Eighteen people who reviewed the product concluded that it was compact. Techradar.com mentioned on expert website Techradar “Sony was one of the first few manufacturers to bring a compact system camera to the market, with the original Sony NEX-5” in their review of this digital camera. Four years ago expert review site T3.com said “Is the first in the series to use the the E-Mount lens system from the NEX compact system camera range” in their review of this digital camera. In the same month Ephotozine.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “The Sony Alpha 3000 is roughly the same size as a compact Digital SLR, such as the Sony Alpha A58”.
Four owners who reviewed it concluded that it was lightweight. Stugotz gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars and said on Bestbuy.com “This camera takes awesome pics, its lightweight, easy to use”. Angellkc mentioned “It makes the process go by so much quicker and it is very easy to use and lightweight”. Jules scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he mentioned on Bestbuy.com two years ago “Great for all ages, easy, lightweight and very useful” in his review of the Sony Alpha A3000.
Two people said in their reviews that the product was heavy and bulky. Eleven years ago Pcadvisor.co.uk scored it 4 stars out of 5 and said on expert website PC Advisor.co.uk “The NW-A3000 is heavy and lacks the user-friendly access to tracks found on its rivals” in their review of this digital camera. Smh.com.au said also eleven years ago “What costs the same as an iPod and yet is bigger, heavier, smaller in capacity”.
One owner who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was a good body shape. Trusted Reviews wrote “Light body”. One customer who bought it considered that it was thick.
One customer who reviewed this digital camera thought it was thin. Cortinneb gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned on Bestbuy.com “I like the tablet, its slim and fits in my laptop bag with ease”.