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 Nikon S100 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). Nikon S100 has external dimensions of 99 x 65 x 18 mm (3.9 x 2.56 x 0.71″) and weighs 175 g (0.39 lb / 6.17 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S100. Nikon S100 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 19mm narrower, 1mm shorter and 15mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S100.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S100.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S100 is significantly lighter (71g ) 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 S100.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon S100's 3.50" LCD screen is slightly larger than Ricoh WG-6's 3 screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.