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Minolta Z2 batteries drain very quickly, slow shutter speed

I used this camera for 3 years with no issues. Of late, the Z2 is acting up. Firstly, newly charged batteries drain very quickly. Secondly, the shutter speed of the camera is really slow, especially when I take pictures with flash. It takes forever to process the image and for the camera to reset so that I can take the next picture. It's practically useless at this point. I am not sure what to do to fix it. Is the average life of these things just 3 years? If so, I'll just give up and pick up a new camera !! I want to be sure that I'm not missing an easy fix before I go shopping though.

I would appreciate any help.

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