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Caplio GX Major Specifications

Item
Description
Recording Format
<Still>
JPEG (Exif ver 2.21), Non-compressed(TIFF), DCF*1 compliant, DPOF compliant
<Text>
TIFF (MMR system)
<Motion>
AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG format compliant)
<Sound>
WAV (Exif ver 2.21)
Video Signal Method NTSC/PAL switchable
Recording Media
SD Memory CardTM (3.3V 8/16/32/64/128/256/512MB), MultiMedia CardTM (16/32/64MB) Built-in memory (16MB)
CCD
1/1.8-inch primary-color CCD width effective 5.13 million pixels (5.25 million square pixels)
Resolution
<Still> 2592 x 1944, 2048 x 1536, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480
<Text> 2560 x 1920, 2048 x 1536
<Motion> 320 x 240, 160 x 120
Recording Mode
STILL (Continuous, S-Continuous, M-Continuous),
Aperture-priority / Manual exposure,
Scene (Portrait, Sports, Landscape, Night Scene, Text, High-Sensitivity), Motion, Sound
Picture Mode
Fine, Normal, Non-compressed
Storage capacity (No. of pictures) (Internal 16MB Memory)*2
<Still> 7 (2592x1944 Fine), 13 (2592x1944 normal),
1(2592x1944 NC), 10 (2048 x 1536 Fine),
20 (2048 x 1536 Normal), 20 (1280 x 960 Fine),
39 (1280 x 960 Normal), 141 (640 x 480 Normal)
Storage capacity (time) (Internal 16MB Memory)*3
<Motion> 44 seconds (320 x 240), 158 seconds (160 x 120)
<Sound> 33 minutes 53 seconds
Storage data capacity
<Still> Approx. 9.61MB (2592x1944 Non-compressed),
Approx. 1.79MB (2592x1944 Fine),
Approx. 1.03MB (2592x1944 Normal),
Approx. 1.29MB (2048 x 1536 Fine),
Approx. 671KB (2048 x 1536 Normal),
Approx. 686KB (1280 x 960 Fine),
Approx. 356KB (1280 x 960 Normal),
Approx. 82KB (640 x 480 Normal)
Lens
<Focal range> f: 5.8-17.4mm (equivalent to 28-85mm for 35mm film cameras)
Step-zoom intervals: 4 steps (28mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm)
<Brightness> F: 2.5 (W)-4.3 (T)
<Lens structure> 9 glass elements in 7 groups
Digital Zoom
x4 (Maximum x12 in combination width optical zoom)
Shutter
<Still> 30,15,8,4,2,1-1/2000sec. (electronic/mechanical shutter), During long-term exposure, has noise Elimination function.
<Motion> 1/30-1/2000sec. (electronic shutter)
Object distance
Approx. 0.3m-∞ (Macro: Approx. 0.01m-∞ , Telemacro: Approx. 0.08m-∞ )
ISO Sensitivity
Auto, ISO64, ISO100, ISO200, ISO400, ISO800, ISO1600
View Finder*4
Real-image optical zoom finder
LCD Monitor
1.8 inch low temperature polysilicon TFT LCD (approx. 130,000 pixels)
Flash*5
Auto (automatic flash in backlight), Red-eye Reduction, On, Slow Synchro, Off,Distance: 0.2-5.0m (W), 0.15-2.9m (T) (ISO auto or ISO400)
Focus
Auto focus, Manual Focus, Fixed Focus (Snap),
∞ (includes AF auxiliary light)
Exposure Adjustment
TTL-CCD photometric system: Multi (256 segments), Center Weight, Spot
Exposure Compensation
Manual Compensation (+2.0 - -2.0 EV in 1/3EV steps), Auto-bracket (-0.5EV, ±0, +0.5 EV)
White Balance
Auto, Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten Light, Fluorescent Light,
One push(Manual) White Balance Bracket

Self Timer
Delay: Approx. 10sec., 2 sec.
Interval Timer
Shooting interval: 30 sec. - 3 hours (30 sec. steps)
PC Interface
USB 1.1 (compatible width PCs width Windows 98/98SE/2000 Professional/Me/XP Home Edition XP Professional pre-installed or Macintosh width Mac OS 8.6-9.2.2 or Mac OS X10.1.2-10.3)
AV interface
Audio Out, Video Out
Battery
Specialized lithium-ion rechargeable battery (DB-43 option)
AA battery (alkali, nickel mercury rechargeable battery)

