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 FZ300 and Nikon P510 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic FZ300 has external dimensions of 132 x 92 x 117 mm (5.2 x 3.62 x 4.61″) and weighs 691 g (including batteries). Nikon P510 has external dimensions of 120 x 83 x 102 mm (4.72 x 3.27 x 4.02″) and weighs 555 g (1.22 lb / 19.58 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic FZ300 and Nikon P510. Nikon P510 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 12mm narrower, 9mm shorter and 15mm thinner than Panasonic FZ300.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic FZ300 and Nikon P510.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic FZ300 and Nikon P510.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon P510 is significantly lighter (136g ) than the Panasonic FZ300 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic FZ300 and Nikon P510's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Nikon P510 features a Tilting only screen
which is mostly only good for shooting from waist or over the head levels. On the other hand, Panasonic FZ300 sports a Fully Articulated screen
which is more flexible and useful especially for taking Selfie shots and video.