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 ZS7 and Olympus TG-850 iHS side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Panasonic ZS7 has external dimensions of 103 x 60 x 33 mm (4.06 x 2.36 x 1.3″) and weighs 218 g (0.48 lb / 7.69 oz) (including batteries). Olympus TG-850 iHS has external dimensions of 110 x 64 x 28 mm (4.33 x 2.52 x 1.09″) and weighs 218 g (0.48 lb / 7.69 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-850 iHS. Panasonic ZS7 is 7mm narrower and 4mm shorter than Olympus TG-850 iHS but it is also 5mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-850 iHS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-850 iHS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-850 iHS have exactly the same weight of 218g.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-850 iHS's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
On the other hand, Olympus TG-850 iHS features a Tilting screen
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels whereas the Panasonic ZS7 has a fixed type screen which provides less flexibility in shooting positions compared to TG-850 iHS.