How the CHG (charge) indicator lights up while the battery is charging and what it means if the indicator is blinking (VIXIA mini X)
Article ID: ART114712 | Date published: 05/11/2015 | Date last updated: 08/15/2015
 

Description

How the CHG (charge) indicator lights up while the battery is charging and what it means if the indicator is blinking (VIXIA mini X)

Solution

You can check how much the battery pack is charged by checking how the CHG (charge) indicator lights up while the battery is charging.


CHG (charge) indicator showing the remaining charge of the battery

LitBattery pack charging.
Not litUnlit Charging has completed.
One flash at 0.5-second intervals- The temperature of the battery pack is outside its operating range (approximately 0 40 C (32 104 F)). Remove the battery pack, warm it or let it cool down, as necessary, and try charging it again.
- Charge the battery pack in temperatures between approximately 0 C and 40 C (32 F and 104 F).
- The battery pack is damaged. Use a different battery pack.

If you do these things and the situation still does not improve, there could be a problem with the camcorder itself, the compact power adapter (AC adapter), or the battery, so please contact a Canon service center.

Things to note when charging battery packs

SIMS Doc Id

8202028500