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Pentax Optio A40 - switches on but screen is white with a purple smudge on it . Please help. Is it worth repairing ? Thanks Carol


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Hello

OK, well, this sounds to me like a blown CCD. Try taking a photo, if the photo turns out the same, it is most probably a CCD.

You can take the camera to your nearest repair shop, they will be able to inform you on the exact repairing cost.

Hope this can steer you in the right direction.

Kind regards
Andrea
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