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Model Name: Ricoh GR Digital IV 
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General
Model Number: GR Digital IV
Camera Format: Compact
Currently Manufactured: Yes
Retail Price:  
Street Price: $498.45
Date Available:  
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 7.7 oz (219 g)
includes batteries
Size: 4.3 x 2.4 x 1.3 in.
(109 x 60 x 33 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CCD
Sensor Manufacturer:  
Effective Megapixels: 10.0
Sensor Format: 1/1.7 inch
Sensor size: 43.32mm2 (7.6mm x 5.7mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 2.08 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Color Filter Type: RGBG
Self-Cleaning: No
Built-in image stabilization: Yes
On-Sensor Phase Detect: Yes
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3648 x 2736 (10.0 MP, 4:3),
3648 x 2432 (8.9 MP, 3:2),
2736 x 2736 (7.5 MP, 1:1),
3648 x 2048 (7.5 MP, Other),
3264 x 2448 (8.0 MP, 4:3),
2592 x 1944 (5.0 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
1280 x 960 (1.2 MP, 4:3),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG (Exif Ver 2.3), RAW (DNG),
Continuous-mode frames/second: 1.5
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 640x480 (30/15)
320x240 (30/15)
Movie File Format: AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG)
Composite Video Out: Yes
NTSC/PAL Switchable Video: Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
HD Video Out: Yes
HD Video Connection: HDMI
Lens & Optics
Lens Mount: n/a
Lens Thread: n/a
Lens Thread Type: Body threads w/ adapter
Kit Lens: GR Lens, 8 elements in 6 groups including 2 aspheric elements
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 mm
Zoom Ratio: Non-Zoom
Aperture Range: f/1.9 - f/9 (up to f/11 with ND filter)
Normal Focus Range: 30 cm to Infinity
11.8 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 cm to Infinity
0.4 in to Infinity
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 4.0x
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: Multi AF (Hybrid AF) / Spot AF (Hybrid AF) /Subj. Tracking/ Manual Focus / Snap / Infinity
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type: Optional GV-1 External Viewfinder
Focus Peaking: No
Evf Resolution In Pixels:  
Evf Resolution In Dots:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 3.0
Rear Display Resolution: 1,230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: No
Tilt Swivel Screen:
Selfie Screen:
Max Playback Zoom: 16.0x
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native): 3200
Minimum ISO (native): 80
ISO Settings: Auto, Auto-Hi, ISO80 – 3200 (1EV, 1/3EV, selectable steps)
Auto ISO Mode: No
White Balance Settings: Auto, Multi-Pattern Auto, Outdoors, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent 1, Fluorescent 2, Manual, Detail; White Balance Bracket Function
Shutter Speed Range: 180 - 1/2000
Bulb Mode: Yes
Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi (256 segments), Centre Weighted Light Metering, Spot Metering
Program, Aperture, Shutter, Manual (PASM) Modes Yes
Creative Exposure Modes: Scene Modes (Dynamic Range, Movie, Skew Correction, Interval Composite), My Settings Mode
Self Timer: 2, Custom seconds
Time Lapse (intervalometer): Yes
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Flash On, Auto, Red-eye-Reduction, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Manual Flash, Flash Off
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: 20 cm - 3.0 m (ISO Auto)
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0 EV in 0.3EV steps
External Flash Connection: Hot Shoe
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC
Dual Card Slots:
Uncompressed Format: RAW (DNG),
CCD Raw Format: Yes
Movie File Format: AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-fi: No
Built-In GPS: No
Bluetooth: No
NFC:
Microphone Jack: No
Headphone Jack: No
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
PictBridge Compliant: No
DPOF Compliant: Yes
Remote Control: Yes
Remote Control Type: Optional cable release
Connections (extended): HDMI out (Type D, Micro)
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary DB-65 or 2 x AAA
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable or Alkaline disposable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary DB-65 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included (external or internal): Yes
External Charger Included:
Internal Charging Supported:
CIPA Rating Monitor (Live View): 390
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software: GR Digital Software CD-ROM
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Sensor-shift Image Stabilization, GR ENGINE IV, Hybrid AF System, RAW (DNG) Support, Dynamic Range Compensation, Auto Bracket, Interval Composite Mode, Multiple Exposure Mode, Electronic Level Function, Eye-Fi card Support. Available in black or white.

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