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 Nikon S30 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). Nikon S30 has external dimensions of 102 x 65 x 40 mm (4.02 x 2.56 x 1.57″) and weighs 214 g (0.47 lb / 7.55 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon L120 and Nikon S30. Nikon S30 is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 8mm narrower, 12mm shorter and 38mm thinner than Nikon L120.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon L120 and Nikon S30.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon L120 and Nikon S30.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S30 is significantly lighter (217g ) than the Nikon L120 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather sealed body of S30, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to L120.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Nikon L120's 3" LCD screen is slightly larger than Nikon S30's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.