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 RZ18 and Canon G9 X II side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Pentax RZ18 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 G9 X II has external dimensions of 98 x 58 x 31 mm (3.86 x 2.28 x 1.22″) and weighs 206 g (0.45 lb / 7.27 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Pentax RZ18 and Canon G9 X II. Canon G9 X II is 3mm shorter and 2mm thinner than Pentax RZ18 but it is also 1mm wider.
Here is the back view size comparison of Pentax RZ18 and Canon G9 X II.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Pentax RZ18 and Canon G9 X II.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Pentax RZ18 is 28g lighter than the Canon G9 X II but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
With its weather sealed body, we believe that RZ18 has a big advantage over G9 X II which doesn't provide any kind of environmental sealing.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Pentax RZ18 and Canon G9 X II's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.