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Neewer DMW-BLE9 BLE9PP 940mAh Battery For Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3, DMC-GF3K, DMC-GF3R, DMC-GF3P, DMC-GF3T, DMC-GF3W, DMC-GF3CW, DMC-GF3CT, DMC-GF3CR, DMC-GF3CK
Neewer DMW-BLE9 BLE9PP 940mAh Battery For Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3, DMC-GF3K, DMC-GF3R, DMC-GF3P, DMC-GF3T, DMC-GF3W, DMC-GF3CW, DMC-GF3CT, DMC-GF3CR, DMC-GF3CK
Offered by Ultra Sales Global (7-23 Business Day Delivery Time)
Price: 5.46

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Charge reported (but not linear) - Great value for money, 2 Mar 2013
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Purchased almost a year ago
Charge held is a little less than the official Panasonic equivalent.
Reports charge although not as faithfully (linearly) as the official Panasonic battery
If you want a backup battery and are happy to expect a drop off from the reported 75% to 25%, then this is a perfectly fine battery and great value for money
(caveat - I have charged and used it 10 times in the year since I use the official battery most times)


Panasonic DMC-GF3 + 14mm f/2.5 + 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 - Twin Lens Kit in White
Panasonic DMC-GF3 + 14mm f/2.5 + 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 - Twin Lens Kit in White

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars So, very very happy, 2 Mar 2013
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(This review is based on performance for price - it is not amazing but I did not wish to pay for that. Also this is not a detailed review)

I am a novice to photography and purchased this kit just under a year ago. Since then I have used it for shots around London, parties indoors (14 mm lens is best) a trip to Costa Rica and general wildlife.

I used both the manual and automatic settings; and while I am no more than an amateur this camera and lenses have provided us incredible shots that we can treasure. I am still making making mistakes with manual settings but when I get it right, the results make me smile. The automatic settings are absolutely fine for anything other than "that shot" that you can see in your mind and simply need to recreate
The automatic setting makes it simple to take faithful photos in good light. The autofocus is sharp
The manual focus on the 14-42 lens is great for wildlife photography (although I guarantee you will be wishing you had bought a telescopic lens since the physical laws of optics are in play here)
The 14 mm lens is your friend for indoors (lowish light) which means that there is no need for flash as long as it is not too dark. (I am not keen on the results from the flash but I think I may need to learn a little more on this subject)

In summary - So very pleased with the hundreds of photos we have taken. In fact, the next time we travel amongst wildlife I shall be buying a zoom lens for this :-)
Have a good day all


Case Logic Slmc-202 Semi-Rigid Case
Case Logic Slmc-202 Semi-Rigid Case
Offered by Lovely Gifts
Price: 10.98

5.0 out of 5 stars Great value - Using with a Panasonic Lumix GF3, 2 Mar 2013
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Hi all
The bag is well constructed. I store a Panasonic Lumix GF3 with 14-42 lens, a 14 mm lens, charger (including UK plug), spare battery, lens filers. It's snug, but not unduly. I am perfectly satisfied. Thanks to all that reviewed this item. I purchased it based on your recommendations.


Devolo dLAN 500 AVtriple+ Adapter
Devolo dLAN 500 AVtriple+ Adapter
Price: 62.00

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Overheating under load, 2 Mar 2013
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First - I have two Devolo homeplugs from the 200mbit range which are tip top. They offer good bandwidth (110-130mbit) and are stable on an always on basis

I purchased the "Devolo dLAN 500 AVtriple+ Adapter" when we moved to a new place with a need for additional connectivity.
For over 6 months, I saw no issues with it since the traffic going to it was bound for the internet (11mbit max); there was the occasional hang but I figured that once a month for a consumer product was acceptable
Recently I started moving files from one server to another with this homeplug being used to move files at a sustained rate of 48 mbit (6ish megabyte). My homeplug overheated after 20 minutes of use. (temperature in the flat is 21 degrees C).
After a week of troubleshooting I am pretty certain that the root cause is overheating.

So that's my story. I am hoping that my adapter performance was an anomaly.
Last words - I love the two 200 series Devolos! my 500 is not useful longterm for anything other than internet browsing
(Purchase End of May 2012)
Cheers all


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