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 Nikon AW100 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). Nikon AW100 has external dimensions of 110 x 65 x 23 mm (4.33 x 2.56 x 0.91″) and weighs 178 g (0.39 lb / 6.28 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Nikon AW100. Nikon AW100 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 8mm narrower, 1mm shorter and 10mm thinner than Ricoh G900.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh G900 and Nikon AW100.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon AW100 is significantly lighter (69g ) than the Ricoh G900 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900 and Nikon AW100'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.