Charging Internal Battery

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Rudy Satria

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Charging Internal Battery

PostMon May 27, 2013 4:46 pm

Hi everyone. I was just charging my internal battery but i didn't find any sign that tell wether the power has fully charged or not. I've been charging about 3 hours but when i checked the battery is still on 50%. is it normal or what?

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Re: Charging Internal Battery

PostMon May 27, 2013 6:41 pm

The battery indicator is incredibly inaccurate on the BMCC. It's almost useless in fact. The battery is probably full charged.
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Re: Charging Internal Battery

PostMon May 27, 2013 10:13 pm

BMD really have to make that indicator more accurate. It's pretty pathetic in its current state.
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Re: Charging Internal Battery

PostTue May 28, 2013 12:24 pm

I generally have to leave the camera on charge overnight (i.e. about 7 hours) before the camera is fully charged using the AC adapter. However, I always use an external battery - so the internal really is just a backup for me.
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Re: Charging Internal Battery

PostTue May 28, 2013 12:27 pm

My internal takes 2 hours, maybe a little more to charge, or until it says 100%. Like others said though, it's inaccurate, so it yours might be 100%. When you unplug it at 50% at 3 hours, does it go to 100% or stay at 50?
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Re: Charging Internal Battery

PostTue May 28, 2013 3:24 pm

Mine only seems to take 2-3 hours to fully charge....
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Re: Charging Internal Battery

PostWed May 29, 2013 7:59 am

I also noticed its wrong battery indicator.
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Re: Charging Internal Battery

PostWed May 29, 2013 1:55 pm

Jason Dunphy wrote:My internal takes 2 hours, maybe a little more to charge, or until it says 100%. Like others said though, it's inaccurate, so it yours might be 100%. When you unplug it at 50% at 3 hours, does it go to 100% or stay at 50?


It stay at 50% and i used it to record until 10% then I recharged about 2-3 hours and it was 100%. its really unstable or inacurrate power indicator. Too bad.
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Re: Charging Internal Battery

PostWed May 29, 2013 1:58 pm

Christian Schmeer wrote:BMD really have to make that indicator more accurate. It's pretty pathetic in its current state.


100% agree. It's not a simple issue that customer would tolerate.
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