Six customers who bought this digital camera thought it was compact. Techworld.com wrote “Compact body by DSLR standards (though its not for everyone” however they only gave it a score of 14 out of 100. Expert website Gogi.in wrote “Canon EOS 1100D the compact and advanced digital SLR now comes with double zoom lens kit combo pack for Rs” in their review of the Canon 1000D. Expert website Urban75.org mentioned “The compact dSLR packs a 7-point wide area AF system, 2.5" LCD” in their review of this digital camera.
Five people who reviewed it agreed that it was lightweight. Expert review site V3.co.uk said in their review of this digital camera “At £499 (for the lightweight body only, without a lens”. Expert website Macworld.co.uk said in their review of this digital camera seven years ago “The compact, lightweight 10-megapixel 1000D is the most affordable route into the Canon EOS system, which offers the unmatchable advantage of over 60 compatible lenses” . Expert website Digitalartsonline.co.uk mentioned “The compact, lightweight 10-megapixel 1000D is the most affordable route into the Canon EOS system, which offers an unmatchable 60-plus compatible lenses”.
One customer who reviewed the product thought it was a good body shape. Dpexpert.com.au rated it 6 stars and said in their Canon 1000D review “And when the time comes to move up to a better body the Canon lenses will still be in the bag to use on the new camera”.
One customer who purchased it said that it was thin. Nine years ago Ephotozine.com rated it 5 stars and said in their review of the Canon 1000D “With the popularity of the EOS 400D, this model isnt going to lose any points with it being the younger, prettier, thinner and more intelligent sibling”.