Battery Buying Guide for 2012's Hottest Toys

which batteries to buy?

The year's hottest toys are powered by batteries ... but which batteries should you buy, disposable or rechargeable?

Disposable batteries are cheaper up front, but over time, their cost adds up. While pricey at the outset, rechargeable batteries can save money and energy, but they're not right for every use. How to decide?

The folks at have put together a dandy little chart to help you decide which batteries are right for popular electronic toys and games--and which choices will cost less into the new year. Get your Scrooge hat on, and save!

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