Several people wrote in their reviews that the Sony Xperia was thin. Aaron Saliba mentioned in his review “It's simply incredible how sony managed to fit high end specs within the ultra thin design”. Amazon Customer scored it very highly and wrote “Beautiful, slim, light, fast, sleek design.I took my time choosing my android tab as well as comparing it to all others”. Three years ago Barnes Grant-Muller mentioned in their Sony Xperia review “Now I have had it a week it really is quite something special! Its lightweight, slim, so not clunky”.
Several Sony Xperia reviewers said in their reviews that this tablet was compact. A. D. Green said “Its pictures are crystal clear, Its much more compact and lighter than a laptop” in their review of the Sony Xperia. Maarten gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon two years ago “I already have a Z1 compact smartphone with which I am really pleased so decided to stick with Sony”. Expert website Good Gear Guide.com.au gave the product a rating of 75 out of 100 and said in their Sony Xperia review “A compact design, good build quality”.
A few customers said in their reviews that this tablet was lightweight. Amazon Customer rated the product 5 stars and mentioned “Its very lightweight and its colour definition” in their Sony Xperia review. Mrs Sarah Pritchard wrote on Amazon “Tablet is lightweight and apparently watertight” and gave the product a score of 5 stars. Three years ago Papabri said on Amazon “It's very lightweight and the wider frame than the Galaxy Tab/Note series gives you a bit more room to hold onto the tablet without touching the screen” in their review of this tablet.
Two Sony Xperia reviewers concluded that it was a good weight. Dr Barry Clayton said “This one is easily the best for weight, slimness, graphics, sound, build”. R wrote “The real big positives of the physical aspects of the tablet are its light weight” in their Sony Xperia review and rated it 80 out of 100.
A few customers reckoned that the product was good physically. Nine years ago Laptopmag.com mentioned “This Windows Mobile phone boasts an exquisite physical design and a unique user interface.” in their Sony Xperia review.