Two people said in their reviews that the product was compact. Alison wrote in her review of this camcorder two years ago “Compact for carrying” and scored it 80 out of 100. Anthony Whitlock mentioned on expert website Amazon in the same month “Compact camcorder, does what it says on the tin”.
Two people wrote in their reviews that the product was heavy and bulky. Two years ago Bobsta said “I come from the old school of camcorders - big bulky units that relied on physical tapes” in their Canon Legria HF R66 review and scored it a maximum of 5 stars.
Two owners who bought it thought it was lightweight. Two years ago Mykeyreviews mentioned on expert review site Amazon “♦ Brief ♦The Canon Legria HFR66 is a compact and very lightweight camcorder” in their review of this camcorder. Also two years ago Gary B rated it 5 stars out of 5 and he said “The quality is great, its lightweight, very portable”.