Newer Technology today introduced a new 2200mAh iPod battery replacement kit for first- and second-generation iPods. The company says the new 2200mAh battery replacement, priced at US$34.95, offers 78 percent more runtime capacity than the original battery shipped by Apple. As with all NewerTech batteries, installation tools and instructions are included and a video installation guide is also viewable online. With the introduction of the 2200mAh battery, NewerTech is discontinuing its 1800mAh and 2100mAh iPod battery replacements for first- and second-generation iPods. Prices for the discontinued batteries are: 1800mAh batteries were US$29.95 (now $19.99), while the 2100mAh model was $39.95( now $29.99), both while supplies last.