Nikon D810 vs Ricoh WG-30

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Nikon D810
Ricoh WG-30

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
56% higher megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 36.3MP digital camera. That's 20.3MP higher than the Ricoh WG-30 (16MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

51.00 auto focus points Edit
The Nikon D810 has 51.00 auto focus points, however the Ricoh WG-30 only has nine auto focus points.
50% higher maximum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 12,800 maximum ISO speed digital camera. That's 6,400 higher than the Ricoh WG-30 (6,400).
96% smaller minimum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 64 minimum ISO speed digital camera. That's 61 smaller than the Ricoh WG-30 (125).
Longer maximum camera shutter speed Edit
The Nikon D810 is a 30s maximum shutter speed digital camera. That's 26s longer than the Ricoh WG-30 (4s). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

16% larger screen size Edit
The Nikon D810 has a screen size of 3.2". That's 0.5" larger than the Ricoh WG-30 (2.7"). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

Much better expert reviews
Based on 83 expert reviews, the average review score of the Nikon D810 is 92%, but the average rating of the Ricoh WG-30 is 77% (based on 2 reviews).
Hugely better user reviews
Based on 336 user reviews, the average review score of the Nikon D810 is 98%, but the average rating of the Ricoh WG-30 is 72% (based on 22 reviews).
4 Reasons For
5x lighter Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 has a weight of 172g, whereas the Nikon D810 is an 880g digital camera (708g heavier). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

Shorter Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 is a 61.5mm tall digital camera. That's 20mm shorter than the Nikon D810 (61.5mm).
Thinner Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 has a depth of 29.6mm. That's 93.4mm thinner than the Nikon D810 (29.6mm).
20% narrower Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 has a width of 122.5mm. That's 23.5mm narrower than the Nikon D810 (122.5mm).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Significantly heavier Edit
The Nikon D810 has a weight of 880g, whereas the Ricoh WG-30 is a 172g digital camera (708g lighter). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

20mm taller Edit
The Nikon D810 is an 81.5mm tall digital camera. That's 20mm taller than the Ricoh WG-30 (61.5mm).
Thicker Edit
The Nikon D810 has a depth of 123mm. That's 93.4mm thicker than the Ricoh WG-30 (29.6mm).
17% wider Edit
The Nikon D810 has a width of 146mm. That's 23.5mm wider than the Ricoh WG-30 (122.5mm).
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Older by four months
The Nikon D810 is four months older than the Ricoh WG-30.
8 Reasons Against
Lower megapixel count Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 is a 16MP digital camera. That's 20.3MP lower than the Nikon D810 (16MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

Only nine auto focus points Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 has nine auto focus points, however the Nikon D810 only has 51.00 auto focus points.
Lower maximum ISO speed Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 is a 6,400 maximum ISO speed digital camera. That's 6,400 lower than the Nikon D810 (6,400).
49% bigger minimum ISO speed Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 is a 125 minimum ISO speed digital camera. That's 61 bigger than the Nikon D810 (125).
26s shorter maximum camera shutter speed Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 is a 4s maximum shutter speed digital camera. That's 26s shorter than the Nikon D810 (4s). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

19% smaller screen size Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 has a screen size of 2.7". That's 0.5" smaller than the Nikon D810 (2.7"). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

Expert review Rating is much Worse
The Ricoh WG-30 only has an average expert score of 77%, but the Nikon D810 has an average expert rating of 92% (based on 83 reviews).
User review Rating is hugely Worse
The Ricoh WG-30 only has an average user score of 72%, but the Nikon D810 has an average user rating of 98% (based on 336 reviews).

