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 FZ300 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 FZ300 has external dimensions of 132 x 92 x 117 mm (5.2 x 3.62 x 4.61″) and weighs 691 g (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ300. Panasonic FZ300 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 3mm narrower, 9mm shorter and 29mm thinner than Fujifilm HS50 EXR.
Here is the back view size comparison of Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ300.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ300.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic FZ300 is significantly lighter (117g ) than the Fujifilm HS50 EXR which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Fujifilm HS50 EXR and Panasonic FZ300'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.