Ryobi RP4200 Digital Camera Review


Ryobi RP4200 Digital Camera Review

The Ryobi RP4200 digital camera is one of the most popular cameras among photographers due to its high quality image capture capabilities. The camera’s low price tag makes it very affordable for many users. The camera was first introduced in 2009 and is now available in several models including the RP4100, RP4300, and the new model called the RP4400.

In addition to its impressive features, the Ryobi RP4200 offers a number of useful functions such as Wi-Fi connectivity, GPS location tracking, and video recording. For those who are looking for a compact digital camera with good image quality at a reasonable price, the Ryobi RP4200 is definitely worth considering.

Features & Specifications:

Model Name: Ryobi RP4200

Manufacturer: Ryobi Technology Co., Ltd. (Taiwan)

Model Number: RYB4200

Resolution: 8 Megapixels (MPixel)

Video Format Support: MP4/MOV/AVI/3GP/MKV/WMA Video File Formats Supported: MOV, MKV, WMA Audio File Formats Supported: AAC(.m4a), M4A(.mp3), MP2(.ogg).

Screen Size: 3.0 inches

Optical Zoom: 10x (digital)

Focal Length: f = 3.3 – 33.0mm

35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 28 – 280mm

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Aperture: f2.8 – f8.0

Modes: Program, Panorama, Scene, Movie Still Image Size: (Pixels) 4608×3456

Shooting Modes: Landscape, Portrait, Night Scene, Night Scene (Tripod), Kids & Pets, Indoor, Fisheye Effect Still Image Enhancement: Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia, B/W Preview Options: Image Displayed With 9 Thumbnail Options Focus Range: 3.9 Inches (Wide) – Infinity

Memory: 13MB Built-in, SD/SDHC Compatible, Sorting By: Device Name, Storage, File Type C M Y K Key(9) Tilt/Flip: 0 to 90° Clockwise, 4 Key Rotation Wireless Capability: Wi-Fi (802.11b/g)

Battery: 7.4v 1,900mAh Li-Ion

Included Software: ArcSoft PhotoBase/Creator

Additional Features: 2.4-inch TFT color LCD, GPS (Built-in), One touch Wi-Fi, USB Charging

Size: 8.2 x 4.5 x 3.1 Inches

Weight: 1 lb.

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Pros:

The camera is available at a very reasonable price and it has a number of impressive features.

It is very easy to use and users of all skill levels will have no problem mastering its basic functions.

The image quality is consistently good and the color reproduction capabilities are superb.

Cons:

The internal memory of the camera is very small which forces the user to either invest in a memory card or delete images frequently.

Most Useful Customer Reviews

David A. Melcher

Sterling, Illinois

Sterling, Illinois 1 December 2014 TRUST NO ONE

The quality of this camera is second to none. It’s perfect for taking high quality pictures and shooting high definition video footage. I love this product so much I’m going to marry it. Thanks for making such a fine product.

Kenneth J. Eiseman

Toledo, Ohio

Toledo, Ohio 3 October 2012 About as good a camera as can be expected for the money

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The camera takes pretty good pictures and video. It is easy to use along with the software that came with it. The only issue I have had is the battery life is not what I would like it to be, it seems to go dead fairly quickly.

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INSTRUCTION MANUAL:

Quick Start Guide:

Fully automatic shooting modes: Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene (low light), Kids & Pets (for fast moving subjects)

Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene (low light), Kids & Pets (for fast moving subjects) Program Mode: Change ISO, white balance, exposure compensation, metering mode

Change ISO, white balance, exposure compensation, metering mode Aperture priority: Changes the lens aperture (f-stop), but camera selects shutter speed

Changes the lens aperture (f-stop), but camera selects shutter speed Shutter priority: Changes the shutter speed, but camera selects aperture

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Changes the shutter speed, but camera selects aperture Manual Mode: Changes both aperture and shutter speeds

Changes both aperture and shutter speeds Panorama mode: take a series of pictures holding the camera in a horizontal direction and it will automatically stitch them together for one large image

take a series of pictures holding the camera in a horizontal direction and it will automatically stitch them together for one large image Movie mode: Records moving images with sound, can be played back on TV using optional cords

Records moving images with sound, can be played back on TV using optional cords Still Image Mode: Captures single images (no sound)

Captures single images (no sound) Scene Modes: Choose from Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Snow, Beach, Fireworks

Choose from Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Snow, Beach, Fireworks Two-Axis Electronic Digital Level: Keeps horizons level in your photos

Keeps horizons level in your photos Red-Eye Reduction Flash: Reduces or eliminates the red eye effect in your flash pictures

Reduces or eliminates the red eye effect in your flash pictures Face Detection: Used with portrait mode to detect faces and setting focus and exposure accordingly

Used with portrait mode to detect faces and setting focus and exposure accordingly 10-Second Self-Timer: Takes a picture with 10 seconds of countdown

Takes a picture with 10 seconds of countdown 2, 4, & 8 second Quick Timer: Have the shutter automatically set to take pictures with 2, 4, or 8 second delays

Have the shutter automatically set to take pictures with 2, 4, or 8 second delays Color Options: Choose between Standard (normal colors), Vivid (more bright and vivid colors), Black & White, and Sepia (brown tone)

Choose between Standard (normal colors), Vivid (more bright and vivid colors), Black & White, and Sepia (brown tone) Movie Quality: Record movies in Fine or Standard quality

Record movies in Fine or Standard quality USB Cable: Download images to your computer

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Download images to your computer Digital Camera Software: Install software on your computer to transfer and edit images

Install software on your computer to transfer and edit images Image Storage: Stores images on removable SD Memory Card (included)

Stores images on removable SD Memory Card (included) OS Compatibility: Works with Macintosh as well as Microsoft Operating Systems

Works with Macintosh as well as Microsoft Operating Systems Tripod Mount: Allows you to mount camera on a tripod

Allows you to mount camera on a tripod Powered by: 4 AA Batteries

4 AA Batteries Other Features: Camera only, no additional accessories included

Camera Only.

1-Year Warranty

You will receive a 1-year limited warranty. See details.

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