Ricoh announce Caplio RX digital camera

The Caplio RX also boasts the world's fastest shutter response time of only 0.12 seconds and the world's fastest start-up time clocked at less than a second.

The camera sports a 3.24-megapixel CCD and 3.6x optical plus 3.4x digital zoom and can take shots as close as 1cm using macro mode.

The camera offers six scene modes for the novice user looking for additional help and these include portrait, text and night scene. In addition to this the camera also offers a range of continuous shooting modes allowing you to capture up to 16 shots with one press of the button. Memory is supplied in the form of an 8Mb internal solution with the addition of a SD Card slot should you want to expand further.