A number of customers reckoned that the product was compact. Cas66 wrote in their review of the Sony DSC-W510R “Very compact and creates very clear pictures” and rated it 5 stars. J. B said six years ago “This is a very compact camera and I can't fault it”. John F. mentioned in his review on Amazon “Frankly when paying this sort of price for a compact camera I would suggest looking at compact models offered by manufacturers who have specialised in photography for years - Canon” nonetheless he only scored the product 3 stars.
One Sony DSC-W510R owner who bought it concluded that it was thin. John F. wrote on Amazon “Small, slim and sleek design taking up little room”.
One Sony DSC-W510R owner mentioned in their reviews that it was lightweight. Lulu gave the product a rating of 5 stars and she said on Amazon six years ago “It is compact and lightweight and does everything you need from this type of camera” in her review of the Sony DSC-W510R.