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-50 and Ricoh WG-4 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Ricoh WG-50 has external dimensions of 123 x 62 x 30 mm (4.84 x 2.44 x 1.18″) and weighs 193 g (0.43 lb / 6.81 oz) (including batteries). Ricoh WG-4 has external dimensions of 124 x 64 x 33 mm (4.88 x 2.52 x 1.3″) and weighs 230 g (0.51 lb / 8.11 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-50 and Ricoh WG-4. Ricoh WG-50 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 1mm narrower, 2mm shorter and 3mm thinner than Ricoh WG-4.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-50 and Ricoh WG-4.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-50 and Ricoh WG-4.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Ricoh WG-50 is significantly lighter (37g ) than the Ricoh WG-4 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-4's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Ricoh WG-50's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.