If you have a Blink Camera that needs a battery replacement, don’t worry! It’s a simple process that doesn’t require any technical knowledge. Here’s how to replace the battery on Blink Camera:
1. First, remove your Blink Camera from its mount. This can usually be done by pressing the release button on the bottom of the camera.
2. Once the camera is free, turn it over and locate the battery door. This is usually located on the back of the camera.
3. Use your thumb to slide the battery door open. You may need to apply a little bit of pressure if the door is tight.
4. With the battery door open, you’ll be able to see the old battery. Gently remove the old battery and set it aside.
5. Take the new battery and insert it into the camera. Make sure the battery is oriented correctly, with the positive and negative ends in the right positions.
6. Once the new battery is in place, slide the battery door closed.
7. Finally, put your Blink Camera back on its mount and turn it on to make sure everything is working properly.
It’s important to note that Blink Cameras require specific types of batteries, so be sure to check the manufacturer’s recommendations before purchasing a replacement battery. Additionally, if you’re unsure about anything during the battery replacement process, don’t hesitate to consult the Blink Camera manual or reach out to customer support for assistance.
Commonly Asked Questions
1. What type of battery does the Blink camera use?
The Blink camera uses two AA lithium batteries.
2. How do I know when it’s time to replace the Blink camera battery?
When the battery level of your Blink camera drops below 10%, you’ll receive an email notification. You can also check the battery level in the Blink app or by viewing the battery icon on the camera itself.
3. How do I replace the battery on my Blink camera?
To replace the battery on your Blink camera, simply insert a small tool (like a paper clip) into the release button on the bottom of the camera. Slide the camera unit down to remove it from the mount, then remove the battery cover using the provided tool. Replace the old batteries with two new AA lithium batteries, making sure to line them up correctly before re-attaching the cover. Slide the camera unit back into the mount and you’re done!
4. Can I use rechargeable batteries in my Blink camera?
Yes, you can use rechargeable batteries in your Blink camera. Just make sure to use AA-sized rechargeable lithium batteries for best results. It’s also important to note that rechargeable batteries have a lower voltage output than regular lithium batteries, which may affect how long the camera can go between charges.