Sony HDR-XR520 high-definition video camera

A Sony handycam with a 240GB HDD, GPS and Full HD recording

  • Review
  • Specs
  • Images
  • User Reviews
  • Buy Now
  • Expert Rating

    4.00 / 5
  • Price

    $ 2,699.00 (AUD)

Specifications:

Digital Video
Digital Video Camera Type
Memory Card, HDD
Video resolutions
640x480, 1920x1080, 1600x1200, 720x576
Digital video format
MPEG, AVCHD
Video speed (fps)
25
Night Shot Mode
Yes
CMOS Size
1/2.9in
Digital Still Shot Mode
Yes
Digital Camera Features
Viewfinder
EVF (TTL)
Fixed Image Resolutions
4000x3000, 4000x2240
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
Image stabilization (Optical)?
Yes
Colour Viewfinder?
Yes
Optical Zoom
12x
Tripod Mount?
Yes
Camera Resolution
12.0 MP
Audio & Speakers
Audio Type
Stereo
Number of speakers
5.1
Surround Sound Type
Dolby Digital
Power Options
Power Supply
Battery, AC Power
Battery Type
Rechargeable - (Li-Ion)
General
Length (mm)
137
Available Colours
Black
Height (mm)
71
Width (mm)
75
Video speed (fps)
25
Weight (g)
590
Media
Video Recording Media
HDD, Memory Card
Supported Video File Formats
MPEG-2, AVCHD
Supported Picture File Formats
JPEG
Supported Memory Media
Memory Stick
Display
Display Technology
TFT touchscreen
Screen size
3.2 in
Wired Connections
Wired Terminals / Ports
DC In, USB 2.0, HDMI Output, Microphone Jack , Component Video Output, Composite Video Output, Headphone Jack
Hard Drive
Storage capacity
250 GB
*Specifications are subject to change without notice. While every attempt has been made by IDG Communications in the production of these specifications, possible errors or omissions may still occur. IDG Communications neither assumes legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any product specifications supplied.

Most Popular Reviews

Join the newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

Latest News Articles

Resources

PCW Evaluation Team

Sarah Ieroianni

Brother QL-820NWB Professional Label Printer

The print quality also does not disappoint, it’s clear, bold, doesn’t smudge and the text is perfectly sized.

Ratchada Dunn

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

The Huddle Board’s built in program; Sharp Touch Viewing software allows us to easily manipulate and edit our documents (jpegs and PDFs) all at the same time on the dashboard.

George Khoury

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

The biggest perks for me would be that it comes with easy to use and comprehensive programs that make the collaboration process a whole lot more intuitive and organic

David Coyle

Brother PocketJet PJ-773 A4 Portable Thermal Printer

I rate the printer as a 5 out of 5 stars as it has been able to fit seamlessly into my busy and mobile lifestyle.

Kurt Hegetschweiler

Brother PocketJet PJ-773 A4 Portable Thermal Printer

It’s perfect for mobile workers. Just take it out — it’s small enough to sit anywhere — turn it on, load a sheet of paper, and start printing.

Matthew Stivala

HP OfficeJet 250 Mobile Printer

The HP OfficeJet 250 Mobile Printer is a great device that fits perfectly into my fast paced and mobile lifestyle. My first impression of the printer itself was how incredibly compact and sleek the device was.

Featured Content

Latest Jobs

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?