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Ricoh GXR digital camera
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Ricoh GXR digital camera

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Ricoh's brave new release in the GXR is a camera of two halves - literally. With the intention of providing a photographic "solution" that will take digital SLR-like professional quality photographs whilst, unlike a DSLR, being small enough to fit in... >>

Understanding the Ricoh GXR

Understanding the Ricoh GXR

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To best understand what the new GXR interchangeable lens camera from Ricoh is all about, take a look at the diagram above we grabbed from the press presentation. The lens units are so much more than optics: they are a complete imaging unit. Packed in... >>

Ricoh GXR hands-on

Ricoh GXR hands-on

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Pocket-lint was on hand to grab some shots of the new Ricoh GXR interchangeable unit system camera. The GXR takes the fight to Micro Four Thirds, offering a system which lives in the small form factor of a compact camera, whilst offering interchangeable... >>

Ricoh GXR interchangeable unit camera system launches

Ricoh GXR interchangeable unit camera system launches

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Ricoh has announced the launch of the GXR, which they are calling an "interchangeable unit camera system". It is a new system for the company, as Ricoh tackles the challenge of increasing quality whilst still remaining compact. The name comes from a fusion... >>

Ricoh GXR digital camera - First Look

Ricoh GXR digital camera - First Look

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When we first heard what Ricoh was planning with the GXR we had to stifle a giggle. One of the things we like about using a DSLR is swapping components around to best suit your environment, but the idea of sliding off the front of the camera seemed a... >>

Ricoh GXR digital camera breaks cover early

Ricoh GXR digital camera breaks cover early

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Ricoh is expected to announce a new digital camera tomorrow called the GXR, which features a number of different interchangeable lens components in what it hopes will be a breakthrough in the way cameras work, according to a video posted by mistake by... >>

Ricoh CX2 digital camera
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Ricoh CX2 digital camera

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The Ricoh CX2 is basically the same as the CX1, it looks stylish and is undoubtedly well made; once again we had the black liveried version to test, though silver and a two-tone version with a coloured top plate are available. A simple control layout... >>

Ricoh GR Digital Mk III digital camera
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Ricoh GR Digital Mk III digital camera

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The new Ricoh GR Digital Mk III marks a big step-up from the Mk II, previously the company’s quality compact for the enthusiast or professional needing a decent and pocketable back-up camera. The new camera has high image quality at its core, at least... >>

Ricoh introduces CX2 compact digicam

Ricoh introduces CX2 compact digicam

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Ricoh has announced that it's revamping its CX1 camera into a new model - the CX2. The CX1 hasn't even been around six months, so we're not sure why a successor's been brought out so quickly. Whatever the reason, here it is. The CX2 retains the 9-megapixel... >>

Ricoh announces GR Digital III

Ricoh announces GR Digital III

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Ricoh has announced the release of the GR Digital III compact camera, the successor model to - you guessed it - the GR Digital II. Ricoh claims the new camera takes the GR line's "traditional high image quality to an even higher level" with a new image... >>

Ricoh CX1 compact camera
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Ricoh CX1 compact camera

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The Ricoh CX1 looks stylish and is undoubtedly well made once you heft the all metal compact from its box, but looks otherwise unremarkable. The black liveried version we had to test has a rather simple control layout that belies the underlying complexity,... >>

Ricoh announces the CX1

Ricoh announces the CX1

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Ricoh has announced the release of the CX1, a 9-megapixel compact offering 7x optical zoom, 3-inch LCD display and a lens equivalent to 28-200mm in 35mm film cameras. The CX1 features Ricoh's "highly evolved" image processing engine "Smooth Imaging Engine... >>

Ricoh R10 digital camera announced

Ricoh R10 digital camera announced

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Ricoh has announced an update to its R range today with the R10, a 10-megapixel snapper with 7.1x optical zoom. The new model, which improves on the R8,(what happened to the R9?), adds a 3-inch LCD screen over the previous 2.7-inch screen, an electronic... >>

