Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera ?
Camera won't turn on, possibly due to water damage
\015 I have a Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 and I believe it stopped working due to water damage. I recall it raining the day it stopped working but it didn't get directly rained on. I didn't realize at the time that it was broken, I just thought that my battery died, until I tried turning it on after I fully charged the battery.\015
It is best you send it to the service, water + optics + electronics is no good. Dont attempt to open and repair yourself, you do not possess the diagnostic tools that the service has.
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Camera won't turn on, possibly due to water damage
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