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Ricoh Theta S Camcorder

$478.55
$326.95 $151.60 cheaper than 11 days ago
14MP 1/2 125g Oct 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Ricoh has good reviews for its camcorders
Supports HDMI
Very slow maximum frame rate
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Reviews

Ricoh Has Good Reviews for Its Camcorders

Ricoh big total megapixels video cameras have good ratings on average and across all camcorders Ricoh is one of the better rated brands. 85% of those that bought a Ricoh video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The Ricoh Theta S supports HDMI, as do most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that have been available for more than a year.

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Video

Full HD

Full HD

The Theta S is Full HD, as are most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camcorder.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The Theta S supports a 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions which is higher than most big total megapixels video cameras that were released more than a year ago. Most similar spec camcorders that have been around for around the same time as it support a 1280 x 720 pixels video resolutions. The worst video resolution of all video cameras of this age and type is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Very Slow Maximum Frame Rate

With a maximum frame rate of only 30 frames per second, the Theta S has a quite slow maximum frame rate compared to most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and type to this video camera. The slowest maximum frame rate of video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this video camera is 30fps, the fastest is 60fps, and the average maximum frame rate is 48fps.

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Very Small Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution

At only 16 megabits per second, the Ricoh Theta S has a quite small bitrate at maximum video resolution compared to most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that came out around the same time as this video camera. The bitrate at maximum video resolutions of similar spec video cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this camcorder range from 16 Mbit/s to 72 Mbit/s, and the average bitrate at maximum video resolution is 53 Mbit/s.

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Flash

Has a Built-In Light

The Theta S has a built-in light, as do most of the other camcorders that were released around the same time as this video camera.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Theta S does not have a built-in flash. Most of the other camcorders that were launched more than a year ago also do not have a built-in flash.

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Design

Tripod Mountable

The Ricoh Theta S is tripod mountable. Most of the other video cameras of this type and age also are tripod mountable.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Ricoh Theta S has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other camcorders that are a comparable age to this camcorder also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Theta S has a built-in microphone. Most of the other camcorders of a similar spec and age to this camcorder also have a built-in microphone.

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Still Image

5376 X 2688 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest maximum image resolution of the Theta S is 5376 x 2688 pixels. That's 58% more maximum image resolution than the most frequently found maximum image resolution of 4032 x 2272 pixels. Across all camcorders that are a similar age to this video camera the worst maximum image resolution is 2304 x 1296 pixels and the best is 6048 x 3400 pixels.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2017 when Ricoh released the Theta S.


Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

At 125 grams, the Theta S has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other camcorders that have been around for a similar time to this video camera.

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Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is typical of many big total megapixels video cameras that have been available for more than a year.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers ricoh 10145924pcw, ricoh n163690w, ricoh 910720, ricoh thetas
Barcodes 00026649107207, 00780746884729, 04961311901577

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