Twenty-four owners agreed that this digital camera was good looking. Website Newegg.com scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said “The stand is pretty stout - it's adjustments are perhaps stiff (as others have noted) for a reason”. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert website Ephotozine “The Canon IXUS 510 HS is a stylish ultra compact camera with a huge 12x optical zoom lens, image stabilisation” and rated the product 70 out of 100. Five years ago expert website Photographyblog.com wrote “The new Canon IXUS 510 HS is a stylish and well-appointed compact camera”.
Six owners concluded that it was well designed. Website Newegg.com gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their Canon ELPH 530 HS review “The design”. Pocket-Lint.com said on expert website Pocket Lint “However the overall design is less appealing”. Expert review site Cnet.com.au wrote “Its boxy design somehow magically hides a 12x optical zoom, which” in their review of this digital camera.
Two owners who reviewed this digital camera wrote that it was smooth. Expert website Reviewed.com wrote “It retails for a smooth $349 and currently it's king of the ELPH mountain”. They also said “The Canon Powershot ELPH 530 HS (also known as the IXUS 510 HS outside of North America) is a brick-shaped, WiFi-enabled, touchscreen-equipped travel zoom, retailing for a smooth $349” in their review.