before purchase and usage.
No express or implied guarantee of compatibility, suitability, or fitness for any particular purpose or device can be made. This battery is manufactured and sold for the intended use of system integrations with proper protection circuitry or battery packs with a BMS (battery management system) or PCB (circuit board/module).
This battery is neither designed nor intended to be used with an E-CIGARETTE, VAPORIZER, or similar device. USAGE OF THIS BATTERY IS AT YOUR OWN RISK!
DO NOT USE WITH E-CIGARETTE, VAPORIZER, OR SIMILAR DEVICEDO NOT STORE LOOSE OR IN A POCKET, PURSE, ETC.
ALWAYS USE A PROTECTIVE CASE OR BOX FOR STORAGE AND TRANSPORT
WHEN NOT IN USE, ALWAYS STORE LITHIUM ION BATTERIES IN THE PROTECTIVE CASE/BOX IN WHICH BATTERIES WERE DELIVERED
Misusing or mishandling lithium ion batteries can pose a SERIOUS RISK of personal injury or property damage
BATTERIES MAY EXPLODE, BURN, OR CAUSE A FIRE IF MISUSED OR MISHANDLED
Usage of batteries is AT YOUR OWN RISK!ONLY use with proper protection circuitry
DO NOT short circuit intentionally or unintentionally
KEEP AWAY from metal/conductive objects to prevent short circuiting
DO NOT use if PVC wrapper or terminal insulator is damaged or torn
DO NOT use if battery is damaged in any way
DO NOT over-charge or charge above the maximum voltage rating
DO NOT over-discharge or exceed the continuous discharge rating
DO NOT modify, disassemble, puncture, cut, crush, or incinerate
DO NOT expose to liquids or high temperatures
DO NOT solder onto battery, spot weld only
DO NOT use force to install or install in reverse/backwards
ONLY use within manufacturer’s specification
KEEP AWAY from pets and children
ALWAYS charge in or on a fire-proof surface and never leave batteries charging unattended
ONLY use a smart charger designed for this specific type of battery
DO NOT mix and match brands and models, old and new, used and unused batteries
STOP immediately if while charging/storing/using the battery it emits an unusual smell, feels hot, changes color or shape, or appears abnormal in any wayIt is your responsibility to determine that your charger or device is functioning properlyIf exposed to battery electrolyte, flush with water immediately and/or immediately contact a physician or emergency services
DO NOT throw away in trash; contact your local jurisdiction for proper recycling or disposal