Summary: Handheld cameras are coming down in price, making the newer versions more affordable for anyone looking to enter the market. Despite is bulky appearance, the 240GB HDR-XR520V is a fully capable High Def handycam that can accomplish your image capture and video recording tasks easily.
Pros: 240GB Harddrive, Geo-tagging via inbuilt GPS, Fully HD Capable, 12 megapixel Image capture
A Sony handycam with a 240GB HDD, GPS and Full HD recording
Good Gear Guide.au
18 February 2010
Summary: The Sony HDR-XR520 is a rock-solid HDD video camera that improves on its predecessors in nearly every way. On the other hand, it's unlikely that many consumers will be able to afford it at its current price point.
Pros: Good video quality, excellent stills mode, 240GB hard drive
Cons: Video quality slightly below Canon HF S10, depressingly unaffordable
Summary: Life in the high-end camcorder market is hard. With pocket cams like the Toshiba S10 offering 1080p shooting for under £200, manufacturers increasingly need to add glitzy new features to pull in the punters. Take Sony’s new HDR-XR520VE, a Full HD cam that packs built-in GPS for the first time.
Low-Light-Star außer Kontrolle– Sony HDR-XR520/500
7 February 2010
Conclusion: Die Technik der neuen Bionz-Exmor-R-Kombination überzeugt voll und ganz und stellt tatsächlich in der gehobenen 1000 Euro-Preisklasse eine neue Referenz dar. Dafür legt das übrige Konzept der Kamera einem semiprofessionellen Einsatz enorm viele Steine in den Weg: Kein Histogramm , kein Zebra, keine...