Seven customers wrote that this digital camera was strong and durable. Imaging Resource.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Excellent waterproof and rugged specs” . Imaging-Resource.com said “There's a good reason why the Olympus TG-2 is also called Tough; its rugged, element-defying skills are among the best for compact waterproof cameras” in their review of this digital camera and scored it 4 stars. Cameralabs.com said on expert review site Camera Labs “The popular TOUGH series was launched in 2009” in their review of the Olympus Stylus TG-2.
Four customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was good at resisting water ingress. Digital Versus mentioned “Waterproof to 15m shockdrop resistant to 2m crushproof to 100 kg” in their Olympus Stylus TG-2 review however despite that they gave it a rating of 18.8 out of 100. Expert review site Cameralabs.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Though the company has been producing waterproof cameras for a lot longer”. Expert review site Imaging-Resource.com gave it a rating of 5 stars and said “Inside its aluminum body, which can be used underwater at depths 10 feet beyond what its predecessor could manage” in their review of this digital camera.
Three people who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was well made. Neocamera.com wrote “Superb waterproof construction” in their Olympus Stylus TG-2 review yet they only scored it 17.6 out of 100. Four years ago Digital Versus mentioned “Sturdy build, nice OLED screen, good design”. Imaging Resource.com said “Solid feature set, including the cool Microscopic Macro function for super closeups”.