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 S5300 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 S5300 has external dimensions of 97 x 58 x 21 mm (3.82 x 2.28 x 0.83″) and weighs 138 g (0.30 lb / 4.87 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S5300. Nikon S5300 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 21mm narrower, 8mm shorter and 12mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S5300.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S5300.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S5300 is significantly lighter (108g ) 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 S5300.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6 and Nikon S5300'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.