Canon SX540 HS weighs 442 g (0.97 lb / 15.59 oz) and has external dimensions of 120 x 82 x 92 mm (4.72 x 3.23 x 3.62″). Considering that the average weight of DSLR-Like type cameras is 591g, Canon SX540 HS is a remarkably light camera for its class. With a thickness of 92mm, it has an average thickness for its class.
Here is the front and top view image of Canon SX540 HS with the dimensions:
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Canon SX540 HS, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now lets compare the weight and thickness of Canon SX540 HS with its main competitors:
Canon SX540 HS 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 Bridge Cameras with Weather Sealing page.