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For $29.99, you get 8 top-rated SunLabz 2800mAh NiMH AA rechargeable batteries and a 4-slot Smart Battery Charger that will not only end your disposable battery dependency but also lighten your landfill footprint. On Amazon, the SunLabz batteries have received excellent reviews from nearly a thousand users.

These nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) batteries hold 2 to 3 times the capacity of a typical nickel-cadmium (NiCD) battery, and you can get hundreds, even thousands of recharges out of a single battery. Once they finally reach the end of their extended lifespan, you can recycle them.