Canon EOS 5DS R vs Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi

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Canon EOS 5DS R
Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
69% higher megapixel count Edit
The Canon EOS 5DS R is a 50.6MP digital camera. That's 34.6MP higher than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (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.

61.00 auto focus points Edit
The number of auto focus points on the Canon EOS 5DS R is 61.00, but the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi only has nine auto focus points.
25% smaller minimum ISO speed Edit
The Canon EOS 5DS R is a 100 minimum ISO speed digital camera. That's 25 smaller than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (125).
Longer maximum camera shutter speed Edit
The Canon EOS 5DS R has a maximum camera shutter speed of 30s. That's 26s longer than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (4s). Read more

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

Larger screen size Edit
Canon EOS 5DS R is 3.2" screen. That's 0.5" larger than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (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.

78% higher display resolution Edit
The Canon EOS 5DS R is a 1,040,000 pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 810,000 pixels higher than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (230,000 pixels).
700.00 shots per battery charge Edit
The Canon EOS 5DS R takes 700.00 shots per battery charge, however the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi only takes 300.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Better expert reviews
Based on 21 reviews, the average expert review score of the Canon EOS 5DS R is 92%, whereas the average rating of the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is 83% (based on 1 review).
5 Reasons For
17% higher JPEG frame rate Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi has a JPEG frame rate of 60fps, however the Canon EOS 5DS R is only a 50fps JPEG frame rate digital camera (10fps lower).
Vastly lighter Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is a 172g digital camera. That's 673g lighter than the Canon EOS 5DS R (172g). 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.

54.9mm shorter Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi has a height of 61.5mm, however the Canon EOS 5DS R is a 116.4mm tall digital camera (54.9mm taller).
2x thinner Edit
Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is 29.6mm deep, but the Canon EOS 5DS R is a 76.4mm deep digital camera (46.8mm thicker).
Narrower Edit
Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is 122.5mm wide, but the Canon EOS 5DS R is a 152mm wide digital camera (29.5mm wider).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
20% lower JPEG frame rate Edit
The Canon EOS 5DS R is a 50fps JPEG frame rate digital camera. That's 10fps lower than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (60fps).
Vastly heavier Edit
The Canon EOS 5DS R has a weight of 845g, however the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is a 172g digital camera (673g 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.

Taller Edit
The Canon EOS 5DS R has a height of 116.4mm. That's 54.9mm taller than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (61.5mm).
Thicker Edit
Canon EOS 5DS R is 76.4mm deep. That's 46.8mm thicker than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (29.6mm).
Wider Edit
Canon EOS 5DS R is 152mm wide. That's 29.5mm wider than the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi (122.5mm).
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9 Reasons Against
3x lower megapixel count Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi has a megapixel count of 16MP, but the Canon EOS 5DS R is a 50.6MP digital camera (34.6MP higher). 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.

Fifty-two less auto focus points Edit
The number of auto focus points on the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is nine, but the Canon EOS 5DS R only has 61.00 auto focus points.
20% bigger minimum ISO speed Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi has a minimum ISO speed of 125, however the Canon EOS 5DS R is a 100 minimum ISO speed digital camera (25 smaller).
Seven times shorter maximum camera shutter speed Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi has a maximum camera shutter speed of 4s, however the Canon EOS 5DS R is a 30s maximum shutter speed digital camera (26s longer). Read more

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

Smaller screen size Edit
Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is only 2.7" screen, but the Canon EOS 5DS R is a 3.2" screen digital camera (0.5" larger). 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.

Vastly lower display resolution Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi has a display resolution of 230,000 pixels, however the Canon EOS 5DS R is a 1,040,000 pixels display resolution digital camera (810,000 pixels higher).
Four hundred less shots per battery charge Edit
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi takes 300.00 shots per battery charge, however the Canon EOS 5DS R only takes 700.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Five months older
The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is older than the Canon EOS 5DS R by five months.
Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is 83%, whereas the average expert rating of the Canon EOS 5DS R is 92% (based on 21 reviews).

Awards

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
BEST
 SLR
Megapixel Count
50.6MP
BEST
16MP
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 6016 x 4000
 4320 x 2880
 1920 x 1280
 720 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
 6016 x 4000
 4320 x 2880
 1920 x 1280
 720 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
Maximum Image Resolution
 8688 x 5792
BEST
 8688 x 5792
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
BEST
 RAW
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
36 x 24 Unknown - Click to provide data
Total Megapixel Count
53MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 3:2
BEST
 3:2
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1
BEST

Design

Waterproof
 Waterproof
 Waterproof
Colour
 Black
 Black
Dust-Resistant
 Dust-resistant
 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
Lens Mount Interface
 Canon EF
 Canon EF

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 spot
 multi point
 servo
 Single Auto Focus
 Spot Auto Focus
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 tracking
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
 single
 spot
 multi point
 servo
 Single Auto Focus
 Spot Auto Focus
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 tracking
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
 Auto focus lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus Assist Beam
 Auto focus assist beam
 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
61
BEST
9
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL-CT-SIR
 TTL
 TTL-CT-SIR

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
BEST
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
ISO Speed
 64
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
 Auto
 125
 25
 64
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
 Auto
 125
 25
Maximum ISO Speed
6,400 6,400
Minimum ISO Speed
100
BEST
125
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Spot
 Partial
 Centre-weighted
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Spot
 Partial
 Centre-weighted
Light Exposure Correction
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
BEST
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

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

Flash

Flash Mode
 Auto
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Auto
 Flash on
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
Flash Sync-Speed
0.01s 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 Lock
 Flash exposure lock
Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
50fps 60fps
BEST
Video Format
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 MOV
 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
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
 Voice recording
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
1 1

Display

Screen Size
3.2"
BEST
2.7"
Display
 TFT
 TFT
BEST
Field of View
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
1,040,000 pixels
BEST
230,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Lens Magnification Ratio
0.71x Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
Microphone in Socket
 Microphone in socket
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Connector
 Micro
 Micro
USB Version
 3.0
BEST
 3.0
USB Connector
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB

Camera

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Manual
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Manual
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
Self-Timer
2,10 2,10
Calendar
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Calendar
Histogram
 Histogram
 Histogram
Maximum Playback Zoom
16x Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera File System
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF 2.0
 DCF
 PRINT Image Matching III
 DPOF 1.1
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF 2.0
 DCF
 PRINT Image Matching III
Live View
 Live view
Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Mode
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
Direct Printing
 Direct printing
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
845g 172g
BEST
Height
116.4mm 61.5mm
BEST
Depth
76.4mm 29.6mm
BEST
Width
152mm 122.5mm
BEST
Weight Including Battery
Unknown - Click to provide data 192g

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 USB
 Battery
 USB
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Size
LP-E6N D-LI92
Shot Per Battery Charge
700 shots
BEST
300 shots
Battery Level Indicator
 Battery level indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 -10 - 40

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Digital Photo Professional 4, PhotoStitch, EOS Utility 3, Picture Style Editor Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Included Cable
 USB
 USB
BEST
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Included Battery Charger
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Included battery charger
Hand Strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Hand strap
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connectivity

Other Features

Built-In Flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in flash

Technical Details

Image Processor
 DIGIC 6
 DIGIC 6
Self-Timer
 Self-timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
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