/products/1279#comment_95

Seems a fair review. I looked at ten budget compacts, some cheaper than this. Build quality is better than most, weighty in the hand; pictures are sharp and vivid, focus is quick. Macro is quite reasonable, too- something others fell down on. ...

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/articles/1423#comment_94

One of the most easiest tutorial on shooting products! The steps are really described within very short words to make it easier to learn for all beginners I guess.

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Hillary Grigonis

Hi Dennis, No, this camera uses a rechargeable lithium ion battery. Most manufacturers are switching over, which is a shame for trips like yours where easily replaceable batteries are a good thing. You could pick up a second battery, or we have a...

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/products/1241#comment_92

Is the battery double AA--or a proprietary Lithium-ion? I'm looking for a camera that will use rechargeable AA batteries for a hike across Spain.

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Hillary Grigonis

Thanks for sharing, Mary!

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/products/1183#comment_90

I'm unimpressed by the many claims made for the S9700, having wrestled with some of its shortcomings for most of the past year. I've lost count of the times when I've heard the lens mechanism clicking away furiously inside my camera bag, as the ca...

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Hillary Grigonis

Good points, thanks for your input, Logan!

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/products/623#comment_88

Good review. I also find it annoying that Auto ISO seems to be turned off in Manual mode. Actually, it is more than annoying. It is one more thing that kills this camera for my use. My primary use is to get clear video while driving. This re...

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/articles/1442#comment_87

Thanks, Joe!

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/articles/1442#comment_86

Excellent job Hillary …as usual for you! … Joe Prete

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