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 FZ200 and Panasonic FZ100 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic FZ200 has external dimensions of 125 x 87 x 110 mm (4.92 x 3.43 x 4.33″) and weighs 588 g (1.30 lb / 20.74 oz) (including batteries). Panasonic FZ100 has external dimensions of 124 x 82 x 92 mm (4.88 x 3.23 x 3.62″) and weighs 540 g (1.19 lb / 19.05 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic FZ200 and Panasonic FZ100. Panasonic FZ100 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 1mm narrower, 5mm shorter and 18mm thinner than Panasonic FZ200.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic FZ200 and Panasonic FZ100.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic FZ200 and Panasonic FZ100.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic FZ100 is 48g lighter than the Panasonic FZ200 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 nor Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100 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
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic FZ200 and Panasonic FZ100's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Both cameras feature Fully Articulating screens
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels. Fully articulating screens are also useful for taking Selfie shots and video.