Sony HDR-CR500V User Manual and Product Specification

For those of you who want a simple yet powerful camcorder, the Sony HDR-CR500V would be the best choice for your needs. With 12 megapixels for still image capture with 12x optical / 150x digital zoom and 1920 x 1080 high-definition video recording, Sony's HDR- CR500V offer a more clear and clean images or video. Moreover, this handycam is enriched with 1/2.88" "Exmor R" CMOS image sensor with ClearVid array, Map index function, optical SteadyShot image stabilization with active mode, the Sony G Lens, HDMI connection, large 3.2" wide touch panel Xtra Fine LCD display (921k pixels), and smile shutter technology for still and dual capture. To be able to operate, the Sony HDR-CR500V power required can be obtained from the battery type: InfoLITHIUM with AccuPower Meter System or Power Requirements: 7.2V (battery pack), 8.4V (AC Adaptor).

For those of you who need guidance in using the Sony Handycam HDR-CR500V, you are advised to read the Sony HDR-CR500V User Manual is included in the sales package. User Manual includes Sony HDR-XR500/XR500V/XR520/XR520V. Read carefully Sony HDR-CR500V User Manual that was delivered in Portuguese, in order for this camcorder to functions properly.

Sony HDR-CR500V Product Specification

  • Product TypeCamcorder - 1080i
  • Digital Zoom150 x
  • Optical Sensor Size1/2.88"
  • Optical Sensor TypeExmor R CMOS
  • Min Illumination3 lux
  • Digital Video FormatMPEG-2 ,AVCHD
  • Image StabilizerOptical (Steady Shot)
  • Digital Scene TransitionWhite fader,
    Black fader
  • Min Shutter Speed1/8 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed1/800 sec
  • Shooting ModesDigital photo mode
  • Shooting ProgramsCandle,
    Twilight mode,
    Portrait mode,
  • Exposure ModesProgram,
  • Camera FlashBuilt-in flash
  • Widescreen Video CaptureYes

Main Features

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution6.631 megapixels
  • Camcorder Effective Video Resolution4.15 megapixels
  • Camcorder Effective Still Resolution6 megapixels
  • Camcorder Interpolated Still Resolution12 megapixels
  • Color SupportColor
  • Face DetectionYes
  • Still Image FormatJPEG
  • Remote ControlRemote control - Infrared
  • TV TunerNone

Memory / Storage

  • Floppy DriveNone
  • Digital Storage MediaHard disk drive - Built-in - 120 GB
  • Media TypeHard disk drive ,Flash card

Lens System

  • TypeZoom lens - 5.5 mm - 66 mm - F/1.8-3.4
  • Focal Length5.5 mm - 66 mm
  • Lens ApertureF/1.8-3.4
  • Optical Zoom12 x
  • Lens system typeZoom lens
  • Min focal length5.5 mm
  • Max focal length66 mm
  • FeaturesBuilt-in lens shield
  • Filter Size37 mm
  • Focus AdjustmentManual,
  • Zoom AdjustmentMotorized drive

Additional Features

  • Low Lux / Night ModeYes
  • Digital Still Camera FunctionYes
  • Search ModesIndex search,
    Face index search
  • Additional FeaturesBuilt-in GPS ,Face detection ,Touch-screen control ,Dynamic Range Optimizer ,Takes photos while movie recording ,Smile Detection technology ,USB 2.0 compatibility ,Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording
  • Remote controlRemote control - Infrared
  • SoftwareDrivers & Utilities,
    Sony Picture Motion Browser


  • Viewfinder TypeElectronic
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size0.27 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution123,000 pixels


  • TypeLCD display - 3.2 in - Color

Digital Player (Recorder)

  • TypeNone


  • TypeMicrophone - Built-in
  • Microphone FeaturesZoom


  • Connector Type1 x Composite video/audio output,
    1 x USB,
    1 x Component video output,
    1 x HDMI output,
    1 x S-Video output,
    1 x Remote control,
    1 x Headphones,
    1 x Microphone
  • Expansion Slot(s)1 x Memory Stick PRO Duo

Audio Input

  • Audio input typeMicrophone
  • Microphone typeBuilt-in
  • Microphone Operation ModeSurround

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System SupportMS Windows XP,
    MS Windows 2000,
    MS Windows Vista
  • Peripheral DevicesUSB port,
    CD-ROM drive


  • Cables IncludedA/V cable,
    Component video cable,
    USB cable


  • Power DevicePower adapter - External


  • Supported BatterySony NP-FH60
  • Supported Battery1 x Sony NP-FH60 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( Included )

Viewfinder / Display

  • Display Form FactorRotating
  • Viewfinder Color SupportColor

Physical Characteristics

  • Width2.8 in
  • Depth5.4 in
  • Height3 in
  • Weight18 oz

If you are looking for Sony HDR-CR500V User Manual, please download it from their official website that the link is below.

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