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 G900 and Canon A1400 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Ricoh G900 has external dimensions of 118 x 66 x 33 mm (4.65 x 2.6 x 1.3″) and weighs 247 g (0.54 lb / 8.71 oz) (including batteries). Canon A1400 has external dimensions of 95 x 62 x 30 mm (3.74 x 2.44 x 1.18″) and weighs 174 g (0.38 lb / 6.14 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Canon A1400. Canon A1400 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 23mm narrower, 4mm shorter and 3mm thinner than Ricoh G900.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Canon A1400.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh G900 and Canon A1400.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon A1400 is significantly lighter (73g ) than the Ricoh G900 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900's 3.00" LCD screen is slightly larger than Canon A1400's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.