Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A720 IS Digital Camera ?
Battery drains very quickly, in 5 to 10 minutes.
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DSC-W12: the batteries last only a few minutes before they're drained. Camera draining batteries very quickly.
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Battery drains very quickly, in 5 to 10 minutes.
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