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 SX160 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 SX160 IS has external dimensions of 111 x 73 x 44 mm (4.37 x 2.87 x 1.73″) and weighs 291 g (0.64 lb / 10.26 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Canon SX160 IS. Panasonic TS2 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 12mm narrower, 10mm shorter and 20mm thinner than Canon SX160 IS.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Canon SX160 IS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Canon SX160 IS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic TS2 is significantly lighter (103g ) than the Canon SX160 IS which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Canon SX160 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.