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 Sony TX20 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). Sony TX20 has external dimensions of 96 x 56 x 18 mm (3.78 x 2.2 x 0.71″) and weighs 133 g (0.29 lb / 4.69 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon G9 X and Sony TX20. Sony TX20 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 2mm narrower, 2mm shorter and 13mm thinner than Canon G9 X.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon G9 X and Sony TX20.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon G9 X and Sony TX20.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Sony TX20 is significantly lighter (76g ) than the Canon G9 X which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of TX20, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to G9 X.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon G9 X and Sony TX20'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.