Nikon Coolpix L120 vs Fujifilm FinePix S2950

Winner
Nikon Coolpix L120

45

Fujifilm FinePix S2950

42

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L120

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

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix S2950

Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Fujifilm FinePix S2950.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix L120.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix L120 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L330

Nikon Coolpix L330

Super zoom

$195

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Zoom Slightly 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 Much lower resolution screen
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

Fujifilm FinePix S2950 Competitors

Hasselblad X1D

Hasselblad X1D

Boutique

$8,995

Sensor size Much larger sensor
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Fujifilm FinePix S3200

Fujifilm FinePix S3200

Super zoom

$504

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Zoom Slightly more zoom
Size Larger
Fujifilm FinePix S4200

Fujifilm FinePix S4200

Super zoom

$548

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Zoom Slightly more zoom
Size Larger

discussion

Nikon Coolpix L120
Coolpix L120
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ullas (6:06 AM, October 07, 2012)
i have fujifilm s2950 which am very happy about. it came at low price and its entirely worth the money.

- has good battery backup
- sharp images (based on light conditions and ISO though)
- natural saturation levels (unlike canon & sony which produce high saturation images)
- quick start up
- very useful viewfinder
- quite a many shooting modes
- user friendly UI
- sturdy build quality (again not like canon powershot series)
- has a serious photographerish feel around it
- LCD display is truthful. pictures are generally as seen in LCD.

@prag : the reason why your photos are not sharp enough are probably because of poor lighting / wrongly set ISO. also ensure the objects are clearly in focus before you click away. you can keep the camera on a fixed object and take snaps using timer , in case you are attempting to take some 'slow shutter snaps'

besides , nikon l120 is a complaint camera. as i received feedback from a camera servicing agent , some of the l120 cameras have sensor problem (half of sensor suddenly dies) which is not covered under the warranty and very expensive to replace. Fuji has no such problems.
 
prag (1:36 AM, December 11, 2011)
hi i have one fujifilm s2950 camera, i m not a satisfied from this bec. sharpness is very bad, when done digital zoom every images r show just like some blur, not a great images when my friend has nikon has simple digital camera is taken good shapness images, is this problem in my camera or company done this types of camera.
pls tell me about it. i m waiting best response.....
thank u,
p_prag@gmail.com