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-5 GPS and Canon D30 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. 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). Canon D30 has external dimensions of 109 x 68 x 28 mm (4.29 x 2.68 x 1.1″) and weighs 218 g (0.48 lb / 7.69 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-5 GPS and Canon D30. Canon D30 is 16mm narrower and 4mm thinner than Ricoh WG-5 GPS but it is also 3mm taller.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-5 GPS and Canon D30.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-5 GPS and Canon D30.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon D30 is 18g 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-5 GPS and Canon D30'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.