Thirty-six people wrote in their reviews that the Canon 500 was compact. Imaging Resource.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Compact size with 4.4x optical zoom lens”. Digitalversus.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera five years ago “The recent Canon PowerShot S100 expert compact shares its name with the American version of the Digital Ixus” . Expert website Fhm.com.ph mentioned “Your standard compact shooter” in their review of this digital camera.
Three people who bought this digital camera wrote that it was thin. Pcadvisor.co.uk rated this digital camera 4 stars out of 5 and wrote on expert review site PC Advisor.co.uk “I would suggest the Canon IXUS 220 HS instead, because of its slim form factor”. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote on Expert Reviews five years ago “The slim, sumptuous design”. Expert website Digitaltrends.com said in their review of this digital camera “The Canon Elph 520 HS is a slim, sleek and powerful little camera”.
Two people who purchased it reckoned that it was a good body shape. Digicambuyer.co.uk said on Digicam Buyer.co.uk “Its classy stainless steel body has a mix of curves”. Expert website Letsgodigital.org wrote in their review of this digital camera six years ago “The 12.1 megapixel Canon IXUS 310 HS digital camera, introduced in February this year, is a typical IXUS camera and thereby guarantees high image quality and a sleek, stainless steel body” .
One owner thought the product was easy to carry around. Expert review site Cameras.co.uk rated it 77 out of 100 and said “Likely to appeal to anyone looking for a digital camera that looks good, is easy to carry around and takes a decent shot” in their review of this digital camera.
One customer considered that this digital camera was heavy and bulky. Expert review site Pocket-Lint.com wrote “The Canon IXUS family of credit card sized digital compacts has become synonymous with blending substance with a heavy dose of style”.