Having problems with your Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-F717 Digital Camera ?

System down with message "Lithium Battery Only"


\015 My camera started showing message "***Lithium Battery Only***" then shut down automatically.\015\012\015\012The battery is fully charged and I've tried another battery. Looks like the protection circuit can not recognise the battery properly.\015\012\015\012Anyone has clue and suggetion?\015\012\015\012Thanks,\015

Answers :

Yes, I have seen this problem in the workshop. The problem is not with the battery, but with your camera.
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\015\012The automatic AC-DC switching cct of the DC-DC converter is faulty. Depending on the model of your camcorder ( I think you have one? ) this could either be quite a cheap repair or more expensive than a new camcorder.
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\015\012A older model would most likely not be worth repair.
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\015\012Sorry about the bad news.
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