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 Samsung PL170 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). Samsung PL170 has external dimensions of 95 x 57 x 19 mm (3.74 x 2.24 x 0.75″) and weighs (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Samsung PL170. Samsung PL170 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 23mm narrower, 9mm shorter and 14mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Here is the back view size comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Samsung PL170.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Samsung PL170.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Samsung PL170 is 246g lighter than the Ricoh WG-6 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6 and Samsung PL170'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.