Thirteen Canon 220 HS reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the product was compact. Ephotozine.com said in their Canon 220 HS review “Canon announced the 220 HS in February 2011, adding to their range of premium IXUS digital compact cameras”. Ephotozine.com also wrote “The IXUS 220 HS is a really good looking, compact camera which takes pictures with excellent colour reproduction”. Photographyblog.com rated the Canon 220 HS 4 stars and said on PhotographyBlog.com six years ago “The new Canon IXUS 220 HS is a stylish compact camera that offers an ultra-wide 5x zoom, full 1080p HD movies”.
Several Canon 220 HS owners who reviewed it said that it was thin. Cnet.co.uk wrote on expert review site CNET.co.uk “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.”. Goodgearguide.com.au wrote “The Canon IXUS 220 HS is a 12-megapixel compact that's slim, well built” and gave the Canon 220 HS a rating of 75 out of 100. Six years ago Steves-Digicams.com wrote in their review “The 300 HS is being touted by Canon as the world's thinnest 24mm, 5x optical zoom digital camera with Optical Image S”.
Some Canon 220 HS reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Hardwarezone.com.sg scored the product 4 stars and said in their review “They probably wouldn’t like to lug around a bulky camera and a bag”.
One customer who reviewed the Canon 220 HS mentioned that it was easy to carry around. Pcadvisor.co.uk said in their review on expert review site PC Advisor.co.uk “The key aspects of the Canon IXUS 220 HS camera are its thin frame, which makes it very easy to carry in a trouser pocket” and scored this digital camera 80 out of 100.
One Canon 220 HS owner concluded that the product was lightweight. Expert website Cameras.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera six years ago “The Canon IXUS 220 HS is a small, lightweight digital camera” .