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imaging-resource.com
Reviewed on 2012-08-09
Very compact and easy to carry, Good stills, Canon HS System, 12x optical zoom, Optical image stabilization, Very good 3-inch LCD screen rated 461K dots, Smart Auto with 58 options, 21 Scene and Effects modes, ISO range 100-3,200, Shutter speed range o......Uses microSD media, Body has relatively sharp corners, Only 24fps video at 1080p, Spare battery a must, No video cable included, Images have soft corners, Soft in center at telephoto, Chromatic aberration at telephoto, Flash is weak, even with signific......
I can easily recommend the Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS to anyone looking for a slightly beyond-the-basics point-and-shoot digicam, particularly if portability is important. It has a good Smart Auto system with 58 options for aim-and-forget shooting. If...
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cameralabs.com
Reviewed on 2012-08-01
12x stabilised optical zoom, Very compact sylish metal body, Optical zoom while movie recording.Poor battery life, Takes MicroSD format cards, Small buttons can be difficult to press, Reduced 2.5M resolution Burst mode.
Canon ELPH 520 HS / IXUS 500 HS review Announced in February 2012, The Canon ELPH 520 HS / IXUS 500 HS is a pocket super-zoom with a stabilised 12x optical range, 3in screen and sensor with 10.1 effective Megapixels. It's not the top of the range ELPH...
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evogadget.com
Reviewed on 2012-06-01
Canon IXUS 500 HS line boasts a new entry at the $299 price. This lineup was made famous a while back by offering consumers super zoom cameras. The features, effects, setting, specs and – most importantly – performance are the elements that give a gadget ...
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steves-digicams.com
Reviewed on 2012-05-12
One of two new ELPH models that Canon announced in January of this year (2012), the ELPH 520 HS boasts their High Sensitivity label, thanks to Canon's state of the art DIGIC 5 image processor and a 10.1 megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS image sensor. T...
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macworld.com
Reviewed on 2012-04-20
Wide array of scene modes and effects, * Very good exposure and color, * 12X zoom lens in an ultracompact body,No manual controls, * Buttons are very small, * Poor image sharpness, * Battery life is only fair, * Uses MicroSD cards for storage
Pocket-megazoom cameras have been around for a few years now, but you probably haven’t seen one as small or as simple as the Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS. In a way, it represents a new breed of basic compact camera: Rather than cramming more megapixels...
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trustedreviews.com
Reviewed on 2012-04-10
Stunning design, Wellspecified, Impressive LCD screenHigh price tag, Lacking a few more highend features to justify price tag
The IXUS 500 HS is a compact that continues the IXUS range's tradition of combining striking design with a strong specification. The compact features a 10.1MP, 1/2.3in CMOS sensor and 12x optical zoom, covering a focal range of 28 – 336mm and with a maxim...
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pcadvisor.co.uk
Reviewed on 2012-04-10
Pocket-megazoom cameras have been around for a few years now, but you probably haven't seen one as small or as simple as the Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS. In a way, it represents a new breed of basic compact camera: Rather than cramming more megapixels ...
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techradar.com
Reviewed on 2012-04-10
Stylish design, Solid construction, Broad optical zoom range, Compact dimensions, Full HD video with stereo soundPricey, Teeny backplate controls, Images lack definition, especially at maximum zoom, Unimpressive battery life
With an almost glacial, cough sweet-inspired sheen to the maroon camera we tested - blue, black or silver being the alternatives - the 10.1 megapixel Canon IXUS 500 HS is deeply fashionable. Buying guide Best compact camera 2012: 27 reviewed and rated Sin...
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techradar.com/au/
Reviewed on 2012-04-10
Stylish design, Solid construction, Broad optical zoom range, Compact dimensions, Full HD video with stereo soundPricey, Teeny backplate controls, Images lack definition, especially at maximum zoom, Unimpressive battery life
With an almost glacial, cough sweet-inspired sheen to the maroon camera we tested - blue, black or silver being the alternatives - the 10.1 megapixel Canon IXUS 500 HS is deeply fashionable.Since the IXUS was first introduced as an APS film camera in the ...
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pcworld.com_techhive.com
Reviewed on 2012-04-09
12X zoom lens in an ultracompact body, Very good exposure and color, Wide array of scene modes and effects,Battery life is only fair, No manual controls, Buttons are very small, Poor image sharpness, Uses MicroSD cards for storage,
Pocket-megazoom cameras have been around for a few years now, but you probably haven't seen one as small or as simple as the Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS ($300 as of April 7, 2012). In a way, it represents a new breed of basic compact camera: Rather tha...
