Some Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 owners reckoned that the product was strong and durable. Angela rated the product 5 stars and she said “It's the camera's sturdy build which makes it different from most similarly priced cameras”. G. Wylie said “The Olympus Stylus TG-870 is a rugged point and shoot compact 16 megapixel camera specifically designed for use in extreme conditions” in their review and gave the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 a rating of 5 stars. G. Wylie also mentioned “It is shockproof, waterproof, crushproof”.
Several customers said in their reviews that it was well made. Thomas Pots mentioned a few weeks ago “The camera is quite a heavy object, solid and in the hand” in his Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 review.
Some people who bought it concluded that it was good at resisting water ingress. Angela wrote on Amazon this year “It's easy to use and is also waterproof” in her review of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870. This month Thomas Pots wrote on Amazon “For example, there are four underwater modes, sub-modes for that, such as “cloudy” (for diving in cloudy conditions?), shadow brightening, face recognition, scene illumination”.
One customer reckoned that it was easy to damage or scratch. Mr. A.n.other wrote on Amazon “The main screen scratches very easily” in their review.