SC2, Z1, V live preview (motionJPEG) differences

This is the 5th article in the getLivePreview series.

Previous articles:

  1. livePreview, MotionJPEG on RICOH THETA - Acquiring the Data Stream
  2. Extracting Frames from MotionJPEG - Part 2 of RICOH THETA getLivePreview Tutorial
  3. How to Change livePreview Resolution - 1920, 1024, or 640
  4. RICOH THETA SC2 livePreview MotionJPEG Single Frame Extraction

Similarities between SC2, V, Z1

  • The data format for the SC2, V, and Z1 are the same.
  • The same algorithm can be use for all camera models.
  • API commands are the same
    However, there are many differences in using the cameras with motionJPEG.

Differences between SC2, V, Z1

SC2 Frame Freezing Problem and Workarounds

SC2 and Z1 hardware differences