Eighty-seven people wrote in their reviews that it was compact. Expert website Pcworld.co.nz wrote “The bottom line is that the Canon PowerShot G16 is a great compact camera if you're after something that you can have a lot of control over” and scored it 4 stars out of 5. Four years ago Goodgearguide.com.au said on Good Gear Guide.com.au “Canon's PowerShot G16 is a solidly built compact that supplies good versatility thanks to its f/18 lens” in their review of this digital camera. Also four years ago expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk said “Compact system cameras (CSCs) are smaller, better” in their review of this digital camera and rated it 4 stars out of 5.
Thirty-two owners reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Expert review site Cameralabs.com said four years ago “Canon G16 review The Canon PowerShot G16 is the latest in a long line of chunky compacts aimed at the demands of enthusiasts”. Dpreview.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert website DP Review “Most are compact enough to be considered appealing alternatives to heavier, bulkier, interchangeable lens camera systems”. Two years ago Jd said on Bhphotovideo.com “Family portraits and sports videos are perfect easy to grip because of its heavier weight”.
Nine customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was lightweight. Three years ago Niehck mentioned “Lightweight! Amazing image quality battery life not so great” and gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Photo Shooter mentioned in their review of this digital camera “If you are looking for a quality, lightweight, advanced camera”. Bbuydad mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Bestbuy.com two years ago “After some hands on shopping though, I realized I'd want a more compact and lightweight package”.
Eight owners said in their reviews that it was a good body shape. Techsmart.co.za mentioned “Strong body”. Bestbuy.com gave this digital camera a rating of a maximum of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this digital camera “Nice Body Color”. Heather mentioned in her review of this digital camera two years ago “The camera body is set up nicely, intuitively, buttons easy to reach” .
Six people reckoned that this digital camera was good structurally. Nothingwired.com mentioned three years ago “Sharp fast lens even at tele end, rugged construction, enough coustomizable, good macro quality” . Marcos said on Bhphotovideo.com two years ago “I needed a very portable, high quality camera for documenting construction missions work”. Acallaway mentioned on Bestbuy.com three years ago “Nice and solid in your hands so works well for our construction crews to take photos on the jobsites”.