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Category: Camera and Video
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Experience:  30 years of photography experience and 10 years of camera repair. Own a D300S, D40 and P7000.
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I havd Nikon V2 and V3 with CX 70-300mm lens. i like to take

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I havd Nikon V2 and V3 with CX 70-300mm lens. i like to take some videos and noticed the the max. time is for only 10 mjns. whereas my Sony A7S and other A7II, A7R and A6000 run for 30 mins. Is there any way I can extend the video time further than 10 mins. Thx
JA: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?
Customer: I have Nikon V2 Serial #91001253 and V3 S/N. 81000704
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: so far I have not try to use them for video...I use my Sonu A7S for low light.
JA: Anything else you want the electronics expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: The LCD it shows running time: 10 mins on V3 and 20 mins on V2.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Steve G. replied 8 months ago.

Hi. I'm Steve and I will be assisting you today. I've been here since 2005.

*** Please note that I cannot take a call right now*** - the site is sending you those prompts, not me. If you need phone support, I can opt out and another expert will help you.

There is a patch which is said to work on the V1 and V2. CLICK HERE, and let me know the outcome. Give it a try.

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