Question about Polaroid i532 Digital Camera

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Camera sticks and screen won't stay on

Suddenly my camera will only turn on for about 2 seconds/ the screen flashes on too quick for me to see any of the icons and then the power light goes off. The lens is still sticking out and I have to keep turning it off and on for it to finally close. Usually, theres a short sound effect when it turns on and I don't hear that anymore either... I put new batteries in and that didn't work...could it be that the batteries are not strong enough? This is a brand new camera and I am REALLY FRUSTRATED! :( PLEASE HELP!

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  • Anonymous Jan 02, 2008

    I have the same problem.. the camera comes on but when I scroll through the pictures, it shuts down automatically after only maybe 10 seconds. The same for trying to shoot pictures. I tried brand new batteries and it doesn't seem to help. Also, the lens doesn't want to shut completely. I have had my mother's day gift camera for over a year so can't send it back. It is so frustrating because I wanted one so badly and have enjoyed it so much and have been so very careful with it in every way.

  • cynles Mar 03, 2008

    I am so aggrevated with my polaroid i532. I've had it maybe 6 months and my husband threw away the reciept. It wont stay on, it has brand new rechargable batteries and memory card and nobody can seem to fix it. I would never recommend this camera.

  • celtwizard Apr 24, 2008

    I have 2 i532s and have the same problem with both (goes on then off and the lense is stuck out). Polaroid wants the receipt which I don't have in order to fix them. Guess I'm out 2 cameras. I wouldn't suggest buying any of these.

  • Anonymous Jun 26, 2008

    camera sticks. won't come on at all even with new batteries.

  • tncarter728 Sep 21, 2008

    I have the exact same problem. I hate this camera!

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I sent mine back to be serviced and they said it was the batteries. Use rechargables fully charged.

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