How many shots per battery? (PowerShot SX260 HS / SX240 HS)

Article ID: FAQ100135 | Date published: 05/29/2015 | Date last updated: 08/15/2015


Power SourceStill imageMoviePlayback Time
Number of ShotsMovie Recording Time*1Continuous Shooting*2
Battery Pack NB-6L
(Fully charged)
Approx. 230Approx. 40 minutesApprox. 1 hour, 10 minutesApprox. 5 hours
*1 Time under default camera settings, when normal operations are performed, such as shooting, pausing, turning the camera on and off, and zooming.
*2 Time available when shooting the maximum movie length (until recording stops automatically) repeatedly.

  • The number of shots that can be taken is based on measurement guidelines of the Camera & Imaging Products Association (CIPA).
  • Under some shooting conditions, the number of shots and recording time may be less than mentioned above.
  • Number of shots/recording time with fully charged batteries.



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