A Full HD handycam with three-way optical image stabiliser and built-in GPS
Good Gear Guide.au
5 August 2013
Summary: The Sony HDR-CX500V is a feature-packed Full HD camcorder sporting great image quality. If you're looking for a camcorder with plenty of tricks up its sleeve, you could do a lot worse than the HDR-CX500V.
Pros: Improved image stabilisation, good video performance, 12-megapixel still image mode
Cons: Some features are a bit superfluous, maximum 16Mbps AVCHD bit rate