Nikon S9900 weighs 289 g (0.64 lb / 10.19 oz)
and has external dimensions of 112 x 66 x 40 mm (4.41 x 2.6 x 1.57″)
. Considering that the average weight of Compact type cameras is 188g, Nikon S9900 is a significantly heavy camera for its class. With a thickness of 40mm, it is not small either, 11mm thicker than the average of its class.
Here is the front and top view image of Nikon S9900 with the dimensions:
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Nikon S9900, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Nikon S9900 size with the camera that it replaced: Nikon S9700. Nikon S9700 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 2mm narrower, 2mm shorter and 5mm thinner than Nikon S9900.
Below you can find the comparison of the weight and thickness of Nikon S9900 with its main competitors:
Nikon S9900 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.