Size and weight are big decision factors when you are trying to find the ideal camera for your needs.
In this section, we are going to illustrate the Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S4300 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 S4300 has external dimensions of 96 x 59 x 21 mm (3.78 x 2.32 x 0.83″) and weighs 139 g (0.31 lb / 4.90 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front-view size comparison of the Ricoh WG-6 and the Nikon S4300. Nikon S4300 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 22mm narrower, 7mm shorter and 12mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Here is the back view size comparison of the Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S4300.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S4300.
Weight is another important factor, especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S4300 is significantly lighter (107g ) than the Ricoh WG-6 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather-sealed body of the WG-6, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to the S4300.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S4300's LCD screens have the same diagonal size of 3.00 inches.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.