Updated (February 2011): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS vs Nikon Coolpix L120

Nikon Coolpix L120 vs Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

Winner
Nikon Coolpix L120

45

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

42

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L120

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
920k dots
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Great macro
Macro focus
1.0 cm
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Macro focus
Great macro
0.0 cm
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX20 IS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix L120.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix L120 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L810

Nikon Coolpix L810

Super zoom

$220

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Wide angle Better wide angle
Fastest shutter speed Significantly slower max shutter speed
Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$159

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Nikon Coolpix L310

Nikon Coolpix L310

Super zoom

Fastest shutter speed Significantly faster max shutter speed
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$310 - $379

Screen size Much larger screen
Wide angle Much better wide angle
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$452 body only

$399 - $547 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Battery life Much longer battery life
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$389

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Zoom Much more zoom
Aperture Narrower aperture

discussion

Nikon Coolpix L120
Coolpix L120
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Canon PowerShot SX20 IS
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