Nikon D2X weighs 1200 g (2.65 lb / 42.33 oz)
and has external dimensions of 158 x 150 x 86 mm (6.22 x 5.91 x 3.39″)
. Considering that the average weight of DSLR type cameras is 773g, Nikon D2X is a significantly heavy camera for its class. With a thickness of 86mm, it has an average thickness.
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Nikon D2X, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Nikon D2X size with the camera that it replaced: Nikon D1X (Check D2X vs D1X). Nikon D1X is 1mm narrower and 1mm thinner than Nikon D2X but it is also 3mm taller.
Below you can find the comparison of the weight and thickness of Nikon D2X with its main competitors:
Nikon D2X 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, Nikon D2X will serve you well. If you attach one of these Nikon D2X weather-sealed lenses to your camera, you will have a great all weather kit.