Ricoh GX200 digi compact launched

Ricoh GX200 digi compact launched

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Ricoh has unveiled a high-end, 24mm super-wide-angle, optical zoom, digital compact featuring a 12 megapixel CCD coupled with its latest imaging engine. The new GX200 succeeds the Caplio GX100, which was launched in April 2007, but inherits some of its... >>

Ricoh launches water and dust resistant camera

Ricoh launches water and dust resistant camera

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The new G600 from Ricoh is a compact, water and dust-resistant, wide-angle, 5x zoom digital camera. The G600 is designed for outdoor use and is claimed will withstand a 1.5 metre fall. In addition to the 5x optical wide-angle zoom lens (equivalent to... >>

Ricoh launches R8 digi compact

Ricoh launches R8 digi compact

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The new R8 is the successor model to the Caplio R7. It inherits its predecessor's slim body and includes the same 7.1x optical wide-angle zoom lens (which delivers a focal range of 28–200mm in 35mm focal length). The R8 combines a new 10 megapixel CCD... >>

Ricoh GR DIGITAL II launches

Ricoh GR DIGITAL II launches

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Ricoh has announced the GR DIGITAL II, a compact digital camera that succeeds the GR DIGITAL launched back in 2005. Ricoh states that the new GR DIGITAL II retains the concept of the GR DIGITAL, and is a "high image quality compact camera that achieves... >>

Comment: What happened to Wi-Fi in cameras?

Comment: What happened to Wi-Fi in cameras?

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With virtually every camera manufacturer launching a plethora of digital cameras over the last 7 days what happened to Wi-Fi in digital cameras? You would have thought that with multiple announcements from Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Pentax, Ricoh, Sony, Kodak... >>

RICOH launches Caplio R7 digital camera

RICOH launches Caplio R7 digital camera

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Ricoh has introduced the new Caplio R7 digital camera. The R7 is an 8.14-megapixel model that comes with a new image processing engine and a 7.1x optical wide zoom lens - the equivalent to 28–200mm in 35mm camera format. This 7.1x wide angle zoom lens,... >>

Ricoh GX100 digital camera announced

Ricoh GX100 digital camera announced

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Ricoh has announced a replacement for its popular GX8 model launched 2 years ago. The new model, called the Caplio GX100 will offer a removable electronic viewfinder that allows users to take pictures in a more "Traditional" way as well as providing the... >>

Rugged Ricoh 500SE has built-in GPS receiver

Rugged Ricoh 500SE has built-in GPS receiver

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Ricoh has launched a ruggedised camera with a detachable GPS receiver for the outdoorsy-type. The Ricoh 500SE GPS-ready camera is no slacker on the camera-feature front, with an 8MP sensor and built-in flash, but has been designed to withstand the rigorous... >>

Ricoh Caplio 500G Wide digital camera
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Ricoh Caplio 500G Wide digital camera

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Six months after it was first announced, Ricoh has finally released the 500G in the UK. Ricoh has a lineage of tough cameras and the 500G is the latest and an update of the very similar 400G. Key spec on this model is a very nice 28-85mm, 3x optical zoom... >>

Ricoh replaces the RR660 with the RR730 compact camera

Ricoh replaces the RR660 with the RR730 compact camera

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Just what the world needs, another 7MP compact camera. Ricoh has unveiled a budget compact that boasts fairly decent specifications, considering its £130 price tag. The Caplio RR730 takes over from the RR660 with a 7.16 megapixel sensor and a slightly... >>

Ricoh Caplio R5 digital camera
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Ricoh Caplio R5 digital camera

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My first impressions of the R5 are of a svelte, compact digital compact, its all-metal body is both sturdy and nice to hold thanks to a subtle curve (accentuated by the body styling) on the right side of the body. Out of the box the machine seems to fit... >>

Ricoh launch Ricoh 500SE Bluetooth and Wi-Fi enabled digital cameras

Ricoh launch Ricoh 500SE Bluetooth and Wi-Fi enabled digital cameras

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Ricoh has launched a new variation of its Caplio 500 series which features Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support. Although details are sketchy Ricoh has announced two additions to its Caplio range. The Bluetooth 2.0 500SE model B and the Bluetooth/Wi-Fi 500SE model... >>