Epson R-D1x summary
Epson R-D1x is Epson's Advanced Mirrorless digital camera initially revealed on February of 2009. It has a 6 MegaPixel, CCD APS-C size sensor with a full resolution of 3008 x 2000.
The R-D1x is ranked #53 out of 54 in Advanced Mirrorless cameras & over all #888 out of 1422 for digital cameras in our database. Please test our Advanced camera finder to get camera results based on your customized factors.
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Epson R-D1x history
The Epson R-D1x has a history of related digital cameras. Below, you can check out all past and newer models along with key specs.
Epson R-D1x Gallery
You can view the R-D1x from various angles in the gallery below.
Epson R-D1x Pros and Cons
Here is a selection of positives and negatives of the Epson R-D1x based on features which are typically regarded as crucial in a digital camera.
Epson R-D1x Sensor features
The sensor dimension on the Epson R-D1x is 23.7mm x 15.6mm (APS-C). The 370 mm² sensor has the ability to capture 3008 x 2000 pixels with aspect ratios of 3:2.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
The CCD sensor has 6MP and has a standard ISO range of 200 to 1600. RAW files are saved which means that the user has more room to maneuver in post.
The graphic underneath illustrates the R-D1x's sensor size compared to other popular sizes. The R-D1x sensor has a crop factor of 1.5 and is displayed in green.Unsplash partners with Institutions to bring historical archive photos
To get a sense of various aspect ratios, you can refer to the graphic below.
Epson R-D1x dimensions
Epson R-D1x weighs 1.37 lbs (620 gr / 21.87 ounces) & the overall size of the camera is 142mm x 89mm x 40mm (5.6" x 3.5" x 1.6"). The weight of average Advanced Mirrorless camera is 437 gr and the Epson R-D1x is more heavy than various competitors.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
Down below is a picture of the Epson R-D1x with a soda to help you get a sense of its size.
The top view underneath will show the button arrangement on the R-D1x.
Epson R-D1x Lens features
The R-D1x fits the Leica M mount and has 58 lenses available on the market. Here is a few of the lenses we have in our collection that will fit the R-D1x.
Epson R-D1x Connectivity
The R-D1x has the following connectivity:
Digital cameras that incorporate NFC and / or Bluetooth support can easily be used wirelessly with smartphones. You can easily transfer images and in some cases adjust settings with no need to connect directly with the camera.
Several apps also provide a Liveview and release the shutter if you are not near the camera. If the camera includes a HDMI port, it could be attached to an external monitor. A good number of cameras enable you to recharge the battery pack using the USB port.
Epson R-D1x Video features
Epson R-D1x does not capture video. If you are shopping for a digital camera to shoot just pictures, it might not be a concern.
Epson R-D1x Weather Sealing
There is no environment sealing in the Epson R-D1x so you have to be careful in wet and dusty situations.
Epson R-D1x Screen and Viewfinder
The Epson R-D1x has a 2.5 inch fixed display with a resolution of 235 thousand dots.
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The View Finder specs for Epson R-D1x are as follows:
- ViewFinder Optical (rangefinder)
Viewfinders can be pretty beneficial during sunny outdoor situations which can easily make the camera screen washed out and difficult to see.
Epson R-D1x Shutter features
The highest shutter speed is 1/2000 seconds.
Epson R-D1x Flash and Hot shoe features
Epson R-D1x features external flash support but with missing built in flash.
Epson R-D1x Autofocus features
Epson R-D1x lacks Auto focus. Phase Detection focusing is a lot snappier & exact than Contrast Detect focusing.
Epson R-D1x can use manual focus if needed during low light conditions or you require more accurate control on focus.
Epson R-D1x Battery life
The average Advanced Mirrorless camera battery life is 366. Sony A6600 features the best (810) battery life within this type of cameras.
Below is a collection of Advanced Mirrorless cameras that have the best battery life:
Epson R-D1x for different categories of photography
The following chart gives a outline of the Epson R-D1x for different categories of photography. To see more, have a look at the specific section underneath.
Epson R-D1x as a Portrait photography camera
The Epson R-D1x has a rating of 48 which is moderate, meaning that it is fairly suitable to use for portrait photography. Photographing portraits leans heavily to sensor resolution, support for RAW photos & option to utilize off-camera flash.
Street photography with Epson R-D1x
Getting a decent rating of 56, the Epson R-D1x is somewhat appropriate to buy for street photography. A good street photography camera gives a good balance of picture quality plus portability.
Epson R-D1x Sports photography factors
A dreadful sports photography score of 32 indicates the Epson R-D1x is simply not very good for taking pictures of sports. A camera should have excellent focusing plus fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
Epson R-D1x as a Travel photography camera
Weight is very crucial in choosing a camera for travel. On the whole, the Epson R-D1x gets a dreadful 39 for a travel camera which makes it simply not very good to take on your travels.
Epson R-D1x Landscape photography details
If you're planning to choose a digital camera for landscape photography, the most significant factor will be image quality. The Epson R-D1x and it's decent score of 46 as a landscape camera is somewhat acceptable within the current marketplace.
Vlogging with Epson R-D1x
A vlogging camera ought to offer a articulating display screen, microphone input and preferably IBIS. Considering all things, the Epson R-D1x is simply not very good as a vlog camera as it gets a dreadful score of 9.
Epson R-D1x Alternatives
If you need replacements to the R-D1x, below is a range of the top scored cameras which fall in to the class of Advanced Mirrorless.
The graph listed below offers you a bird's eye view of the R-D1x vs it's top ranked rivals shown earlier.
These are some more cameras you might have a look at as alternative options. To review a complete comparison, simply click on the "compare" link.