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 Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ2500 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Fujifilm HS50 EXR has external dimensions of and weighs 808 g (including batteries). Panasonic FZ2500 has external dimensions of 138 x 102 x 135 mm (5.42 x 4.01 x 5.3″) and weighs 915 g (2.02 lb / 32.28 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ2500. Fujifilm HS50 EXR is 3mm narrower and 1mm shorter than Panasonic FZ2500 but it is also 11mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ2500.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ2500.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Fujifilm HS50 EXR is 107g lighter than the Panasonic FZ2500 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Fujifilm FinePix HS50 EXR nor Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 (Lumix DMC-FZ2000) provides any type of weather sealing in their body, so you have to give extra care especially when you are shooting outdoors. If weather sealing is a must-have feature for you, check these sections: Top Bridge Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ2500's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Both cameras feature Fully Articulating screens
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels. Fully articulating screens are also useful for taking Selfie shots and video.