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 WX500 and Sony HX90V side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Sony WX500 has external dimensions of 102 x 58 x 36 mm (4.02 x 2.28 x 1.42″) and weighs 236 g (0.52 lb / 8.32 oz) (including batteries). Sony HX90V 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).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Sony WX500 and Sony HX90V. In this case, we can see that Sony WX500 and Sony HX90V have the exact same height, width and thickness.
Here is the back view size comparison of Sony WX500 and Sony HX90V.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Sony WX500 is 9g lighter than the Sony HX90V but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500 nor Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V 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 WX500 and Sony HX90V's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
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.