Twenty-five owners who reviewed it thought it was compact. Photographyblog.com gave it a score of 7 stars and wrote on expert website PhotographyBlog.com two years ago “The Cyber-shot HX90V replaces last year's HX60V as Sony's high-end travelzoom compact camera” in their Sony DSC-HX90V review. Ephotozine.com wrote in their Sony DSC-HX90V review on Ephotozine in the same month “The Sony Cyber-shot HX90V is one of the most compact 30x optical zoom lens cameras available”. Ephotozine.com also wrote “The compact camera features a 30x optical zoom lens, 18 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor, built-in pop-up OLED Tru-Finder EVF, full-HD video recording” in their review.
Seven people who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was heavy and bulky. Two years ago First-Time Sony User mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Now I find the FZ200 to be too bulky and heavy” and gave it a score of 6 stars. Traveler mentioned in their review of this digital camera “However there are many times where it is too big and heavy”. Two years ago Charles P. mentioned in his review of the Sony DSC-HX90V on Amazon “It feels heavy for its size at 245g, indicating just how much gadgetry is packed into it”.
Three owners who reviewed the product said that it was lightweight. Geobonsai mentioned “Wanted a light-weight, pocket-size camera primarily for travelling (architecture)”. Geoffrey John Stewart mentioned “It's a very lightweight and fits perfectly into a pocket” in his review of this digital camera and gave the product a rating of 8 stars. Ray2956 said “Quick focusing, lightweight, long zoom camera” in their Sony DSC-HX90V review.
Two people who purchased it wrote that it was easy to carry around. Gwenll wrote on Bestbuy.com “It is certainly pocketable and easy to carry along with you for ready shooting” in their review of the Sony DSC-HX90V. One customer who purchased it reckoned that it was good structurally.