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 Sony HX80 and Sony RX100 VII side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Sony HX80 has external dimensions of 102 x 58 x 36 mm (4.02 x 2.28 x 1.42″) and weighs 245 g (0.54 lb / 8.64 oz) (including batteries). Sony RX100 VII has external dimensions of 102 x 58 x 43 mm (4.02 x 2.28 x 1.69″) and weighs 302 g (0.67 lb / 10.65 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Sony HX80 and Sony RX100 VII. Sony HX80 has the same height and width with Sony RX100 VII. On the other hand, with a thickness of 36mm, it is 7mm thinner.
Here is the back view size comparison of Sony HX80 and Sony RX100 VII.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Sony HX80 and Sony RX100 VII.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Sony HX80 is significantly lighter (57g ) than the Sony RX100 VII which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80 nor Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VII 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
Sony HX80 and Sony RX100 VII's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
Both cameras feature Tilting screens
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels.