Connecting the RICOH THETA X via Bluetooth

With the RICOH THETA X, you can easily establish a wireless LAN connection with your smartphone by first turning on Bluetooth between the camera and your smartphone.


How to check and update the THETA firmware

It is recommended that you always use the latest version of the RICOH THETA firmware.
For instructions on how to check and update the firmware, please refer to the instruction manual at the link below.
*Make sure that your RICOH THETA is fully charged.


Registering your RICOH THETA camera

Note: If a dialog box appears during the registration or shooting steps below asking for permission to connect to a photo, network or location services, click OK. This is necessary for the RICOH360 Tours app to work properly.

  1. Log in to the RICOH360 Tours mobile app.
  2. Tap the settings option found on the bottom right of your your screenScreen_Shot_2022-02-11_at_4.32.55_PM.png
  4. Tap Register your THETA
  5. Tap Register your THETA
  6. Tap THETA X
  7. Press the power button on the camera to turn it on.
  8. On the THETA X, swipe the display panel from top to bottom, and tap button_musen.png and button_bluetooth.png .
  9. In the RICOH360 Tours app, tap Settings
  11. Tap REGISTER your THETA
  12. Tap REGISTER your THETA
  13. Tap THETA X
  14. On the connection screen, tap Join
  15. When you get the dialog box with "Connection completed". Tap OK

These operations complete the Wi-Fi connection.

For the procedure to connect a mobile device to a registered THETA, please refer to "Connecting a registered RICOH THETA to a mobile device" on the following page.


If the Wi-Fi connection does not succeed with the above procedure

Please refer to "When Making a Connection by Entering the SSID" in the following link (THETA User Manual) and perform the Wi-Fi connection operation.

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