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 S31 and Panasonic ZS50 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon S31 has external dimensions of 105 x 65 x 42 mm (4.13 x 2.56 x 1.65″) and weighs 185 g (0.41 lb / 6.53 oz) (including batteries). Panasonic ZS50 has external dimensions of 111 x 65 x 34 mm (4.37 x 2.56 x 1.34″) and weighs 243 g (0.54 lb / 8.57 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon S31 and Panasonic ZS50.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon S31 and Panasonic ZS50.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon S31 and Panasonic ZS50.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S31 is significantly lighter (58g ) than the Panasonic ZS50 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic ZS50's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Nikon S31's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.