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 FX48 and Pentax RZ10 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic FX48 has external dimensions of 95 x 53 x 22 mm (3.74 x 2.09 x 0.87″) and weighs 150 g (0.33 lb / 5.29 oz) (including batteries). Pentax RZ10 has external dimensions of 97 x 61 x 33 mm (3.82 x 2.4 x 1.3″) and weighs 178 g (0.39 lb / 6.28 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic FX48 and Pentax RZ10. Panasonic FX48 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 2mm narrower, 8mm shorter and 11mm thinner than Pentax RZ10.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic FX48 and Pentax RZ10.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic FX48 is significantly lighter (28g ) than the Pentax RZ10 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of RZ10, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to FX48.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Pentax RZ10's 2.7" LCD screen is slightly larger than Panasonic FX48's 2.5" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.