Some Canon EOS 1000D reviewers who purchased the product thought it was compact. Seven years ago expert website Toptenreviews.com said “The Rebel XS features compact styling and a comfortable grip” and gave it a score of 4 stars. Six years ago expert review site Photoradar.com wrote “As technology has advanced, its cameras aimed at this market have been made cheaper and more compact, whilst st” in their review of this digital camera and gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars. Urban75.org mentioned “The compact dSLR packs a 7-point wide area AF system, 2.5" LCD” in their review of the Canon EOS 1000D.
A few people who reviewed it agreed that it was lightweight. Expert review site V3.co.uk gave the Canon EOS 1000D a rating of 4 stars and said in their review “At £499 (for the lightweight body only, without a lens”. Digitalartsonline.co.uk said “The compact, lightweight 10-megapixel 1000D is the most affordable route into the Canon EOS system, which offers an unmatchable 60-plus compatible lenses”. Expert website Macworld.co.uk said seven years ago “The compact, lightweight 10-megapixel 1000D is the most affordable route into the Canon EOS system, which offers the unmatchable advantage of over 60 compatible lenses” in their review.
One customer mentioned in their reviews that the Canon EOS 1000D was thin. Nine years ago expert website Ephotozine.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “With the popularity of the EOS 400D, this model isnt going to lose any points with it being the younger, prettier, thinner and more intelligent sibling”.
One Canon EOS 1000D owner concluded that it was a good body shape. Dpexpert.com.au mentioned in their Canon EOS 1000D review “And when the time comes to move up to a better body the Canon lenses will still be in the bag to use on the new camera”.