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Caplio R3 Major Specifications

Effective 5.13 million square pixels (5.25 million pixels), 1/2.5-inch primary color CCD
< Focal length > f4.6-33 (equivalent to 28-200mm for 35mm cameras. When setting Step Zoom, seven fixed possible steps: 28mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm, 105mm,135mm, and 200mm)
< Brightness > (F value) F 3.3 (W)-4.8 (T)
Vibration correction function
CCD shift method
Zoom Optical 7.1x zoom, Digital 3.6x zoom
Object Distance
approx. 0.3m-∞ (Wide), approx. 1.0m-∞ (Telephoto)
Macro: approx. 0.01m-∞ (Wide), approx. 0.14m-∞ (Telephoto)
<Still> 8,4,2,1-1/2000 sec.
<Motion> 1/30-1/2000 sec.
Resolution (pixels)
<Still> 2592 x 1944,2592 x 1728,2048 x 1536,1280 x 960,640 x 480
<Text> 2592 x 1944,2048 x 1536
<Motion> 320 x 240,160 x 120
Picture Mode *1
F(Fine)/N (Normal)
ISO Sensitivity
Auto/ Red-Eye Reduction/ Mandatory Flash/ Slow Synchro/ Flash Off
Flash Range *2: approx. 0.2m-2.4m (Wide), approx. 0.14m-1.8m (Telephoto) (ISO: AUTO)

Auto Focus/ Manual Focus/ Snap/ ∞ (includes AF auxiliary light)
Exposure Adjustment
TTL-CCD method photometric system: Multi (256 segments)/ Center weight/ Spot
Exposure Compensation
Manual Compensation (+2.0~-2.0EV in 1/3EV steps) Auto Bracket Function (-0.5EV.±0.+0.5EV)
White Balance
Auto/ Fixed (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten light, Tungsten light 2, Fluorescent, Manual)
Recording Media
SD Memory Card (3.3V 32,64,128,256,512MB,1GB)/Multi Media Card, Internal Memory (26MB)
Storage Capacity *3
(No. of Pictures)
(Internal 26MB Memory)

<Still> 2592x 1944(F:13,N:22), 2592x1728(F:14), 2048x1536(F:18,N36),1280x960(F:33,N63),640x480(N:277)
Storage Capacity (Time)
(Internal 26MB Memory)

<Motion> 1 minute 17 seconds (320x240, 15frames/second), 4minutes 38 seconds *4 (160x120, 15 frames/second),
39 seconds (320x240, 30frames/second), 2minutes 26 seconds (160x120, 30 frames/second)
<Sound> 56 minutes 45 seconds *5
Storage Capacity
(File Sizes)
(Internal 26MB Memory)

<Still> 2592 x 1944. F: approx. 1.83MB N: approx. 1.06MB,2592x1728. F:1.63MB, 2048 x 1536.F: approx. 1.31MB N: approx. 672KB,1280 x 960 F: approx. 686KB N: approx. 356KB,640 x 480 N: approx. 83KB
Recording Mode
<Still> Continuous, S-Continuous, M-Continuous
<Scene Mode> (Portrait, Sports, Distant Landscape Night Scene, Text, High Sensitivity,Zoom Macro, Skew correction), Motion, Sound
Recording Format
<Still> Compressed: JPEG (Exif ver. 2.21) DCF *6compliant, DPOF support
<Text> TIFF (MMR system ITU-T.6)
<Motion> AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG Format compliant)
<Sound> WAV (Exif ver.2.21 µ law)
LCD Monitor
2.5 inch Translucent Amorphous Silicon TFT LCD (approx. 114,000 pixels)
Self Timer
Operating Time: approx. 10 sec./ 2 sec.
Interval Timer
Shooting interval: 5 sec. - 3 hours (in 5 sec. increments) *7
PC Interface
USB1.1 Choice of Ricoh original or Mass Storage driver *8
AV Interface
Audio OUT/ Video OUT
Video Signal Method
NTSC/PAL switchable
Dimensions (W x D x H)
95.0mm(W)x26.0mm(D)x53.0mm(H) (excluding projections)
Approx. 135g (without battery, Hand strap)
Accessories approx. 30g (Rechargeable battery, Hand strap)

Rechargeable Battery (DB-60), AC adaptor(AC-4c,optional accessories)
Shooting Capacity *9
Based on CIPA Standard: using the DB-60, approx. 310 pictures
Operating Temperature
  • *1Only N (Normal) is available for 640×480 size, only F (Fine) is available for 2592x1728 size
  • *2When the flash range is set for ISO AUTO or ISO 400
  • *3Average number of still images it is possible to record.
  • *4Maximum recording time of 168 min. 30 sec. is possible with a 1GB SD card.
  • *5Maximum recording time of 2063 min. 25 sec. is possible with a 1GB SD card.
  • *6DCF is the abbreviation of JEITA standard "Design rule for Camera File system".
    (It does not guarantee perfect inter-camera compatibility.)
  • *7With flash OFF
  • *8Mass Storage driver is compatible with Windows Me/2000/XP, Mac OS9, and
    OSX10.2-10.4 it is not compatible with Windows 98/98SE or Mac OS8.6,
  • *9Battery performance was measured using CIPA-standard parameters.
    Actual performance may vary according to usage conditions and the brand of the battery.

  • *Windows is a registered trademark or trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S.A. and other countries.
  • *Mac OS is a registered trademark of Apple Computer, Inc. in the U.S.A. and other countries.

About Ricoh
A pioneer in digital office equipment, Ricoh provides state-of-the-art multifunctional printing devices tailored to corporate office customer needs, and offers a broad range of digital, networked products, including copiers, printers, fax machines, DVD/CD media, and digital cameras.
With 347 consolidated subsidiaries worldwide, Ricoh employs 75,100 people with consolidated sales of 1.81 trillion YEN. The Ricoh Group currently enjoys No.1 market share for plain paper copiers in Europe, Japan and No.2 share in the USA.

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