Having problems with your Canon Digital Cameras ?

Canon SD890 IS: Upon turning on, msg says "Replace Battery." Replaced w/fully charged battery and it still wont start.

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This is either a problem with the batteries or a problem with the camera. Did you replace it with a different battery? If you didn't, then you should buy a new battery for it, because that message means there is probably a problem with the battery itself. If you did, then that could mean there is a problem with the camera triggering a false positive. This could still mean that both of your batteries are faulty, but that is not very likely unless both batteries are equally used and are the same age. I would give Canon a call about it and see how much the repair would be. If the cost would exceed $100, then it isn't worth your money to get that thing fixed. I would look into a Sony W series camera or another Canon SD series camera; both camera lines are very good for consumers who just want to take some family photos and don't need the most expensive thing they can get. I hope this helps.
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