Nikon D2Xs 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 774g, Nikon D2Xs is a significantly heavy camera for its class. With a thickness of 86mm, it has an average thickness.
Here is the front and top view image of Nikon D2Xs with the dimensions:
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Nikon D2Xs, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Nikon D2Xs size with the camera that it replaced: Nikon D2X. 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 Nikon D2Xs with its main competitors:
Nikon D2Xs 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 D2Xs will serve you well. If you attach one of these Nikon D2Xs weather Sealed lenses to your camera, you will have a great all weather kit.