Size and weight is a big decision factor when you are trying to find the ideal camera for your needs.
In this section, We are going to illustrate Nikon L120 and Ricoh GR Digital IV side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon L120 has external dimensions of 110 x 77 x 78 mm (4.33 x 3.03 x 3.07″) and weighs 431 g (0.95 lb / 15.20 oz) (including batteries). Ricoh GR Digital IV has external dimensions of 109 x 59 x 33 mm (4.29 x 2.32 x 1.3″) and weighs 190 g (0.42 lb / 6.70 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon L120 and Ricoh GR Digital IV. Ricoh GR Digital IV is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 1mm narrower, 18mm shorter and 45mm thinner than Nikon L120.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon L120 and Ricoh GR Digital IV.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon L120 and Ricoh GR Digital IV.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Ricoh GR Digital IV is significantly lighter (241g ) than the Nikon L120 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Nikon Coolpix L120 nor Ricoh GR Digital IV provides any type of weather sealing in their body, so you have to give extra care especially when you are shooting outdoors. If weather sealing is a must-have feature for you, check these sections: Top Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon L120 and Ricoh GR Digital IV's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.