7D freezing after firmware version 2.0 update?

Started Aug 8, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Re: 7D freezing after firmware version 2.0 update?

Actually, they are not the same. Power save must be 'on' enough to monitor button presses - that has to maintain some power usage. If the camera was really off, button presses would be ignored. That battery drain is very small, but not zero.

bigdaddave wrote:
What's powersave mode?

It's either on or it's off. If it's off it shouldn't drain at all

Off includes being timed out as you haven't touched the camera for the specified time

TTMartin wrote:

mcslsk wrote:

Left 7D on in PowerSave mode from 7:30pm yesterday to 7:20am today. Battery was 95% and now is 80%. Sounds ok to me.

I don't recall any significant drop (95% to 80% in 12 hours) like that in other Canon cameras. I've put a my XTi and 50D away for a week or more in Auto power off, and not had drained batteries.

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