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Give me the difference between cell and battery
These words are used interchangeably nowadays, but technically a battery is a group of cells. An AA "battery" is actually a single cell, whereas a car battery is 6 cells in one box wired in series- each cell providing 2 volts for a total of 12 volts. The 9 volt battery used in smoke alarms is also a true battery, made up of six cells packaged together, each providing 1.5 volts. Most other "batteries" are really single cells, but there is no way to make people use the correct technical terms.
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Give me the difference between cell and battery
These words are used interchangeably nowadays, but technically a battery is a group of cells. An AA "battery" is actually a single cell, whereas a car battery is 6 cells in one box wired in series- each cell providing 2 volts for a total of 12 volts. ... Digital Cameras
Battery connectivity When I turn on my camera with a fully charged battery, it frequently gives me a black screen and tells me to change the battery pack. If I take the battery out and blow humid breath on it and put it back in, it will work. It does this on different batteries. Can you offer a fix?
Clean the battery contact both ends of the chamber ... Canon PowerShot SD600 Digital Camera
Battery Problem My 18-month-old Canon A70 is giving "change the battery pack" message and turning off constantly, even though I have fully charged three different sets of new rechargeable batteries and rotate them as soon as the message comes on. Sometimes with this message I pull out one charged set and put the same back in, and it works fine for quite awhile, then repeats later. I imagine this is a problem in the camera battery power circuit or something. Never happens when plugged into the co
I figured out the problem. My AA battery recharger was not making good contact, so although it said the batteries were recharged, this was not the case. After fixing this and getting full recharges, the problem went away. ... Canon PowerShot A70 Digital Camera
-have tried 3 different types of batteries, still camera gives error message "change batteries" & shuts down immediaitely.
Clean the contacts and use rechargeable batteries 2700 mAh equ. ... Canon PowerShot A1100 IS Digital Camera
Camera dying? It will powerup like normal. But when a CF card (tried different ones)is in the camera and you press the button to take a photo, the screen will either shut off clean or give a flash of scrambled image then shut off and freeze. The only way to reset is to remove the batteries. It is also draining the batteries in the few attempts to power it on. When no card is in there it will stay 'alive' for a bit longer but pressing any button on it and the lense will power down leaving
CCD problem is the likely cause here and once you have another one put in camera should work fine. ... Konica Minolta DiMAGE S414 Digital Camera
My EX Z1000 Casio digital camera has functioned perfectly till suddenly, without provocation, the screen refused to light up. Since then, all else seems normal, but no photo results from my use of the camera, only a black screen where the photo should be. I've already tried removing the battery for 30 seconds, but it makes no difference. Can you give me some suggestions about what to do?
The systems control board is defective or it has detected a problem with the camera "probably with the screen" this will be a very expensive repair and given the choice it will be cheaper in the long run to replace your item. ... Digital Cameras
I have two years old Sony DSC S 750 Digital Still Cemera. Suddenly it is producing photos with small Horizontal Lines. I have tried to restore the factory settings and tried with different settings. But, it is still giving pictures with horizontal lines. I always keep the battery away from the cemera when it is not in use. I never mis handled and dropped the cemera. Please tell me how to fix the problem.
HelloThis will be caused by the CCD sensor beginning to fail. The CCD sensor is how the camera sees. When it begins to fail, you will get distortion in your images. You could opt for a repair, but it would be more cost effe ... Digital Cameras
Hi.my daughter's Panasonic DMC-FZ7 has gone dark through the view-finder, and all the photos and videos that she tries to shoot are likewise totally black. While photographing yesterday, she paused to gently clean the lens. All photos since then have been black. The camera records taking a photo but shows a black screen on play-back.Changing to a fresh battery makes no difference, neither does using a flash. Can you give any guidance about what is likely to be the problem, and what we should do
Hi,There are two possible reasons for that problem, either aperture got stuck OR ccd imager chip is bad.You can check aperture function easily, turn On camera while looking closely in lens, please observe aperture should open like an Eye, ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ7 Digital Camera
Samsung s750 is brand new and is regulary giveing low battery indication even after putting brand new cells. the power is not turning on as well.
... Digital Cameras
I am trying to buy a spare battery for my Vivitar 8025 camera and it says it takes a cell phone battery. Is this true? What cell phone battery should I use? Thanks [email protected]
Hi\015\012go here\015\012http://www.vivitar.com/products.php?dircat=1&dirsubcat=24&dirprod=13\015\012 ... Vivitar ViviCam 8025 Digital Camera
My Canon A640 is eating batteries! I have tried 2 sets of rechargeable batteries, both 2800mAh. After an overnight charge these will give me 5 or 6 pictures before giving up. I would hate to give up on this camera, it's a great piece of kit but currently it's unusable! I would be grateful for any ideas. Many thanks
I'm going to assume this camera is not new as the first review launch date was in 2006 and updated in 2007. If the rechargeable batteries are two years old my first suspicions would be that the batteries have acquired a short term memory. Contrary to ... Canon PowerShot A640 Digital Camera
When power on my camera it gives me an error that says for use with compatible battery only. Its the battery that came with the camera its been fine for over a year and after I charged battery it gives this error
Hi,What is the make and model of the camera? Once I have this information I will be able to assist you further.Thank you,Lee ... Digital Cameras
Dear Sir, My name is sanjay and I brought Nikon CoolPix L 22 Digicam from UAE but,now after working two days it is showing Battery Exhausted,after replacing AA size battery with new on it worked few minutes and again it is showing Battery Exhausted,this is repeating again and again,Kindly give me suzzestion or give me the contact details nearby,I am staying in Mumbai (India).
