Canon ELPH 520 HS Specifications

Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS (Silver)

Part Number: 6166B001 Released: March 1, 2012

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    silver
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 Megapixel, 10.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16,800,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 5
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, composite video/audio
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    handheld night shot, low light, movie digest, portrait mode, slow shutter, smart shutter, snow, stitch assist, underwater
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Neutral, Posterization, Sepia, Soft Focus, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Color Accent, Color Swap, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (cool white), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    12 x zoom lens - 4 - 48 mm - f/3.4-5.6
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 - 336mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 19.7 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    12 groups / 14 elements
  • Features
    UA lens, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 8 ft, 1.6 ft - 8 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.8 frames per second, 6.8 frames per second (2.5Mpix)
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Additional Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, HS System, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), PictBridge support, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, Smart AUTO, Smart Flash Exposure, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Subject Detection technology, AE lock, USB 2.0 compatibility, camera orientation detection, digital tele-converter, direct print, display brightness control, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, safety zoom, safety zoom, AF lock, Blink Detection technology, DPOF support, Exif Print support, FE lock, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display, 3" LCD display
  • Resolution
    461,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

  • Software
    Canon ImageBrowser EX, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.6 - 10.7, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, wrist strap
  • Body Material
    metal

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-9L, Canon NB-9L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 190 shots
    Playback - 4 hours

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    microSD Card, microSDHC Card, microSDXC Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 3648 x 2048
    JPEG 3648 x 2432
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2816 x 1880
    JPEG 2816 x 1584
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1600 x 1064
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 360
    JPEG 640 x 424
    JPEG 2736 x 2736
    JPEG 2112 x 2112
    JPEG 1200 x 1200
    JPEG 480 x 480
  • Video Capture
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    MOV - 320 x 240 - 240 fps
    iFrame - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps, MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    MOV - 320 x 240 - 240 fps
    iFrame - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.4 in
  • Depth
    0.7 in
  • Height
    2.1 in
  • Weight
    4.8 oz

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon