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 S9700 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 S9700 has external dimensions of 110 x 64 x 35 mm (4.33 x 2.52 x 1.38″) and weighs 232 g (0.51 lb / 8.18 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Nikon S9700. Nikon S9700 is 8mm narrower and 2mm shorter than Ricoh G900 but it is also 2mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Nikon S9700.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh G900 and Nikon S9700.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S9700 is 15g lighter than the Ricoh G900 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900 and Nikon S9700'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.