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

Nikon Coolpix P500 vs Nikon Coolpix L120

Winner
Nikon Coolpix P500

56

Nikon Coolpix L120

53

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix P500

Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
10 fps
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Digital
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix L120

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

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

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Super zoom

$202

Aperture Wider aperture
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Wide angle Worse wide angle
Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340

Super zoom

$179

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Battery life Much longer battery life
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500

Super zoom

$239 - $257

Battery life Much longer battery life
Aperture Wider aperture
Continuous shooting Shoots slower

Nikon Coolpix L120 Competitors

Nikon Coolpix L100

Nikon Coolpix L100

Super zoom

$399

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Nikon Coolpix L330

Nikon Coolpix L330

Super zoom

$239

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Nikon Coolpix L320

Nikon Coolpix L320

Super zoom

$260

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

discussion

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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...