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 ELPH 180 and Nikon L32 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Canon ELPH 180 has external dimensions of 95 x 54 x 22 mm (3.74 x 2.13 x 0.87″) and weighs 126 g (0.28 lb / 4.44 oz) (including batteries). Nikon L32 has external dimensions of 95 x 60 x 29 mm (3.74 x 2.36 x 1.14″) and weighs 164 g (0.36 lb / 5.78 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon ELPH 180 and Nikon L32. Canon ELPH 180 has the same height with Nikon L32. On the other hand, with a width of 54mm, it is 6 narrower and also with a thickness of 22mm, it is 7mm thinner than Nikon L32.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon ELPH 180 and Nikon L32.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon ELPH 180 and Nikon L32.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon ELPH 180 is significantly lighter (38g ) than the Nikon L32 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Canon PowerShot ELPH 180 nor Nikon Coolpix L32 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
Nikon L32's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Canon ELPH 180's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.