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Ricoh GR III

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Ricoh GR III

Ricoh GR III
Ricoh GR III
Ricoh GR III

The pocketable Ricoh GR III announced in 2018 continues the acclaimed Ricoh GR line by upping the pixel count to 24MP, adding shake reduction, and hybrid autofocus. The focal length of the length is 28mm equivalent, and through image cropping 35mm and 50mm equivalent focal lengths are available.

The GR III is supposed hit the market in 2019.

Camera nameRicoh GR III
Sensor24.24 MP APS-C CMOS (23.5 x 15.6 mm) without low-pass (AA) filter
Aspect ratio3:2 (6000 x 4000), 1:1 (4000 x 4000)
Image stabilizationYes, sensor-shift shake reduction (SR), three axis
Moire reductionAA filter simulator using SR unit with two settings. Can be turned off.
 Software based moiré reduction available in editing mode during playback
Dust removalUltrasonic vibrations of the sensor "DR II"
ISO range100 - TBA
Exposure modesP, Av, Tv, Manual, 3 user modes
Light meterMulti-segment, center weighted, spot, highlight weighted
Exposure compensation+/- 5 EV (+/- 2 EV in movie mode)
ND filter (2 EV)On, auto, off
Noise reductionHigh-ISO and long shutter speed noise reduction
White balanceAuto, multi-segment auto, various manual settings (can be finely adjusted)
Imege controlSeveral settings
Dynamic range correctionHightlight and shadow correction
Film simulationYes
Digital filtersSeveral
ShutterMechanical and electronic
Shutter speeds30 s - 1/4000 s, bulb, time 10 s to 20 min
 Fastest speed limited to 1/2500 s at F2.8
Self timer10 sec. and 2 sec. delay
Shooting modesSingle, continuous, exposure bracketing, interval, interval composite
Lens18.3 mm (28 mm eqv.), F2.8 - F16
Crop modes35 mm and 50 mm eqv.
Optics6 elements in 4 groups (2 aspherical lens elements)
Auto focusHybrid Phase/Contrast detect AF
 Working range 0.1 m to infinity
 Macro mode 0.06m - 0.12 m
 Auto-area, zone, select, pinpoint, subject tracking, continuous
 Face detection: on, auto-AF area only, off
 AF assist light
Manual focusYes, plus infinity and snap
Closest focus distance10 cm, 6 cm in macro mode
ViewfinderNo built-in viewfinder
Live ViewYes
Monitor3 inch, aspect ratio 3:2, 1037K dots, wide viewing angle, air-gapless
 Adjustments: Outdoor view setting +/- 2 steps, brightness, color balance
In-camera editingRaw development, crop, resize, white balance, levels, moiré reduction, movie cut and divide
FlashHot shoe for external flash, Pentax P-TTL protocol
 Modes: On, On + red eye, slow-speed sync, slow-speed sync+red eye
 Flash compensation +/-2 EV
MovieFull HD (1920 x 1080) (60p, 30p, 24p), up to 25 minutes or 4 GB file size
ConnectivityWi-Fi, USB-C
Storage mediaSD, SDHC, SDXC, 2 GB built-in memory
File formatJPG and RAW (DNG), RAW+JPG, MOV (MPEG4 AVC/H.264)
BatteryDedicated rechargeable battery, battery life TBA
Size109.4 x 61.9 x 33.2 mm
Weight257 g loaded, 227 g body only
Notes14 bit color depth in RAW, 8 bit in JPG.
 Body constructed of magnesium alloy

Specifications are subject to change.
Megapixels: 24
Movie Mode: Full HD
Zoom: No

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