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 S8000 and Nikon P340 side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Nikon S8000 has external dimensions of 103 x 57 x 27 mm (4.06 x 2.24 x 1.06″) and weighs 183 g (0.40 lb / 6.46 oz) (including batteries). Nikon P340 has external dimensions of 103 x 58 x 32 mm (4.06 x 2.28 x 1.26″) and weighs 194 g (0.43 lb / 6.84 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front view size comparison of Nikon S8000 and Nikon P340. Nikon S8000 has the same height with Nikon P340. On the other hand, with a width of 57mm, it is 1 narrower and also with a thickness of 27mm, it is 5mm thinner than Nikon P340.
Here is the back view size comparison of Nikon S8000 and Nikon P340.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Nikon S8000 and Nikon P340.
Weight is another important factor especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Nikon S8000 is 11g lighter than the Nikon P340 but we don't think this will make a significant difference.
Unfortunately neither Nikon Coolpix S8000 nor Nikon Coolpix P340 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 S8000 and Nikon P340'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.