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 Nikon AW110 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). Nikon AW110 has external dimensions of 110 x 65 x 25 mm (4.33 x 2.56 x 0.98″) and weighs 193 g (0.43 lb / 6.81 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon G5 X and Nikon AW110. Nikon AW110 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 2mm narrower, 11mm shorter and 19mm thinner than Canon G5 X.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon G5 X and Nikon AW110.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon G5 X and Nikon AW110.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon AW110 is significantly lighter (160g ) than the Canon G5 X which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon G5 X and Nikon AW110's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
On the other hand, Canon G5 X sports a Fully Articulated screen
which you can change the angle and position of the screen almost freely, making it possible to shoot from waist or over the head levels, and especially very useful for shooting selfies and video. Nikon AW110's LCD screen is a fixed type which provides almost no flexibility in shooting positions compared to G5 X.