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 Panasonic TS20 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). Panasonic TS20 has external dimensions of 101 x 58 x 19 mm (3.98 x 2.28 x 0.75″) and weighs 142 g (0.31 lb / 5.01 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon P500 and Panasonic TS20. Panasonic TS20 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 15mm narrower, 26mm shorter and 84mm thinner than Nikon P500.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon P500 and Panasonic TS20.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon P500 and Panasonic TS20.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic TS20 is significantly lighter (352g ) than the Nikon P500 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon P500's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Panasonic TS20's 2.7" screen.
In addition to the size advantage, Nikon P500 LCD screen also has a Tilting feature
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels. On the other hand, Panasonic TS20 has a fixed type screen which provides less flexibility in shooting positions compared to P500.