Size and weight is a big decision factor when you are trying to find the ideal camera for your needs.
In this section, We are going to illustrate Nikon L120 and Canon N100 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon L120 has external dimensions of 110 x 77 x 78 mm (4.33 x 3.03 x 3.07″) and weighs 431 g (0.95 lb / 15.20 oz) (including batteries). Canon N100 has external dimensions of 105 x 68 x 36 mm (4.13 x 2.68 x 1.42″) and weighs 289 g (0.64 lb / 10.19 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon L120 and Canon N100. Canon N100 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 5mm narrower, 9mm shorter and 42mm thinner than Nikon L120.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon L120 and Canon N100.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon L120 and Canon N100.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon N100 is significantly lighter (142g ) than the Nikon L120 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Unfortunately neither Nikon Coolpix L120 nor Canon PowerShot N100 provides any type of weather sealing in their body, so you have to give extra care especially when you are shooting outdoors. If weather sealing is a must-have feature for you, check these sections: Top Compact Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon L120 and Canon N100's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3.00".
On the other hand, Canon N100 features a Tilting screen
where you can change the angle of the screen to make it easier to shoot from waist or over the head levels whereas the Nikon L120 has a fixed type screen which provides less flexibility in shooting positions compared to N100.