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 Ricoh CX6 and Olympus TG-5 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. 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). Olympus TG-5 has external dimensions of 113 x 66 x 32 mm (4.45 x 2.6 x 1.26″) and weighs 250 g (0.55 lb / 8.82 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh CX6 and Olympus TG-5. Ricoh CX6 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 9mm narrower, 7mm shorter and 3mm thinner than Olympus TG-5.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh CX6 and Olympus TG-5.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh CX6 and Olympus TG-5.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Ricoh CX6 is significantly lighter (49g ) than the Olympus TG-5 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh CX6 and Olympus TG-5's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.