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Pentax Optio A30 shuts down automatically five seconds after turning on


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That hapened to my old camera its probibly because the batteries and good enough for it go to the shops and buy energiser battery...
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Pentax Optio A30 shuts down automatically five seconds after turning on


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When i turn on my pentax optio a30 it no stay on and turn off automatically. somebody knows whats happen with my cam?


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