Nine Nikon D5 owners mentioned that this digital camera was compact. Js and Rsw wrote in their review of this digital camera “Got this as needed dslr with better AF than a compact, for snapping kids” and rated it 4 stars. Three years ago Mr. Ahmad J. Zaigham said in his review “Camera body is compact”. Rob73 wrote on Amazon “Low light performance of a point and shoot compact camera” in their review.
Five Nikon D5 owners who bought this digital camera considered that it was heavy and bulky. C. Lux wrote on Amazon “It isn't too heavy (I tested out the D7000 before I got this” in their review of this digital camera and scored it 5 stars. Four years ago Christine Cox wrote on Amazon “Not too heavy either” in her review. Craig Bullard said on Amazon “I should also add that it's a delight to handle, not at all too heavy or feeling too light, cheap” in his review of this digital camera.
A number of Nikon D5 owners wrote in their reviews that the product was a good body shape. Lyndabowyer mentioned on Amazon “Bought this camera body as a cheaper back-up to my other higher end Nikons”. Mick Noshan mentioned on Amazon “This combination gives me a chance to get maximum use of a great lens and versatile body” in their Nikon D5 review. Mr. Ahmad J. Zaigham wrote on Amazon “Nikon D5200 camera body - excellent in all respects” in his review of this digital camera and scored the Nikon D5 5 stars.
Three Nikon D5 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was lightweight. Chris984 mentioned in their Nikon D5 review on Amazon “I was looking out for a DSLR that would be lightweight yet perform well”.
A few people concluded that the product was a good weight. Ip4 mentioned on Amazon “Flash exposure very goodEasily carried camera, long battery life, light weight, bright viewfinder very good clear LCD” and gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars. Malkin said “Fast, pic quality, light weight, swivel screen” .