Awards

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Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
BEST
 SLR
Megapixel Count
36.3MP
BEST
16MP
Image Stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 4608 x 3456
 3456 x 3456
 4608 x 2592
 3072 x 2304
 3072 x 1728
 2592 x 1944
 2592 x 1464
 2048 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 1024 x 768
 640 x 480
 4608 x 3456
 3456 x 3456
 4608 x 2592
 3072 x 2304
 3072 x 1728
 2592 x 1944
 2592 x 1464
 2048 x 1536
 1920 x 1080
 1024 x 768
 640 x 480
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution
 7360 x 4912
BEST
 7360 x 4912
Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
BEST
Full-Frame Sensor Size
35.9 x 24 Unknown - Click to provide data
Total Megapixel Count
37.09MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Sensor Format
 Full-frame
 Full-frame
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1
BEST

Design

Waterproof
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Waterproof
Colour
 Black
 Black
Dust-Resistant
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Dust-resistant
Freezeproof
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Crash Proof
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 5x
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.2x
Maximum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.5
Minimum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.5
Maximum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 140mm
Minimum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 28mm
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 5 - 25
Lens Structure
Unknown - Click to provide data 11/9

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 servo
 tracking
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 spot
 Spot Auto Focus
 Face detection
 single
 continuous
 servo
 tracking
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 Tracking Auto Focus
 spot
 Spot Auto Focus
 Face detection
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus assist beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01m
Normal Focusing Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1 - 0.6
Auto Focus Point
51
BEST
9
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 Auto
 Auto
ISO Speed
 64
 80
 800
 12800
 Auto
 125
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 1600
 3200
 6400
 25
 64
 80
 800
 12800
 Auto
 125
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 1600
 3200
 6400
 25
Maximum ISO Speed
12,800
BEST
6,400
Minimum ISO Speed
64
BEST
125
Light Metering Mode
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
BEST

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
30s
BEST
4s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Manual
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Manual
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
Flash Exposure Compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tele Flash Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2 - 2.5
Flash Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2 - 3.9
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
BEST
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point
 Shoe mounting point
Unknown - Click to provide data
Shoe Mounting Point
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60fps
Video Format
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@60fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1280x720@50fps
BEST
 1920x1080@60fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1280x720@50fps
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Format
 PCM
BEST
 PCM
Voice Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice recording
Audio System
 Stereo
 Stereo
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 CF+
 Eye-Fi
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 CF+
 Eye-Fi
Internal Memory
Unknown - Click to provide data 68MB
Memory Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Display

Screen Size
3.2"
BEST
2.7"
Display
 TFT
 TFT
Display Resolution
Unknown - Click to provide data 230,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Lens Magnification Ratio
0.7x Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 3.0
BEST
 3.0
USB Connector
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB

Camera

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Fluorescent H
 Fine
 Fluorescent L
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Fluorescent H
 Fine
 Fluorescent L
 Tungsten
 Daylight
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Sepia
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Sepia
Self-Timer
2,5,10,20 2,10
Calendar
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Calendar
Histogram
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Histogram
Camera File System
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 PRINT Image Matching III
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 PRINT Image Matching III
Tripod Mount
 Tripod mount
Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Mode
 Movie
 Single image
 Movie
 Single image
Diopter Adjustment
-3 - 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Mode
 Landscape
 Portrait
 Backlight
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Children
 Fireworks
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Sports
 Sunset
 Underwater
 Surf
 Pet
 Food
 Flower
 Landscape
 Portrait
 Backlight
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Children
 Fireworks
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Sports
 Sunset
 Underwater
 Surf
 Pet
 Food
 Flower
Display Language
 Multi
 Multi

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
880g 172g
BEST
Height
81.5mm 61.5mm
BEST
Depth
123mm 29.6mm
BEST
Width
146mm 122.5mm
BEST
Weight Including Battery
980g 192g
BEST

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 USB
 Battery
 USB
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Size
EN-EL15 D-LI92
Shot Per Battery Charge
Unknown - Click to provide data 300 shots

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 -10 - 40

Packaging Content

AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Included Cable
 USB
 USB
BEST
Included Battery Charger
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Included battery charger
Hand Strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hand strap

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connectivity

Other Features

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
 Built-in flash
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