Size and weight is a big decision factor when you are trying to find the ideal camera for your needs.
In this section, We are going to illustrate Canon ELPH 340 HS and Olympus TG-860 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Canon ELPH 340 HS has external dimensions of 100 x 58 x 22 mm (3.93 x 2.27 x 0.88″) and weighs 147 g (0.32 lb / 5.19 oz) (including batteries). Olympus TG-860 has external dimensions of 110 x 64 x 28 mm (5.12 x 2.52 x 1.1″) and weighs 224 g (0.49 lb / 7.90 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Canon ELPH 340 HS and Olympus TG-860. Canon ELPH 340 HS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 10mm narrower, 6mm shorter and 6mm thinner than Olympus TG-860.
Here is the back view size comparison of Canon ELPH 340 HS and Olympus TG-860.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Canon ELPH 340 HS and Olympus TG-860.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon ELPH 340 HS is significantly lighter (77g ) than the Olympus TG-860 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon ELPH 340 HS and Olympus TG-860's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
On the other hand, Olympus TG-860 features a Tilting screen
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels whereas the Canon ELPH 340 HS has a fixed type screen which provides less flexibility in shooting positions compared to TG-860.