Ricoh Imaging: Launch of the RICOH WG-20


RICOH lens, 11 elements in 9 groups (5 aspherical elements)

Focal Length
5 – 25 mm

(in 35mm format equivalent)
Approx. 28 – 140mm

Maximum Aperture
F3.5(W) – F5.5(T)

Optical Zoom

Digital Zoom
Approx. 6.7x

Intelligent Zoom
Approx. 7.0x at 7M, approx. 33.5x at 640 (including optical zoom)

Motion Blur Reduction
Pixel Track SR
Hi-sensitivity anti-shake mode (Digital SR)

Movie shake reduction mode (Movie SR)

9-point AF, Spot AF, Auto tracking AF

Focus Range
(From lens face)
Standard: 0.5m – infinity / 1.64ft. – infinity (entire zoom range)
Macro:0.1 – 0.6m / 0.33 – 1.97ft. (entire zoom range)
1cm Macro:0.01 – 0.3m / 0.03 – 0.98ft. (middle zoom position)
Infinity-landscape, Pan Focus, Manual Focus: available

Face detection
Face Detection AF&AE is available for all modes up to 32 faces. Smile Capture, Self-portrait Assist, Self-portrait Assist + Smile Capture, Blink Detection

Pet detection
Detect up to 1 pet’s face(auto or select from pre-registered three faces)

Number of Effective pixels
Approx. 14 megapixels

Image Sensor
1/2.3″ CCD

Number of Recorded pixels
14M, 10M(1:1), 10M(16:9), 7M, 5M(16:9), 5M, 4M(16:9), 3M, 2M(16:9), 1024, 640

1280, 640, 320

Sensitivity (Standard Output Sensitivity)
AUTO, Manual (ISO 80 – 6400)

White Balance
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten light, Fluorescent light, Manual

2.7″ Wide LCD, approx. 230K dots, AR Coating(Cover only)

Exposure Control
Metering System
Multi-segment metering, Center-weighted metering, Spot metering

Exposure Compensation
±2EV(1/3EV steps)

Scene modes
Auto Picture, Program, Night Scene, Movie, Underwater, Underwater Movie, Digital Microscope, Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Digital Wide, Digital SR, Surf & Snow, Kids, Pet, Sport, Fireworks, Candlelight, Night Scene Portrait, Text, Food, Digital Panorama, Frame Composite, Report, Green

Playback modes
Slideshow, Image Rotation, Small Face Filter, Ink Rubbing Filter, Collage, Digital Filter(B&W / Sepia, Toy Camera, Retro, Color, Extract Color, Color Emphasis, High Contrast, Starburst, Soft, Fish-eye, Brightness, Miniature), Original Frame, Frame Composite, Movie Editing, Red-eye Compensation, Resize, Cropping, Image/Sound Copy, Voice Memo, Protect, DPOF, Startup Screen, Face close up playback.

Shutter Speed
1/1500 – 1/4sec. 4sec at most. (Night Scene mode setting)

Built-in flash
Flash-on and Flash-off modes. “Red-eye” compensation function employs a pre-discharge.

Flash Range
Wide:approx.0.2 – 3.9m / 0.66 – 13 ft. (ISO Auto)
Tele:approx. 0.2 – 2.5m / 0.66 – 8.2 ft. (ISO Auto)

Drive Modes
One shot, Self-timer, Continuous Shooting, Burst Shooting, Remote Control, Interval Shooting, Auto Bracketing

Storage Media
Built-in Memory (approx. 97.0MB), SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card

Power Source

Rechargeable D-LI92 lithium-ion battery, Optional AC adapter kit is also available

Battery life
Still*: approx. 260 shots (Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery)
Playback**: approx. 280 min. (Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery)

USB2.0(Hi-Speed): PC/AV terminal, HDMI terminal(Type D)

Video Output

Water proof / Dust proof
Equivalent to JIS Class 8 waterproof and JIS Class 6 dustproof capabilities.

Approx.115.5(W) × 58.5(H) × 28.5(D)mm / 4.5(W) × 2.3(H) × 1.1(D) inches (including lens depth)

With battery & SD card
With battery and SD card Approx. 164g / 5.8 oz. (loaded and ready)

Body only Approx. 143g / 5.0 oz. (without battery and SD memory card)