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-6 and Canon IXUS 165 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Ricoh WG-6 has external dimensions of 118 x 66 x 33 mm (4.65 x 2.6 x 1.3″) and weighs 246 g (0.54 lb / 8.68 oz) (including batteries). Canon IXUS 165 has external dimensions of 95 x 54 x 22 mm (3.74 x 2.13 x 0.87″) and weighs 128 g (0.28 lb / 4.52 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon IXUS 165. Canon IXUS 165 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 23mm narrower, 12mm shorter and 11mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon IXUS 165.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon IXUS 165.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon IXUS 165 is significantly lighter (118g ) than the Ricoh WG-6 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6's 3.00" LCD screen is slightly larger than Canon IXUS 165's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.