Some customers who reviewed this digital camera thought it was compact. Andi said “This compact (which I bought for my mum) is seriously letting the side down” in their review. In January last year Mr. David G. Weldon rated the product 5 stars and he mentioned in his review of the Canon IXUS 160 “A great little camera, capable of real quality photos and genuinely compact”. Philip wrote on Amazon “Good point and shoot compact camera” in his Canon IXUS 160 review.
Several Canon IXUS 160 reviewers concluded that this digital camera was easy to carry around. Claire Louise Roberts mentioned “Excellent camera, pocket size, easy to carry about compact love it”. Mrs. S. J. Benton wrote on Amazon “Light and easy too” and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100.
A number of people who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was lightweight. Beverley Abbott rated the Canon IXUS 160 4 stars and she said “Nice lightweight camera easy to use, was disappointed that there was not a lead to connect to PC to download photos as with my Panasonic camera” in her Canon IXUS 160 review. C.obafemi mentioned in their review last year “Easy to use and lightweight so can fit in hand, bag or pocket” and gave it a score of 5 stars.
One person who purchased the Canon IXUS 160 considered that it was a good weight. Philip wrote in his review of the Canon IXUS 160 on Amazon two years ago “Good light weight camera.”.