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 W800 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 W800 has external dimensions of 97 x 55 x 21 mm (1.97 x 0.87 x 2.13″) and weighs 125 g (0.28 lb / 4.41 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony W800. Sony W800 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 21mm narrower, 11mm shorter and 12mm thinner than Ricoh G900.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony W800.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony W800.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Sony W800 is significantly lighter (122g ) than the Ricoh G900 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Sony W800's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.