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 TS2 and Canon A3500 IS side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic TS2 has external dimensions of 99 x 63 x 24 mm (3.9 x 2.48 x 0.94″) and weighs 188 g (0.41 lb / 6.63 oz) (including batteries). Canon A3500 IS has external dimensions of 98 x 56 x 20 mm (3.86 x 2.2 x 0.79″) and weighs 135 g (0.30 lb / 4.76 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Canon A3500 IS. Canon A3500 IS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 1mm narrower, 7mm shorter and 4mm thinner than Panasonic TS2.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Canon A3500 IS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon A3500 IS is significantly lighter (53g ) than the Panasonic TS2 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon A3500 IS's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Panasonic TS2's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.