Canon ELPH 520 HS Specifications

Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS (Silver)

Part Number: 6166B001 Released: March 1, 2012

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.4 in
  • Depth
    0.7 in
  • Height
    2.1 in
  • Weight
    4.8 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    silver
  • Body Material
    metal
  • 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"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 5
  • System
    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
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display, 3" LCD display
  • Display Format
    461,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, wrist strap

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

Camera Flash

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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Lens System

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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

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

Additional Features

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

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

Battery

  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 190 shots
    Playback - 4 hours, Photo shooting - 190 shots
    Playback - 4 hours
  • 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

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

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