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Ricoh CX6

alaTest has collected and analyzed 67 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the screen and design are generally positive. The portability and performance are also appreciated, whereas some have doubts about the features.

responsiveness, performance, portability, design, screen


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Ricoh CX6 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 67 reviews)

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Ricoh CX6


The Ricoh CX6 is a modest upgrade to the CX5 yet is already behind the rest of the travel zoom pack. It's a somewhat bulky camera with a 10 megapixel backside-illuminated CMOS sensor, yet image quality doesn't compete with any of the other new travel...

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Ricoh CX6 review


A step up from the Ricoh CX5, the CX6 adds aperture/shutter priority, continuous AF shooting modes and speed. It's a quality compact.

Excellent image quality ; Easy to navigate menus ; Variety of filters and shooting modes

Poorly laced buttons ; Hard to use dials ; Grey fringing on one shot

The Ricoh CX6 is a light compact camera that is quick to use and enables you express your creativity and build on your skills.

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Ricoh CX6


The latest model in Ricoh's CX series features several eye-catching upgrades, but does it warrant serious consideration?

1.23m-dot LCD screen ; Hybrid AF system ; Addition of shutter and aperture priority ; Usability

Lack of Raw capture ; Slightly bulky ; Softening towards frame edges

The rectangular body features a front panel that is bulbous towards the right hand edge, forming a type of hand grip in conjunction with a rubberised thumb rest on the rear panel. Said rear panel is relatively light on buttons – four settings buttons...


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Ricoh CX6 Review


The CX series of Ricoh cameras is now in its sixth iteration, with updates to the series arriving with a defined regularity. The CX6 arrives with the characteristic level of upgrades on the...

LCD screen, decent focal range, good design, general handling

Lack of Raw capture, several image quality issues

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Ricoh CX6 Digital Camera review


Previous versions of the CX made a name for themselves as...

Speed of operation – from power on to shooting, in about one second

That tiny toggle button makes menus harder to navigate

Thanks to its super-fast auto focus, a dedicated movie button and massive, bright hi-res LCD, the Ricoh CX6 offers an excellent balance for anyone who appreciates the convenience of point-and-shoot but wants more sophisticated results. The other new...

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Ricoh CX6 Digital Compact Camera Review


The latest camera in Ricoh's CX range, the CX6, is a premium digital compact camera with a 10.7x optical zoom lens and 10 megapixel sensor. Daniel Bell puts it to the test.

Minimum focus distance; 5 fps high-speed shooting; Good build quality; Quick focusing speed; Good colour reproduction; Good noise performance up to ISO1600

Noise when using zoom during video recording

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Amazon review summary for Ricoh CX6


alaTest has collected and analysed 5 user reviews of Ricoh CX6 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Ricoh CX6 Digital Camera - Black (10MP, 10.7x Optical Zoom) 3 inch TFT

Product Specifications


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


Bluetooth: No
PictBridge: Yes
WiFi Connectivity:WiFi Ready

General Features

3D: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Sensor Size:1/2.3''


Longest Shutter Speed in s:8
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/2000


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

Power Supply

Battery Model:Ricoh DB-100


Aperture Priority: Yes
Face Detection Mode:Face Detection
Movie / Voice Recording:Movie + Voice
RAW Format: No
Serial Shot Mode: Yes
Shutter Priority: Yes