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Ricoh RDC-7

A 3 megapixel "Image Capturing Device" for mobile professionals with some unusual capabilities!

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Reference: Datasheet

Review First Posted: 8/2/2000

Digital Camera Data Sheet:
Ricoh RDC-7


Model Name:

Ricoh RDC-7 
Model Number: RDC-7 
Camera Format: Other 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $1000.00
Street Price:  
Price Update Date: 2007-02-07
Date Available:  
Remote Control: Yes 
Remote Control Type: IR 
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Tripod Mount Material:  
Operating System:  
Weight: 10.9 oz (310 g)
Weight With Batteries? checked 
Size: 5.3 x 1.1 x 2.9 in.
(135 x 27 x 74 mm)
Warranty in Months:  
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3072x2304, 2048x1536, 1024x768, 640x480
Movie Resolution: 320x240
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 3.14
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.8 inch 
CCD Filter Type: RGBG 
CCD Manufacturer:  
Focal Length Multiplier:  
Movie Audio: Yes 
Quality Levels:  
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 - 105 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 1.3x, 1.6x, 3.2x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type:  
Auto Focus Assist Light? No 
Auto Focus Min Illum:  
Auto Focus Step:  
Manual Focus: Yes 
Manual Focus Steps:  
Normal Focus Range: 24 cm to Infinity
9.8 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - 24 cm
0.4 - 9.8 in
Min Macro Area: 18 x 24 mm
0.7 x 0.9 in
Min Aperture: f/7.0
Max Aperture: f/2.6
Aperture Range Description: f/2.6-3.4 (wide angle to telephoto) to f/5.3-7.0 
Aperture Step Size:  
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
Optical VF Type: Real Image 
Optical VF Accuracy: 84%
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD VF Accuracy: 88%
LCD Size (inches): 2.0
LCD Resolution: 127,000 dots
OLED Screen:  
Max Playback Zoom:  
ISO Settings: 150, 200, 400
ISO Rating Max: 400
Number of White Balance Settings: 4
White Balance Settings:  
Manual White Balance: No 
Longest Shutter Time:
Shortest Shutter Time: 1/1000 
Exp Adj Range: 2.0 EV
Exp Adj Step Size: 0.33 EV
Metering Modes: Center Weighted averaging 
Spot Metering: No 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Self Timer: 10 seconds
Internal Flash: Yes 
No of Flash Modes: 5
Flash Modes: Auto, On, Off, Auto Red-Eye Reduction, Slow-Sync 
Flash Guide Number (Meters):  
Flash Range Default ISO (meters): 2.5
Flash Range Description: 2-8.3 ft (0.6-2.5m) 
No of Flash "Pops":  
Ext Flash: No 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SmartMedia 
Other Memory Types: 8 meg internal 
Memory Included (MB): 8.0
Uncompressed Format: TIFF 
CCD Raw Format: No 
Compressed Format: JPEG 
Movie File Format: AVI 
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode Switchable:  
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: Serial, USB 1.1
Other Connection:  
Included Software: PhotoStudio, PhotoFantasy, PhotoBase, Panorama Maker, PhotoMontage, PhotoPrinte,r VideoImpression, PhotoIsland 
OS Compatibility: PC, Mac 
Performance Timing
Startup Time:  
Shutdown Time:  
Play -> Record:  
Record -> Play (max res):  
Record -> Play (min res):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE:  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE:  
Shutter Lag, Man. Focus:  
Shutter Lag, Prefocus:  
Cycle Time Uncompressed Format:  
Cycle Time Max Res: 9.320 seconds
Cycle Time Min Res: 4.340 seconds
Buffer Frames, Max Res:  
Continuous Mode Rate (Frames/Sec):  
Movie Mode Rate (Frames/Sec):  
Movie Sec @ Max Res:  
Movie Sec @ Min Res:  
Download speed, KB/second:  
Battery Form Factor: Custom 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-Ion (NP-80) 
Batteries Included: Lithium-Ion (NP-80)
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
More Information
Notes & Features: Special PRO mode doubles resolution for stationary objects with double-shot exposure. Movie mode doesn't allow zooming during recording. Video out is NTSC/PAL switchable  
Review URL: Review
Test Shots URL: Test Shots
Photo Gallery URL:  
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website

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