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 Nikon L24 and Canon G16 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon L24 has external dimensions of 98 x 61 x 28 mm (3.86 x 2.4 x 1.1″) and weighs 182 g (0.40 lb / 6.42 oz) (including batteries). Canon G16 has external dimensions of 109 x 76 x 40 mm (4.29 x 2.99 x 1.57″) and weighs 356 g (0.78 lb / 12.56 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon L24 and Canon G16. Nikon L24 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 11mm narrower, 15mm shorter and 12mm thinner than Canon G16.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon L24 and Canon G16.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon L24 and Canon G16.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon L24 is significantly lighter (174g ) than the Canon G16 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Nikon Coolpix L24 nor Canon PowerShot G16 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 Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon L24 and Canon G16'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.