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 Panasonic FZ80 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). Panasonic FZ80 has external dimensions of 130 x 94 x 119 mm (5.12 x 3.7 x 4.69″) and weighs 616 g (1.36 lb / 21.73 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Panasonic FZ80. Ricoh WG-6 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 12mm narrower, 28mm shorter and 86mm thinner than Panasonic FZ80.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Panasonic FZ80.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Panasonic FZ80.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Ricoh WG-6 is significantly lighter (370g ) than the Panasonic FZ80 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 FZ80.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6 and Panasonic FZ80'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.