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asia.cnet.com
Reviewed on 2012-04-02
Good-looking camera; remarkably compact for its 12x zoom lens.Button layout takes some adjusting to; relatively short battery life; photo and movie quality are disappointing given the camera's price tag.
The Canon Ixus 500 HS makes a very good first impression. It's a small, attractive box with a 12x zoom neatly tucked inside and a high-resolution 3-inch LCD on back. Even with the lens fully extended it doesn't get any bigger than an ultracompact with...
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whatdigitalcamera.com
Reviewed on 2012-03-30
Excellent design, impressive LCD screen, general image quality goodHigh price premium, lacking advanced features
The latest high-end model in Canon's IXUS series - the IXUS 500HS - features a 10MP CMOS sensor complete with Canon's HS system and DIGIC 5 processor. The sensor itself is backlit, promising improved performance on the standard variety of sensor.The co...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2012-03-29
The Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS is a good-looking camera that's remarkably compact for its 12x zoom lens.The 520 HS' button layout takes some adjusting to, its battery life is relatively short, and its photo and movie quality are disappointing given the camera's price tag.
The Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS makes a very good first impression. It's a small, attractive box with a 12x zoom neatly tucked inside and a high-resolution 3-inch LCD on back. Even with the lens fully extended it doesn't get any bigger than an ultracom...
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cnet.com.au
Reviewed on 2012-03-29
The Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS is a goodlooking camera that's remarkably compact for its 12x zoom lens.The 520 HS' button layout takes some adjusting to, its battery life is relatively short, and its photo and movie quality are disappointing given the camera's price tag
The Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS makes a very good first impression. It's a small, attractive box with a 12x zoom neatly tucked inside and a high-resolution 3-inch LCD on back. Even with the lens fully extended it doesn't get any bigger than an ultracompac...
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Digitaltrends.com
Reviewed on 2012-03-21
High-speed burst mode, Good-looking and super portable, Quality photos and videos, Easy to usePoor battery life, MicroSD only, Average low light performance at best
The Canon Elph 520 HS is a slim, sleek and powerful little camera. You can think of the Elph series like the PowerShot’s offbeat, eccentric cousin: It looks and acts a little different, which makes for some awkward moments here and there, but it more t...
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expertreviews.co.uk
Reviewed on 2012-03-08
We were bowled over by Canon's compact cameras last year. Judging by the Ixus 500 HS, the company isn't resting on its laurels. We first saw this model in January under its american designation of Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS at CES in Las Vegas, but it...
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pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2012-03-06
Very slim and compact. Stylish. Nice zoom range. Snappy responsiveness.Tiny image sensor. Poor low-light performance. Slightly soft lens. Uses microSD memory
On the outside the Canon PowerShot Elph 520 HS ($299.99 direct) is a gorgeous super-slim camera—our review unit may be the bluest piece of consumer electronics that I've ever laid eyes on. Unfortunately, it incorporates some serious compromises to ac...
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technobuffalo.com
Reviewed on 2012-03-06
Just the other day I was perusing Canon's Digital Compact Cameras webpage when suddenly I was submerged in a vat of relentless consternation. The company offers 25 point-and-shoot models in the sub-$350 category. In my opinion, that's far too many, and it...
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pocket-lint.com
Reviewed on 2012-03-02
Well built, pocket sized and stylish in appearance, decent sized screen, Full HD video, HDMI outputYou’re paying around £100 extra for the glossy good looks here, battery life is modest, microSD storage is small and fiddly, backplate button small and operational layout confusing at first
Canon’s IXUS range of pocket point and shoot cameras has always been as much about form as function - an approach that sets it apart from the parallel PowerShot family that concentrates more on function than form. By way of an unofficial celebration o...
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ephotozine.com
Reviewed on 2012-02-29
The Canon IXUS 500 HS was released in January 2012, it has a 12x optical zoom lens packed into its incredibly tiny body. There is also a 10.1 megapixel CMOS sensor and full 1080p HD video recording. The IXUS 500 HS is available in red, black, blue and ...
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Memory

