Charging the Battery
For reasons of safety, the battery is not charged at shipment. The camera will not function if the battery is not charged; be sure to charge the battery before use. Before charging the battery, turn the camera off.
An NP-W235 rechargeable battery is supplied with the camera.
Charging takes about 180 minutes.
Attach the plug adapter to the AC power adapter.
Attach the plug adapter as shown, making sure that it is fully inserted and clicks into place on the AC power adapter terminals.
The supplied plug adapter is for use exclusively with the AC-5VJ AC power adapter. Do not use it with other devices.
The shape of the plug adapter varies with the country of sale.
Charge the battery.
Connect the camera to the supplied AC power adapter using the supplied USB cable. Then plug the AC power adapter into an indoor power outlet.
Connect the cable to the camera's USB connector (Type-C).
Be sure the connectors are fully inserted.
The indicator lamp shows battery charge status as follows:
|Indicator lamp||Battery status|
The supplied AC power adapter is compatible with power supplies of 100 to 240 V (a plug adapter may be needed for overseas use).
Do not use the AC power adapter or USB cable with other devices, as this could cause malfunction.
Do not affix labels or other objects to the battery. Failure to observe this precaution could make it impossible to remove the battery from the camera.
Do not short the battery terminals. The battery could overheat.
Read the cautions in “For Your Safety”.
Use only genuine Fujifilm rechargeable batteries designated for use in this camera. Failure to observe this precaution could result in product malfunction.
Do not remove the labels from the battery or attempt to split or peel the outer casing.
The battery gradually loses its charge when not in use. Charge the battery one or two days before use.
If the battery fails to hold a charge, it has reached the end of its charging life and must be replaced.
Unplug the AC power adapter from the power outlet when it is not in use.
If the battery is left for long periods without charging, you may find that its quality degrades or that it no longer holds a charge. Charge the battery regularly.
Remove dirt from the battery terminals with a clean, dry cloth. Failure to observe this precaution could prevent the battery from charging.
Note that charging times increase at low or high temperatures.
Charging via Computer
The camera can be charged via USB. USB charging is available with computers with a manufacturer-approved operating system and USB interface.
The battery will not charge while the camera is on.
Connect the supplied USB cable.
Connect the camera directly to the computer; do not use a USB hub or keyboard.
Charging stops if the computer enters sleep mode. To resume charging, activate the computer and disconnect and reconnect the USB cable.
Charging may not be supported depending on the model of computer, computer settings, and the computer's current state.
The battery takes about 600 minutes to charge with a charging input of 5 V/500 mA.
If the camera is turned on during charging, charging will end and the USB connection will instead be used to power the camera. The battery level will begin to gradually decline (aUSB POWER SUPPLY SETTING).
The camera will display an “power supply” icon when powered via USB.