A number of customers who reviewed this digital cameras reckoned that it was compact. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert website Ephotozine “Canon announced the 220 HS in February 2011, adding to their range of premium IXUS digital compact cameras” in their review of this digital cameras. Ephotozine.com also mentioned “The IXUS 220 HS is a really good looking, compact camera which takes pictures with excellent colour reproduction”. Photographyblog.com mentioned in their review on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “The new Canon IXUS 220 HS is a stylish compact camera that offers an ultra-wide 5x zoom, full 1080p HD movies”.
Several Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS reviewers wrote in their reviews that the product was thin. Expert review site Cnet.co.uk said “The £185 Canon IXUS 220 HS is slim, stylish and offers many of the same advantages as the IXUS 115 HS, which we're rather fond of.” and scored it 4 stars. Goodgearguide.com.au said in their Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS review on Good Gear Guide.com.au “The Canon IXUS 220 HS is a 12-megapixel compact that's slim, well built”. expert review site Pcadvisor.co.uk wrote “If you're after a good quality, slim, autom”.
Two people who reviewed the Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS considered that it was heavy and bulky. Expert website Hardwarezone.com.sg wrote in their review five years ago “They probably wouldn’t like to lug around a bulky camera and a bag”.
One person who purchased it wrote that it was a squeeze to fit in. Pocket-Lint.com said in their review of the Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS “Quick review Full review Images (10) News Related Independent Reviews Squeezed between the £150 Canon IXUS 115 HS pocket point”.
One Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS reviewer said in their reviews that it was lightweight. Expert website Cameras.co.uk said five years ago “The Canon IXUS 220 HS is a small, lightweight digital camera” in their review and rated the Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS 86 out of 100.