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 SX730 HS 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 SX730 HS has external dimensions of 110 x 64 x 40 mm (4.33 x 2.52 x 1.57″) and weighs 300 g (0.66 lb / 10.58 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Canon SX730 HS. Canon SX730 HS is 8mm narrower and 2mm shorter than Ricoh G900 but it is also 7mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Canon SX730 HS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh G900 and Canon SX730 HS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Ricoh G900 is significantly lighter (53g ) than the Canon SX730 HS which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900 and Canon SX730 HS's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
On the other hand, Canon SX730 HS features a Tilting screen
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels whereas the Ricoh G900 has a fixed type screen which provides less flexibility in shooting positions compared to SX730 HS.