Size and weight are big decision factors when you are trying to find the ideal camera for your needs.
In this section, we are going to illustrate the Nikon S6900 and Olympus TG-870 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon S6900 has external dimensions of 99 x 58 x 28 mm (3.9 x 2.28 x 1.1″) and weighs 181 g (0.40 lb / 6.38 oz) (including batteries). Olympus TG-870 has external dimensions of 113 x 64 x 28 mm (4.45 x 2.52 x 1.1″) and weighs 221 g (0.49 lb / 7.80 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front-view size comparison of the Nikon S6900 and the Olympus TG-870.
Here is the back view size comparison of the Nikon S6900 and Olympus TG-870.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon S6900 and Olympus TG-870.
Weight is another important factor, especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S6900 is significantly lighter (40g ) than the Olympus TG-870 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather-sealed body of the TG-870, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to the S6900.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon S6900 and Olympus TG-870's LCD screens have the same diagonal size of 3.00 inches.
Olympus TG-870 features a Tilting-only screen
which is mostly only good for shooting from waist or over-the-head levels. On the other hand, Nikon S6900 sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful, especially for taking selfies and video.