Ricoh 500G Wide Review

 
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Model Name: Ricoh Caplio 500G Wide 
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General
Model Number: 500G Wide 
Camera Format: Mid-Sized 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
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Date Available: 2006-05-26
Tripod Mount:  
Weight: 450g
15.9oz
Weight With Batteries? Yes 
Size: 133 x 79 x 74 mm
5.2 x 3.1 x 2.9 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3264x2448, 2592x1944, 2048x1536, 1280x960, 640x480
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 320x240, 160x120
Movie Frame Rate: 30.00, 15.00
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 8.30
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.8" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type: CCD 
Actual Pixels: 8.13 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 - 85 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.03x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 4x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 30 cm to Infinity
11.8 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - infinity cm
0.4 - infinity in
Aperture Range: f/2.5 (wide) / f/4.3 (tele) - ??? 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Display
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution (pixels): 153,000
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
White Balance Settings: Sunny, Cloudy, Incandescent 1, Incandescent 2, Fluorescent, One push 
Shutter Speed Range: 8 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: 256-segment multi, center-weighted, spot 
Aperture Priority:  
Shutter Priority:  
Full Manual Exposure:  
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Automatic, Red eye reduction, Forced, Slow synch, Off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: 0.2 - 10.0m (W); 0.2 - 6.5m (T) 
Ext Flash Connection: Hot Shoe 
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD 
Memory Included (MB): 26.0
Uncompressed Format: TIFF (MMR system ITU-T.6) 
CCD Raw Format:  
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG) 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: DC In 
Included Software: Ricoh Gate La, Image Mixer, USB driver, WIA driver, Mounter, Caplio Rescue, List Editor, Acrobat Reader, DirectX, Caplio Transfer Software, Ridoc Desk Navigator Lt 
OS Compatibility: Windows, MacOS 
Power
Battery Form Factor: 2 x AA or Proprietary DB-43 
Usable Battery Types: Alkaline disposable, NiMH or LiIon rechargeable 
Batteries Included:  
Battery Charger Included:  
Notes & Features: Waterproof to JIS class 7 (can be used up to 1 meter underwater). Dustproof to JIS class 6. Shock proof to MIL 810F standard (100 cm drop). 

 

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