Ricoh CX6 CMOS Compact Superzoom

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Ricoh CX6 CMOS Compact Superzoom

Ricoh CX6 CMOS compact superzoom The Ricoh CX6 10-megapixel compact digital superzoom featuring a 28-300mm 35mm equivalent lens plus an updated hybrid AF system which promises to acquire focus at speeds up to 0.1 second. This is almost double the (average) Ricoh CX5 speed, that was introduced at the start of the 2011.

 The CX6 has also included shutter and aperture priority modes, plus a 3fps burst function featuring auto-focus (with the quickest continuous shooting speed in full resolution which is 5fps, identical to the previous CX5, although the new.3fps function lets the camera adjust separate focus for eavery frame in a sequence which in theory, should result in a larger amount of in-focus images of subjects on the move).

Also new on the Ricoh CX 6 is a dedicated movie record button, found on the rear camera panel. The Ricoh CX6 features a 3" LCD screen which provides a 1.23 million dot resolution with 1.7 times the brightness the CX5 displayed. Shipping in December in silver black and pink. Announced Nov 15, 2011  ✓

Features

1.7x brighter LCD monitor
Automatic adjustment of brightness based on the level of brightness of the subject
New zoom assist monitor function
Aperture/shutter-speed priority modes
Snap movie function
Dedicated movie record button
Autofocus and zoom are available for movie shooting

Specifications
Camera type Compact  
Camera Image sensor
Maximum resolution 3648 x 2736  
Additional resolutions 3648 x 2432, 2736 x 2736, 3648 x 2048, 2592 x 1944, 2048 x 1536, 1728 x 1296, 1280 x 9601, 640 x 480  
Image ratio width:height 1:1, 4:3, 3:2  
Operational pixels 10.0 megapixels  
Photo detector sensors 10.6 megapixels  
Image sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)  
Image sensor type CMOS  
Processor Smooth Imaging Engine IV  
Camera Image
ISO value Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600,3200  
White bal presets 5  
Custom white bal modes Yes  
Stabilization type Sensor-shift  
Uncompressed format type No  
JPEG compression levels Fine, Normal  
Focusing and Optics
Focal length (equiv.) 28 300 mm  
Optical image zoom 10.7  
Autofocus type Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Single, Live View  
Digital image zoom Yes (4.8x)  
Manual focus ability Yes  
Normal focus range 30 cm (11.81")  
Macro focus ratio 1 cm (.39")  
Camera mount Unknown  
Monitor and viewfinder
Pivoting LCD Fixed  
Monitor size 3"  
Screen resolution 1,230,000  
Touch screen interface No  
Live view LCD Yes  
Viewfinder style None  
Photography highlights
Largest aperture opening F3.5 - F5.6  
Slowest shutter speed 8 sec  
Fastest shutter speed 1/2000 sec  
Aperture priority mode Yes  
Shutter priority mode Yes  
Manual exposure setting Yes  
Scene modes Yes  
Flash built-in Yes  
Flash coverage 4 m  
External flash No  
Flash mode settings Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync  
Continuous shooting Yes (5fps)  
Self-timing device Yes (2, 10 or Custom)  
Metering mode settings Multi, Center-weighted, Spot  
Exposure compensation 2 EV (at 1/3 EV steps)  
Auto exposure bracketing 0.5 (3 frames at 1/2 EV steps)  
Videography highlights
File formats MotionJPEG  
Audio channels Mono  
Video resolutions 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30fps)  
Media storage
Storage devices SD/SDHC card, Internal  
Included storage 86 MB Internal  
Multiple Device Connections
USB port USB 2.0 (480Mbit/sec)  
HDMI interface No  
Wireless connectivity EyeFi  
Remote ability No  
Physical features
Environmental sealing No  
Power Battery Pack  
Battery type Lithium-Ion DB-100 rechargeable battery & charger  
Overall weight 201 g (0.44 lb / 7.09 oz)  
Overall dimensions 104 x 59 x 29 mm (4.09 x 2.32 x 1.14")  
Additional features
Built-in orientation sensor Yes  
Interval recording Yes  
Global Positioning System None


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