Four Contour Design Contour+ owners who reviewed it concluded that it was good looking. Dv.com said eleven years ago “Although Im pretty adept at keyboard shortcuts, Ive always loved working with jog/shuttle controls”. Two years ago Erkki Salonen wrote “Pretty good one when working with Magix Video Pro X7” in their Contour Design Contour+ review. Julian Mildren wrote on Amazon “The feel of the jog-wheel and centre frame control is just superb reminds me of some of the up-market Sony edit controllers of old” in his Contour Design Contour+ review.
Two Contour Design Contour+ owners who reviewed it thought it was well designed. Digitalmedianet.com wrote in their Contour Design Contour+ review “Flat profile, ergonomic design, stability on desk, ease”. Mr. Lnf Maitland said on Amazon three years ago “The design is extremely comfortable”.
One Contour Design Contour+ reviewer said in their reviews that the Contour Design Contour+ was neat. G. Harrop wrote on Amazon “Very neat! It is also very easy to modify any of the button's actions to suit your own preferences” in their review of this camcorder.
One customer reckoned that it was smooth. Tom mentioned in his review of the Contour Design Contour+ “The scroll wheel works brilliantly and is as smooth or as fast as you want”.