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 Sony TF1 and Panasonic TS3 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Sony TF1 has external dimensions of 102 x 62 x 23 mm (4.02 x 2.44 x 0.91″) and weighs 152 g (0.34 lb / 5.36 oz) (including batteries). Panasonic TS3 has external dimensions of 103 x 64 x 27 mm (4.06 x 2.52 x 1.06″) and weighs 197 g (0.43 lb / 6.95 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Sony TF1 and Panasonic TS3. Sony TF1 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 1mm narrower, 2mm shorter and 4mm thinner than Panasonic TS3.
Here is the back view size comparison of Sony TF1 and Panasonic TS3.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Sony TF1 and Panasonic TS3.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Sony TF1 is significantly lighter (45g ) than the Panasonic TS3 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Sony TF1 and Panasonic TS3's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 2.7".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.