Canon 60D weighs 755 g (1.66 lb / 26.63 oz)
and has external dimensions of 145 x 106 x 79 mm (5.71 x 4.17 x 3.11″)
. Considering that the average weight of DSLR type cameras is 773g, its weight is about average in its class. With a thickness of 79mm, it also has an average thickness.
Here is the front and top view image of Canon 60D with the dimensions:
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Canon 60D, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Canon 60D size with the camera that it replaced: Canon 50D. Canon 60D is 1mm narrower and 2mm shorter than Canon 50D but it is also 5mm thicker.
Below you can find the comparison of the weight and thickness of Canon 60D with its main competitors:
Canon 60D has environmental sealings on its body which makes it a weather resistant camera, providing resistance against the water and dust getting in to the camera. If you like outdoors photography and want to be able to use your camera in extreme conditions, Canon 60D will serve you well. If you attach one of these Canon 60D weather Sealed lenses to your camera, you will have a great all weather kit.