Nikon Coolpix A vs. Ricoh GR

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Mar 5, 2013
Apr 17, 2013
 
$1100/£1000/€1100
$799 / £599
 
Large sensor compact
Large sensor compact
 
4928 x 3264
4928 x 3264
 
4352 x 3264, 3264 x 3264, 3936 x 2608, 3488 x 2608, 2608 x 2608, 2912 x 1936, 2592 x 1936, 1936×1936, 1280 x 864, 1152 x 864, 864 x 864
 
1:1, 4:3, 3:2
16 megapixels
16 megapixels
17 megapixels
 
APS-C (23.6 x 15.7 mm)
APS-C (23.7 x 15.7 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
 
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 2000, 3200 6400, (12800, 25600 with boost)
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 16000, 25600
25600
 
 
9
Yes
Yes
No
No
RAW
RAW
  • JPEG
  • RAW (NEF)
  • JPEG
  • RAW
  • RAW+JPEG
 
28 mm
28 mm
1×
1×
F2.8
F2.8
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Face Detection
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Live View
No
No
Yes
Yes
50 cm (19.69)
 
10 cm (3.94)
 
 
No
Fixed
3
3
921,000
1,230,000
 
No
TFT LCD monitor
TFT LCD
 
Yes
Optical (optional)
Optical (optional)
 
30 sec
300 sec
1/2000 sec
1/4000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
  • Programmed auto (with flexible program)
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture-priority
  • Manual
  • Auto
  • Program shift
  • Aperture-Priority
  • Shutter-Priority
  • Shutter/Aperture priority
  • Manual exposure
  • Bulb mode
  • Time mode
  • Movie
  • My Settings Mode.
  • Beach/Snow
  • Blossom
  • Candlelight
  • Child
  • Close-up
  • Dusk/Dawn
  • Food
  • High Key
  • Landscape
  • Low Key
  • Autumn colors
  • Night Landscape
  • Night Portrait
  • Party/Indoor
  • Pet Portrait
  • Portrait
  • Silhouette
  • Sports
  • Sunset
 
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
11.50 m
5.40 m (at ISO 100)
Yes (via ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock)
Yes (via hot-shoe)
Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow-sync
 
 
1/2000 sec
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Best Shot Selector
  • Multi-shot 16
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Self-timer
4.0 fps
4.0 fps
Yes (2, 5, 10 or 20 sec)
Yes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
±5 (at 1/3 EV steps)
±4 (at 1/3 EV steps)
(at 1/3 EV steps)
±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
 
Yes (+/- 8 steps B-A axis or G-M axis)
 
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24fps), 1280 x 720p (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 25, 24 fps)
1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 ( 60, 50, 30, 25, 24 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 25, 24 fps)
MPEG-4, H.264
MPEG-4
Stereo
Mono
Mono
Mono
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD, SDHC, SDXC
 
54 MB
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
 
Yes
Optional
Eye-Fi Connected
via optional WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter
 
 
 
No
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Nikon EN-EL20 Lithium-Ion battery
Lithium-Ion DB65 rechargeable battery
230
290
299 g (0.66 lb / 10.55 oz)
245 g (0.54 lb / 8.64 oz)
111 x 64 x 40 mm (4.37 x 2.52 x 1.57)
117 x 61 x 35 mm (4.61 x 2.4 x 1.38)
 
 
Yes
Optional
None
GP-1