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 Samsung MV800 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). Samsung MV800 has external dimensions of 92 x 56 x 10 mm (3.62 x 2.21 x 0.41″) and weighs 121 g (0.27 lb / 4.27 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Samsung MV800. Samsung MV800 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 26mm narrower, 10mm shorter and 23mm thinner than Ricoh G900.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh G900 and Samsung MV800.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Samsung MV800 is significantly lighter (126g ) than the Ricoh G900 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900 and Samsung MV800's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
On the other hand, Samsung MV800 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 MV800.