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Ricoh WG4GPS

$519.90
$359.99 $160 cheaper than 47 days ago
Ricoh WG-4
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A fully featured and classic compact camera, with a cheap price
Compact 16.79MP 4x No Nov 2014
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Used - Ricoh WG-4 Silver 16Digital Camera with 4x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom with 3-Inch LCD (Silver)
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Ricoh WG-4 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Ricoh WG-4 number 143 in best selling cameras and number 280 across all digital cameras.
94
Reviews
23 Reviews
77
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 86%, based on 23 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Ricoh digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Very small optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Heavy-duty construction for underwater shooting to 14 metres deep, and up to two continuous hours
Exceptional image description, thanks to A large-aperture zoom lens and latest imaging technologies
A comprehensive selection of shooting modes
High-performance, back-illuminated CMOS image sensor

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
There is a 86% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

How Big is the Ricoh WG-4?

The Ricoh WG-4 is 125mm wide and 64.5mm tall. It is 32mm deep and weighs 216g.

Ricoh WG-4 front dimensions
Ricoh WG-4 size in context

Ricoh WG-4 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 64% of cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $359.99 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

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Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Ricoh WG-4 of 16.8MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 70% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Ricoh WG-4 of only 4x is smaller than 71% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Ricoh WG-4 of 6,400 is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 43% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Ricoh WG-4 of 2 is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 60% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Ricoh WG-4's weight of 216g is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 49% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Ricoh WG-4 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The Ricoh WG-4 has a GPS (satellite), which is unusual. 89% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Shock Resistant

The Ricoh WG-4 has a shock resistant. 96% of cameras do not have a shock resistant.

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Features Calendar

The Ricoh WG-4 features calendar. 87% of digital cameras do not feature calendar.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of cameras is 1x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x. The Ricoh WG-4's digital zoom of 7.2x is in the biggest 16% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Ricoh WG-4's maximum aperture number of only 18.5 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 24% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Electronic Compass

The Ricoh WG-4 has an electronic compass, unlike 98% of cameras which do not have an electronic compass.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Ricoh WG-4 features contrast adjustment, unlike 83% of cameras which do not feature contrast adjustment.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Ricoh WG-4 supports a maximum still image resolution of 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the best resolution is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Dustproof

The Ricoh WG-4 is dustproof, unlike 93% of cameras which are not dustproof.

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Supports Custom Colours

The Ricoh WG-4 supports custom colours, unlike 94% of cameras which do not support custom colours.

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Slower Than Average Start-Up Time

Across all the cameras the start-up times range from 0.1ms to 2,000ms, and the average start-up time is 590ms. The Ricoh WG-4's start-up time of 1,800ms is slower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is slower than 86% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Ricoh WG-4 of 0.435" is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 49% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The internal memory of the Ricoh WG-4 of 70MB is in the biggest 22% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The smallest internal memory of digital cameras is 1MB, the biggest is 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Higher Than Average Waterproof Up to

The Ricoh WG-4's waterproof up to of 14m is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 68% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have waterproof (up to) of between 3m and 100m, and the average waterproof up to is 14m.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Lower Than Average Display Resolution

The Ricoh WG-4's display resolution of only 460,000 pixels is in the lowest 35% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display resolution of all cameras is 620,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.

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Waterproof

The Ricoh WG-4 is waterproof, which is unusual. 92% of cameras are not waterproof.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Ricoh WG-4 of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 64% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Ricoh WG-4 of only 25mm is shorter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the shortest 24% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Ricoh WG-4 features brightness adjustment, unlike 78% of digital cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ricoh ricohwg4limeyellow, ricoh 08550

Barcodes:

00027075230101, 00027075275324, 00027075275416, 00027075275430, 00027075275522, 00027075275546, 00027075275645, 00027075275669, 00027075275676, 00027075275768, 05054230628904, 05054230865538, 05054230865545, 05054230902486, 05269692855823

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