How many shots per battery? (PowerShot A810)
Article ID: FAQ100160 | Date published: 05/29/2015 | Date last updated: 08/15/2015


Power SourceStill imageMoviePlayback Time
Number of ShotsMovie Recording Time*1Continuous Shooting*2
Alkaline Batteries
Approx. 220Approx. 1 hourApprox. 1 hour, 40 minitesApprox. 10 hours
NiMH Batteries
(Sold Separately)*4
Approx. 500Approx. 2 hoursApprox. 3 hoursApprox. 13 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.
*3: The number of shots that can be taken may vary widely depending on the brand of alkaline batteries used.
*4: Number of shots/recording time with fully charged batteries.

  • 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.