Six people who purchased it concluded that it was compact. Ephotozine.com wrote on Ephotozine “It packs a 10x optical zoom lens into a very compact body, certainly small” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S6200 and scored this digital camera 4 stars. Techradar.com said “The Coolpix S8100 - that aims to combine ease of use with compact, stylish designs”. Digitalversus.com said on expert website Digital Versus five years ago “The Nikon Coolpix S6200 will be fine for anyone looking for a simple, basic compact that's easy to use” in their Nikon Coolpix S6200 review.
One Nikon Coolpix S6200 reviewer said that it was thin. Digitalversus.com wrote in their review on expert review site Digital Versus five years ago “The S6200 seems surprisingly slim for a superzoom compact, at just 15 mm thick”. One person wrote in their reviews that it was thick. Expert website Digitalversus.com mentioned “A block of black plastic no less than 9 mm thick is effectively stuck onto the back of the camera” in their review.