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 Fujifilm HS30EXR and Canon G9 X II side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Fujifilm HS30EXR has external dimensions of 131 x 97 x 126 mm (5.16 x 3.82 x 4.96″) and weighs 687 g (1.51 lb / 24.23 oz) (including batteries). Canon G9 X II has external dimensions of 98 x 58 x 31 mm (3.86 x 2.28 x 1.22″) and weighs 206 g (0.45 lb / 7.27 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Fujifilm HS30EXR and Canon G9 X II. Canon G9 X II is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 33mm narrower, 39mm shorter and 95mm thinner than Fujifilm HS30EXR.
Here is the back view size comparison of Fujifilm HS30EXR and Canon G9 X II.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Fujifilm HS30EXR and Canon G9 X II.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon G9 X II is significantly lighter (481g ) than the Fujifilm HS30EXR which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Fujifilm FinePix HS30EXR nor Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II 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 Bridge Cameras with Weather Sealing Top Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Fujifilm HS30EXR and Canon G9 X II's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
On the other hand, Fujifilm HS30EXR features a Tilting screen
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels whereas the Canon G9 X II has a fixed type screen which provides less flexibility in shooting positions compared to HS30EXR.