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Comparison of Ricoh Caplio R4 and General Electric X3 [S]ave

General Electric X3

Ricoh Caplio R4
ModelGeneral Electric X3Ricoh Caplio R4
Manufacturer urlhttps://www.general-imaging.com
Model numberX3R4
Camera formatEVFCompact
Tripod mount+-
Length (mm)10295
Width (mm)6926
Height (mm)7153
Weight (g)380165
Image Sensor
Sensor typeCCDCCD
Effective megapixels (MP)126
Sensor format1/2.5 inch1/2.5 inch
Sensor area (mm²)24.7124.71
Sensor width (mm)5.765.76
Sensor height (mm)4.294.29
Approximate pixel pitch (micron)1.442.05
Aspect ratio4:3, 3:24:3
Color filter type-RGBG
Sensor shift image stabilization--
On-sensor phase detect--
Image Capture
Image resolution
  • 4000 x 3000(12.0 mp 4:3)
  • 1280 x 960(1.2 mp 4:3)
  • 2048 x 1536(3.1 mp 4:3)
  • 2784 x 1856(5.2 mp 3:2)
  • 2816 x 2112(5.9 mp 4:3)
  • 640 x 480(0.3 mp 4:3)
Image file format
  • jpeg (exif 2.2)
  • jpeg (exif 2.21)
  • tiff (mmr system itu-t.6)
Video Capture
Can take movies++
Movie resolution
  • 320x240
  • 640x480
  • 160x120
  • 320x240
Image Storage
Movie file formatMPEG4AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG)
Composite video out++
Ntsc/pal switchable video++
Hd video out--
Lens and Optics
Lens-Ricoh Zoom Lens
Focal length (35mm equivalent) (mm)33.00 - 396.0028.00 - 200.00
Focal length (actual) (mm)4.006.00 - 33.00
Zoom ratio (x)127.14
Aperture range (f)0.20 - 0.360.21 - 0.30
Integrated nd filter--
Min focus range (cm)6030
Macro focus range (cm)5 - 80-
Optical image stabilization+-
Digital zoom++
Digital zoom values (x)
  • 4.5
  • 3.6
Auto Focus
Auto focus++
Auto focus typeTTL Contrast Detect, 9-point, Center, Face-detect-
Auto focus assist light++
Manual focus-+
ViewfinderEVF / LCDLCD
Viewfinder typeEVF type-
Focus peaking--
Eye-level viewfinder+-
Rear display++
Rear display size (inch)2.72.5
Rear display resolution (dots)234,000114,000
Articulating screen--
Tilt swivel screen--
Selfie screen--
Iso settingsAuto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200Auto, 64, 100, 200, 400, 800
Auto iso mode+-
White balance settings
  • auto
  • cloudy
  • daylight
  • fluorescent
  • fluorescent h
  • preset
  • tungsten
  • auto
  • daylight
  • fluorescent
  • manual
  • overcast
  • tungsten light
  • tungsten light 2
Shutter speed range (s)1/2000 - 301/2000 - 8
Bulb mode--
Exposure compensation+/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps+/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Explosure metering modesArtificial Intelligence AE (Ai AE), Center-weighted Average, Spot (Fixed to center of frame)Multi (256 segments), Center weighted, Spot
Program auto exposure+-
Aperture priority+-
Shutter priority+-
Full manual exposure+-
Creative exposure modesSport, Children, Indoor, Leaf, Snow, Sunset, Fireworks, Glass, Museum, Landscape, Night Landscape, Night Portrait, PortraitPortrait, Sports, Distant Landscape Night Scene, Text, High Sensitivity, Zoom Macro, Skew correction
Self timer (s)-
  • 2
  • 10
Time lapse (intervalometer)-+
High resolution composite--
Built-in flash++
Flash modes-
  • auto
  • flash off
  • mandatory flash
  • red-eye reduction
  • slow synchro
Flash range description-Wide: 0.2m-2.4m; Tele: 0.14m-1.8m
Usable memory types
  • sd
  • sdh
  • s
Dual card slots--
Raw capture support--
Uncompressed format-
  • tiff (mmr system itu-t.6)
Included memory (MB)11626
Included memory typeInternalbuilt-in memory
Built-in wi-fi--
Built-in gps--
Microphone jack--
Headphone jack--
External connections
  • usb 2.0 full (low) speed
  • usb 1.1
Pictbridge compliant+-
Dpof compliant++
Remote control--
Connections (extended)-
  • dc in
Battery form factor4 x AAProprietary DB-60
Usable battery types
  • alkaline
  • lithium disposables
  • nimh rechargeables
  • lithium ion rechargeable
Batteries included4 x AA Alkaline disposables-
Battery charger included (dedicated charger or ac/usb adapter)--
Included software
  • arcsoft photo impression 6
  • cd-rom
Notes and featuresOptical Image Stabilization, Face/Smile/Blink Detection, In-camera Red-eye Fix, In-camera Panoramic mode.-

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