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 WG-4 GPS and Ricoh WG-5 GPS side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Ricoh WG-4 GPS has external dimensions of 124 x 64 x 33 mm (4.88 x 2.52 x 1.3″) and weighs 235 g (0.52 lb / 8.29 oz) (including batteries). Ricoh WG-5 GPS has external dimensions of 125 x 65 x 32 mm (4.92 x 2.56 x 1.26″) and weighs 236 g (0.52 lb / 8.32 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-4 GPS and Ricoh WG-5 GPS. Ricoh WG-4 GPS is 1mm narrower and 1mm shorter than Ricoh WG-5 GPS but it is also 1mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-4 GPS and Ricoh WG-5 GPS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-4 GPS and Ricoh WG-5 GPS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Ricoh WG-4 GPS is 1g lighter than the Ricoh WG-5 GPS but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-4 GPS and Ricoh WG-5 GPS'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.