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 G7 X MII and Canon G1 X III side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Canon G7 X MII has external dimensions of 106 x 61 x 42 mm (4.17 x 2.4 x 1.65″) and weighs 319 g (0.70 lb / 11.25 oz) (including batteries). Canon G1 X III has external dimensions of 115 x 78 x 51 mm (4.53 x 3.07 x 2.01″) and weighs 399 g (0.88 lb / 14.07 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon G7 X MII and Canon G1 X III. Canon G7 X MII is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 9mm narrower, 17mm shorter and 9mm thinner than Canon G1 X III.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon G7 X MII and Canon G1 X III.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon G7 X MII and Canon G1 X III.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon G7 X MII is significantly lighter (80g ) than the Canon G1 X III which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of G1 X III, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to G7 X MII.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon G7 X MII and Canon G1 X III's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
Canon G7 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, Canon G1 X III sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful especially for taking Selfie shots and video.