Several people who purchased it concluded that it was compact. Dario mentioned “This is a great compact camera” . Three years ago Dr. G. H. Hodgskins wrote on Amazon “I was limited for travel space so thought I would check out a nice, small compact from a brand I trust” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9500. Jane mentioned on Amazon “Good compact and light camera with easy controls”.
Four Nikon Coolpix S9500 owners wrote in their reviews that it was thin. Expert review site Pcmag.com said in their Nikon Coolpix S9500 review “A long 22x lens into a slim form factor” . Photographyblog.com said on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “The Nikon Coolpix S9500 is a slim and stylish travel-zoom digital compact camera” in their review of this digital camera. Steves-Digicams.com said on expert website Steve's Digicams “Quick TakeProsLarge 22x optical zoom lens in a thin camera is a great featureImage quality is good with sharp photos” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9500.
A few Nikon Coolpix S9500 owners who bought this digital camera considered that it was lightweight. A G Pare mentioned on Amazon two years ago “Purchased the camera for my wife as a lightweight travelling camera for a special holiday in China” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S9500 but even so they scored it 1 stars. Boozy said in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Lightweight and fairly easy to use” and scored the product 80 out of 100. Peter of Harrogate wrote “Great lightweight camera”.
A few customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was a good size. Artemis wrote in their review “A good size so easily able to take out in a small bag! Took this camera with me to a festival”. David Armstrong wrote in October last year “Good size for carrying around” in his review of this digital camera.
One Nikon Coolpix S9500 reviewer who reviewed this digital camera thought it was heavy and bulky. Steve mentioned on Amazon “Highly recommended for anyone who doesn't want a bulky camera around their neck” in his review of this digital camera and scored the product 5 stars.