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Ricoh announces the 7 megapixel Caplio RR730

Ricoh unveils the Caplio RR730, a sleek entry-level digital camera that succeeds the Ricoh RR660. The new 7.16 megapixel digital camera is slightly lighter and smaller than its predecessor, and has a bigger crystal-clear 2.5" color LCD monitor for even easier viewing. The new camera features 3x optical and 4x digital zoom, 32MB internal memory and an SD Card slot and uses standard-size AA batteries. As the interface specs are only listed as USB 2.0, we can safely assume that the camera transfers images at low speed...

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All about the new Ricoh Caplio RR730Ricoh's unrivaled digital camera usability and compactness with 7.16 megapixel resolution.

Ricoh is pleased to announce the release of the new Caplio RR730. This sleek new entry-level digital camera adds more exciting new user-friendly features to its extremely popular RR660 predecessor. The new 7.16-megapixel digital camera is slightly lighter and smaller than the RR660, and has a bigger crystal-clear 2.5” color TFT-LCD monitor for even easier viewing.

The Caplio RR730 is the newest addition to Ricoh's popular, award-winning range of digital cameras, whose outstanding performance, value for money and stylish designs have won them favor around the world from both professional and amateur photographers. The RR730 consistently produces amazing, crystal-clear images beyond the level of pictures from other cameras in its class. And with its 3x optical zoom and 4x digital zoom, for a combined 12x zoom, the RR730 can effortlessly handle any photographic situation it faces.
The incredibly sleek and compact body of the RR730 fits easily into the palm of your hand or in your pocket. And it only weighs an amazingly light 120g*. What's more, the point-and-shoot freedom of the RR660 is now a feature of the RR730, so that even absolute beginners will have no trouble wowing their friends and family with stunning digital images. Six scene modes in the RR730 give you even more exciting options to add a touch of creativity to your digital imagery. Set the Mode dial to Auto, Program, Portrait, Landscape, Sports and Night Scene, to get extensive choice and usability. Or catch motion with the ever-popular Video mode,

When you want to check your shots, review them clearly, anytime, anywhere thanks to the super-large size 2.5-inch color TFT-LCD monitor. Or simply transfer them to your computer with the RR730's easy-to-use USB connector. And now you can take more pictures right out of the box than ever before with the RR730's 32 MB of internal memory, double that of its predecessor. If you need more storage space, just add a SD Card, a widely used and easily available storage medium.

The stunning new RR730 gives you just what you need in a compact digital camera: sleek design, simple operation, and a crystal-clear large 2.5” color TFT-LCD monitor, all wrapped up in a light, elegant body. Look no further. The RR730 is the camera you've been looking for.

Additional information: All about the new Ricoh Caplio RR730
November 11, 2006
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