Fourty-five customers thought it was compact. Cnet.com gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote on CNET.com “10x zoom in an attractive compact body”. Pcworld.in said “The Coolpix S8000 has a simple compact design despite its 10x optical zoom” in their review of the Nikon Coolpix S8000. Pcworld.in also mentioned “Are the hottest in the camera market right now, with each company has at least one compact long zoom cameras in their line-up” in their review.
Nineteen people who reviewed it thought it was thin. Good Gear Guide.com.au wrote “Excellent macro mode, slim and lightweight, good backlight” in their review of this digital camera. Ld2.ciol.com said “Slim body”. Asia.cnet.com gave it a rating of 72 out of 100 and said seven years ago “Slim and sleek design” in their review of this digital camera.
Three people wrote that this digital camera was good structurally.
Three customers who reviewed it concluded that it was heavy and bulky. Wilson W. Wyatt, Jr. mentioned on Amazon “My primary camera is a Nikon D300 with some heavy lenses”. M. Mcdonald mentioned “The macro setting is great ! The size is great, although a little bit heavier than others I seen”. Seven years ago L. Martinez wrote “When traveling it is bulky to take the charge equipment with the camera” in their review of this digital camera.
One customer who reviewed it mentioned that it was a good body shape. One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was lightweight. Gary N. Helfrich mentioned on Amazon “If you want a small lightweight camera for all around shooting then I highly recommend this one”.