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 Leica V-Lux 4 and Panasonic FZ300 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Leica V-Lux 4 has external dimensions of 125 x 87 x 110 mm (4.92 x 3.43 x 4.33″) and weighs 588 g (1.30 lb / 20.74 oz) (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 Leica V-Lux 4 and Panasonic FZ300. Leica V-Lux 4 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 7mm narrower, 5mm shorter and 7mm thinner than Panasonic FZ300.
Here is the back view size comparison of Leica V-Lux 4 and Panasonic FZ300.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Leica V-Lux 4 and Panasonic FZ300.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Leica V-Lux 4 is significantly lighter (103g ) than the Panasonic FZ300 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Leica V-Lux 4 and Panasonic FZ300's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
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.