Panasonic HC-V520M Vs Sony HDR-CX240E Comparison
ProductsHC-V520M
Panasonic HC-V520M
HDR-CX240E
Sony HDR-CX240E
Prices

Whirlwire Rating102496425
Video Features
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
Max Recording Time6h 40m N/A
Progressive
Pre REC
Auto white balance
Recording bitrates28Mbps. 24Mbps. 17Mbps. 13Mbps. 5Mbps N/A
Recording Format ContainerMP4 MP4
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Micro
  • microSD
Storage Slot Amount1 1
Built-in16GB N/A
Still Image
Capture image size2.25 9.2
Continuous shooting mode
Simultaneous Photo Recording
Self timer
Photo BurstN/A
Shutter
Maximum shutter speed1/25 N/A
Minimum shutter speed1/8000 N/A
Sensor
TypeBSI MOS Exmor R CMOS
Size1/5.8 1/5.8
Megapixels2.51 9.2
Minimum Lux4 N/A
Night Mode
Auto Gain ControlN/A
Image ProcessorN/A BIONZ X
Screen / Viewfinder
LCD Size3.0 2.7
LCD Pixels460,800 230,000
Touchscreen LCD N/A
Brightness adjustment
Backlight adjustmentN/A
Physical
Dimensions53 x 61 x 116mm 59.0 x 59.5 x 128.0mm
Weight (grams)229 210
Lens
Optical Zoom50 27
Digital Zoom150 320
Focal length minimum (mm)2.06 N/A
Focal length maximum (mm)103 N/A
Maximum aperture1.8 1.9
Image Stabiliser
Aperture leavesN/A 7
Focus
Manual Focus Assist
Auto
Manual
Zoom Rocker
Features
WiFi N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI Out
AV out
Built-in charger
Audio
Audio System
  • Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
  • Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
  • Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
  • Dolby Digital Stereo Creator
  • MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
Zoom Microphone
Audio Scene SelectN/A
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