Canon SX130 IS weighs 308 g (0.68 lb / 10.86 oz) and has external dimensions of 113 x 73 x 46 mm (4.45 x 2.87 x 1.81″). Considering that the average weight of Compact type cameras is 188g, Canon SX130 IS is a significantly heavy camera for its class. With a thickness of 46mm, it is not small either, 17mm thicker than the average of its class.
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Canon SX130 IS, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Below you can find the comparison of the weight and thickness of Canon SX130 IS with its main competitors:
Canon SX130 IS Size Compared to Main Competitors
Canon SX130 IS 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 Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing page.