Sony Handycam HDR-XR520VE

Sony Handycam HDR-XR520VE

Audio formatsDolby Digital
Sound channels (max, via built-in microphone)5.1
Sensor resolution (Effective number of pixels)12 megapixels
Bluetooth version
GPSYes
NFCNo
Filter threadYes
Filter diameter37 mm
Interchangeable lensNo
Accessory shoeYes
Analogue audio inputYes
Analogue audio outputYes
HDMIYes
HDMI version
Type of HDMI connectorMini (Type C)
Other connectorsComposite output, Component output, Microphone input, S-video output
USBYes
USB version2.0
Available coloursBlack
For Action / Sports useNo
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth134 mm
Height75 mm
Width71 mm
Product weight500 g
Articulated screenYes
Screen size3.2 inches
TouchscreenYes
ViewfinderOptical, Screen (LCD/OLED)
FeaturesStill shooting
Water resistantNo
Aspect ratio16:9, 4:3
Built-in HDR functionNo
Digital zoom150 x
FlashBuilt-in
Focal length (equivalent of 35mm film)5.5 - 60 mm
Image sensor format1/2.88"
Image stabiliserYes
Type of image stabiliserOptical
Manual settings (aperture/shutter)
Max resolution (video)1920x1080i pixels
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
Maximum aperture (wide-angle - telephoto)1.8 - 3.4
Night visionYes
Optical zoom12 x
Sensor typeCMOS
Video file formatsMPEG2, AVCHD
Video formats supported480p, 576p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i
Release year2009
Battery typeLi-Ion
Rechargeable battery (enclosed/integrated)Yes
Built-in storage capacity240GB
Memory card readerYes
Compatible memory cardsMemory Stick Pro Duo (MS Pro Duo), Memory Stick Pro (MS Pro), Memory Stick Duo (MS Duo), Memory Stick (MS)
Maximum memory card size
Memory card included
Storage mediumFlash Memory, Hard drive