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Ricoh Caplio RX

Announced Mar 6, 2004 •
3 megapixels | 1.8 screen | 28 – 100 mm (3.6×)

i'd own canon v3, a70, s50, fuji s602, f401, sony p1, niklon d70. when rx compare to my past dc (except s602 and d70 since they are not in the near level), the most different is the image quality - poor, but still can accept. also the fast start up time and fast focusing are giving me a big surprise. build quality is good, light but strong enough. it has a wide lens, fast action(pls by-pass the flash) and the price is attractive, so if you don't mind the image quality is on average level, ...

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Julian Tan

# Excellent shutter response and startup times # 28mm wide angle is very useful # Image quality is good, produces clean photos with good detail # Great battery life – accepts 2 AA batteries as well as proprietary Li-Ion battery # Live histogram in record view, histogram in playback mode # Handy ADJ button makes frequently used settings available, and custom function can be programmed # Auto exposure bracketing # Spot metering available # Manual white balance # Interesting features such as ...

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I picked this camera up in Hong Kong on a trip and was pleasantly surprised. I realised it had only 3.2 MP, but the image quality is much better than I expected. 8X10" prints are no problem. You can see an image here It is pocketable, uses AA batteries (so never stuck recharging), is quick to power up and shoot and has a reasonably wide-angle lens. Plus it uses a non- proprietary storage medium. CF would be better, but at least SD cards aren't Sony ...

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Harry Williams

This is the second Ricoh camera I have owned - I recently upgraded from the G3, (which unfortunately got full of sand). Everything they said about this camera is true; the fast start up time is superb, the super fast shutter response (I think it’s even faster than the G3) and the 28-100mm zoom is a big bonus. It feels very comfortable and all the buttons are easily accessible, the larger screen really makes a difference. In Australia they have, like the previous cameras, packaged it with a ...

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fast small battery-save wide-range DC good startup, focus and shutter lag speed very good battery life, I use 2 sanyo 2100ma AA ,have get more than 600M pics and video half of what are use flash, there is about 50% enegry left, Problems: below everage image quality, the sharpness of picture is not good,

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