R8

R8 Major Specifications

Items Specifications
No. of Effective Pixels Approximately 10 million pixels
Image Sensor 1/2.3-inch CCD (total pixels: approx. 10.30 million pixels)
Lens Focal length 4.95 - 35.4 mm
(Focal length at the equivalent of 28-200 mm for 35 mm cameras. With Step Zoom set, option of seven fixed lengths: 28 mm, 35 mm, 50 mm, 85 mm, 105 mm, 135 mm, and 200 mm.)
F-aperture F3.3 (Wide) - F5.2 (Telephoto)
Shooting
Distance
Normal shooting: Approx. 30 cm - infinity (Wide), approx. 1.0 m - infinity (Telephoto) (From lens tip)
Macro shooting: Approx. 1 cm - infinity (Wide), approx. 25 cm - infinity (Telephoto) (From lens tip)
Zoom Magnification Optical: 7.1x zoom (equivalent to 28-200 mm focal length for 35 mm cameras), Digital: 4.8x, Maximum: 34.1x (equivalent to 960 mm) when used with optical zoom
Auto Resize: 5.7x *1, Maximum: 40.5x *1 (equivalent to 1130 mm) when used with optical zoom
Focus Modes Multi AF (CCD method), Spot AF (CCD method), Manual Focus, Fixed Focus (Snap), Infinity (focus lock, AF auxiliary light)
Vibration Correction Function CCD shift Image Stabilizer
Shutter Speed *2 Still image 8, 4, 2, 1 - 1/2000 sec.
Movie 1/30 - 1/2000 sec.
Exposure Control Exposure
Metering Mode
Multi Light Metering (256 segments), Center Weighted Light Metering, Spot Metering (TTL-CCD metering method)
Exposure
Mode
Program AE
Exposure
Compensation
Manual Exposure Compensation +/-2.0EV (1/3EV Steps), Auto Bracket Function (-0.5EV, ±0, +0.5EV)
ISO Sensitivity (Standard Output Sensitivity) AUTO, AUTO-HI, ISO64 / ISO100 / ISO200 / ISO400 / ISO800 / ISO1600
White Balance Mode AUTO / Outdoors / Cloudy / Incandescent / Incandescent 2 / Fluorescent / Manual, White Balance Bracket Function
Flash Flash Modes Auto flash (fires automatically in low-light conditions and when the subject is backlit), Red-eye Flash, Flash On, Flash Synchro, Soft Flash, Flash Off
Built-in flash Range Approx. 20 cm - 3.0 m (Wide-angle), approx. 25 cm - 2.0 m (Telephoto)(ISO Auto, from the front of the lens)
Picture Display 2.7-inch Transparent Amorphous Silicon TFT LCD (approx. 460,000 pixels)
Shooting Mode Auto Shooting Mode / Scene Modes (Portrait / Face / Sports / Landscape / Nightscape / High Sensitivity / Zoom Macro / Black&White / Sepia / Skew Correction / Text), My Settings Mode / Movie Mode
Picture Quality Mode *3 F(Fine) / N(Normal)
Number of Recorded Pixels Still image [4 : 3] 3648 x 2736, 3264 x 2448, 2592 x 1944, 2048 x 1536, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480
[3 : 2] 3648 x 2432
[1 : 1] 2736 x 2736
Movie 640 x 480, 320 x 240
Text 3648 x 2736, 2048 x 1536
Recording Media SD memory card (3.3V: 32, 64, 128, 256, 512 MB, 1GB, 2GB), SDHC memory card (4 GB, 8 GB), MultiMedia card, Internal memory (approx. 24 MB)
Storage Capacity Number of Pictures /Time *4 (on internal 24 MB memory) Still Image 3648 x 2736 F:6 N:11, 3648 x 2432 F:7, 2736 x 2736 F:8, 3264 x 2448 N:13, 2592 x 1944 N:21, 2048 x 1536 N:32, 1280 x 960 N:58, 640 x 480 N:219
Movie *5 640x480@15 frames/sec. (36 sec.), 320 x 240@15 frames/sec. (1 min. 10 sec.), 640x480@30 frames/sec. (18 sec.), 320×240@30 frames/sec. (36 sec.)
Recording File Format Still Image JPEG (Exif ver.2.21) *6
Text JPEG (Exif ver.2.21) *6
Movie AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG format compliant)
Other Major Shooting Functions Cont / S-Cont / M-Cont, Self-Timer (operation time: approx. 10 sec. / 2 sec.), Interval shooting (Shooting interval: 5 sec. - 3 hours (5 sec. steps) *7, Color Bracket function, Fix Min. Aperture, AF/AE Target Shift, Record Dual Size, Histogram, Grid Guide, Enlarge Photo Icon, Playback Image Rotation function
Other Major Playback Functions Grid View, Enlarged Display (maximum 16x), Resize, Level Compensation, White Balance Compensation, Trim
Interface USB 2.0 mini-B, High-Speed USB, Mass storage compatible *8
Audio Out / Video Out
Video Signal Format NTSC, PAL
Power Supply Rechargeable Battery (DB-70) x 1, AC adapter (AC-4f optional)
Battery Consumption *9 Based on CIPA Standard: Using the DB-70, approx. 270 pictures *9
Dimensions 102.0 mm(W)x 58.3 mm(H) x 26.1 mm (22.6 mm at the thinnest part) (D) (excluding projecting parts)
Weight Camera: Approx. 168 g (excluding battery, SD memory card, and strap), Accessories: approx. 23 g (battery and strap)
Operating Temperature 0°C - 40°C
  • *1 VGA image size.
  • *2 Shutter speed upper and lower limits vary depending on Shooting Mode and Flash Mode.
  • *3 The picture quality mode that can be set varies depending on the image size.
  • *4 Estimated number of still images it is possible to record and estimated amount of movie recording time.
  • *5 The maximum length for one instance of movie recording is 90 minutes or the file size upper limit of 4 GB.
  • *6 Compatible with DCF and DPOF. DCF is the abbreviation for “Design rule for Camera File system,” a JEITA standard. (Full compatibility with other devices is not guaranteed.)
  • *7 When the flash is set to [Off].
  • *8 Mass storage mode is supported by Windows Me, 2000, XP, Vista, Mac OS9.0-9.2.2, and Mac OSX10.1.2-10.5.1.
  • *9 The number of remaining shots is based on the CIPA standard and may vary depending on usage conditions. This is for reference only.
  • * 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 Inc. in the U.S.A. and other countries.

