Ricoh Theta Z1

360° for quality.
Ricoh’s flagship model, achieving the highest image quality of the THETA series.

$999.95

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Features

Striving for ease-of-use with amazing high performance

Records natural 360° images using approx. 23MP(6720 x 3360, 7K) still image shooting and highly accurate image stitching.

Demonstrates superior noise reduction performance even when shooting at night or indoors with low light due to the equipped 1.0-inch back illuminated CMOS image sensor.

Using a newly developed lens unit which reduces ghosting, flare and purple fringe. Aperture mechanism is newly adopted with the selection of F2.1, F3.5 and F5.6. By closing down the aperture, higher resolution is acheived.

Supports various shooting scenarios using a variety of shooting modes.

Produces incredibly realistic spherical video by 4K (3840 x 1920, 29.97fps) quality.

It is possible to save in RAW (DNG) format for the first time in THETA series. (Can also save in JPEG at the same time.)

Supports 360° live streaming in 4K. Transmits excellent quality real-looking image to the world.

Equipped with a 4-channel microphone. 4 microphones are built into the camera to independently record sound from 4 different directions when shooting video.

Advanced

Expand your THETA

A magnesium alloy that combines a high-grade feel with robustness is used for the camera body.

While being equipped with a large image sensor, the internal construction of the camera has been optimized to produce unprecedented high performance and high quality at this size.

Adopts Android™ base system for the OS. Use plug-ins to customize your own THETA.

Creativity

Create your own images using editing functions.

Enables editing of 360° images in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic CC. Import Stich the image with the dedicated plug-in “RICOH THETA Stitcher”.

Records 4K video with 360° spatial audio for a more realistic VR world.

Use the dedicated editing apps “THETA+” to easily put the finishing touches to an eye-catching work.

Share

Use the dedicated apps to easily share your work from anywhere with people

all over the world.

Upload to the theta360.com, a website dedicated to sharing 360-degree images. Anyone can easily display their 360° images anywhere in the world.

Convenient dedicated apps are available for both PC and smartphone. Enjoy the world more with RICOH THETA.

Upload 360° photos at Facebook and LINE as it is. Easily share the 360° world with friends.

Post the proccessed images and videos using “THETA+” to Instagram and Twitter.

Advanced

Expand your THETA

Adopts Android™ base system for the OS. Use plug-ins to customize your own THETA.

Companies and individuals all over the world can develop plug-ins, in addition to RICOH developed plug-ins.

Release date

5/2019

Exterior/external dimensions

48mm (W) × 132.5mm (H) × 29.7mm (24mm*9) (D)

Weight

Approx. 182 g

Still image resolution

6720×3360

Video resolution/frame rate/bit rate

4K 3840×1920/29.97fps/56Mbps
2K 1920×960/29.97fps/16Mbps

Live streaming resolution/frame rate (USB)

4K,H264: 3840×1920/29.97fps/120Mbps
2K,H264: 1920×960/29.97fps/42Mbps

Microphone

4ch

Video resolution/frame rate/bit rate

4K 3840×1920/29.97fps/56Mbps
2K 1920×960/29.97fps/16Mbps

Internal memory/Number of photos that can be recorded, time *2

Approx. 19GB
Still image: RAW+ Approx. 350 photos, JPEG Approx. 2400 photos
Video (time per recording): Max. 5 minutes/25 minutes*3*4
Video (total recording time): (4K, H.264) approx. 40 minutes
(2K, H.264) approx. 130 minutes

Bundled items

Soft case and USB cable

Object distance

 

Approx. 40cm – ∞ (from front of lens)

Shooting mode

Still image / video: Auto, Aperture priority, Shutter priority, ISO priority, Manual*3
Live streaming: Auto

 

Exposure control mode

Program AE, Aperture priority AE, Shutter priority AE, ISO priority AE, Ma

 

Exposure compensation

Still image/Video: Manual compensation(-2.0 to +2.0 EV, 1/3 EV steps)*3

ISO sensitivity (standard output sensitivity)

