A few people said that it was compact. G. J. Hircombe said on Amazon “As an owner of a Sony Nex-7, decided to purchase this camera as a replacement for my friendsrather old Nikon compact” and rated it as excellent. Four years ago expert review site Techradar.com/au/ scored the Sony DSC-HX300 4 stars and said in their review of the Sony DSC-HX300 “Buying Guide Best compact camera As you'd expect from a DSLR-styled bridge camera bearing the Sony brand”.
Some people considered that it was heavy and bulky. Ellen wrote three years ago “Used it with 45 seconds great zoom, easy to handle, not too heavy.”. Emma wrote in her review of the Sony DSC-HX300 four years ago “This is perfect - nice camera, not too heavy and takes fab photos” .
One Sony DSC-HX300 owner concluded that this digital camera was easy to carry around. Clif Benson wrote in their review of this digital camera “Their auto modes are reasonably foolproof its light and easy to use”. One Sony DSC-HX300 owner who purchased it reckoned that it was heavy. Iain S. Palin gave it a rating of 5 stars and said in their review of the Sony DSC-HX300 on Amazon “The positive factors heavily outweigh the negatives”.
One Sony DSC-HX300 reviewer who reviewed the product considered that it was lightweight. Four years ago J R Northcott mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Lightweight and extremely steady when using the extreme zoom”.
One Sony DSC-HX300 owner concluded that this digital camera was a squeeze to fit in. Mr. Mark S. Killelay gave it a rating of 5 stars and he said “How all this technology is squeezed into one camera is beyond me! Very good value for the money”.