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 S9900 and Fujifilm X30 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon S9900 has external dimensions of 112 x 66 x 40 mm (4.41 x 2.6 x 1.57″) and weighs 289 g (0.64 lb / 10.19 oz) (including batteries). Fujifilm X30 has external dimensions of 119 x 72 x 60 mm (4.69 x 2.83 x 2.36″) and weighs 423 g (0.93 lb / 14.92 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon S9900 and Fujifilm X30. Nikon S9900 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 7mm narrower, 6mm shorter and 20mm thinner than Fujifilm X30.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon S9900 and Fujifilm X30.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon S9900 and Fujifilm X30.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S9900 is significantly lighter (134g ) than the Fujifilm X30 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Nikon Coolpix S9900 nor Fujifilm X30 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 S9900 and Fujifilm X30's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Fujifilm X30 features a Tilting only screen
which is mostly only good for shooting from waist or over the head levels. On the other hand, Nikon S9900 sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful especially for taking Selfie shots and video.