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 Sony HX200V 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). Sony HX200V has external dimensions of 122 x 87 x 93 mm (4.8 x 3.43 x 3.66″) and weighs 583 g (1.29 lb / 20.56 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony HX200V. Ricoh G900 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 4mm narrower, 21mm shorter and 60mm thinner than Sony HX200V.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony HX200V.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony HX200V.
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 (336g ) than the Sony HX200V which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of G900, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to HX200V.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900 and Sony HX200V's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
On the other hand, Sony HX200V 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 HX200V.