Nikon D70s weighs 679 g (1.50 lb / 23.95 oz) and has external dimensions of 140 x 111 x 78 mm (5.51 x 4.37 x 3.07″). Considering that the average weight of DSLR type cameras is 773g, its weight is about average in its class. With a thickness of 78mm, it also has an average thickness.
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Nikon D70s, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Nikon D70s size with the camera that it replaced: Nikon D70. 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 D70s with its main competitors:
Nikon D70s 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.