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 Olympus TG-830 iHS 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). Olympus TG-830 iHS has external dimensions of 109 x 67 x 28 mm (4.29 x 2.64 x 1.1″) and weighs 214 g (0.47 lb / 7.55 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon G9 X and Olympus TG-830 iHS. Canon G9 X is 11mm narrower and 9mm shorter than Olympus TG-830 iHS but it is also 3mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon G9 X and Olympus TG-830 iHS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon G9 X and Olympus TG-830 iHS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon G9 X is 5g lighter than the Olympus TG-830 iHS but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon G9 X and Olympus TG-830 iHS's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.