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 VR-340 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 VR-340 has external dimensions of 96 x 57 x 19 mm (3.78 x 2.24 x 0.75″) and weighs 125 g (0.28 lb / 4.41 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Olympus VR-340. Olympus VR-340 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 22mm narrower, 9mm shorter and 14mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Olympus VR-340.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Olympus VR-340 is significantly lighter (121g ) 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 Olympus VR-340'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.