Some Fujifilm FinePix S8650 reviewers who reviewed the product said that it was compact. Anne Farrall said in her review on Amazon “Fantastic little camera - compact enough to pop into a bag, great for my recent holiday photos as I didn't have to lug my DSLR camera”. Danny mentioned in his review on Amazon two years ago “The compact size enables it to fit in your pocket nicely”. Kindle Customer wrote in their Fujifilm FinePix S8650 review on Amazon “It is nice and compact while still giving a 'big camera' feel” and scored this digital camera 80 out of 100.
One customer said in their reviews that it was lightweight. Stuart Parnell rated it 5 stars and he wrote “It is lightweight and does all I need, cannot wait to use it at a wedding in a couple of weeks” in his review of this digital camera.
One person who purchased it reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Zaphod5 rated the Fujifilm FinePix S8650 5 stars and mentioned in their Fujifilm FinePix S8650 review on Amazon “So I will add the S8650 if not in a bulky case will comfortably fit in spaces some other bridge cameras won't”.