Some Canon Legria HF R506 reviewers agreed that it was compact. Ash said “This come packaged in a relatively small, compact box, with enough padding”. Two years ago Mr. Roy Foreman gave it a rating of 4 stars and he wrote “The R506 is light and compact” in his review of the Canon Legria HF R506.
Some Canon Legria HF R506 owners who bought the product said that it was lightweight. Benjamin Reed gave the Canon Legria HF R506 a score of 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “People who want to practice filming with a lightweight, portable camera or people who want to have a video camera just because” in his review of this camcorder. Mutantkeyboard wrote in their review of the Canon Legria HF R506 “They're small, lightweight and they have a fair recording time given the size of the battery”.
One Canon Legria HF R506 owner concluded that this camcorder was a good size. Gary-P said “Small enough to fit in a good size pocket and very light” . One Canon Legria HF R506 reviewer who reviewed it thought it was thin. Inspector Gadget mentioned “The sound is pretty thin though” in their review.
One person mentioned in their reviews that the product was heavy and bulky. Matt mentioned in his review of this camcorder on Amazon “Not too heavy, just reassuringly so”.