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 Sony HX7V 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). Sony HX7V has external dimensions of 102 x 58 x 29 mm (4.02 x 2.28 x 1.14″) and weighs 208 g (0.46 lb / 7.34 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Sony HX7V. Panasonic TS2 is 3mm narrower and 5mm thinner than Sony HX7V but it is also 5mm taller.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Sony HX7V.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic TS2 and Sony HX7V.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic TS2 is 20g lighter than the Sony HX7V but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Sony HX7V'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.