This option is used to choose the type of batteries inserted
in the camera.
Select the correct option when the type of batteries used is
The default option depends on the area, country or region
where the camera was purchased.
Alkaline (AA) batteries
Rechargeable EN-MH1 (AA) nickel-metal hydride batteries
Lithium (AA) batteries or nickel-manganese (AA) batteries
If the backup battery (Q 14) is not charged sufficiently, the battery type setting may revert to the
COOLPIX ( NiMH )