Some Nikon D3200 owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was compact. Two years ago Chrissy Sawyer wrote on Amazon “Whoops, then bought a compact Digital camera” in her review of this digital camera. David Avoura King rated the product 5 stars and he said in his review of the Nikon D3200 on Amazon three years ago “A big improvement in quality of photos over the old compact camera I had before”. Gibbsy gave the Nikon D3200 a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the Nikon D3200 also three years ago “If you are new to anything more than a compact theres a fair bit to it if you want to get technical”.
A few people considered that it was lightweight. Asf scored it 4 stars and said on Amazon “Great quality lightweight DSLR” in their review of this digital camera. James Legate said on Amazon three years ago “Astonishingly good photo's, relatively lightweight” in his review. Onewithall said in their review on Amazon “Lightweight, which is it's main advantage over full frame DSLRs, along with price” and gave it a score of 5 stars.
Some people who bought it wrote that it was a good body shape. David P wrote in his review of the Nikon D3200 “Omitting the lens motor from the body means my excellent Sigma 17-70 lens (no in-built motor) has to be used with manual focus which I find very sensitive”. Mr. Ireneusz Zielinski said “Decided to buy body only + fast 35mm/1.8 prime lens”. R. Golin mentioned on Amazon four years ago “I hear that this body is as good as the D5100, with slightly less fancy shmancy stuff, like the flip-LCD”.
A number of customers reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Two years ago Amazon Customer said on Amazon “It's not too heavy to carry around” in their review of the Nikon D3200. Petersmac wrote in their review five years ago “The camera is not particularly heavy, I could carry this all day happily, whereas thats not true with bulkier pro dslrs”.
A number of people thought it was a good weight. Malcolms scored it very highly and mentioned three years ago “It is a great camera, light weight and smaller than the D50 with more features” in their review. Nomadintent wrote “The image quality, ease of use, light weight and reasonable cost make this incredible value for money”.