Having problems with your Canon PowerShot A85 Digital Camera ?

A 85 shows older pics fine but pics taken now are pink & blurry


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Sorry but your camera is now irreparable. You have just described the classic symptoms of a very common fault with older digital cameras: a failed ccd imaging chip. This is not a DIY fix and is simply too expensive a repair (even if parts were available) to make any economic sense.

Five years is all your camera was designed to last for, and you'll find that many digital cameras fail sooner than that. The design and manufacturing of ccd's has improved enormously since yours was made and they should now last longer. But most cameras still have just a five year design life and even top of the line expensive professional grade Nikon SLR's only have a pathetic two year warranty. I can buy a far more complex brand new car for that and still have a seven year warranty...

I'm afraid that your only fix is to get shopping and don't expect your new purchase to last more than five to six years maximum.

I hope that you have found my reply to be informative and useful; all that I ask in return is that you take a moment to rate my answer.
Hi,
It is known problem of ccd imager chip failure in Canon A85 camera and ccd imager chip will be replaced to get it fixed.
Canon offers free of cost ccd imager chip replacement for this model, click Canon CCD Imager Advisory for details.
Thanks.

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