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Cracking Open Fuji's FinePix Z1 Digital Camera

Empty Battery Compartment

The FinePix Z1's battery left some room for improvement. This 3.6-volt aftermarket battery (like its OEM counterpart) stored enough energy for approximately 170 shots. Here you can see the xD Picture Card has also been removed from the now empty battery compartment.

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