Several Ricoh GR owners who reviewed the product considered that it was compact. Brian Hamilton mentioned “A compact camera with a wide angle prime lens with very wide maximum aperture, that's a joke right? Only it wasn't”. Brian Hamilton also said “This is stunning in a compact”. Brian Hamilton also mentioned “Had refined their compact through five generations”.
Four Ricoh GR owners who reviewed the Ricoh GR considered that it was thin. Photoreview.com.au said seven years ago “Acclaimed for their slim, well-designed bodies” in their review and gave the product a score of 4 stars. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk mentioned “The GRs slim design makes it truly pocketable, bu” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Amateurphotographer.co.uk also wrote “It had a slim”.
A few people said that it was lightweight. Photoanswers.co.uk mentioned in their review of the Ricoh GR on expert website Photo Answers.co.uk “The Ricoh GR Digital II is small, lightweight” and scored it 4 stars. Gizmodo.com mentioned “The GR packs mid-size DSLR imaging in a pocketable and lightweight form factor that isnt anything” in their review. Gizmodo.com also mentioned “SExpandIts affordable, its lightweight, its durable”.
Several customers reckoned that the product was a good size. Two years ago Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Really nice size, grip feeling, speed” in their review of this digital camera. Mrs R. mentioned “Best camera ever my husband just loves it, takes excellent pictures and is an ideal size for putting in his pocket”.
A few Ricoh GR owners mentioned that it was a good body shape. J. Bootle wrote in their review on Amazon “The main reason I have invested so much in the Ricoh GR line is the build quality, solid magnesium body with excellent ergonomics”. Expert website V3.co.uk mentioned in their review of the Ricoh GR “Its matt black magnesium alloy body is superbly crafted”.