Having problems with your GE A730 Digital Camera ?

Battery life 10 to 20 minutes total

\015 I bought a GE A730 camera from Dell on 10-22 for my daughter for Christmas. Within 35 minutes - we had gone through 3 sets of batteries. Please advise. Because the time was over 21 days - Dell refuses to help me with this issue.\015

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I went through many batteries as well. I found Duracell "PIX POWER". Made for cameras. Battery power is grat.
I believe this to be a software issue. I own a GE 735 and my son owned a GE 730 and both cameras had the same issue with batteries. It is just a matter of upgrading the firmware for your specific model. It can get a little frustrating to do but is well worth it to have a camera not going through batteries every few minutes.
\015\012Check out the following website: http://www.general-imaging.com/us/firmware.html
\015\012On the left is a blue box that says: QUICK LINKS
\015\012Click on FIRMWARE UPGRADES and be sure to follow the directions exactly and your patience will pay off. If done correctly you will not have those battery issues any more.
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