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 Canon A2500 and Nikon S5300 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Canon A2500 has external dimensions of 98 x 56 x 20 mm (3.86 x 2.2 x 0.79″) and weighs 135 g (0.30 lb / 4.76 oz) (including batteries). Nikon S5300 has external dimensions of 97 x 58 x 21 mm (3.82 x 2.28 x 0.83″) and weighs 138 g (0.30 lb / 4.87 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon A2500 and Nikon S5300. Canon A2500 is 2mm shorter and 1mm thinner than Nikon S5300 but it is also 1mm wider.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon A2500 and Nikon S5300.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon A2500 and Nikon S5300.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon A2500 is 3g lighter than the Nikon S5300 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Canon PowerShot A2500 nor Nikon Coolpix S5300 provides any type of weather sealing in their body, so you have to give extra care especially when you are shooting outdoors. If weather sealing is a must-have feature for you, check these sections: Top Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon A2500 and Nikon S5300's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.