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Maplin Extra Long Life Alkaline C Batteries 2-pack


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About this product


  • Two pack of ‘C’-type extra-long-life alkaline batteries
  • Specially designed for high drain and digital applications
  • Ready to use alkaline batteries

Product overview

• Two pack of ‘C’-type extra-long-life alkaline batteries
• Specially designed for high drain and digital applications
• Ready to use alkaline batteries
• Each battery produces

What can I use these batteries for?
‘C’ type batteries are commonly used in musical instruments and toys, and this multi-pack has been specially designed for high drain and digital applications. These batteries can be used straight out of the pack, and are great value – giving 20% more capacity than standard alkaline batteries. These batteries also offer superb leak proof technology.

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cheaper than any other batteries I could find online. On promotion when I bought them. They don't last as long as most other brands but for the price they are fairly good value for money.
Date published: 2014-11-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Maplin Reliability I have used Maplin batteries for many years and have always found them to be economically priced and to last a long time. Coupled with Maplin's extremely efficient service I wouldn't consider any other make
Date published: 2016-09-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from As advertised. With batteries being so expensive at this time of year how pleasant to receive buy 1 get 1 free. So pleased.
Date published: 2016-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good Alkaline Batteries Quality of the batteries (Alkaline C) is good and the delivery and ordering was easy and efficient.
Date published: 2016-08-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from VFM Great value. Simple but cost effective. Why pay more for the same ?
Date published: 2018-03-23
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Operating Specification


1.5 VV



Alkaline Battery

Battery Size:



Package Contents:

2x C Alkaline batteries

Product Specifications

Pack Size:


Batteries for DAB radio draining (when on) at about 200mA and gets unhappy when set of 6 falls below 6.5V on load (ie individual battery emf falls to 1.1 volts on load). Are these bats suitable? How long last? What alternatives? Experience so far not good

Asked by: Michael
Based on this drain our batteries would not be best suited, you would be best with some lithium based batteries here.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2016-02-19

Hi, are these the ones I need for your Philips CD player I am just about to buy?

Asked by: JaxD
If you could possibly provide some information on the item you are going to buy ( such as the order code or a link to the item) we will be able to check this for you.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-12-04
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