RICOH THETA SC2 360° CameraRICOH THETA, experience the world in 360°
The new RICOH THETA SC2 is an easy-to-use model, perfect for the 360 enthusiast, allowing anyone to capture high-quality spherical images. It snaps photos at approximately 14 megapixels, and smooth, immersive 360°spherical video at 30 frames per second in 4K (3840 x 1920 pixels). Additionally, the RICOH THETA SC2 comes with a variety of shooting modes such as "Face" mode, which recognizes human faces and applies skin smoothing, and "Night View" mode for shooting low-noise footage after the sun goes down. These modes allow the photographer to configure the camera with minimal effort.
In addition to the status OLED display (Organic EL display) in the lower section of the body, that allows at-a-glance checking of a range of information such as setting modes and battery power remaining, the RICOH THETA SC2 also features a new button that lets the user switch to self-timer mode, making the camera much easier to operate in a standalone manner. Staying true to the product concept of a compact, lightweight body, the RICOH THETA SC2 can be used as a live blogging camera that people can carry with them to record the events of their day. The lineup features four different Fresh Colors, allowing users to choose a color variation to suit the scenario in which they will use it or their preferences. This is the perfect camera for people who enjoy sharing pictures and videos on social media, or for those who wish to start using a 360° camera.
360° for everyone.
Standard model that enables you to easily enjoy high performance.
A choice of 4 elegant colors.
Striving for ease-of-use with amazing high performance.
||Records natural 360° still images and videos with high resolution and highly precise stitch image processing.
||Adapt to shooting scenarios and take beautiful images with ease. Features face, nigh view, and lens-by-lens exposure modes. Shooting at night must be done with a tripod attached.|
||Produces incredibly realistic spherical video by shooting in 4K (3840 x 1920, 29.97fps)
||High-speed wireless transfer. Rapid wireless transfer of images and videos.
||Never miss a shot with the quick lens response that enables shooting in around 1.5 seconds after turning the power on.
Enable everyone to easily enjoy 360°.
||A design that fits itself to the hand. Choose from four fresh colours.
||Thin and lightweight body that optimizes internal components using a proprietary folded optics system.|
||Features a display panel that allows checking of battery power remaining and shooting mode, etc.
Create your own images using editing functions.
||Records 4K video and 360° spatial audio for a more realistic VR world.
||Use the dedicated editing apps “THETA+” to easily put the finishing touches to eye-catching work.|
Use the dedicated apps to easily share your work from anywhere with people all over the world.
||Upload your work to theta360.com, a website dedicated to sharing 360-degreee images. Anybody can easily publish 360-degree images troughout the world.
||A convenient dedicated app is available for both the PC and smartphone. Enjoy the world of RICOH THETA even more.|
||360-degree photos can be uploaded as is to Facebook and LINE. Easy to share the 360-degree world with friends.
||Post images and videos to Instagram and Twitter after processing them in THETA+.
||Link to various Cloud services and solutions that utilize 360-degree images, such as the virtual tour service.
RICOH THETA SC2
RI-910800 (White), RI-910801 (Pink), RI-910803 (Blue), RI-910802 (Beige)
45.2 mm (W) x 130.6 mm (H) x 22.9 mm (17.9 mm *6) (D)
Approx. 104 g
Still image resolution
Video resolution/frame rate/bit rate
Live streaming resolution/frame rate (USB)
Internal memory/Number of photos that can be recorded, time *2
Still image: Approx. 3,000 photos
Video (time per recording): Max. 3 minutes *3
Video (total recording time):(4K) Approx. 32 minutes,(2K)approx. 115 minutes
Tripod/stand (includes tripod mount hole),Waterproof case (TW-1)
Soft case and USB cable
Approx. 10cm - ∞ (from front of lens)
Still image: Auto, shutter priority, ISO priority, manual*2
Exposure control mode
Program AE, Shutter speed priority AE, ISO sensitivity AE, Manual exposure
Still image: Manual compensation (-2.0 - +2.0EV, 1/3EV step) *2
ISO sensitivity (standard output sensitivity)
Still image: (Automatic) ISO64 - 1600 The Upper Limit settinngs,
(ISO priority mode) ISO64 - 3200 *1
(Manual mode)ISO64 - 3200 *2
Video: (Automatic) ISO64 - 6400 The Upper Limit settinngs,
White balance mode
Still images/video: Auto, Outdoor, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent light 1, Incandescent light 2, Daylight color fluorescent light, Natural white fluorescent light, White fluorescent light, Light bulb color fluorescent light, Underwater, Color temperature (2500K to 10000K) *2
Still image: (Automatic) 1/25000 - 1/8 seconds,
(Shutter priority mode) 1/25000 - 1/8 seconds *2
(Manual mode) 1/25000 - 60 seconds *1
Video: 1/25000 - 1/30 seconds
Still images: Noise reduction, DR compensation, HDR rendering, interval shooting, multi-bracket shooting, self-timer (2 seconds, 5 seconds, 10 seconds), My Settings, Videos: Self-timer (2.5 seconds, 10 seconds), My Settings, Preset: Face, Night View, Lens-by-Lens Exposure
Lithium ion battery (built in) *4
Still image: Approx. 260 photos *5
Video: Approx. 70 minutes *5
Still image: JPEG (Exif Ver2.3)
Video: MP4 (Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264), Audio: AAC-LC (mono)
Micro-USB: USB 2.0, microphone terminal
7 elements in 6 groups
1/2.3 CMOS (x2)
Approx. 12 megapixels (x2)
Approx. 14 megapixels
Wireless compliance standard
IEEE802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz only)
Wireless supported channels
2400MHz ～ 2483.5MHz
Wireless communication protocol (WLAN)
HTTP (Open Spherical Camera API compatible)
Wireless communication protocol (Bluetooth)
GATT (Generic Attribute Profile)
Usage temperature range
0°C - 40°C
Usage humidity range
90% or less
Storage temperature range
-20°C - 60°C
*1 The number of photos and time are guides only. The actual number differs according to the photography conditions.
*2 A smartphone is required to change modes or configure manual settings.
*3 Automatic shut down if the internal temperature increases.
*4 Charge the battery by connecting it to a PC using the supplied USB cable.
*5 The number of photos that can be taken is a guide based on RICOH's measurement method . The actual number differs according to usage conditions.
*6 Excluding lens section.
■Specifications and the design may change without prior notice.
■Specifications are current as of December 2019.