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 HX50V 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 HX50V has external dimensions of 108 x 64 x 38 mm (4.25 x 2.52 x 1.5″) and weighs 272 g (0.60 lb / 9.59 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony HX50V. Sony HX50V is 10mm narrower and 2mm shorter than Ricoh G900 but it is also 5mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony HX50V.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony HX50V.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Ricoh G900 is 25g lighter than the Sony HX50V but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900 and Sony HX50V'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.