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 Panasonic FZ1000 II and Leica D-Lux 7 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic FZ1000 II has external dimensions of 136 x 97 x 132 mm (5.35 x 3.82 x 5.2″) and weighs 808 g (1.78 lb / 28.50 oz) (including batteries). Leica D-Lux 7 has external dimensions of 118 x 66 x 64 mm (4.65 x 2.6 x 2.52″) and weighs 403 g (0.89 lb / 14.22 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic FZ1000 II and Leica D-Lux 7. Leica D-Lux 7 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 18mm narrower, 31mm shorter and 68mm thinner than Panasonic FZ1000 II.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic FZ1000 II and Leica D-Lux 7.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic FZ1000 II and Leica D-Lux 7.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Leica D-Lux 7 is significantly lighter (405g ) than the Panasonic FZ1000 II which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II nor Leica D-Lux 7 provides any type of weather sealing in their body, so you have to give extra care especially when you are shooting outdoors. If weather sealing is a must-have feature for you, check these sections: Top Bridge Cameras with Weather Sealing Top Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic FZ1000 II and Leica D-Lux 7's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
On the other hand, Panasonic FZ1000 II sports a Fully Articulated screen
which you can change the angle and position of the screen almost freely, making it possible to shoot from waist or over the head levels, and especially very useful for shooting selfies and video. Leica D-Lux 7's LCD screen is a fixed type which provides almost no flexibility in shooting positions compared to FZ1000 II.