Ricoh CX1 Review

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Playback Screens & Menus

Ricoh CX1

When you select Playback mode the last picture taken is displayed. You can move backward or forward through the images one a t a time using the LEFT and RIGHT buttons. By using the UP and DOWN buttons you can move back and forth by 10 images at a time. The amount of overlay information displayed is controlled by pressing the DISP. button.



Ricoh CX1

You can quickly search through stored images using the Index playback function which is actuated by pressing the Wide zoom control. This will give you a screen that shows 20 thumbnail sized images that easily allow you to navigate through your photos. Press it again, and 81 tiny thumbnails will be displayed.


Ricoh CX1

The image can be magnified up to 16x in several small increments by pressing the telephoto zoom button. Once the image is enlarged at any step, you can move around inside of it using the 4-way selector.



Ricoh CX1

Play Menu:

    Flag Function Setting - Set the flag setting for an image
    Flag Function Display - Display only flagged images
    Resize - Resize the current image on the camera
    Trim - Trim or crop your images inside the camera
    Level Compensation - Auto or Manual
    White Balance Compensation - Self adjust the white balance of your images
    Skew Correction - Adjusts images and makes them square
    Protect - Allows you to protect images so they can not be deleted
    Slide Show - Starts a slide show of all images on the memory card
    Copy to Card - Copy images from the internal memory to the memory card
    DPOF - Sets print settings for the images
    Recover File - Recover lost images from the memory card




Ricoh CX1

Full resolution images can be resized down smaller when needed.



Ricoh CX1

Level compensation allows you to correct images right in the camera.



Ricoh CX1

The CX1 also features a very intricate white balance adjustment.



Ricoh CX1

Movie clips can be played in the camera with audio thanks to the built-in speaker. Here is the full info screen shown before playing a movie clip. To play the movie you have to press the OK button on the back of the camera.



Ricoh CX1

Camera Settings Menu:

    Format [Card] - Format the memory card
    Format [Internal Memory] - Format the internal memory
    LCD Brightness - Adjust the brightness of the LCD screen
    Reg. My Settings - Save up to 3 sets of camera settings
    Step Zoom - On or Off
    Set Fn Button - Choose from a list of adjustments that the button can access
    Adjust Btn. Set.1 - Choose from a list of adjustments that the lever can access
    Adjust Btn. Set.2 - Choose from a list of adjustments that the lever can access
    Adjust Btn. Set.3 - Choose from a list of adjustments that the lever can access
    Adjust Btn. Set.4 - Choose from a list of adjustments that the lever can access
    ISO Auto-High Settings - Set the highest O that the camera can select when set to O Auto
    AF Auxiliary Light - On or Off
    Operation Sounds - All, Level Sound, Shutter
    Volume Settings - Set the camera sounds volume
    LCD Confirmation Time - Off, .5 sec.,1 sec., 2 sec., 3 sec., Hold
    Auto Power Off - Off, 1 min., 5min., 30min.
    LCD Auto Dim - On or Off
    Digital Zoom Img - Normal, Auto Resize
    Level Setting - Off, Display, Disp + Sound, Sound
    Shooting Info. Display Frame - On or Off
    Min. Distance - Show, Hide
    Auto Rotate - On or Off
    Card Sequence No. - On or Off
    Date Settings - Set time and date
    Language - Choose from one of the many languages
    Video Out Mode - NTSC or PAL


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