RS Components' selection of electronic components offers thousands of Batteries products, which include Battery Chargers & Battery Accessories and Rechargeable Batteries as well as countless items from our other Electronics Components, Power & Connectors lines. We've been established since 1936 and this means RS Components has unrivalled know-how when it comes to providing businesses with essential Batteries parts and components. We now support engineers all over the world, distributing Batteries and other Electronics Components, Power & Connectors products to customers in over 160 countries, who know they can rely on our product quality and superb customer service.

Guides & Articles


In this complete guide we look at what battery holders are, their uses, as well as the different types that are available.


Our guide covers what AA batteries are, how they work, what they’re used for and the different types available to select the ones you need.