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Low battery life

What tips do you have for my rechargeable batteries to hold power longer and not drain out very fast. After rechargign Ultra high capacity Rechargeable AA Powercell Monster Powercell, I am getting ten or so pictures.

Is there anything else possible wrong.?
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    I can (maybe) squeeze out one shot with new batteries. When tested the batteries are still charged but the camera does not activate properly. Sometimes if I take the batteries out and reinsert them I can get the camera to come one for a brief nstant and then it goes dead again.

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Exactly the same. Used to be fine before

Posted on Aug 13, 2008

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Hey there I find I can use the cheapest batteries and they work fine in my digital camera only if I keep it on. as soon as I turn it off and back on it sucks the battery dry.

the Energizer 2300 seem to be the best of the best in the testing for batteries life.

here is a good read for you on a digital camera batterys

http://www.imaging-resource.com/ACCS/BATTS/BATTS.HTM

Posted on Aug 11, 2008

  • Wesley Gardner
    Wesley Gardner Aug 11, 2008

    also if your flash charges everytime you turn your camera on and you dont use it, that will also consume the battery. only use the flash when you need it.

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