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Ricoh Caplio RR730

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the portability. The value for money also gets good feedback, but there are some less positive reviews about the low light performance and performance. Opinions are divided on the battery.

value for money, portability

performance, low-light

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Ricoh Caplio RR730 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Ricoh Caplio RR730


Entry level compact from Ricoh

An affordable and user-friendly model, but it's low on features, and its slow responses result in hit-and-miss image quality

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Ricoh Caplio RR730


Ricoh UK have announced the release of the new Ricoh Caplio RR730. It's an entry level digital camera with 7.16 megapixels (CCD), a 2.5 inch LCD (TFT) and a 3x Optical Zoom. The Ricoh Caplio RR730 replaces the RR660, runs on AA batteries, has just 6...

It's an entry level digital camera with 7.16 megapixels (CCD), a 2.5 inch LCD (TFT) and a 3x Optical Zoom

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Review: Ricoh Caplio RR730


Ricoh replace their 6MP compact with a 7MP compact. Image quality's better but noise is still an issue.

Price, simplicity, AA batteries so you can get a replacement anywhere

Poor at low light shots, short battery life, limit of 200 ISO

Like the RR660 this really isn't a bad camera. Yes image quality could be better, yes battery life could be longer. But if what you really want is a cheap camera to shoot snaps on then it's probably one of the best value cameras you will see. It's also...

Product Specifications


Autofocus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Changeable Lens: No
Image Stabiliser: No
Integrated GPS Module: No
Touchscreen: No
View Finder Type:LCD Monitor


Bluetooth: No
HDMI Interface: No
PictBridge: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
Bridge Camera: No
Chip Type:CCD
Sensor Size:1/2.5''
SLR / Compact:Compact Camera


Longest Shutter Speed in s:2
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/2000


Compact Flash Card: No
Memory Stick / Memory Stick Pro: No
Memory Stick Duo / Duo Pro: No
Memory Type:Internal + External
Micro Drive: No
Multimedia Card: No
SDXC Card: No
Secure Digital Card: Yes
Secure Digital High Capacity Card: No
XD Card: No

Power Supply

Battery Model:2x AA (LR6/MIGNON)
Battery Type:2x AA (LR6/MIGNON)


Face Detection Mode: No
Movie / Voice Recording:Movie
RAW Format: No
Serial Shot Mode: No