RICOH announces GR Limited Edition – Oct 22, 2013– Tokyo, Japan (Techreleased) – RICOH IMAGING COMPANY, LTD. is pleased to announce the launch of the GR Limited Edition. Featuring a special-color RICOH GR camera body — the top-of-the-line model of the high-quality digital compact series — a specially designed grip and a set of exclusive accessories, this package will be available in a limited quality of 5,000 units worldwide.

GR Limited Edition
GR Limited Edition

Main Features

1. Stylish green, wave-patterned body, accentuated with silver shutter-release button and ring cap
2. Black grip with a glossy, wood-grain finish
3. Lens ring with diamond-engraved product name
4. A set of exclusive accessories:

  • ・ Hood and adapter with an elegant shrink coating
  • ・ Brown, genuine-leather case and strap
5. “GR Limited Edition” logo displayed on the LCD monitor at power off
6. The latest version of function-enhancing firmware pre-installedNote: All other specifications are identical to those of the RICOH GR standard model.

GR Limited Edition Specifications

Lens 7 elements in 5 groups (2 aspherical lens elements)
Focal Length 18.3mm
35mm equivalent focal length approx.28mm
Aperture F2.8~F16
Focus Modes Multi AF (Contrast AF method), Spot AF (Contrast AF method), Pinpoint AF,Subject tracking AF, MF,Snap, infinity, Face recognition priority (only in Auto mode), Continuous
Focus Range
(From lens face)
Approx. 0.3m to infinity (from the front edge of the lens)
Approx. 0.1m to infinity (Macro shooting, from the front edge of the lens)
Approx. 0.98ft to infinity (from the front edge of the lens)
Approx. 0.33ft to infinity (Macro shooting, from the front edge of the lens)
Face detection Face Detection AF&AE is available for Auto modes up to 10 faces.
Number of Effective pixels approx. 16.2 megapixels
Image Sensor APS-C CMOS
Number of Recorded pixels Still 【3:2】4928×3264(L)、3936×2608(M)、2912×1936(S)、1280×864(XS)
【4:3】4352×3264(L)、3488×2608(M)、2592×1936(S)、1152×864(XS)
【1:1】3264×3264(L)、2608×2608(M)、1936×1936(S)、864×864(XS)
Movie 1920×1080、1280×720、640×480
Sensitivity (Standard Output Sensitivity) Auto, AUTO-HI, Manual ISO 100 – 25600
White Balance Auto, Multi-P AUTO, Outdoors, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent 1, Incandescent 2, Daylight, Neutral White, Cool White, Warm White, Manual, Details, White Balance Bracket Function
Display 3.0″ transparent LCD, approx. 1,230K dots, withprotective cover
Exposure Control Metering TTL metering in multi , center-weighted, and spot modes with autoexposure lock
Mode Program AE, Aperture priority AE, Shutter priority AE, Shutter/Aperture priority AE, Manual exposure
Exposure compensation Manual (+4.0 to -4.0EV in increments of 1/3EV); auto bracketing (-2.0EV to +2.0EV, 1/3EV or 1/2 step)
Shooting mode Auto shooting mode, Program shift mode, Aperture priority mode, Shutter priority mode, Shutter/Aperture priority mode, Manual exposure mode, Movie, My Settings Mode
Effect Black&White,B&W(TE),High Contrast B&W,Cross Process,Positive Film,Bleach Bypass, Retro,Miniaturize,High Key
Other Major Shooting Functions Continuous shooting, Self-timer,Interval shooting , Effect bracket, Dynamic range bracket, Contrast bracket, Color space setting, FA/Move Target, Dynamic range compensation, Multiple exposure shooting, Interval composite, Noise reduction, Histogram, Grid Guide, Depth-of-field indicator, Electronic level indicator
Other Major Playback Functions Auto Rotate, Grid View, Enlarged Display (up to 16×), Slideshow, Resize, Skew Correct Mode, Level Compensation, White Balance Compensation, Trim, DPOF Setting, Color Moire Correction, Convert RAW, Clip Movie File, Save still image from movie,Eye-Fi Transfer
Shutter Speed 1/4000~300sec、Bulb、Time
flash Modes Auto,Flash On, Slow Synchro,Manual Flash, AUTO Red-Eye Flash, Flash On Red-Eye,Slow Synchro Red-Eye
Range (built-in flash) 0.2m~3.0m(ISO AUTO)
0.66ft-9.8ft(ISO AUTO)
Guide number 5.4 (ISO 100 equivalent)
Storage Media internalmemory (approx. 54 MB), SD/SDHC memory card, SDXC memory card, Eye-Fi card (X2 series)
Power Source Rechargeable DB-65 lithium-ion battery, Optional AC adapter kit is also available
Battery life Still*: Approx. 290 shots (Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery)
Playback**: Approx. 190 min. (Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery)
Interfaces AV/USB output terminal (High-Speed USB, video output, audio output (monaural)), HDMI output terminal
Video Output NTSC/PAL
Dimensions approx. 117 mm (W) × 61 mm (H) × 34.7 mm (D) (excluding projecting parts)
approx. 4.6(W) ×2.4(H) ×1.4 (D) inches(excluding projecting parts)
Weight With battery & SD card approx. 245g (loaded and ready)
approx. 8.6oz.
Body approx. 215g (without battery and SD memory card)
approx. 7.6oz.

