A number of Canon PowerShot D30 reviewers concluded that the product was compact. This month Gaye Chinook gave it a rating of 5 stars and she wrote on Amazon “Nice compact camera” in her review of this digital cameras. Two years ago M Croker said in their review “This one will replace them all, its compact, provides good images both in an out of the water”. Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned on What Digital Camera “Canon PowerShot D30 Review - Canon's latest waterproof compact follows on from some impressive predecessors.” in their review of this digital cameras and gave it a score of 82 out of 100.
One Canon PowerShot D30 owner considered that the Canon PowerShot D30 was good physically. Michaeljtbrooks said on Amazon “We sent the unit back under warranty to ValueBasket who refused to repair it under warranty stating it was "physical damage" thus not covered by warranty” in their review but in spite of that gave the Canon PowerShot D30 a rating of 1 stars.
One Canon PowerShot D30 reviewer wrote in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot D30 was thin. Trevorb55 mentioned “Bought to replace a Canon D10 that finally died after years of underwater service and no regrets - this one is a far slimmer and better looking camera”.
One customer wrote that the Canon PowerShot D30 was heavy and bulky. M. W. Hall gave it a score of 4 stars and said “For a camera that's rugged enough to take on reasonably deep dives without having to worry about bulky (and extremely expensive) housings” in their review of this digital cameras.
One person considered that it was a good weight. M. W. Hall wrote in their Canon PowerShot D30 review “Has a reassuring weight”. One customer who reviewed the product thought it was a good depth.