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Ricoh Theta S 360 Degrees Pocket Camera

Ricoh Theta S 360 Degrees Pocket Camera

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On IFA2015 event held in Berlin, Germany, Ricoh introduced their new breakthrough in visual digital equipment through their newest product, Ricoh Theta S. Theta S is a pocket camera that can take a picture and record a video in 360 degrees.

This camera supports full HD video with 30 frames per second to 25 minutes duration. Theta S has a built in sensor of 1/ 2.3-inches 12-megapixel with an aperture of f/2.0. With that lens specification, Theta S can take spherical picture with total 14-megapixel resolution.

Theta S has also maximized the Wi-Fi feature so it can transfer a data 4 times faster than another camera. This camera can be integrated with application in Android and iOS smartphone to adjust the settings and move pictures. Theta S can also do live streaming via HDMI and USB.

Theta user can upload pictures and videos into http://theta360.com. This website can ease the share feature to Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Google Maps, and YouTube.

The integration with Google Maps is its superior feature because the user can upload the 360 degrees image of a place which is really similar to the real place. Then, the image can be viewed using Google Streetview.