Sony WX-500

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  • Regular price $479.00

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Shoot your best — Look even better

Improve your selfie, and take it easily, too. A 180-degree tiltable LCD monitor makes it simple to see how you look in the frame. Meet the new Sony WX500 — the world’s smallest camera to contain the far-reaching performance of a ZEISS® 30x optical zoom lens. With so much creative capability at hand to shoot for fun, you'll capture more star quality in every image.

The Elements of Comprehensive Image Quality

The synergy of a higher-performance CMOS image sensor, lightning-quick image processor and legendary lens pack the latest optical and engineering advancements into an amazingly compact form.


Go farther, closer and wider

The Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T* 30x optical zoom lens extends a legacy of high-precision optics to capture clear, sharp, undegraded images throughout a 24–720 mm range.


Renowned ZEISS optics

Legendary ZEISS quality delivers brilliant sharpness, rich contrast and minimal distortion.

Exmor R™ CMOS sensor

A back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor with 18.2 effective megapixels takes in more light for greater detail in every shot.

BIONZ X image processing engine

Now reproducing more realistic detail and colour in images with less diffraction and noise.


Extra-speedy & precise Fast Intelligent AF

An improved spatial object detection algorithm realises a more optimal and accurate lens drive to make AF even faster, for capturing more fleeting moments with ease.


Movies in versatile formats

Record in XAVC S or AVCHD high-resolution movie format and as MP4 file.

Keep the blurs away

Intelligent Active Mode w. 5-axis image stabilisation + frame analysis.

Get Upwardly Mobile

With its high battery capacity, connectivity for mobile sharing and smart, compact design, the Sony WX500 is extraordinarily easy to take and have fun with over the long run, wherever you go.

Long may you run

Hold your power — live long, work hard, stay strong

A full battery lets you take approx. 400 stills or record 75 minutes of movie footage to make sure that you won't miss a good chance to shoot.


Share with ease — Gain remote control

Wi-Fi® connectivity with iOS and Android smartphones for remote camera control and still/video sharing is easy. In addition to Wi-Fi® support for connecting to smartphones, NFC technology (near field communication) provides "One-touch connection" to compatible Android smartphones and tablets. Users need only touch devices to connect; no complex set-up is required.

  • ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* 30x optical zoom lens for extra-clear pictures


    18.2 12 MP Exmor R CMOS sensor for higher image quality even when dark


    BIONZ X™ image processing engine delivers more detail with less noise


    180-degree tiltable LCD for easy framing of selfies/low-position shots


    Beauty Effect to retouch people's appearance in stills, by degrees

1/2.3 type (7.82mm) Exmor R CMOS sensor
ISO 80-12800