Updated (February 2011): Compare the Nikon Coolpix L120 vs Nikon Coolpix P500

Nikon Coolpix P500 vs Nikon Coolpix L120

Winner
Nikon Coolpix P500

51

Nikon Coolpix L120

47

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P500

High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
10 fps
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L120

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
920k dots

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix L120.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix P500.

competitors

Nikon Coolpix P500 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500

Super zoom

$195 - $257

Battery life Much longer battery life
Aperture Wider aperture
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix P100

Nikon Coolpix P100

Super zoom

$599

Aperture Wider aperture
Size Slightly smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Nikon Coolpix L840

Nikon Coolpix L840

Super zoom

$300

Battery life Much longer battery life
Aperture Wider aperture
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Nikon Coolpix L120 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830

Super zoom

$150 - $199

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Slightly larger
Nikon Coolpix L810

Nikon Coolpix L810

Super zoom

$350

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

$250

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Fastest shutter speed Significantly slower max shutter speed

discussion

Nikon Coolpix P500
Coolpix P500
Nikon

Report a correction
Nikon Coolpix L120
Coolpix L120
Nikon

Report a correction

Showing 3 comments

Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (1:45 PM, July 09, 2012)
So it is, thanks for pointing that out, we hate to have mistakes on our comparison, so we will fix that up soon.
 
NikUser (7:35 PM, July 07, 2012)
who said L120 has lens based image stabilization??? its not true. L120 has Sensor shift image stabilization. check yourself.
 
Arunabh (9:52 AM, April 25, 2012)
good comparision..thanks...