Panasonic GF5 weighs 267 g (0.59 lb / 9.42 oz)
and has external dimensions of 108 x 67 x 37 mm (4.25 x 2.64 x 1.46″)
. Considering that the average weight of Mirrorless type cameras is 473g, Panasonic GF5 is a remarkably light camera for its class. Even better, with a thickness of only 37mm, it is also quite small, 17mm thinner than the average of its class.
Here is the front and top view image of Panasonic GF5 with the dimensions:
In order to give you a better idea about the real life size of Panasonic GF5, we have added an image of how it looks next to a credit card and an AA type battery.
Now let's compare Panasonic GF5 size with the camera that it replaced: Panasonic GF3 (Check GF5 vs GF3). Panasonic GF5 has the same height and width with Panasonic GF3. On the other hand, with a thickness of 37mm, it is 5mm thicker.
Below you can find the comparison of the weight and thickness of Panasonic GF5 with its main competitors:
Panasonic GF5 Size Compared to Main Competitors
Panasonic GF5 doesn't have any environmental sealings on its body so you got to be extra careful to protect it against water and dust. If you shoot under these conditions very often, consider checking Top Mirrorless Cameras with Weather Sealing page.