Ten owners who bought it concluded that it was compact. Ephotozine.com mentioned in their Benq G1 review on expert website Ephotozine “The BenQ G1 originally interested us due to the compact size, bright lens” and gave the product a rating of 70 out of 100. Photographyblog.com said in their review of this digital camera on PhotographyBlog.com “The BenQ G1 is a compact camera with a fast f/1.8-4.9 lens”. Expert review site Stuff.tv wrote “The BenQ is more of an enthusiastic pretender than a genuine high-end compact”.
Four people mentioned in their reviews that it was thin. G. Wylie wrote in their review of this digital camera four years ago “Slim with good range of specs!” . Zetan mentioned on Amazon.co.uk “The wiring of the A161P's is thin and I had my doubts that they would last very long”. I. Fairweather wrote “Attracted by the reticulating screen and the slim design”.
One owner wrote in their reviews that the product was a good body shape.
One person who reviewed the product concluded that it was heavy and bulky. Zetan wrote on Amazon.co.uk “I mainly listen to rock and heavy metal and these are amazing sounding, really punchy” but in spite of that they scored it 1 stars out of 5.
One customer who purchased the product said that it was a good size.