Caplio G3 model S
Leading the competition to the future
0.14-seconds!The world's fastest *shutter response.With a blazing shutter response of just 0.14 - seconds - faster than regular 35mm SLR cameras - images are snapped up at practically the same time you press the shutter button. Capture the precious laugh of a child, a jumping dolphin or even a fast moving car - never miss that moment again!
- *As of February 1, 2003 for all auto focus digital camera. Speed measured as time between pressing shutter release button and starting exposure in auto-focus mode without using focus lock.
Extra long battery life!Take a remarkable 3,500 shots* between recharges by using the optional rechargeable lithium-ion battery. The Caplio G3 model S takes away the worry of ever running out of power.
- *A maximum 3,500 shots under power-save mode (flash off, without zooming, LCD off, with VGA); up to 350 shots under normal usage conditions (with 50% flash and zoom usage, LCD on, 30 seconds between shots, reviews of all photos).
Choice of three power sources - AA battery included.Choose between an optional rechargeable lithium-ion battery, AC adapter, or the convenience of two AA alkaline or nickel metal hydride batteries to power the Caplio G3 model S. This flexibility is ideal for those regularly on the road.
Marvelous 1cm macrosCapture the tiniest of details, even those practically invisible to the human eye,from a distance of only 1cm! No other digital camera in its class comes this close and clear. Its also has a built-in flash for shots as close as 16cm with no white-out effect.
High-sensitivity modeIn high-sensitivity mode, the screen automatically illuminates subjects to aid in framing the picture when in darkened rooms or other dim environments.
Instant PC transfersTransfer files by simply turning the camera off and connecting it to a PC via the USB cable. Instantly, the computer will import files at 3 megabytes per second into an automatically created folder using the installed Ricoh Gate software. Windows XP users can also take advantage of the WIA driver interface.
Sequential shot analysisAnalyze golf swings and other action sequences by taking advantage of the Caplio G3 model S's various 16-frame continuous modes that come in handy when you are uncertain about the start or finish of a particular action. When reviewing the sequential shots during playback, each frame can be enlarged individually and quickly browsed back and forth to feel like an animated movie.
Powerful, brilliant, and true
Superb 3.24 megapixel CCDEnjoy all the power of a 3.24 megapixel 1/2.7-inch CCD that captures brilliant true color images with fantastic detail at a central resolution of 300 lines per millimeter. The Caplio G3 model S also incorporates an image processor that reduces noise and integrates surrounding circuitry that ultimately delivers extremely high quality output for photographs in a variety of size.
Combined 10.2x zoom!Get in close to distant subjects with a 3x optical zoom plus a 3.4x digital zoom - for a combined total of 10.2x zoom. This is equivalent to a telephoto range of 35-357mm on a regular 35mm film camera.
Versatile functionality at your fingertips●256-point light sensor for accurate exposure levels
●Internal 8MB memory and removable SD card
●Auto and white balance bracket
●Synchro monitor energy efficiency
●Quick photo review functionality
●Movie making and sound recording
●Six practical scene modes: portrait, sports, landscape, night scene, text, and high-sensitivity
Convenient Image memo function
Image memo managementCaplio G3 model S's image memo allows users to input handy text messages directly onto captured photos when in review mode. Text data can also be edited prior to shooting using the ListEditor software, which features flexible templates and categories. This new function makes managing and classifying your images easy, convenient, and enjoyable.