The Nikon Coolpix L16 is mostly gets compared to other compacts. The Nikon Coolpix L16's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-S750)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon L16 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a much larger screen (2.8" vs 2.5").

However, on average it is much larger (compact (95×61×30 mm) vs compact (91×56×27 mm)) and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S750

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S750
similar age

Significant advantages of the DSC-S750 (vs the L16)

  • Much smaller: Compact (91×56×27 mm) vs Compact (95×61×30 mm)
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1500 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-S750 (vs the L16)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 2.8"

common strengths of the DSC-S750 and L16

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Very small: Compact (91×56×27 mm) vs Compact (95×61×30 mm)
  • Very light: 170 g vs 175 g