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 Nikon P500 and Olympus TG-850 iHS side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon P500 has external dimensions of 116 x 84 x 10 mm (4.57 x 3.31 x 4.06″) and weighs 494 g (1.09 lb / 17.43 oz) (including batteries). Olympus TG-850 iHS has external dimensions of 110 x 64 x 28 mm (4.33 x 2.52 x 1.09″) and weighs 218 g (0.48 lb / 7.69 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon P500 and Olympus TG-850 iHS. Olympus TG-850 iHS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 6mm narrower, 20mm shorter and 75mm thinner than Nikon P500.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon P500 and Olympus TG-850 iHS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon P500 and Olympus TG-850 iHS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Olympus TG-850 iHS is significantly lighter (276g ) than the Nikon P500 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon P500 and Olympus TG-850 iHS's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Both cameras feature Tilting screens
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels.