Ricoh GR Digital 4

  • Ricoh GR Digital 4
77
Based on 18 scores, 23 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    2
  • Good:
    11
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    2

Pros:

  • Exposure.
  • Macro mode.
  • Shoots RAW.

Cons:

  • Digital zoom.
  • Fixed focal length.

Expert reviews and ratings

By DigitalVersus on 80

The Ricoh GR Digital IV is the photographer's equivalent of a notebook—a jotter you can always keep in your pocket so you don't have to carry your SLR around all the time. This camera is very nice to use, so long as you have the patience...

By TechRadar on 70

The Ricoh GR Digital IV's fixed lens means that it's not a camera for everyone - this is a compact for people who like to frame with their feet, and get close to the action. You do have to work a little harder to get the best image quality out...

By Stuff.tv on 60

Clued-up shooters will appreciate the scope for control, but versatility isn’t its strong suit...

By ePHOTOzine on 80

The Ricoh GR Digital was one of the first cameras to put a focus on lens and sensor quality when it was first announced in 2006 and each update has improved on the camera before in some way. Since then, however, every other manufacturer has released a...

By Pocket-lint on 80

This fixed-lens compact won’t be for everyone on account of its lack of zoom. But the 28mm f/1.9 lens sharp and there’s bags of control over image noise reduction. It’s also a marvel in use thanks to a variety of controls and dials,...

By itreviews.com on 80

Ricoh has wisely decided to keep all the best features from the last model, while adding an improved engine, faster AF, continuous shooting and better low-light imagery. Perhaps Full HD and a lower price tag next time?...

By Layers Magazine on 60

Compact Digital Camera The biggest advances in the latest incarnation of Ricoh’s GR series, the 10-megapixel Digital IV, are in speed and usability. With regard to speed, the maximum ISO is now 3,200, and the auto modes include an Auto-Hi option...

By HardwareZone.com on 80

Have you ever wished you had a compact that could capture great snapshots and excel in street photography? The Digital IV provides ease of use and many customization options while still fitting into your pocket. In some ways the Digital IV can really...

By CNET Australia on 80

Designed for serious photographers, the Ricoh GR Digital IV will appeal, thanks to its fixed-focal-length lens and its fast maximum...

By CNET Asia on 78

The GRD IV is a niche product which may appeal to those who can appreciate its robust build quality, fast F1.9 aperture and fixed-focal length lens....

By Steves Digicams on

Major improvements have been made while updating the GR Digital III to the GR Digital IV. A new in-house developed external AF sensor is used in combination with the camera's internal contrast detection AF to focus twice as fast as the previous...

By What Digital Camera on 89

There's an awful lot to like about the GRD IV. Image quality is fantastic, the model's utilitarian design makes for an excellent shooting experience and the LCD screen is one of the best that we've seen on a compact camera. The model...

By PC Advisor on 70

The Ricoh GR DIGITAL IV is compact camera designed for enthusiasts and professionals who want a unit with a fast prime lens. It's capable of capturing vibrant colour and its definition is good for the most part, but it can struggle once the ISO...

By PhotographyBLOG on 90

The new GR Digital IV further refines Ricoh's most specialized camera, principally adding a much faster auto-focus system, built-in image stabilisation and an even better LCD screen to what was already a very likeable and responsive package. A large...

By Photo Review Australia on 80

The GR Digital IV arrives a little over two years since Ricoh released the GR Digital III, offering incremental improvements in features and performance. Most are internal, due to the introduction of an updated GR ENGINE IV processing chip. The body...

By Digital Photography Review on

Ricoh GR Digital IV Preview September 2011 | Amadou Diallo With the announcement of the GR Digital IV, Ricoh updates its premium compact camera model. A successor to the GR Digital III, the GRD IV retains key elements from its predecessor. A fixed...

International Review By Les Numériques on 80

Le Ricoh GR Digital IV reprend l'idée du bloc-notes photographique, qu'on garde sur soi en permanence pour ne pas s'encombrer de son reflex. Extrêmement agréable pour qui saura l'apprivoiser, il est en revanche totalement...

International Review By Kamera & Bild on 78

När Ricoh GR Digital III testades i Kamera & Bild skrev vi att Ricoh inte ändrat på ett vinnande koncept. När gr Digital iv dök upp på redaktionen insåg vi att de fortfarande inte ändrat på sitt inkörda...

International Review By Chip.de on 71

Ricoh erweitert seine Spezial-Modellreihe um die GR Digital IV. An der 28-Millimeter-Festbrennweite der Vorgängerin GR Digital III hat der Hersteller festgehalten. Mit dem optional erhältlichen Weitwinkelvorsatz (GW-2, etwa 150 Euro)...

International Review By Betabuzz on 81

Die Ricoh GR Digital IV macht keinen zeitgemäßen Eindruck. Das gradlinige Gerät überzeugt allerdings in Sachen Bildqualität und Einstellungsmöglichkeiten. Aber: Eine Canon PowerShot beispielsweise bietet eine deutlich...