Three Sony DSC-HX300 owners who reviewed the product considered that it was compact. G. J. Hircombe said in their review on Amazon “As an owner of a Sony Nex-7, decided to purchase this camera as a replacement for my friendsrather old Nikon compact”. Expert review site Techradar.com/au/ scored the Sony DSC-HX300 80 out of 100 and wrote three years ago “Buying Guide Best compact camera As you'd expect from a DSLR-styled bridge camera bearing the Sony brand”.
A number of people wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was heavy and bulky. Ellen scored the Sony DSC-HX300 very highly and she said on Amazon “Used it with 45 seconds great zoom, easy to handle, not too heavy.” in her review of the Sony DSC-HX300. Emma mentioned on Amazon “This is perfect - nice camera, not too heavy and takes fab photos” and rated the product as excellent.
One Sony DSC-HX300 reviewer who reviewed the product reckoned that it was a good weight. Mrs. J. A. Cullen scored it very highly and said in their review of this digital camera “I am happy that the HX300 batteries are much lighter in weight”.
One Sony DSC-HX300 reviewer wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was a squeeze to fit in. One Sony DSC-HX300 owner who reviewed the Sony DSC-HX300 concluded that it was good physically. Techradar.com wrote on expert website Techradar “It has physical heft” and scored this digital camera 4 stars.
One person said that it was heavy. Iain S. Palin rated it 5 stars and said in their review of this digital camera “The positive factors heavily outweigh the negatives”. One Sony DSC-HX300 owner who purchased it reckoned that it was easy to carry around.