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 G5 X MII and Sony ZV-1 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Canon G5 X MII has external dimensions of 111 x 61 x 46 mm (4.37 x 2.4 x 1.81″) and weighs 340 g (0.75 lb / 11.99 oz) (including batteries). Sony ZV-1 has external dimensions of 105 x 60 x 44 mm (4.13 x 2.36 x 1.73″) and weighs 294 g (0.65 lb / 10.37 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon G5 X MII and Sony ZV-1. Sony ZV-1 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 6mm narrower, 1mm shorter and 2mm thinner than Canon G5 X MII.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon G5 X MII and Sony ZV-1.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon G5 X MII and Sony ZV-1.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Unfortunately neither Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II nor Sony ZV-1 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 G5 X MII and Sony ZV-1's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Canon G5 X MII features a Tilting only screen
which is mostly only good for shooting from waist or over the head levels. On the other hand, Sony ZV-1 sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful especially for taking Selfie shots and video.