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Sony Cyber-Shot S600 - rapid battery drain

by mcrasto / January 1, 2007 6:37 AM PST

I am using two regular AA batteries on my Sony DSC-S600 (Cyber-Shot 6.0)and if left in the camera, both bateries are completely dead in two days. It's been a pain having to remove the batteries every time I use the camera. Any advice?

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Alkalines gave teh worst performance (see link)
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 1, 2007 7:13 AM PST
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Thanks Bob!
by mcrasto / January 1, 2007 1:08 PM PST

The info was very helpful. Thanks again!

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Drained Batteries..
by castingRod47 / January 2, 2007 6:28 PM PST

Are a mal-function..
I once bought a CD-Player that drained my Batteries over-night..
I returned the Product and bought a JVC CD-Player..
I can leave my Re-Chargeables in my CANON A410 for two weeks and they work..for a good amount of time.

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