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Ricoh Theta M15 vs Sony PXW-X200

Ricoh Theta M15 vs Sony PXW-X200

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Ricoh Theta M15
Sony PXW-X200

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Out of stock
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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Twenty-five times lighter Edit
The Ricoh Theta M15 has a weight of 95g, however the Sony PXW-X200 is a 2.4kg weight camcorder (2.3kg heavier). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Cheaper by $6,509
The Ricoh Theta M15 costs $6,509.14 less than the Sony PXW-X200.
3 Reasons For
Image stabilizer Edit
The Sony PXW-X200 has an image stabilizer, however the Ricoh Theta M15 does not have an image stabilizer. Read more

Image stabiliser is a system, either software (not good) or hardware (good) driven that smooths out the movement of the camera when used in a handheld mode. The Z7 has a hardware image stabiliser.

HDMI Edit
The Sony PXW-X200 supports HDMI, whereas the Ricoh Theta M15 does not support HDMI.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in display Edit
The Ricoh Theta M15 does not have a built-in display, however the Sony PXW-X200 does.
Does not support HDMI Edit
The Ricoh Theta M15 does not support HDMI, but the Sony PXW-X200 does.
Less retailers
The Ricoh Theta M15 is only stocked by 2 shops, whereas the Sony PXW-X200 is stocked by 3 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.
3 Reasons Against
2.3kg heavier Edit
The Sony PXW-X200 has a weight of 2.4kg, whereas the Ricoh Theta M15 is a 95g weight camcorder (2.3kg lighter). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

More expensive by $6,509
The Sony PXW-X200 is $6,509.14 more expensive than the Ricoh Theta M15.
Older by one month
The Sony PXW-X200 is one month older than the Ricoh Theta M15.

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Date Released

30 months Ago 31 months Ago

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels
15MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Sensor Size
 1/2
 1/2
BEST
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 17x
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
BEST
Interchangeable Lens
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interchangeable lens
Minimum Aperture Number
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.9
Maximum Aperture Number
Unknown - Click to provide data 16
Filter Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 77mm
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Unknown - Click to provide data 29.3 - 499
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.6 - 95.2

Storage

Internal Storage Capacity
4GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards
 SDHC
 SD
 SDHC
 SD
BEST
Camcorder Media Type
 NAND
 Memory card
BEST
 NAND
 Memory card

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
0.1m Unknown - Click to provide data
Normal Focusing Range
0.1 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes
 Auto
 Auto
ISO Sensitivity
 1600
 800
 400
 200
 160
 100
 80
BEST
 1600
 800
 400
 200
 160
 100
 80
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
BEST
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)

White Balance

Outdoor White Balance
 Outdoor white balance
Unknown - Click to provide data
Indoor White Balance
 Indoor white balance
Unknown - Click to provide data
White Balance
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Outdoor
 Indoor
 ATW
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Outdoor
 Indoor
 ATW

Shutter

Shutter Speed (video)
1/8000 - 1/15 Unknown - Click to provide data
Shutter Speed (photo)
1/8000 - 1/7.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/32 - 1/2000

Display

Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.5"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
BEST
Display
 LCD
 LCD
BEST

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.45"
Viewfinder Type
 Electronic
 Electronic

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 Shouldercam
 Shoulder camcorder
BEST
 handheld
 Shouldercam
 Shoulder camcorder
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Minimum Illumination
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.02lx

Design

Tripod Mountable
 Tripod mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Blue
 Black
 Blue
 Black

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
Video Formats Supported
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
Video Resolutions
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
BEST
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST

Still Image

Image Formats Supported
 JPG
BEST
 JPG

Audio

Built-In Microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in microphone

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI
 HDMI
 HDMI
BEST
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
Composite Video Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite video out
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone outputs
S-Video Out
 S-Video out
 S-Video out
PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PictBridge
XLR in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 XLR in
Mini USB Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Micro-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near Field Communication (NFC)

Battery

Video Recording Time
0.67h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Technology
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 40 0 - 40
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 -20 - 60

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
95g
BEST
2.4kg
Height
129mm 161mm
Depth
22.8mm 331mm
Width
42mm 168mm

Packaging Content

Warranty Card
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

USB Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB connectivity
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