Your World Is Not Flat - Experience the world around you with the brand new RICOH THETA. Packed with the features you've always loved, the newest addition to the THETA lineup allows you to capture spherical videos up to 3 minutes in length. Developed by popular demand, the new model enables Wi-Fi transfer that is almost twice as fast as the previous model. The small, lightweight, easy-to-carry design, is available in four distinct colors: white, pink, yellow and blue. Interested in configuring the RICOH THETA for your own applications? The latest RICOH THETA comes equipped with an SDK, which allows users to develop their own original THETA apps. Users will be able to add new exciting capabilities to the world of spherical photography. See your photography in a new dimension, with the latest RICOH THETA.
Capture spherical stills - You can capture your complete surroundings with the simple press of the shutter button. RICOH THETA will automatically adjust the image orientation so that you don't have to worry about how you're holding the camera. You can simply take pictures at the precise moment you choose.
Wireless Sharing - Spherical images can be easily shared with friends by posting to Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr directly from the iPhone app, or the Android app. If you don't have RICOH THETA for iPhone or Android, use the URL of the posted image to enjoy the spherical image on a smartphone or computer.
Capture spherical videos - You can now capture spherical videos up to 3 minutes in length. After capturing your video, you can process the video with the video creation tool in the app. The image size, shape and composition can be changed using simple fingertip operations. Videos can be uploaded to the theta360.com dedicated website, and can also be shared on social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr. (Up to 5MB).
Available in 4 Colors - In addition to the previous white color, RICOH THETA is available in pink, yellow and blue.
Viewing Images - You can use the app to view spherical images and videos. The app allows you to swipe and pinch spherical images so you can find and enjoy your favorite perspective.
Build Your Own THETA App - API/SDK will be available for users to develop their own original apps on theta360.com site. You can now create your own RICOH THETA apps, arranging function settings and operation. API/SDK will be released on November 14th and applicable to the conventional model also.
Increased communication speed - Wi-Fi transfer speeds have been increased by a maximum of 2 times with the new RICOH THEA. Users can enjoy smooth and serial shooting image transmission.
Focus range: Approx. 10cm - 8 (from lens surface)
Internal memory: approx. 4GB
Power source: Lithium ion battery (built in) ? (charge via USB Cable plugged into
Recordable images per charge: approx. 200
Recordable images to memory: Still image: Approx. 1200,
Video (time per clip): Max. 3 minutes,
Video (total recording time): Approx. 40 minutes ? Temperature override.
Dimensions (W x H x D): 1.6" x 5" x .9" (.69" excl. lens protrusions)
Weight: 3.35 oz
Operating temperature: 32-degrees F to 104-degrees F
Storage Temperature Range: -4-degrees F to 140-degrees F
Operating (Humidity) Range: 90% or less.
Exposure control: Auto
Still image: Manual compensation (-2.0 - +2.0EV, 1/3EV step) (smart phone is
required to make settings changes).
Still image: ISO 100 to 1600,
Video: ISO 100 to 400
Still image: Auto, indoors, outdoors, cloudy, incandescent lamp 1, incandescent lamp 2, daylight color fluorescent lamp, natural white fluorescent lamp, white fluorescent lamp, light bulb color fluorescent lamp --(Smartphone is required to make settings changes)
Type: Programmed AE electronic shutter mechanism
Shutter Speed: Still image: 1/8000 sec. to 1/7.5 sec.
Video: 1/8000 sec. to 1/15 sec.
Still image: Auto, shutter priority, ISO priority (smart phone is required to make
Still image: JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.3), DCF2.0 compliant
Video: MOV (Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Audio: Linear PCM)