Battery life

Started Feb 10, 2014 | Discussions thread
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DaveOl
DaveOl Veteran Member • Posts: 3,100
Battery life

One thing I don't understand is why P&S cameras only have a battery life of around 300 images or so.  They only have an LCD on the back.  Is the battery that much smaller than a DSLR that gets 800 or so images on a charge?

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