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 SX70 HS and Sony RX10 III side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Canon SX70 HS has external dimensions of 127 x 91 x 117 mm (5 x 3.58 x 4.61″) and weighs 608 g (1.34 lb / 21.45 oz) (including batteries). Sony RX10 III has external dimensions of 133 x 94 x 127 mm (5.24 x 3.7 x 5″) and weighs 1051 g (2.32 lb / 37.07 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon SX70 HS and Sony RX10 III. Canon SX70 HS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 6mm narrower, 3mm shorter and 10mm thinner than Sony RX10 III.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon SX70 HS and Sony RX10 III.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon SX70 HS and Sony RX10 III.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon SX70 HS is significantly lighter (443g ) than the Sony RX10 III which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of RX10 III, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to SX70 HS.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon SX70 HS and Sony RX10 III's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
Sony RX10 III features a Tilting only screen
which is mostly only good for shooting from waist or over the head levels. On the other hand, Canon SX70 HS sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful especially for taking Selfie shots and video.