Shooting Capacity*6
Using DB43: Approx. 3,700 pictures (continuous), approx. 400 pictures (normal), Continuous reproduction of still pictures: Approx. 340 minutes Using AA alkaline batteries: Approx. 120 pictures (normal)
Dimensions (W x D x H)
113.6 x 29.0 x 58.0mm (excluding projections)
Weight
Approx. 205g (excluding battery, SD Memory Card, hand strap)
Operating Temperature
0-40°C

Caplio GX Software

Windows XP Windows 98/98SE/
2000/Me
Mac OS
X10.1.2
-10.3
Mac OS
8.6-9.2.2
1. RICOH Gate La -
2. DU-10x - -
3. USB driver
4. WIA driver - - -
5. Mounter - -
6. Acrobat Reader - -
7. Direct X - -

Caplio GX Software Operating Environment

Windows Macintosh
Operating
Software
Windows 98 / 98 Second Edition
Windows 2000 Professional
Windows Me
Windows XP Home Edition / XP Professional
Mac OS 8. 6 -9.2.2
Mac OS X 10.1. 2 - 10. 3
CPU Pentium II or faster Power PC or faster
Memory
Space
Windows 98 / 98SE : 32MB or more (96MB or more recommended)
Windows 2000 Professiona l : 128MB or more
(256MB or more recommended)
Windows Me : 64MB or more (96MB or more recommended )
Windows XP Home Edition / XP Professional : 128MB or more (256MB or more recommended )
Mac OS 8.6 - 9.2.2 : 96 MB or more (128MB or more recommended )
Mac OS X 10.1.2 - 10.3 : 128 MB or more (256MB or more recommended)
Hard Disk
Space
Windows 98/98SE : 10MB or more (during installation)
Windows 2000 Professional : 10MB or more (during installation)
Windows Me : 10MB or more (during installation)
Windows XP Home Edition / XP Professional : 10MB or more (during installation)
Mac OS 8.6 - 9.2.2 : 10 MB or more
(during installation)
Mac OS X 10.1.2 - 10.3 : 100 MB or more (during installation)
100 MB or more (during operation)
Display Resolution : 640 x 480 dots or more, 256 colors or more
(800 x 600 dots or more, 65,000 colors recommended)
Resolution : 640 x 480 dots or more, 256 colors or more
(800 x 600 dots or more, 32,000 colors recommended)
Other USB board, keyboard, CD-ROM drive, mouse required USB board, keyboard, CD-ROM drive, mouse required
  • *Only USB connection is available when connecting Caplio GX to a PC. Serial connection is unavailable.
  • *Supplied software can be used for Caplio RX, G4 series, G3 series, Pro G3, 300G, 400G wide, and RR30. Caplio G3 model S and Pro G3 are not compatible width Macintosh.

SD Memory Card Storage Capacity
(Number of Images and Time)

Mode Recording pixels Picture mode 32
64
128
256
Still 2592 x 1844 NC 3 images 6 images 12
images
25 images
Fine 15 images 30 images 62 images 123 images
Normal 24 images 50 images 103 images 205 images
2048 x 1536 Fine 20 images 41 images 80
images
167 images
Normal 39 images 80 images 163 images 325 images
1280 x 960 Fine 38 images 79 images 159 images 318
images
Normal 75 images 154 images 313 images 624
images
640 x 480 Normal 270 images 553 images 1118 images 2229
images
Text 2560 x 1920 - 39 images 80 images 163 images 325
images
2048 x 1536 - 75 images 154 images 313 images 624
images
Motion*7 or *3 320 x 240 - 1'26" 2'57" 5'58" 11'56"
160 x 120 - 5'16" 10'46" 21'47" 43'34"
Sound - - 64'38" 132'13" 267'17" 532'38"
  • *Number of recordable pictures and recordable time may vary depending on the manufacturer and shooting conditions.


  • *1:DCF is the abbreviation of JEITA Standard "Design rule for Camera Files system. "
    ( It does not guarantee perfect inter-camera compatibility. )
  • *2:General guide for still-picture recording capacity.
  • *3:Maximum. 80sec. per shot(320 x 240), maximum 300 sec. per shot(160 x 120)
  • *4:When shooting at wide-angles, the vignette can be seen at the bottom left-hand corner of the view finder - this has no affect on captured images.
  • *5:Distance is valid when ISO auto or ISO 400 are set.
  • *6:Under Ricoh measurement parameters. Actual performance may vary depending on the conditions of use.
    Continuous mode : 640 x 480 flash off, zoom not used, and Monitor Display off (power-saving mode)
    Normal mode : Approx. 30 second intervals using flash and zoom for 1 out of 2 photos,
    AA alkaline batteries allow usage of approx. 60 minutes.
  • *7:Maximum, 80 sec. per shot(320 x 240), maximum 300 sec. per shot(160 x 120)

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