YouTube supports RICOH THETA 360-degree videos!

RICOH THETA is now compatible with YouTube’s new 360-degree video format

RICOH COMPANY, LTD and RICOH IMAGING COMPANY, LTD are pleased to announce that the official app for the RICOH THETA spherical image camera has been upgraded to be compatible with Google’s 360-degree video format.

Users can use the newly released app, RICOH THETA for Windows®/Mac ver. 1.10.0, to share videos with the new 360-degree video feature offered by YouTube.

About the New Apps

App Name RICOH THETA for Windows®/Mac version 1.10.1
Release date March 16, 2015
Download link
Compatible models Windows OS:Windows 7 SP1 and later、Windows 8、Windows 8.1
Macintosh OS:Mac OS X 10.7~10.10
Price Free


Details of Upgrades

Spherical video files converted using RICOH THETA for Windows/Mac are compatible with the 360 degree video feature on YouTube. MP4 files converted using RICOH THETA for Windows/Mac (“version 1.10.0” or later) can be uploaded to YouTube, and viewed and scrolled within YouTube’s PC and Android apps.

YouTube, Google and Android are trademarks or registered trademarks of Google Inc. Windows is registered trademark of Microsoft Corp. in the United States and/or other countries. Mac, Macintosh and OS X are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.


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