Summary: Trust me. I own a tons of video cameras. This is the best of the bunch. Has Sony Night Shot and 250 gigs of memory to hold many many hours of high quality video. Not made any more. Expect to pay top dollar for a used one. I'm still searching on a deal for a second one
Summary: I have had an identical 520 V for five years and bought this one as a back up. It is a great camera giving AVCHD results that I find very good in my final video. The most outstanding attribute of this camcorder is the fact that it has a 240GB hard drive, a characteristic that no longer seems to be...
Excellent video and picture quality with large storage available - no more tapes, but Hard drive
23 August 2013
Summary: This is just the best product I've ever had. Pictures and videos are the best quality. I just looove it!!! I travelled in Europe many times, and the quality of pictures and videos are just amazing. Love it!
Summary: Because an image worth a thousands words, check out my video I did with the same camera on youtube /watch?v=aa7og434IoM, overall it's a very good camera very solide and have quick response, lots of feature for custom movies, the quality of the image is excellent!
Summary: Very easy to use, picture quality is fantastic and it holds almost 30 hrs of HD-FH on the hard disc. The GPS works great outdoors but not so good indoors. The smile shutter takes some fantastic photos while recording.
Sony HDR-XR520V - It could be better for the price!!!
Lucio Costa De Almeida, Amazon
26 September 2009
Summary: This platform has a good potential but unfortunately somethings are missing: - it's a 1080i camcorder and for this price it should be 1080p; - memory card recording time is not fast enough for consecutive shots on camera mode, for fast scenes you must save pictures on hard drive; - Sony goes with...