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 Panasonic ZS50 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). 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 Olympus TG-820 iHS and Panasonic ZS50. Olympus TG-820 iHS is 10mm narrower and 8mm thinner than Olympus TG-820 iHS but they have the same height of 65mm.
Here is the back view size comparison of Olympus TG-820 iHS and Panasonic ZS50.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Olympus TG-820 iHS and Panasonic ZS50.
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 (37g ) than the Panasonic ZS50 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Olympus TG-820 iHS and Panasonic ZS50'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.