Fourteen owners considered that it was compact. Digit.in mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Compact design”. Smithy wrote “It really is great! Very light, compact, big lens with remarkable zoom” in their Canon SX510 HS review. Lrp said in their review of this digital camera two years ago “Nice compact small fast camera” .
Three customers who purchased the product considered that it was a good size. Indalu gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert review site Walmart.com “Good size for sticking in a purse.”. Three years ago M. D. Harris mentioned on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “In spite of it's small proportions it's quite comfortable to hold, with a rubberised hand grip” in their review of this digital camera.
Three customers wrote in their reviews that it was lightweight. Buttercup gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said “It will sit comfortably in the palm of your hand and is really lightweight”. They also wrote “My main requirements were a good optical zoom and good manual override functionality, in a small lightweight body” in their review. Lian said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “It's lightweight, easy to use” in their review of this digital camera.