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 LZ30 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 LZ30 has external dimensions of 124 x 84 x 92 mm (4.88 x 3.31 x 3.62″) and weighs 552 g (1.22 lb / 19.47 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Panasonic LZ30. Ricoh WG-6 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 6mm narrower, 18mm shorter and 59mm thinner than Panasonic LZ30.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Panasonic LZ30.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Panasonic LZ30.
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 (306g ) than the Panasonic LZ30 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6 and Panasonic LZ30'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.