Manufacturer’s Description

In the twelve years since the original ELPH was instantly and universally proclaimed an icon of style, successive ELPH cameras have remained at the forefront of design even while boasting the very latest in digital technology. Now, opening a new era of ELPH design, the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS digital camera is both homage to the original ELPH and astonishing synthesis of Canon's leadership in technical advancements. A mere 0.76 inches thick, it is the world's thinnest 12x zoom camera*. Canon's pursuit of perfection has driven the development of new miniaturization including a new lens and new 10.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor that, powered by Canon's DIGIC 5 Image Processor, create images as breathtakingly beautiful as the camera itself. It's also packed with the latest Canon technologies including Smart AUTO with new Face ID and Full HD Video. Brimming with a full range of advanced technologies that automatically optimize the image quality of every shot, the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS digital camera makes the ultimate style icon incredibly effortless.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 190 Shot/50 Minute Video
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.00 "
Effective Camera Resolution 10.1 Megapixels
Image Sensor Size 1/3" (0.19" x 0.14")
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/4000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 15 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Slow Sync, Red-eye Reduction
General Information
Manufacturer Canon, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number 6169B001
UPC Code CNC6169B001
Brand Name Canon
Product Name PowerShot ELPH 520 HS Compact Camera
Marketing Information

In the twelve years since the original ELPH was instantly and universally proclaimed an icon of style, successive ELPH cameras have remained at the forefront of design even while boasting the very latest in digital technology. Now, opening a new era of ELPH design, the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS digital camera is both homage to the original ELPH and astonishing synthesis of Canon's leadership in technical advancements. A mere 0.76 inches thick, it is the world's thinnest 12x zoom camera*. Canon's pursuit of perfection has driven the development of new miniaturization including a new lens and new 10.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor that, powered by Canon's DIGIC 5 Image Processor, create images as breathtakingly beautiful as the camera itself. It's also packed with the latest Canon technologies including Smart AUTO with new Face ID and Full HD Video. Brimming with a full range of advanced technologies that automatically optimize the image quality of every shot, the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS digital camera makes the ultimate style icon incredibly effortless.

Product Model 520 HS
Product Type Compact Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 3648 x 2736
Lens
Optical Zoom 12.0 x
Digital Zoom 4.0
Aperture Range f/3.4 to 5.6
Image Stabilization Optical
Focus Modes Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 0.40
Memory
Memory Card Supported microSDHC Card, microSD Card, microSD Extended Capacity (microSDXC)
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • PowerShot ELPH 520 HS Compact Camera
  • Battery Pack NB-9L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LB
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC11
  • Software CD-ROM
  • Getting Started
  • Warranty Card
Features Wink Detection, Face Detection, Continuous Shooting Mode, Smile Detection, Self-timer, Smart Capture, Blink Detection
Physical Characteristics
Height 2.1"
Width 3.4"
Depth 0.8"
Weight (Approximate) 4.76 oz
Video
Video Formats MOV, MPEG-4
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 240 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type No
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year