Canon SX710 HS weighs 269 g (0.59 lb / 9.49 oz) and has external dimensions of 113 x 66 x 35 mm (4.45 x 2.6 x 1.38″). Considering that the average weight of Compact type cameras is 188g, Canon SX710 HS is a significantly heavy camera for its class. With a thickness of 35mm, it is not small either, 6mm thicker than the average of its class.
Here is the front and top view image of Canon SX710 HS with the dimensions:
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Canon SX710 HS, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Canon SX710 HS size with the camera that it replaced: Canon SX700 HS. As depicted on the comparison image, and have the exact same height, width and thickness.
Below you can find the comparison of the weight and thickness of Canon SX710 HS with its main competitors:
Canon SX710 HS Size Compared to Main Competitors
Canon SX710 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 Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing page.