R8 Software


Windows
Vista
Windows
XP
Windows
2000/Me
1.RICOH Gate La
2.Irodio Photo & Video Studio
3.Acrobat Reader
4.Ridoc Desk Navigator Lt
5.List Editor
6.Caplio Transfer Software

R8 System Requirements


Windows
Operating system Windows 2000 Professional
Windows Me
Windows XP Home Edition/ Professional
Windows Vista
CPU Windows 2000 / Me / XP: Pentium III 500MHz or faster,
Windows Vista: Pentium III 1GHz or faster
Memory Windows 2000 / Me / XP: 256MB or more
Windows Vista: 512MB or more
Hard drive space (required for installation) 160MB or more
Display resolution 1024 x 768 pixels or greater
Display colors 65,000 colors or greater
CD-ROM drive A CD-ROM drive compatible with the above-mentioned computer
USB port A USB port compatible with the above-mentioned computer

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

Mode Picture mode Recording pixels Built-in memory 256MB 512MB 1GB 2GB 4GB 8GB
Still Fine 3648 x 2736 6
images
63 images 128
images
247
images
503
images
989
images
2022
images
Normal 3648 x 2736 11
images
111 images 224
images
431
images
878
images
1724
images
3524 images
Fine 3648 x 2432 7
images
71 images 144
images
278
images
563
images
1107
images
2263
images
Fine 2736 x 2736 8
images
85 images 171 images 330
images
668
images
1311
images
2681 images
Normal 3264 x 2448 13
images
138 images 278 images 534
images
1078
images
2117
images
4327 images
Normal 2592 x 1944 21
images
216 images 436 images 839
images
1707
images
3352
images
6852 images
Normal 2048 x 1536 32
images
338
images
682
images
1313
images
2671
images
5246
images
10724
images
Normal 1280 x 960 58
images
599
images
1208
images
2323
images
4726
images
9282
images
18973
images
Normal 640 x 480 219
images
2227 images 4488 images 8632
images
15359
images
30159
images
61643 images
Text - 3648 x 2736 11
images
111 images 224
images
431
images
878
images
1724
images
3524 images
- 2048 x
1536
32
images
338 images 682 images 1313
images
2671
images
5246
images
10724 images
Movie 640x480 (15frames/sec.) 00'36" 06'07" 12'19" 23'42" 48'13" 99'08" 193'30"
640x480 (30frames/sec.) 00'18" 03'5" 06'14" 11'59" 24'23" 50'10" 97'55"
320x240 (15frames/sec.) 1'10" 11'57" 24'05" 46'19" 94'11" 193'41" 378'02"
320x240 (30frames/sec.) 00'36" 06'07" 12'19" 23'42" 48'13" 99'08" 193'30"
  • *Number of recordable pictures and recordable time are estimates.
  • *Movie recording time may vary depending on the capacity of your SD memory card.
  • *The maximum recording time is the estimated total recording time.
  • The maximum recording time per shooting is 90 continuous minutes or the equivalent of 4GB.

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