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 Fujifilm S8600 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). Fujifilm S8600 has external dimensions of 121 x 81 x 65 mm (4.76 x 3.19 x 2.56″) and weighs 450 g (0.99 lb / 15.87 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon L120 and Fujifilm S8600. Nikon L120 is 11mm narrower and 4mm shorter than Fujifilm S8600 but it is also 13mm thicker.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon L120 and Fujifilm S8600.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon L120 and Fujifilm S8600.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon L120 is 19g lighter than the Fujifilm S8600 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Nikon Coolpix L120 nor Fujifilm FinePix S8600 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 Top Bridge Cameras with Weather Sealing
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon L120 and Fujifilm S8600's LCD screens has the same diagonal size of 3".
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.