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 D30 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 D30 has external dimensions of 109 x 68 x 28 mm (4.29 x 2.68 x 1.1″) and weighs 218 g (0.48 lb / 7.69 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Canon D30. Panasonic TS2 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 10mm narrower, 5mm shorter and 4mm thinner than Canon D30.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Canon D30.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Canon D30.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic TS2 is 30g lighter than the Canon D30 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon D30'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.