Battery Information

You can check the conditions of the battery you are using on the screen.

  1. Select [Set-up: Battery info.].

    • (1) Battery position
    • (2) Model of battery or household power source used.
    • (3) The battery level () is displayed.
    • (4) Battery's recharge performance level is displayed in three levels.

      • Battery information3 (monitor): Battery's recharge performance is good.
      • Battery information2 (monitor): Battery's recharge performance is slightly degraded.
      • Battery information1 (monitor): Purchasing a new battery is recommended.


  • Using a genuine Canon Battery Pack LP-E17 is recommended. If you use batteries that are not genuine Canon products, the camera's full performance may not be attained or malfunction may result.


  • If a battery communication error message is displayed, follow the instructions in the message.