Some customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was compact. Ephotozine.com said in their Canon PowerShot A4000 review on expert website Ephotozine “The Canon Powershot A4000 IS is a compact camera with a 16 megapixel sensor, 8x optical zoom lens”. Cnet.co.uk said on CNET.co.uk “Sensitivity Colours Video test Conclusion Tradition dictates that anyone looking for a really compact Canon should buy themselves an IXUS”. Cnet.co.uk also said “The Canon PowerShot A4000 IS is a very compact camera that's easy to use, with dedicated help screens for beginners”.
Several people who purchased the Canon PowerShot A4000 concluded that it was thin. Reviewed.com said “The Canon PowerShot A4000 IS is a mid-range entry-level model sporting an 8x optical zoom lens in a body slim enough to slip into your pocket” in their Canon PowerShot A4000 review.
One Canon PowerShot A4000 reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was lightweight. Glynis Butcher she wrote four years ago “Lightweight and takes great pictures” in her review of the Canon PowerShot A4000. One Canon PowerShot A4000 owner considered that this digital camera was a good size. Four years ago Hod Carrier wrote in their review on Amazon “A good size screen”.
One Canon PowerShot A4000 owner mentioned in their reviews that the product was heavy and bulky. Four years ago P. A. Barge said in their review “It has proved just what I wanted - telephoto v useful - a good size camera, not heavy to carry”.
One Canon PowerShot A4000 reviewer who purchased this digital camera wrote that it was a good body shape.