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Ricoh FY2018/03 financial results

Today Ricoh released their FY2018/03 financial results – sales are slightly up, profits are down. Not much information is available for the camera segment (part of Smart Vision).

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Imaging Resource CP+ interview with Ricoh: “We would like to concentrate on the camera with prism”

Imaging Resource published their CP+ interview with Ricoh. Here is the quick recap: The Accelerator Unit improves noise levels across the board The K-1 II also brings some AF improvements Patent planned for Pentax’s handheld, multi-shot high-res capture The K-1 II upgrade was planned from the start We will see a new APS-C flagship, but […]

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New Pentax R01010 camera registered with the Indonesian communications agency POSTEL

The Indonesian radiocommunications authority POSTEL just registered a new camera under the code name Pentax R01010. The camera is classified as a “Digital Single Lens Reflex Camera” (click for larger view): Update – the Pentax R01010 code is for the Pentax K-1 Mark II DSLR camera. The camera is also registered by the Korean Communications Commission (relayed […]

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First leaked picture of the Pentax M-1

Ricoh will soon announce a new Pentax M-1 microwave equipped with Wi-Fi and LTE modules and a camera placed on the top panel. Thanks to this innovation, the Pentax M-1 microwave will be able to take photos of food in studio quality and then post them on social media. The price is expected to be around […]

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Pentax digest (videos)

→ 5 reasons to buy the Pentax KP camera – a mirrorless killer? → Pentax Q-S1 camera review. → Pentax K-1 II camera hand-held pixel shift processing.

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Nikkei: Ricoh to book $1.72 billion impairment loss as North American business slumps

Nikkei published a new article titled Japan’s Ricoh to book $1.72bn impairment loss as North American business slumps: “Japanese office equipment maker Ricoh Co Ltd on Friday said it would book an impairment loss of 180 billion yen ($1.72 billion), citing a slump in North American business as users shift from print to digital.” Earlier this […]

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CP+ 2018 Pentax interview

PentaxForums published their video interview with Ricoh Imaging talking about Pentax at the 2018 CP+ show in Japan:

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