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 Olympus 6010 and Canon G16 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Olympus 6010 has external dimensions of 95 x 63 x 22 mm (3.74 x 2.48 x 0.87″) and weighs 179 g (0.39 lb / 6.31 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 Olympus 6010 and Canon G16. Olympus 6010 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 14mm narrower, 13mm shorter and 18mm thinner than Canon G16.
Here is the back view size comparison of Olympus 6010 and Canon G16.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Olympus 6010 and Canon G16.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Olympus 6010 is significantly lighter (177g ) than the Canon G16 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of 6010, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to G16.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon G16's 3.00" LCD screen is slightly larger than Olympus 6010's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.