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RCA prov712 battery will only last 5 minutes

I charged 2 different batteries, even bought a new one. I can only use the camera for about 5 minutes until the battery light comes on and then the camera turns off. Please give me any info before christmas. Thanks

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Re: RCA prov712 battery will only last 5 minutes

Be sure to charge for AT LEAST 14 hours on the new battery, even if the charger light goes out - it's still trickle charging. It's normal for most camcorders to auto-shut off after 5 minutes, if it's not recording. But if your batt light comes on, the problem is probably with the battery.

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