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 and FujiFilm HS20 EXR side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Canon G5 X has external dimensions of 112 x 76 x 44 mm (4.41 x 2.99 x 1.73″) and weighs 353 g (0.78 lb / 12.45 oz) (including batteries). FujiFilm HS20 EXR has external dimensions of 131 x 91 x 126 mm (5.16 x 3.58 x 4.96″) and weighs 730 g (1.61 lb / 25.75 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon G5 X and FujiFilm HS20 EXR. Canon G5 X is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 19mm narrower, 15mm shorter and 82mm thinner than FujiFilm HS20 EXR.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon G5 X and FujiFilm HS20 EXR.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon G5 X and FujiFilm HS20 EXR.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon G5 X is significantly lighter (377g ) than the FujiFilm HS20 EXR which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Canon PowerShot G5 X nor FujiFilm FinePix HS20 EXR (FinePix HS22 EXR) 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 Top Bridge Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon G5 X and FujiFilm HS20 EXR's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
FujiFilm HS20 EXR features a Tilting only screen
which is mostly only good for shooting from waist or over the head levels. On the other hand, Canon G5 X sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful especially for taking Selfie shots and video.