The new Ricoh GXR S10 KIT is a new camera kit that consists of the GXR body and the Ricoh S10 24-72mm f2.5-4.4 VC lens that features a high-performance 3x wide-angle zoom lens. The “VC” designation indicates that this unit has the Vibration Correction function developed independently by Ricoh. [Ricoh]
Ricoh has rolled out a new firmware update for the Ricoh CX3 digital camera. It seems that the firmware version 1.09 is a minor update, which fixes a possible problem involving movie playback. You can download the firmware update here. [Ricoh via TechFresh]
Ricoh has posted firmware updates for the Ricoh CX1 and Ricoh GRDII digital compact cameras. For the CX1, firmware v1.19 rectifies an issue to now ensure the lens retracts upon battery depletion. Click here to download.
Sea&Sea Japan comes back with a new underwater camera bundle known as the DX-2G. The camera’s design and specification are similar with the Ricoh GX200, so we can say this camera as the Ricoh GX200 clone. The DX-2G comes with 12MP CCD sensor, a 2.7 inch LCD display, and smooth Imaging Engine III processor. [ TF - akihabaranews ]
Ricoh have announced the launch of the CX1 website to provide a source of key information for both channel and consumers, Ricoh have invested in the development of a website specifically to promote the CX1. The CX1, launched in February 2009, features a super high quality CMOS sensor, high Dynamic Range and includes the new Double Range Double shot mode. Visit the website www.ricohcx1.co.uk [ dpnow ]