Still image/video: (Auto) ISO 80 to 6400 (Can set upper limit)
(Manual mode) ISO 80 to 6400 *3
Live streaming: ISO 80 to 6400

White balance mode

Still image/Video: Auto, Outdoor, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent light 1, Incandescent light 2, Daylight color fluorescent light, Natural white fluorescent light, White fluorescent light, Light bulb color fluorescent light, Color temperature settings (2500 to 10000 K)*3
Live streaming: Auto

Shutter speed

Still image: (Auto) 1/25000 to 1/8 seconds,
(shutter priority mode) 1/25000 to 15 seconds *1
(Manual mode) 1/25000 to 60 seconds *1
Video: (Auto) 1/25000 to 1/30 seconds
(Shutter priority, Manual) 1/25000 to 1/30 seconds*3
Live streaming: (Auto) 1/25000 to 1/30 seconds

Shooting functions

 Still image: Noise reduction, DR compensation, HDR rendering, Interval shooting, Interval composite shooting, Multi-bracketing shooting, Self-timer (2, 5 and 10 seconds), My Settings
Video: Self-timer (2, 5 and 10 seconds), My Settings

Power source

  Lithium ion battery (built-in) *7

Battery life

Still image: Approx. 300 photos *8
Video: Approx. 60 minutes *8

Recording file format

Still image: RAW(DNG)*2, JPEG(Exif Ver2.3)
Video: MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: AAC-LC (mono) + Linear PCM (4ch spatial audio))
Live streaming: Image: H.264, Audio: Linear PCM(4ch)

External interface

  USB Type-C:USB3.0

Remote release

CA-3-compatible

Lens configuration

14 elements in 10 groups

Lens_F value

  F2.1, 3.5, 5.6

Image sensor_size

1.0-inch type (x2)

Effective pixels

Approx. 20 megapixels (x20

Output pixels

approx. 23 megapixels

Wireless compliance standard

IEEE802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz/5GHz)*5
IEEE802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz only)
Bluetooth 4.2

Wireless supported channels

  2.4 GHz: 1 to 11ch or 1 to 13ch *6

Wireless communication protocol (WLAN)

HTTP (Open Spherical Camera API v2 compatible)

Wireless communication protocol (Bluetooth)

GATT(Generic Attribute Profile)

Usage temperature range

  0°C – 40°C

Usage humidity range

90% or less

Storage temperature range

  -20°C to +60°C

*1 The number of photos and time are guides only. The actual number differs according to the photography conditions.
*2 Only possible for simultaneous recording of RAW and JPEG.
*3 A smartphone is required to change modes or configure manual settings.
*4 Automatic shut down if the internal temperature increases.
*5 RICOH THETA Z1 OTHER COUNTORIES(L85612/EDP CODE: 910776 /RIM CODE: S0910776/JAN CODE: 4961311935442/UPC CODE: 026649107771) does not support 5GHz
*6 RICOH THETA Z1 US (L85614/EDP CODE: 910778 /RIM CODE: S0910778/JAN CODE: 4961311935466/UPC CODE: 026649107788) RICOH THETA Z1 TWN (L85613/EDP CODE: 910777 /RIM CODE: S0910777/JAN CODE: 4961311935459/UPC CODE: 026649107771) supports 1 to 11ch.
*7 Charge the battery by connecting it to a PC using the supplied USB cable.
*8 The number of photos that can be taken is a guide based on RICOH’s measurement method. This will differ depending on the usage conditions.
*9 Excluding lens section.

■Specifications and the design may change without prior notice.
■Specifications are current as of February 2019.

Computer Applications for the Ricoh Theta Z1

Basic App

File Transfer app

Movie Converter App

Stitching Plugin for Adobe® Photoshop®
Lightroom® Classic CC

Smartphone Applications for the Ricoh Theta Z1

Basic App

Editing app (THETA+)

How to Update your RICOH THETA

Brand

Ricoh

Weight 0.8 lbs
Dimensions 7 × 4 × 3 in
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