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 ELPH 340 HS 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 ELPH 340 HS has external dimensions of 100 x 58 x 22 mm (3.93 x 2.27 x 0.88″) and weighs 147 g (0.32 lb / 5.19 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon ELPH 340 HS. Canon ELPH 340 HS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 18mm narrower, 8mm shorter and 11mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon ELPH 340 HS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon ELPH 340 HS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon ELPH 340 HS is significantly lighter (99g ) than the Ricoh WG-6 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6 and Canon ELPH 340 HS'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.