A few people reckoned that it was compact. Mel he said on Amazon “This camera 'looks' good & is compact and light, unforunately what a let down” in his review. Six years ago expert review site Photographyblog.com gave the Sony DSC-T99 a rating of 70 out of 100 and wrote “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T99 is a good-looking 14 megapixel compact camera with a large 3 inch touchscreen LCD”. Cnet.co.uk wrote on expert website CNET.co.uk “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T99 certainly has more flair than your average point-and-shoot compact camera”.
One person who reviewed the Sony DSC-T99 concluded that it was thin. Cnet.co.uk said on expert website CNET.co.uk “With its touchscreen and slim, stylish body”.
One customer who reviewed it considered that it was a squeeze to fit in. Pocket-Lint.com mentioned on Pocket Lint “Tweet Looking for a snapshot camera diminutive enough to squeeze into the tightest of pockets, yet still packing in most of the latest must haves”.