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 Nikon S5100 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). Nikon S5100 has external dimensions of 97 x 57 x 22 mm (3.82 x 2.24 x 0.87″) and weighs 132 g (0.29 lb / 4.66 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Nikon S5100. Nikon S5100 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 2mm narrower, 6mm shorter and 2mm thinner than Panasonic TS2.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Nikon S5100.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Nikon S5100.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S5100 is significantly lighter (56g ) than the Panasonic TS2 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic TS2 and Nikon S5100's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 2.7".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.