Nikon Coolpix L120 vs Fujifilm FinePix S3200

Winner
Nikon Coolpix L120

45

Fujifilm FinePix S3200

43

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L120

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
920k dots
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix S3200

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 S3200.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix L120.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix L120 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$209

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Nikon Coolpix L810

Nikon Coolpix L810

Super zoom

$225

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Wide angle Better wide angle
Fastest shutter speed Significantly slower max shutter speed
Nikon Coolpix L820

Nikon Coolpix L820

Super zoom

$280

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Slightly larger

Fujifilm FinePix S3200 Competitors

Fujifilm FinePix S2950

Fujifilm FinePix S2950

Super zoom

$210

Size Smaller
Thickness Thinner
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle
Fujifilm FinePix S4000

Fujifilm FinePix S4000

Super zoom

$277

Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Zoom More zoom
Fujifilm FinePix S4200

Fujifilm FinePix S4200

Super zoom

$476

Lowest price More expensive

discussion

Nikon Coolpix L120
Coolpix L120
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Fujifilm FinePix S3200
FinePix S3200
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Guest (9:46 PM, January 13, 2012)
The votes say it all.  Fuji FTW- you pay too much for the Nikon name
 
fuji (9:42 PM, January 13, 2012)
I bought the Fuji because of the price and the viewfinder.  Something I don't see mentioned here also, Fuji is 14mp, while the Nikon is only 12 or 12.1mp.  The Fuji is a great value!  The only real big perk I see that the Nikon has over the Fuji is slightly better image stabilization.  However, the Fuji has the viewfinder allowing you to rest the camera against your face to steady your shots.  Picture quality on each is close, as I have a friend who owns the L120.  They're both good camera's, but for the price I don't see how anyone would choose the L120 over the Fuji, unless the Nikon name means that much to them.  The Fuji S3200 is probably the best bridge camera you can find for under $200 bucks.