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 Pentax RZ10 and Canon G16 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Pentax RZ10 has external dimensions of 97 x 61 x 33 mm (3.82 x 2.4 x 1.3″) and weighs 178 g (0.39 lb / 6.28 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 Pentax RZ10 and Canon G16. Pentax RZ10 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 12mm narrower, 15mm shorter and 7mm thinner than Canon G16.
Here is the back view size comparison of Pentax RZ10 and Canon G16.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Pentax RZ10 and Canon G16.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Pentax RZ10 is significantly lighter (178g ) than the Canon G16 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
With its weather sealed body, we believe that RZ10 has a big advantage over G16 which doesn't provide any kind of environmental sealing.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon G16's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Pentax RZ10's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.