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 S9800 and Canon SX530 HS side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Fujifilm S9800 has external dimensions of 123 x 87 x 116 mm (4.84 x 3.43 x 4.57″) and weighs 670 g (1.48 lb / 23.63 oz) (including batteries). Canon SX530 HS has external dimensions of 120 x 82 x 92 mm (4.72 x 3.23 x 3.62″) and weighs 442 g (0.97 lb / 15.59 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Fujifilm S9800 and Canon SX530 HS. Canon SX530 HS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 3mm narrower, 5mm shorter and 24mm thinner than Fujifilm S9800.
Here is the back view size comparison of Fujifilm S9800 and Canon SX530 HS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Fujifilm S9800 and Canon SX530 HS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon SX530 HS is significantly lighter (228g ) than the Fujifilm S9800 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Fujifilm S9800 nor Canon PowerShot SX530 HS 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
LCD Screen Size and Features
Fujifilm S9800 and Canon SX530 HS'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.