Seventy-eight customers concluded that it was compact. Expert website Cnet.com gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote four years ago “Sony may be a camera-come-lately with its Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 enthusiast compact.”. Cnet.com also mentioned “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100's compact, elegant design, generally excellent photo quality, bright, fast lens”. Cnet.com also mentioned “A nice choice if your looking for an advanced compact with class-leading video capabilities”.
A few Sony DSC-RX100 reviewers who bought the Sony DSC-RX100 thought it was lightweight. Expert website Techtree.com gave this digital cameras a rating of 4 stars and mentioned “Yet incredibly lightweight, considering what it packs” in their review. Pcadvisor.co.uk mentioned in their Sony DSC-RX100 review on expert review site PC Advisor.co.uk “A compact with heavyweight features yet a lightweight body”.
One person considered that the Sony DSC-RX100 was easy to carry around. Four years ago expert review site Hardwarezone.com.sg mentioned “There's the digital compact for those who want something small, light and easy to use” in their review of the Sony DSC-RX100 and scored it 5 stars.
One customer who bought this digital cameras wrote that it was a good weight. expert review site Digitalversus.com said “Its dimensions and weight clearly make it a direct rival for high-end compacts like the Fuji X10, Panasonic LX5, Olympus XZ-1, etc” in their review of this digital cameras.
One customer who reviewed this digital cameras wrote that it was tight. Goodgearguide.com.au rated it 90 out of 100 and mentioned on expert website Good Gear Guide.com.au four years ago “It's tiny enough to be carried in a pants pocket (even if you prefer a tight style), yet it can produce image quality that some digital SLRs can't come clos”.