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 S4200 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 S4200 has external dimensions of 118 x 81 x 100 mm (4.65 x 3.19 x 3.94″) and weighs 543 g (1.20 lb / 19.15 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon P500 and Fujifilm S4200. Fujifilm S4200 is 3mm shorter and 3mm thinner than Nikon P500 but it is also 2mm wider.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon P500 and Fujifilm S4200.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon P500 and Fujifilm S4200.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon P500 is 49g lighter than the Fujifilm S4200 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Nikon Coolpix P500 nor Fujifilm FinePix S4200 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
Nikon P500 and Fujifilm S4200's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
On the other hand, Nikon P500 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 Fujifilm S4200 has a fixed type screen which provides less flexibility in shooting positions compared to P500.