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 A3300 IS 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 A3300 IS has external dimensions of 95 x 57 x 24 mm (3.74 x 2.24 x 0.94″) and weighs 149 g (0.33 lb / 5.26 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon A3300 IS. Canon A3300 IS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 23mm narrower, 9mm shorter and 9mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon A3300 IS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon A3300 IS is significantly lighter (97g ) than the Ricoh WG-6 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of WG-6, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to A3300 IS.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6 and Canon A3300 IS's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.