I bought this non-Panasonic battery for my Lumix camera as a spare. It was substantially less expensive than the brand name one. It seems to be working fine. Only time will tell. In any case, it will not be a big loss if it fails.
I make this cautious comment because my past experience with 2 other third-party batteries (not from this vendor) is mixed. They all worked well at the beginning but they did not hold the charge after about 1 year. They all claim higher capacity than the Panasonic model. It may have been be true the first 6 months or so, but later the charge was much less than on my older Panasonic battery which was 3 years old.
These are great replacement batteries for my Panasonic DMC-ZS7 camera. They are higher energy than the OEM batteries, so they'll last longer, but they charge fine in the OEM charger and don't create any problems that some people have reported with after-market batteries and the latest firmware. I can take tons of pictures and video now with these two batteries backing up the OEM. I haven't even reached the limit of these batteries yet, but I can tell you that between the three I have, I can take over 16 GB of HD video and pictures and still not have used them all up. It is definitely worth having these as backups. When the camera takes anything other than standard AA batteries, you can't take a chance of missing any memories because of a dead battery.
I wrote a review mentioning that the item shipped had a different model number than listed and wasn't sure if the substitution was an upgrade or down grade from what I had ordered. After a vacations worth of pictures and videos I can testify that these batteries outlast the one that came with the camera by a very healthy margin. The label capacity is a little hgiher than the OEM version, however the actual difference in run time is far beyond the difference in rating.
I am very pleased and probably will not be taking the OEM battery at all on my next excursion.
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