We offer you three ways to power your Caplio R2: the included rechargeable battery, AA alkaline batteries or the AC adapter. Choose the best power source for the situation. With the rechargeable battery, you have enough power for up to about 500 shots *1. On AA alkaline batteries it's possible to shoot about 200 pictures *2. Travelling? Recharge your battery and keep AA batteries as a backup and you go with confidence. Among the Caplio R2's energy-saving features is a synchro monitor function that switches off the LCD monitor when the camera is not in operation.
- *1Battery performance measured using CIPA-standard parameters. Actual performance may vary according to the usage conditions and brand of battery.
- *2With Matsushita Battery Industrial Co., Ltd. AA alkaline batteries. Battery performance measured using CIPA-standard parameters. Actual performance may vary according to the usage conditions and brand of battery.
"Big" technology. Small camera.
With power off, the Caplio R2 is flat and 25.8mm thin, so it will slip easily into your pocket. Ricoh's Retracting LENS System ingeniously stores the high zoom lens inside the slim body. Other advanced technology includes a 5.02-megapixel CCD paired with four lenses made of low-dispersion glass with a high refractive index. Ricoh s advanced image processing system, the Smooth Imaging Engine, delivers the twin benefits of high-speed image processing and low energy consumption. Now you can enjoy natural color reproduction from a camera that's compact and easy to use.
New shooting functions that enhance convenience.
Multipoint focus for enhanced focus precision.
For accurate exposures, the Caplio R2 offers up to 15 focusing zones. The zone at which the focus is currently set is indicated on the LCD monitor.
Optimized autofocus for macro shooting.
The Caplio R2's autofocus precisely measures macro subjects, greatly enhancing focus precision even against a high-contrast background.
Auto bracket and white balance bracket help to make sure you get the best
With auto bracket set, the camera automatically shoots three images at three different exposure levels: - 0.5EV,±0, + 0.5EV. White balance bracket applies three different color tones to the images.
Modulating shutter release sound.
Here's another friendly Caplio R2 feature: The sound made by the shutter release being depressed varies according to how fast you depress it.
Record the date and time with your picture.
You can record the date (year/month/day) or date and time (year/ month/day, hour/minute) in the right bottom corner of any still image.