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Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi

A fairly highly rated and 1 year old compact camera
Compact 16MP 5x No Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi Review

With very good reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi number 679 across all digital cameras.
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56 Reviews
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Average Features
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18 Months Old
Overall Score
44
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 45?

It has good expert reviews but average user reviews. 20% of buyers recommended this camera to others. Canon cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this digital camera is slightly out of date, and newer digital cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
Customers report good picture quality, it is robust and excellent product quality.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1920 x 1080 pixels video resolution
Has a built-in flash
Very low display resolution
Quite small display diagonal

How Big is the Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi?

The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi is 122.5mm wide and 61.5mm tall. It is 29.6mm deep and weighs 172g.

Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi front dimensions

Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi size in context

Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this camera is 71% based on three expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, digitalfoto.dk and pentaxforums.com.

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Owner Reviews Are Average

The average owner rating of this Ricoh camera is 68% based on 53 owner reviews. 20% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Six customers who purchased it concluded that it was able to produce good images.

Users Report it is Robust

Two owners agreed that it was well made.

Very Good Brand

We checked 534 owner and expert reviews (including 148 verified purchases) for Ricoh digital cameras and found that on average Ricoh has very good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Ricoh has very good ratings specifically for its digital cameras. 69% of those that bought a Ricoh digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Superior Product Quality

Four customers said in their reviews that this digital camera was good quality.


Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the WG-30 Wi-Fi of 16MP is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the WG-30 Wi-Fi of 5x is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as "Full HD".

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The WG-30 Wi-Fi's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi's weight of 172g is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lightest 1% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The WG-30 Wi-Fi has a built-in flash. 66% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Features Noise Reduction

The WG-30 Wi-Fi features noise reduction, unlike 92% of digital cameras which do not feature noise reduction.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The WG-30 Wi-Fi supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Still Image Resolution

This digital camera supports a still image resolution of 4608 x 3456|4608 x 2592|3456 x 3456|3072 x 2304|3072 x 1728|2592 x 1944|2592 x 1464|2048 x 1536|1920 x 1080|1024 x 768|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most commonly supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the WG-30 Wi-Fi of 7.2x is quite big compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 14% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Digital cameras have digital zooms of between 0.72x and 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

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Waterproof

The WG-30 Wi-Fi is waterproof, unlike 92% of digital cameras which are not waterproof.

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Very Low Display Resolution

Digital cameras have display resolutions of between 3 pixels and 16,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 590,000 pixels. The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is fairly low compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 17% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Carrying Case

The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi has a carrying case, which is unusual. 89% of digital cameras do not have a carrying case.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of digital cameras range from 0.5" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the WG-30 Wi-Fi of only 2.7" is fairly small compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 17% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Dustproof

The WG-30 Wi-Fi is dustproof. 93% of digital cameras are not dustproof.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

The Ricoh WG-30 Wi-Fi's closest focusing distance of only 0.01m is in the smallest 20% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Small Maximum Aperture Number

The WG-30 Wi-Fi's maximum aperture number of only 5.5 is in the smallest 25% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The WG-30 Wi-Fi's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Calendar

The WG-30 Wi-Fi features calendar, unlike 86% of digital cameras which do not feature calendar.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080|1280 x 720 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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Age

Released 18 Months Ago

This Ricoh camera has been on the market since January 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

ricoh wg30wcarbongray, ricoh wg30red, ricoh 04608

Barcodes:

00027075287358, 00027075287495, 00027075287501, 00027075287648, 04549212287633

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