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 S6100 and Sony TX30 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon S6100 has external dimensions of 98 x 58 x 27 mm (3.86 x 2.28 x 1.06″) and weighs 175 g (0.39 lb / 6.17 oz) (including batteries). Sony TX30 has external dimensions of and weighs 141 g (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon S6100 and Sony TX30. Sony TX30 is 2mm narrower and 12mm thinner than Nikon S6100 but it is also 1mm taller.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon S6100 and Sony TX30.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon S6100 and Sony TX30.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Sony TX30 is significantly lighter (34g ) than the Nikon S6100 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of TX30, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to S6100.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Sony TX30's 3.3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Nikon S6100's 3" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.