Connecting to the Ricoh Theta Z1

By registering your camera information with the Cupix Capture App, you can connect the camera to the app immediately for future captures.

Connect to the Capture App

To connect the Ricoh Theta Z1 to the Cupix Capture App:

  1. Turn on the camera.

    • Hold down the power button until the camera turns on.
    • The power lamp will turn blue and the display panel will light up when On.
      Note: Make sure the camera battery is charged.
      Battery status and charge percentage are displayed in the upper right of the display panel.
  2. Turn on the camera WiFi.

    • Press the WiFi button below the power button.
    • You will see the WiFi symbol appear on the upper left side of the display panel.
  3. Find the default camera WiFi SSID and password.

    On the bottom of the camera, the serial number is printed on the right side - this is used as the SSID and password.


    • The password is the numbers indicated by (A).
      In this example, the password is "00001017".
    • The SSID is "Theta + serial number indicated by (B) + .OSC".
      In this example, the SSID is "THETAYN00001017.OSC".
  4. Connect the camera to your iPhone or iPad.

    1. On your iPhone or iPad, access Settings > Wi-Fi.
    2. Select the Ricoh Theta Z1 WiFi SSID and enter the password.
      The WiFi symbol on the camera display panel will continue to be lit as long as the camera is connected to your iPhone or iPad.
  5. Add the camera to the Cupix Capture App.

    • Open the Cupix Capture App and navigate to Settings > 360° Camera > Add to register and connect to the camera.
Note: Make sure that you have the latest firmware installed on your 360° camera before making any captures.
There are two ways to update the Ricoh Theta Z1 firmware: