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 P500 and Fujifilm S1 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon P500 has external dimensions of 116 x 84 x 10 mm (4.57 x 3.31 x 4.06″) and weighs 494 g (1.09 lb / 17.43 oz) (including batteries). Fujifilm S1 has external dimensions of 133 x 91 x 110 mm (5.24 x 3.58 x 4.33″) and weighs 680 g (1.50 lb / 23.99 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon P500 and Fujifilm S1. Nikon P500 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 17mm narrower, 7mm shorter and 7mm thinner than Fujifilm S1.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon P500 and Fujifilm S1.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon P500 and Fujifilm S1.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon P500 is significantly lighter (186g ) than the Fujifilm S1 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of S1, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to P500.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon P500 and Fujifilm S1's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Nikon P500 features a Tilting only screen
which is mostly only good for shooting from waist or over the head levels. On the other hand, Fujifilm S1 sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful especially for taking Selfie shots and video.