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Epson Japan announces R-D1x digital rangefinder camera

Epson Japan has released the R-D1x digital rangefinder camera, the successor to the R-D1s. The new R-D1x is equipped with the same 6.1 megapixel APS sized (23.7mm×15.6mm) CCD sensor for shooting in RAW, JPEG or RAW and JPEG simultaneously. The 2-inch (235K) swivel LCD monitor is replaced by a 2.5-inch fixed version with 23 million pixels and LED backlight for low power consumption. In addition, the new R-1Dx comes with a removable handgrip to mount on the right and the SD card slot now supports cards up to 32GB...
Check-out the details of the Epson R-D1x digital rangefinder camera (Google translated web pages)Below is the Google translated version of the Epson Japan press release

Epson, 2004  the world's first R-D1 has been released.  Then, in 2006, the R-D1 made to improve the functioning of the R-D1s's release, set for 2007 models of the lens is made by the R-D1sL Koscina for release, a sense of action to stimulate the imagination and charm of an analog as Precision has been very popular with everyone in the photo enthusiast.

This time, the shutter speed dial and shutter wheel expertise in conventional models, and the feeling of manual operation and the indicator needle ceremony, the image processing technology as the lenses get a taste of the old classics, plus the improved model in detail , R-D1xG, will be released.

Included with the new removable handgrip hold increase the sense of shooting, the LCD panel is fixed on the back of the larger type was 2.5.  In addition to up to 32GB of SDHC card support, better feel when we push the shutter.

Epson is one of the performance but I think the environment.  Energy saving, resource saving, and space, through products utilizing the technology of the province, aiming to contribute to the environment.  New products as environmentally friendly products, the European RoHS Directive (※) are relevant.

(※): The electrical and electronic products, lead, hexavalent chromium, cadmium mercury PBB (polybrominated biphenyl) PBDE (polybrominated diphenyl ether) to restrict the use of substances, the European Union conduct is regulated hazardous substances.

*: Body is stamped "R-D1x".  ( "G", represents the handgrip removable.)

Information that are listed are current as of the date of publication.  Production and without notice, and if you close the sale, prices, specifications may be changed to other information, please note that.

Additional information: Check-out the details of the Epson R-D1x digital rangefinder camera (Google translated web pages)
February 28, 2009
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