Compact body of Ricoh GR II makes it much easier to carry it with you all day. 251g
This camera is so light that you can comfortably carry it around all day. Large APS-C (23.7 x 15.7 mm) sensor
Large sensor in Ricoh GR II ensures a good low light image quality compared to smaller sensor, and it also provide shallow depth of field and a nice blurry background when needed. RAW shooting capability
RAW files contains much more color information compared to JPEGs, and gives you more room for post processing without significant quality loss. They provide wider dynamic range and option to recover shadow and highlight clipping to some degree.