Fourty-three people mentioned in their reviews that the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS was compact. Expert review site Techradar.com mentioned “Buying Guide Best compact camera 2012 It's been five years since Canon launched its PowerShot SX series of family superzooms” and scored it 7 stars. Cnet.co.uk said on expert review site CNET.co.uk five years ago “In this review Design and features Stills tests Video test Conclusion If you're looking for the perfect mix of compact camera specs right now, 12.1 megapixels” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a score of 7 stars. Expert review site Dcresource.com said in their review of this digital camera “Conclusion The Canon PowerShot SX260 is a travel zoom camera that packs a 20X zoom lens into a compact and stylish package” .
Eleven people mentioned in their reviews that the product was heavy and bulky. Expert review site Computeractive.co.uk mentioned “To get both you usually have to put up with a bulky camera”. P.silver wrote on Amazon.co.uk “Slightly more bulky than a previous Canon model.” in their review of this digital camera. Peter Seymour gave it a score of 7 stars and he wrote “Quite heavy which is a little dissappointing as I want to carry with me on long cycle rides”.
One owner who reviewed it concluded that it was lightweight. Yorkshire Walker said “I found the SZ3 to be quite small and very lightweight, so I returned this to Amazon (excellent after sales service as usual” in their review of this digital camera.
One customer mentioned in their reviews that it was a good size. A wrote in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS “It takes excellent photos, is very portable with a good size and weight to carry around”.
One person concluded that it was thin. Cam Buyer said in their review of the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS four years ago “The Canon one is much thinner so it leaves you more space for your left index to rest on the top left side of the camera” and gave it a rating of 4 stars.