Having problems with your Epson PhotoPC 3100Z Digital Camera ?
Epson 3100Z battery life/power consumption
\015 Just want to ask about the battery life/power consumption of your Epson 3000/3100z. I'm a little worried about mine because my 4 GP 1600mah batteries deliver only around 140 pictures with the LCD turned off and sleep switched to 30 seconds. With the LCD turned on, I get about 70 pictures. These figures include occasional image playback, setup menu changes, and data transfer via the camera's USB port. Also, when I shoot, I usually leave my camera in sleep mode, which means I do not turn it on and off while in one particular photo session.\015\012\015\012Judging from these figures, is my digicam's battery life normal?\015
It's most likely that the batteries become weaker with time. I come across similar situation and cured it by 4 pcs. of new batteries.
I have only had my 3100Z for about 3 months but I have found the battery life outstanding. I have the NI-MH batteries and haven't actually counted the number of pictures I take between chargings but it seems as if it is 200 or more. I also have many menu changes, view the photos in the camera and leave it on between shots. I also have sleep set for 30 seconds.\015\012\015\012I have actually never run the batteries down but recharged them twice in anticipation of needing plenty of power when I planned to take a lot of pictures. I'm guessing that you might have some faulty batteries.
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