• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 20.1 megapixels
  • 5.0x zoom 26mm - 130mm (35mm equiv.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 8.0x zoom 28mm - 224mm (35mm equiv.)

Advantages

Nikon L30 over Canon 140 IS

  • More pixels
    20.1 vs 16.0 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos

Canon 140 IS over Nikon L30

  • Lens zoom ratio
    8.0x vs 5.0x
    Zooming is easier than walking
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Yes vs No
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • High-res screen
    77k vs 0k dots
    Better screen fidelity makes you a better photographer
  • Longer shutter
    15 vs 4 sec
    Long exposures for night shots

Review Excerpt

The Competition

Compared to Nikon S800c

Nikon L30
Nikon S800c
  • $92
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • More pixels
  • $87
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Touchscreen
Canon 140 IS
Nikon S800c
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • Lighter weight
  • $87
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Touchscreen

Compared to Canon 115 IS

Nikon L30
Canon 115 IS
  • $92
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer battery life
  • More pixels
  • $114
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
Canon 140 IS
Canon 115 IS
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • High-res screen
  • $114
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi

Compared to Nikon L28

Nikon L30
Nikon L28
  • $92
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Higher extended ISO
Canon 140 IS
Nikon L28
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • $100
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • Higher extended ISO

Compared to Nikon S3500

Nikon L30
Nikon S3500
  • $92
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • $81
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
Canon 140 IS
Nikon S3500
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Newer
  • High-res screen
  • $81
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • Higher extended ISO

Compared to Canon 135

Nikon L30
Canon 135
  • $92
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More pixels
  • $107
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • High-res screen
Canon 140 IS
Canon 135
  • $130
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • $107
  • 1/2.3 inch
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