Having problems with your Fuji FinePix A500 Digital Camera ?

My camera does not reconize new batteries i put the batteries in and it says low battery and shuts off


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Always check the batteries first but if is it still giving the same fault, your camera is faulty.
It should be taken to an authorized repair centre for a repair estimate. Very few digital cameras have any user-serviceable parts.

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