Twelve Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 owners who reviewed it agreed that it was strong and durable. Angela mentioned on Amazon “It's the camera's sturdy build which makes it different from most similarly priced cameras” and gave the product a score of 5 stars. G. Wylie mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “The Olympus Stylus TG-870 is a rugged point and shoot compact 16 megapixel camera specifically designed for use in extreme conditions”. G. Wylie also said “It is shockproof, waterproof, crushproof”.
Several Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 reviewers considered that it was good at resisting water ingress. Thomas Pots mentioned 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” in his review of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870.
A number of people considered that this digital camera was well made. Thomas Pots said on Amazon “The camera is quite a heavy object, solid and in the hand”. One Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 reviewer said in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to damage or scratch. Mr. A.n.other mentioned on Amazon last year “The main screen scratches very easily” in their review.