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 Olympus TG-850 iHS and Panasonic ZS70 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. 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). Panasonic ZS70 has external dimensions of 112 x 67 x 41 mm (4.41 x 2.64 x 1.61″) and weighs 322 g (0.71 lb / 11.36 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Olympus TG-850 iHS and Panasonic ZS70. Olympus TG-850 iHS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 2mm narrower, 3mm shorter and 13mm thinner than Panasonic ZS70.
Here is the back view size comparison of Olympus TG-850 iHS and Panasonic ZS70.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Olympus TG-850 iHS and Panasonic ZS70.
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 (104g ) than the Panasonic ZS70 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Olympus TG-850 iHS and Panasonic ZS70'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.