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-820 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-820 iHS has external dimensions of 101 x 65 x 26 mm (3.98 x 2.56 x 1.02″) and weighs 206 g (0.45 lb / 7.27 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-820 iHS. Olympus TG-820 iHS is 2mm narrower and 7mm thinner than Panasonic ZS7 but it is also 5mm taller.
Here is the back view size comparison of Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-820 iHS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-820 iHS.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Olympus TG-820 iHS is 12g lighter than the Panasonic ZS7 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Panasonic ZS7 and Olympus TG-820 iHS'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.