Thirteen people who bought the product mentioned that it was compact. Steve wrote “A Recommended Step-Up For Those Wanting To Move On From A Compact Point & Shoot!”. Steven Harker mentioned in his review of the Nikon D5 “Firstly it came with the newer AF-P compact lens rather than the VR 11 that I was expecting”. Steven Harker also said “It does make the camera compact” in his review.
Thirteen owners who reviewed it agreed that it was heavy and bulky. Expert website Avhub.com.au said in their review of this digital camera in April last year “On one level the D5 is just a better D4S which means it's still a big and heavy D-SLR primarily aimed at working photographers who need, above anything else” . Avhub.com.au also wrote “The D5 is just a better D4S which means it's still a big and heavy D-SLR primarily aimed at working photographers who need, above all else” in their review. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk said “A few, heavier film cameras later and th”.
Twelve people who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was a good body shape. In April last year expert website Shutterbug.com said “A robust, professional body”. T. Maidens gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said on Amazon “Please Nikon can you put this sensor in a D300 body with a fast processing engine, decent buffer, snappy autofocus”. Vellori A. C. N. wrote “That's one very good entry level body camera” and rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.
Four customers said in their reviews that it was lightweight. Engadget.com mentioned “Reasonably lightweight”. Racerx1127 rated it a maximum of 5 stars and said in their review of this digital camera last year “It is the perfect camera, lightweight enough, easy enough to use”. Awj said on Amazon three years ago “Great little entry level DSLR with a lot of features, feels lightweight due the materials it is made of.” and gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.
Two customers considered that the product was good structurally. Two years ago Sam Mitchell mentioned in his review of this digital camera “Well happy, light weight, robust construction and best of all”. One person mentioned that it was a big size.