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 Samsung WB850F and Canon G16 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Samsung WB850F has external dimensions of and weighs 250 g (0.55 lb / 8.82 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 Samsung WB850F and Canon G16. Samsung WB850F has the same height with Canon G16. On the other hand, with a width of 62mm, it is 14 narrower and also with a thickness of 25mm, it is 15mm thinner than Canon G16.
Here is the back view size comparison of Samsung WB850F and Canon G16.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Samsung WB850F and Canon G16.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Samsung WB850F is significantly lighter (106g ) than the Canon G16 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Samsung WB850F nor Canon PowerShot G16 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
Samsung WB850F and Canon G16'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.