Hello Mr Sanjay, you should buy a set of rechargeable NiMH 2000 mAh or higher and a charger to solve ... Nikon COOLPIX L2 Digital Camera
Maintaining Date/Time I've recently inherited a Fuji E510 camera. Works well enough except that it loses its date/time settings if I take the batteries out for even the shortest period of time (for example, when changing low batteries). I see no reference in the manual for the location of the "keepalive" battery cell nor can I find anyplace on the camera housing that indicates where a keepalive cell would be inserted. This leads me to believe that this camera model either has an incredibly st
This is case of a 'keep-alive' battery going flat and unfortunately is on the main p.c board and you will have to dismantle the camera starting from the rear to get to it. Located next to the flash main capacitor on the main board. ... Fuji FinePix E510 Digital Camera
Battery Problem i purchased a s100 and used it for awhile.....now every time i put my battery in straight from a fresh charge the battery lite comes on after 1 pic and it shuts off............... i put in my friends battery and the same thing....... is this a common problem with the s100 and is it worth fixing..... thnx Gives a battery empty message with fully charged new batteries. The battery is working fine in other cameras.
The problem for the camera turning off or acting weird is the batteries. you need Alkalyne Batteries ... Olympus FE-210 Digital Camera
Battery/Camera dies? Battery Problem: I bought this camera last Dec, Just two weeks ago I have noticed the battery dies after 2 pictures have been taken. I have replaced all different kinds of batteries including a 15min battery charger. What is the problem, I am so dissapointed.? Like ch007, I have a GE digital camera model A730 and I get a warning that the batteries are exhausted after just a few pictures in spite of having replaced the batteries with new and charged rechargeable batteries of
Go to the menu and make sure you have the battery type set to the kind you are using. ... GE A730 Digital Camera
Displays all white in all modes. Kodak V570. Turn the power on and all I can see is white. I have tried a different battery an no battery, just power cord. I know the camera good enough I can go into the menu options and select some different features without actually seeing the menu. All that seems to work fine and the lens is working ok. I can push the shutter button, the flash goes off. I can't see the photo on the camera, but I can see the photo if I put the SD card into my computer. Please
Displays all white because all the color screen have RGB mode if any of mode's are not work correctlly it's mean's color chip was fail and not working. u have to repair ur camera and change ur display screen. ... Kodak EasyShare V570 Digital Camera
Horizontal purple bar on LCD in camera mode. Have changed batteries. Used different batteries. Different memory cards. LCD works normal except in camera mode. When shutter is pressed purple bar shows on LCD
When you change the mode to camera, the sensor of the camera begins to work. Unfortunately your sensor is dead from now on. This kind of sensor, I mean point and shoot camera sensors always do that. There is nothing to do. The sensor life and the qua ... Canon PowerShot A95 Digital Camera
Battery charger i recently purchased a FZ 18 in the UK will the battery charger work in the the USA bearing in mind the voltage difference ie 250 / 110 or do i need a different charger for the US
There is no problem as far as i can tell after looking at the charger it is compatable to both UK and USA electricity systems ... Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ18K Digital Camera
I have buy t-10 10 mega digital camera of olympus from home shop 18 but i am not much satisfied with detalis n features of camera like which kind of batteries are best for my camera ni-mh or alkaline or please give me best usage tips of handling and using of my camera or which kind of batteries i could use??? pleae give me immediate reply
You must use good alkaline batteries or better, a set of high capacity NiMH rechargeables. Zinc or "long life" batteries just aren't up to the task, and they can leak and cause corrosion.NiMH batteries with a capacity of 2700mAH are avail ... Olympus Digital Cameras
We have a cannon a2000is. After replacing the batteries and printing the pictures off the memory card the camera will not come back on. The screen says Cannon and the indicator light blinks for aprox 20 seconds then the camera turns off. We tried different batteries and a different memory card and still get the same results.
It sounds like a low power startup. Are you sure the batteries that you are installing are good? If they're Dollar Store "Super Heavy Duty" batteries, that's likely your problem (shelf life has been exceeded). \015\012\015\012Recommend tryin ... Digital Cameras
I received a Sanyo VPC-S880 digital camera for mothers day of 2008. It has a memory card, but I don't know how much. When I insert the batteries (size AA) *Panasonic alkaline* the batteries wear down before I can set the camera parameters and try to take a few pictures. I have had this problem since the camera was purchased. I would greatly appreciate any suggestions or solutions you could give me. I thank you in advance for your timely response. If I need to give you more information, I will do
The best batteries to buy for this camera is Energizer.... No matter what batteries you use, they are going to go fast, but I noticed these last the longest. ... Sanyo Digital Cameras
I bought new batteries from local store (one from Walmart and one from Meijer) but both would not work in my Cybershot DSC-H55. On powering up, I get the message "For use with compatible battery only" then it shuts down. The battery that came with my camera still works fine. I thought I had bought bad batteries but I returned for exchange, and 2 replacement batteries from 2 different stores still shows the same error message. Either the stores are selling 3+ year old batteries that have gone b
... Sony DSC-H55 Digital Camera
Battery life When I first had this camera, about 3 years ago, the rechargeable batteries I bought seemed to last for ages. But more recently the "low battery warning" has been coming on very shortly after inserting freshly charged batteries. I have tried using ordinary batteries (high powered) but even with these I can only take a few pictures before the warning light comes on. Once the light is on, the camera goes dead after a few more pictures so it's not giving me a false "low battery" warnin
The rechargeables are only meant to last a couple years maximum (pretty good that you got three out of them). Also rechargeable NiMH's have approximately 5 times the power of standard alkaline batteries. Alkaline batteries should only be used in em ... Canon PowerShot A710 IS Digital Camera
My Nikon Coolpix is reading 'Warning! Batteries exhausted' even after I change the batteries - have tired numerous times with different types of batteries. Unable to get to internal menu for b
... Nikon Coolpix L15 Digital Camera