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 P300 and Ricoh CX6 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon P300 has external dimensions of 103 x 58 x 32 mm (4.06 x 2.28 x 1.26″) and weighs 189 g (0.42 lb / 6.67 oz) (including batteries). Ricoh CX6 has external dimensions of 104 x 59 x 29 mm (4.09 x 2.32 x 1.14″) and weighs 201 g (0.44 lb / 7.09 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon P300 and Ricoh CX6. Nikon P300 is 1mm narrower and 1mm shorter than Ricoh CX6 but it is also 3mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon P300 and Ricoh CX6.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon P300 and Ricoh CX6.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon P300 is 12g lighter than the Ricoh CX6 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Nikon Coolpix P300 nor Ricoh CX6 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 P300 and Ricoh CX6'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.