A few customers who purchased it thought it was thin. Pcmag.com wrote on expert website PC Mag two years ago “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS1 ($129.99) is a shockingly slim pocket shooter with a 16-megapixel CCD image sensor”. Ephotozine.com mentioned on Ephotozine “The Panasonic Lumix XS1 has been announced, with an ultra thin body, just 14mm at the thinnest point”. Photographyblog.com wrote on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “Designed primarily for the happy snapper, this super thin camera sports a 16 megapixel sensor, 5x optical zoom, 24mm wide-angle lens”.
One customer who bought it considered that it was a good body shape. Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital camera on Ephotozine “It has a metal body, available in a variety of colours” but even so they only rated the product 60 out of 100.
One person said in their reviews that the product was compact. Expert website Photographyblog.com wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS1 “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS1 is a slimline point and shoot digital compact camera” and scored it 4 stars.