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 Olympus SH-50 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). Olympus SH-50 has external dimensions of 112 x 63 x 42 mm (4.41 x 2.48 x 1.65″) and weighs 269 g (0.59 lb / 9.49 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Olympus SH-50. Olympus SH-50 is 6mm narrower and 3mm shorter than Ricoh WG-6 but it is also 9mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Olympus SH-50.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Olympus SH-50.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Ricoh WG-6 is 23g lighter than the Olympus SH-50 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6 and Olympus SH-50'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.