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-820 iHS and Olympus TG-5 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Olympus TG-820 iHS has external dimensions of 101 x 65 x 26 mm (3.98 x 2.56 x 1.02″) and weighs 206 g (0.45 lb / 7.27 oz) (including batteries). Olympus TG-5 has external dimensions of 113 x 66 x 32 mm (4.45 x 2.6 x 1.26″) and weighs 250 g (0.55 lb / 8.82 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Olympus TG-820 iHS and Olympus TG-5. Olympus TG-820 iHS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 12mm narrower, 1mm shorter and 6mm thinner than Olympus TG-5.
Here is the back view size comparison of Olympus TG-820 iHS and Olympus TG-5.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Olympus TG-820 iHS and Olympus TG-5.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Olympus TG-820 iHS is significantly lighter (44g ) than the Olympus TG-5 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Olympus TG-820 iHS and Olympus TG-5's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.