360° view can be enjoyed with high performance and ease of use.
Natural 360° still images and movies with excellent quality and highly accurate stitch processing Quick response so images can be taken in about 1.5 seconds after the power is turned onThin/light-weight body achieved by unique twin-lens folded optics.
iOS and Android are supported.
The device can be linked to most smartphones.
High compatibility with various social networking services.
With a commercial VR viewer, you can fully experience virtual reality.
4-color variations are available.
The internal configuration is optimized to achieve light-weight. * Comparison with THETA S.
An evolved main app with simple operation that even a first-time user can use easily.
Easy editing with the dedicated editing apps "THETA＋" and "THETA＋Video".
The app allows you to capture and publish your photo spheres instantly to Google Maps for people all over the world to explore.
You can either shoot photo spheres in the app, or connect it to spherical cameras like RICOH THETA SC.
Google Street View is here.
Object distance :
Approx. 10cm - ∞ (from front of lens)
Shooting mode :
Still image : Auto, Shutter Priority, ISO Priority *5, Manual
Video : Auto
Exposure control mode :
Program AE, Shutter speed priority AE, ISO sensitivity AE, Manual exposure
Exposure compensation :
Still image: Manual compensation (-2.0 - +2.0EV, 1/3EV step) *5
ISO sensitivity (standard output sensitivity) :
Still image : ISO 100 to 1600
Video : ISO 100 to 1600
White balance mode :
Still image : Auto, Outdoor, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent light 1, Incandescent light 2, Daylight color fluorescent light, Natural white fluorescent light, White fluorescent light, Light bulb color fluorescent light *5
Video : Auto
Shutter speed :
Still image : (Excluding Manual Mode) 1/8000 seconds to 1/8 seconds, (Manual Mode) 1/8000 seconds to 60 seconds
Video : (L) 1/8000 seconds to 1/30 seconds, (M) 1/8000 seconds to 1/15 seconds
Recording medium :
Internal, approximately 8GB
Number of photos that can be recorded, time *1 :
Still image : (L) Approx. 1600 images, (M) 9000 images
Video (timer per recording) : Max. 5 minutes *6
Video (total recording time) : (L) Approx. 63minutes, (M) Approx. 171 minutes *6
Power source :
Lithium ion battery (built in) *2
Battery life :
Approx. 260 photos *3
Image file format :
Still image : JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.3), DCF2.0 compliant,
Video : MP4 (Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: AAC)
External interface :
Micro USB terminal: USB 2.0
Remote release :
Exterior/external dimensions :
45.2 mm (W) x 130.6 mm (H) x 22.9 mm (17.9 mm *4) (D)
Lens configuration :
7 elements in 6 groups
Lens F value :
Image sensor size :
1/2.3 CMOS (x2)
Effective pixels :
Approx. 12 megapixels (x2)
Output pixels :
Equivalent to approx. 14 megapixels (x2)
Still image resolution :
L: 5376 x 2688, M: 2048 x 1024
Video resolution/frame rate/bit rate :
L : 1920 x 1080/30 fps/16 Mbps
M : 1280 x 720/15 fps/6 Mbps
Wi-Fi Communications Protocol :
HTTP (Open Spherical Camera API *7 compatible)
Usage temperature range :
0℃ - 40℃
Usage humidity range :
90% or less
Storage temperature range :
-20℃ - 60℃
Bundled items :
Soft case and USB cable
*1 The number of photos and time are guides only. The actual number differs according to the photography conditions.
*2 Charge the battery by connecting it to a PC using the supplied USB cable.
*3 The number of photos that can be taken is a guide based on RICOH's measurement method (wireless on, one photo taken every 30 seconds and transferred to smartphone). The actual number differs according to usage conditions.
*4 Excluding lens section.
*5 A smartphone is required to change modes or configure manual settings.
*6 Automatic shut down if the internal temperature increases.