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Subject: is anyone using a USB charger to charge their camera battery on the go?
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Subject: is anyone using a USB charger to charge their camera battery on the go?
From: sobriquet <dohduhdah@yahoo.com>
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Since the Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III appears to have a rather
dismal battery life, I was wondering if anyone had any experience
using a USB charger to recharge their batteries on the go from
something like a power bank.

https://www.dpreview.com/reviews/canon-powershot-g1-x-mark-iii-revie

How long would it take to recharge a battery?

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Lemix-Charger-Batteries-Specific-Powershot/...

It seems an interesting option, since you would be able to use the
power bank to recharge the smartphone as well as a spare camera
battery and the smartphone can also be used to operate the camera
remotely for candid street photography (with the camera
inconspicuously hanging on the neck strap).

Thx in advance for any feedback!