LCD and Viewfinder
Ricoh GXR Mount A12 has a Fixed Type 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 920k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
GXR Mount A12 doesn't have a built-in viewfinder but an optional external viewfinder is available. Lack of a viewfinder can be problematic especially under strong light where visibility of LCD screens goes down dramatically. If you need a Mirrorless camera with a built-in viewfinder in a similar price range, consider Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 (Compare) or Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Ricoh GXR Mount A12 can shoot continuously at max speed of 3 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/9000 sec.
GXR Mount A12 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Ricoh GXR Mount A12 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
With Ricoh GXR Mount A12, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1280 x 720 at 24 fps and save in and Motion JPEG formats. 1280 x 720 is a low video resolution by todays standards. If video quality is important for you, we recommend you to look at cameras with Full HD, even better 4K / Ultra-HD resolution .
GXR Mount A12 has a built-in Mono microphone but no speaker.
Ricoh GXR Mount A12 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Mirrorless camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Canon EOS M6 or Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect GXR Mount A12 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Battery Ricoh GXR Mount A12 is powered by battery which provides a shooting life of 330 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Mirrorless type cameras is 354 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras
Samsung NX mini with its 650shots is the model with longest battery life among Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras. Check the comparison of Ricoh GXR Mount A12 vs Samsung NX mini or take a look at Longest Battery Life Mirrorless cameras list.
Ricoh GXR Mount A12 Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Ricoh GXR Mount A12 is $349.00