Equipped with Intelligent 80x Zoom/Optical 50x Zoom, these models can capture even the images of craters on the moon in Full-HD image quality. The V520 Series lets users easily shoot distant subjects that are too far away to capture clearly with conventional zoom functions.
5-Axis HYBRID O.I.S. +
with Level Shot Function
The V520 is also equipped with Level Shot Function,
in addition to the 5-Axis HYBRID O.I.S. +. Level Shot
Function automatically detects and corrects the tilting of
captured images. It records more horizontal images even
if when shooting in an unstable or awkward position
such as low-angle or high-angle shooting.
Real Time Broadcasting
Built-in Wi-Fi function enables Real Time Broadcasting of
important events via Ustream. This lets you deliver live
images to people with Internet access around the world.
There is also a function to send e-mail to notify the start of
broadcasting to preregistered e-mail addresses.
One-Touch Connection with NFC
Without bothersome initial settings, NFC (Near Field
Communication) lets you connect a smartphone or tablet
to the camcorder in one touch.
Even without NFC, you can use QR code to make Wi-Fi®
settings quickly and easily.
・ The appropriate pairing position of devices varies
depending on the products.
・ This function can be used with the NFC compatible device.
New BSI Sensor
The BSI Sensor has improved high
sensitivity performance to record
easy-to-see, clear images even in dimly lit
Crystal Engine Pro
The Crystal Engine Pro instantly processes the huge
amount of data that goes into Full-HD images, and further
enhances Full-HD quality. It produces smooth,
high-resolution zoom shots even when the range exceeds
the limit for optical zooming. Crystal Engine Pro clearly
delineates even the tiniest details of your subject, with
extremely natural beauty.
The wide shooting range expands the
breadth of your expression, extending
from 28mm wide angle to Intelligent 80x
* 35mm camera equivalent.
When you are away from home, you can monitor and record there with
high-quality live video, and speak to your family or pets using your
smartphone or tablet.
By using the dedicated Panasonic Image App, you can
remotely check audio recording, zoom IN/OUT and shutter
ON/OFF, while viewing the live image on a smartphone or
and Easy Share
You can enjoy Highlight Playback with a
smartphone or tablet right after shooting.
Favorite scenes can be shared on SNS
with simple drag and drop operation.
Wireless TV Playback
An access point at home can be used to transfer data wirelessly to the TV or a tablet in the living room, or other rooms in the home. You can play back images on the large-screen display*.
* The wireless access point (router) is required.
By using the Eye-Fi™ card, you can save files recorded
on the card on a PC, or upload them to SNS via a
wireless network. You can also directly transport the data
to your device (smartphone, tablet etc.) without connecting
another access point.
• The functions of the Eye-Fi™ card (including
wireless transmission) are not guaranteed to work
on this product. In the case of a malfunction of the
card, please contact the card manufacturer.
• To use the Eye-Fi™ card, permission from the
national or regional government is required. Do not
use if you have not obtained permission. If you are
unsure as to whether use is permitted, please
check with card manufacturer.
• Install the software supplied with the Eye-Fi™
card in advance on your PC, and configure the
Eye-Fi™ settings. (For settings methods etc.,
please read the card operating instructions or
consult the card manufacturer)
Filter effects – Miniature Effect, 8mm Movie, Silent Movie and Time Lapse
Recording – makes it possible to shoot impressive video recordings that
are matched to the shooting situation.
Stereo Zoom Mic
Sound from two directions is recorded in
2 ch by forward-facing stereo microphones.
Sound is recorded with changing the
directionality in conjunction with the zoom
operation. The New Wind Noise Canceller
optimizes the level of the low-cut filter to
match the noise volume, effectively
reducing the noise to enable clear audio
Still Picture Recording mode lets you
shoot with a maximum resolution of
* For images recorded with a 16:9 aspect ratio.
3.0-inch Wide Touch LCD
The easy-to-view 7.5 cm / 3.0" wide LCD screen allows
intuitive fingertip touch-operation. When shooting, you can
use Touch Shutter to automatically focus when shooting
still images by simply touching the subject on the screen.
For playback, you can also change thumbnail pages by
sliding a fingertip across the screen. You get smooth,
intuitive operation and don't have to take your eyes off of
the LCD screen.
iA (intelligent Auto) /
iA Plus Mode
This powerful function senses the shooting conditions and
automatically makes the settings and activates functions
that deliver optimal results. In addition, the iA Plus Mode
enables you to adjust exposure compensation and white
balance by just push the button on the LCD.
Plug and Copy to External HDD
Recorded data can be easily copied to an HDD without having to use a PC.
• In the following cases, a USB HDD cannot be used by connecting it to this unit
- A USB HDD with a capacity of below 160 GB or above 2 TB
- When a USB HDD has two or more partitions
- If a USB HDD is in a format other than FAT32
- When connected by using a USB hub
- When a USB HDD is not a desktop type
Images that were shot in can be easily
transformed into 3D images with the 2D to
3D Conversion function, by simply
connecting the camcorder to a
3D-compatible TV with an HDMI cable.