It's about as heavy as a Cow
(for Holstein, a.k.a. Holstein Friesian, a.k.a. Friesian, Bos primigenius) (adult, heifer)
A mature Holstein cow (the well-known black-and-white, spotted breed of cow) typically weighs 680 kg. President William Howard Taft (1909 - 1913) kept a Holstein cow named Pauline Wayne on the White House grounds — a gift from a Wisconsin senator and the source of the First Family's milk.
It's about one-and-one-third times as heavy as a Grizzly Bear
In other words, 696.780 kilograms is 1.34 times the weight of a Grizzly Bear, and the weight of a Grizzly Bear is 0.746 times that amount.(a.k.a. brown bear, a.k.a. silver bear, Ursus arctos horribilis) (Adult, male, coastal area population average)
An adult, male grizzly bear from a coastal area (where food is plentiful) can weigh up to 521 kg. In spite of their tremendous size, grizzly bears can run at speeds of up to 55 kph (34 mph).
It's about one-and-one-third times as heavy as a Polar Bear
In other words, 696.780 kilograms is 1.35 times the weight of a Polar Bear, and the weight of a Polar Bear is 0.741 times that amount.(Ursus maritimus) (adult, male)
An adult, male polar bear weighs between 352 and 680 kg. Polar bears are so heavily insulated by their 9.9 cm (3.9 in) layer of blubber that they are often difficult to detect using infrared photography sensors.
It's about one-and-a-half times as heavy as a Grand Piano
In other words, 696.780 kilograms is 1.5 times the weight of a Grand Piano, and the weight of a Grand Piano is 0.67 times that amount.(for Steinway & Sons, Model D Concert Grand Piano)
A Grand Piano, of the kind used for concert performances in large music halls, weighs 450 kg. Well-made pianos such as this may last 75 to 100 years.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as heavy as a Horse
In other words, 696.780 kilograms is 1.7 times the weight of a Horse, and the weight of a Horse is 0.59 times that amount.(Equus ferus caballus) (Arabian, adult)
n Arabian riding horse (or similar breed) weighs between 380 and 450 kg. During races, horses must carry jockeys and their equipment, which in the Kentucky Derby, for example, can weigh up to 54.4 kg.
It's about two-fifths as heavy as a Car
It's about one-third as heavy as a Giraffe
In other words, 696.780 kilograms is 0.361 times the weight of a Giraffe, and the weight of a Giraffe is 2.77 times that amount.(Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) (adult, male, maximum of range)
An adult, male giraffe can weigh up to 1,930 kg. Reaching 5.5 m (18 ft) in height by adulthood, giraffe calves can grow as much as 3 cm (1 in) per day.