* Recording capacity shows approximate number of shots recorded during CIPA-compliant testing. conditions.
Actual performance may vary depending on operating.
** According to the result of PENTAX in-house testing.

Storage capacity

Still image Built-in Memory 256MB 512MB 1GB 2GB 4GB 8GB 16GB 32GB
4928×3264 RAW 2 9 20 39 79 155 317 624 1257
RAW+JPEG 1 7 15 29 60 117 239 472 951
4352×3264 RAW 2 9 20 39 79 155 317 624 1257
RAW+JPEG 1 7 15 30 61 120 246 485 978
3264×3264 RAW 2 9 20 39 79 155 317 624 1257
RAW+JPEG 1 8 16 32 65 127 260 513 1034
3936×2608
(35mm Crop)
RAW 2 9 20 39 79 155 317 624 1257
RAW+JPEG 1 8 16 32 65 128 262 516 1041
3488×2608
(35mm Crop)
RAW 2 9 20 39 79 155 317 624 1257
RAW+JPEG 1 8 17 33 67 131 267 527 1061
2608×2608
(35mm Crop)
RAW 2 9 20 39 79 155 317 624 1257
RAW+JPEG 1 8 17 34 69 136 278 547 1103
4928×3264[L] JPEG 6 31 62 121 246 481 982 1935 3899
4352×3264[L] JPEG 7 35 70 137 278 544 1111 2188 4408
3264×3264[L] JPEG 10 46 93 181 368 719 1468 2892 5825
3936×2608[M] JPEG 10 47 96 187 382 746 1522 2999 6041
3488×2608[M] JPEG 11 53 108 211 429 839 1712 3374 6796
2608×2608[M] JPEG 15 71 143 279 567 1109 2263 4457 8978
2912×1936[S] JPEG 18 85 172 334 680 1329 2710 5339 10754
2592×1936[S] JPEG 21 95 192 373 754 1475 3008 5925 11934
1936×1936[S] JPEG 27 124 251 486 982 1919 3915 7712 15534
1280×864[XS] JPEG 78 353 713 1383 2813 5498 11212 22086 44484
1152×864[XS] JPEG 85 379 765 1484 2947 5759 11746 23138 46602
864×864[XS] JPEG 105 471 950 1844 3641 7115 14509 28582 57567

shots

Movie
1920×1080 The maximum recording time per shooting is 25minutes or the equivalent of 4GB
1280×720 The maximum recording time per shooting is 25minutes or the equivalent of 4GB
640×480 The maximum recording time per shooting is 25minutes or the equivalent of 4GB
Total Recording Time(s) Built-in Memory 256MB 512MB 1GB 2GB 4GB 8GB 16GB 32GB
1920×1080 30fps 36 78 158 318 638 1277 2555 5112 10226
1920×1080 25fps 43 95 191 384 770 1542 3086 6174 12349
1920×1080 24fps 44 99 199 400 802 1606 3213 6428 12857
1280×720 60fps 40 82 165 332 665 1331 2664 5330 10661
1280×720 50fps 45 94 190 381 763 1527 3056 6113 12228
1280×720 30fps 61 131 263 528 1058 2118 4239 8479 16959
1280×720 25fps 71 155 312 627 1255 2511 5023 10048 20098
1280×720 24fps 74 162 326 653 1307 2616 5234 10469 20939
640×480 30fps 78 199 400 801 1603 3207 6417 12835 25671
640×480 25fps 95 236 473 947 1895 3793 7587 15175 30353
640×480 24fps 95 244 491 983 1967 3936 7873 15748 31497

GR Limited Edition System Requirements

<USB interface>

Windows® Windows® XP(SP3) Windows Vista® Windows® 7 Windows® 8
Macintosh Mac OS X 10.5 Mac OS X 10.6 Mac OS X 10.7 Mac OS X 10.8

<Supported OS must be pre-installed in PC and updated to the latest version. USB port must be standard equipped.>

Working environment for “SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.0 LE for PENTAX RICOH IMAGING” packaged software
Windows® Macintosh
OS Windows® 8(32bit/64bit)/ Windows® 7(32bit/64bit)/Windows Vista®(32bit/64bit)/Windows® XP(SP3 or later、Home/Pro 32bit)
・Installation requires administrator rights
・Can be run as a 32-bit application on any 64-bit Edition of Windows
Mac OS X 10.8/10.7 / 10.6 / 10.5
CPU Intel® Pentium®-compatible processor(Pentium® 4, Athlon XP or higher recommended) ・Supports multi-core processors(Intel® Core i5, i7; Core 2 Quad, Duo; AMD Phenom II X4, X6; Athlon II X2, X4; and other) Intel®processor-compatible, Power PC
Memory 1GB minimum(2GB or more recommended) 1GB minimum(2GB or more recommended)
HDD volume For installing and starting up the program: 100MB minimum of free space
For saving images files:Approx. 10MB/file
For installing and starting up the program: 100MB minimum of free space
For saving images files:Approx. 10MB/file
Monitor 1024×768 dots, 24-bit full color or higher 1024×768 dots, 24-bit full color or higher
Others Input devices such as a keyboard and mouse Input devices such as a keyboard and mouse
* Supported OS should be pre-installed in PC and updated to the latest version.
* Working status is not guaranteed for all PCs.
* System requirements mentioned here are the minimum for playing or editing movies.

Note: Designs and specifications are subject to change without notice.