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 ZS30 and Panasonic ZS25 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic ZS30 has external dimensions of 105 x 59 x 28 mm (4.13 x 2.32 x 1.1″) and weighs 198 g (0.44 lb / 6.98 oz) (including batteries). Panasonic ZS25 has external dimensions of 105 x 59 x 28 mm (4.13 x 2.32 x 1.1″) and weighs 193 g (0.43 lb / 6.81 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic ZS30 and Panasonic ZS25. In this case, we can see that Panasonic ZS30 and Panasonic ZS25 have the exact same height, width and thickness.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic ZS30 and Panasonic ZS25.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic ZS30 and Panasonic ZS25.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic ZS25 is 5g lighter than the Panasonic ZS30 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS30 (Lumix DMC-TZ40) nor Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS25 (Lumix DMC-TZ35) provides any type of weather sealing in their body, so you have to give extra care especially when you are shooting outdoors. If weather sealing is a must-have feature for you, check these sections: Top Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic ZS30 and Panasonic ZS25's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.