Nikon D3200 weighs 505 g (1.11 lb / 17.81 oz)
and has external dimensions of 125 x 96 x 77 mm (4.92 x 3.78 x 3.03″)
. Considering that the average weight of DSLR type cameras is 773g, Nikon D3200 is a remarkably light camera for its class. With a thickness of 77mm, it has an average thickness for its class.
Here is the front and top view image of Nikon D3200 with the dimensions:
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Nikon D3200, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Nikon D3200 size with the camera that it replaced: Nikon D3100. Nikon D3200 has the same height with Nikon D3100. On the other hand, with a width of 96mm, it is 1 wider and also with a thickness of 77mm, it is 2mm thicker than Nikon D3100.
Below you can find the comparison of the weight and thickness of Nikon D3200 with its main competitors:
Nikon D3200 Size Compared to Main Competitors
Nikon D3200 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 DSLR Cameras with Weather Sealing page.