The Ricoh PX Digital Camera (Black) is a solid point-and-shoot with a high 16Mp resolution and numerous features and functions. Compact and easy to carry around, the PX captures detailed, high-quality images with help from its 1/2.3" CCD sensor. A 2.7" LCD provides a both a composition and review platform, while the built-in 5-25mm lens with 5x optical zoom helps you get up close to your subjects.
In addition to capturing still images, the PX also captures 1280 x 720 HD video. But no matter which format you choose to shoot in, you can store your files to SD/SDHC memory cards, including Eye-fi media. Another highlight of the PX is its dirt-proof and water-proof design. The camera has a class 8 JIS/IEC water resistance rating, that allows for use underwater at a depth of 9.8' for up to 60 minutes. The PX also boasts a class 6 JIS/IEC dust resistance rating, which means even at the beach you don't have to be afraid to shoot.
Among the numerous user-friendly features the PX boasts what Ricoh calls their premium shot mode. By selecting one out of the several of options, you can relax and enjoy the moment while the camera does all the work. Examples of the various modes include the cooking mode, which adjusts for brightness and hue, the auction mode, which allows you to collage multiple photos in one image for online auction sites, and the sports mode for capturing photos of moving subjects. Additional features include subject-tracking AF, face-priority, and a calendar playback option.