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 Panasonic ZS40 and Ricoh WG-6 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic ZS40 has external dimensions of 111 x 64 x 34 mm (4.37 x 2.52 x 1.34″) and weighs 240 g (0.53 lb / 8.47 oz) (including batteries). Ricoh WG-6 has external dimensions of 118 x 66 x 33 mm (4.65 x 2.6 x 1.3″) and weighs 246 g (0.54 lb / 8.68 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic ZS40 and Ricoh WG-6. Panasonic ZS40 is 7mm narrower and 2mm shorter than Ricoh WG-6 but it is also 1mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic ZS40 and Ricoh WG-6.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic ZS40 and Ricoh WG-6.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic ZS40 is 6g lighter than the Ricoh WG-6 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic ZS40 and Ricoh WG-6'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.