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 WX500 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 1.3â€³) and weighs 247 g (0.54 lb / 8.71 oz) (including batteries). Sony WX500 has external dimensions of 102 x 58 x 36 mm (4.02 x 2.28 x 1.42″) and weighs 236 g (0.52 lb / 8.32 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony WX500. Sony WX500 is 16mm narrower and 8mm shorter than Ricoh G900 but it is also 3mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh G900 and Sony WX500.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Sony WX500 is 11g lighter than the Ricoh G900 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh G900 and Sony WX500's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
On the other hand, Sony WX500 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 WX500.