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Keeps asking me to turn off and back on...

I just bought this camera a few weeks ago. Within the first 200 pictures that I took it started giving me this error when I turn it on that says "Turn off camera and turn back on to use." Sometimes I have to do it 4 or 5 times before it will work again. Has anyone else had this problem? Is the camera just defective?

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Since your camera is still under warranty, best thing will be calling Sony's appropriate service center for their assistance. Good luck!

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