Compatible memory cards

SD, SDHC, SDXC

Display

Display

LCD

Display diagonal

7.62 cm (3")

Display resolution (numeric)

461000 pixels

Field of view

100%

Audio

Built-in microphone

Ports & interfaces

PictBridge

Lens system

Optical zoom

12x

Digital zoom

4x

Focal length range (f-f)

4 - 48 mm

Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)

2.8 cm

Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)

33.6 cm

Minimum aperture number

3.4

Maximum aperture number

5.6

Combined zoom

48x

Weight & dimensions

Width

87.1 mm

Depth

19.2 mm

Height

53.9 mm

Weight

135 g

Weight (including battery)

155 g

Light exposure

ISO sensitivity

100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200

Light exposure modes

Aperture priority AE, Shutter priority AE

Light exposure correction

± 2EV (1/3EV step)

Light metering

Centre-weighted, Spot

Picture quality

Megapixel

10.1 MP

Camera type

Compact camera

Image sensor size

1/3"

Sensor type

CMOS

Maximum image resolution

3648 x 2736 pixels

Still image resolution(s)

480 x 480,640 x 360,640 x 424,640 x 480,1200 x 1200,1600 x 1064,1600 x 1200,1920 x 1080,2112 x 2112,2736 x 2736,2816 x 1584,2816 x 1880,2816 x 2112,3648 x 2048,3648 x 2432,3648 x 2736

Image stabilizer
Supported aspect ratios

3:2, 4:3, 16:9

Total megapixels

16.8 MP

Image formats supported

JPG

Video

Video recording
Maximum video resolution

1280 x 720 pixels

HD type

HD

Video resolutions

320 x 240,640 x 480,1280 x 720 pixels

Analog signal format system

NTSC, PAL

Video formats supported

H.264, MOV

Focusing

Focus

TTL

Focus adjustment

Auto

Normal focusing range

0.05 - ∞

Macro focusing range (wide)

0.01 - 0.5

Auto Mode focusing range (tele)

1 - ∞

Auto Mode focusing range (wide)

0.01 - ∞

Smile detection

Flash

Flash modes

Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Slow synchronization

Flash range (wide)

0.5 - 2.5 m

Flash range (tele)

1 - 1.5 m

Flash recharging time

10 s

Flash exposure compensation

Camera

White balance

Auto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Fluorescent, Tungsten

Scene modes

Fireworks, Portrait, Self-portrait, Snow, Underwater

Photo effects

Black&White, Neutral, Positive film, Sepia, Skin tones, Vivid

Self-timer

20,30 s

Contrast adjustment
Saturation adjustment
Camera playback

Movie, Single image, Thumbnails

Custom colour
Histogram
Image editing

Resizing, Rotating, Trimming

On Screen Display (OSD) languages

ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR

Camera file system

DPOF 1.1

Image quality adjustment

Contrast, Saturation, Sharpness

Battery

Power source type

Battery

Battery technology

Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Battery voltage

3.5 V

Battery type

NB-9L

Shutter

Fastest camera shutter speed

1/4000 s

Slowest camera shutter speed

15 s

Design

Colour of product

Red