Canon 350D weighs 540 g (1.19 lb / 19.05 oz)
and has external dimensions of 127 x 94 x 64 mm (5 x 3.7 x 2.52″)
. Considering that the average weight of DSLR type cameras is 773g, Canon 350D is a remarkably light camera for its class. Even better, with a thickness of only 64mm, it is also quite small, 12mm thinner than the average of its class.
Here is the front and top view image of Canon 350D with the dimensions:
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Canon 350D, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Canon 350D size with the camera that it replaced: Canon 300D. Canon 350D is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 15mm narrower, 5mm shorter and 8mm thinner than Canon 300D.
Below you can find the comparison of the weight and thickness of Canon 350D with its main competitors:
Canon 350D doesn't have any environmental sealings on its body so you got to be extra careful to protect it against water and dust. If you shoot under these conditions very often, consider checking Top DSLR Cameras with Weather Sealing page.