Ricoh Imaging - Casual compact rugged camera "RICOH WG-20"

Besides the high-end rugged camera "RICOH WG-4" and "RICOH WG-4 GPS", Ricoh Imaging announced that they will also release the standard model RICOH WG-20 for the price of about ¥20,000-¥25,000 in late February.

RICOH WG-20 could be the perfect camera for casual outdoor activities. It is waterproof, allowing you to shoot up to 10m underwater continuously for 2 hours, shockproof (can survive a 2-meter drop), IP6X dustproof, -10 degree cold resistant, and has load bearing performance of up to 100kgf.

It has a 5x optical zoom lens with an effective focal length of 5-25mm (equivalent to 28-140mm in 35mm format), effective 14MP 1/2.3 CCD, 2.7-inch LCD display (0.23M dots), and electronic image stabilization mechanism.

Size: W115.5xD28.5xH58.5mm
Weight: 164g including a battery and SD card




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