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 Olympus SH-50 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). Olympus SH-50 has external dimensions of 112 x 63 x 42 mm (4.41 x 2.48 x 1.65″) and weighs 269 g (0.59 lb / 9.49 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Olympus SH-50. Panasonic TS2 is 13mm narrower and 18mm thinner than Panasonic TS2 but they have the same height of 63mm.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Olympus SH-50.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Olympus SH-50.
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 (81g ) than the Olympus SH-50 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Olympus SH-50'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.