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 G9 X and Nikon S6200 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Canon G9 X has external dimensions of 98 x 58 x 31 mm (3.86 x 2.28 x 1.21″) and weighs 209 g (0.46 lb / 7.37 oz) (including batteries). Nikon S6200 has external dimensions of 93 x 58 x 26 mm (3.66 x 2.28 x 1.02″) and weighs 160 g (0.35 lb / 5.64 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon G9 X and Nikon S6200. Canon G9 X has the same height with Nikon S6200. On the other hand, with a width of 98mm, it is 5 wider and also with a thickness of 31mm, it is 5mm thicker than Nikon S6200.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon G9 X and Nikon S6200.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon G9 X and Nikon S6200.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S6200 is significantly lighter (49g ) than the Canon G9 X which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Canon PowerShot G9 X nor Nikon Coolpix S6200 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 G9 X's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Nikon S6200's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.