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Canon LEGRIA mini – user manual

Canon Legria mini

HD Camcorder Instruction Manual – Canon LEGRIA mini

Canon Legria mini
Canon Legria mini


User manual Canon Legria mini – download in PDF format: legria-mini-EN


Get ready to express yourself in new ways. Offering a unique combination of ultra-wide angle lens, vari-angle LCD and built-in stand, the LEGRIA mini with Wi-Fi lets you showcase your passions and interests from a new perspective.

  • Express your interests with a new perspective. An Ultra-Wide angle lens ensures you will capture the entire moment every time.
  • Frame yourself effortlessly and enjoy a variety of shooting angles with the Vari-angle LCD and built-in stand.
  • Switch between ultra-wide and close-up. Depending on the scene you’re shooting, change the field of view by touching the screen.
  • Share content with built-in Wi-Fi and operate your LEGRIA mini with live streaming remote control from a smartphone or tablet.
  • Capture stunning Full-HD movies and still photos with a high-sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC DV4 processing power.


Recording Media One card slot – Micro SD
Max Recording Time* Variable total, depending on memory card size¹
64GB Micro SDXC card: 34hrs 45mins (Not supplied)


Type 1/2.3 type backside illuminated high-sensitivity CMOS sensor
Total pixels 12.8 megapixels
Effective Pixels: Movie Approx 8.99 megapixels (Wide mode)/ 2.07 megapixels (Close-up mode)
Effective Pixels: Still Images Approx 12 megapixels (Wide Mode)/ 2.76 megapixels (Close-up mode)
Filter Primary colour filter


Optical Zoom No (Single Focus/Ultra Wide Angle Lens)
Diagonal Angle of View: Wide/Close-up Movies: Approx. 160°/71° Still Images: Approx. 170°/78°
35mm Equivalent: Wide/Close-up Movies: Approx. 16.8 mm/ Approx. 35.0 mm Still Images: Approx. 15.4 mm/Approx. 32.1 mm
Aperture f/2.8
Focus (shooting distance) Deep focus (0.4m to ∞)
Image Stabilizer No
Lens Cover Yes (operated by using the power switch)


Recording format MP4
Recording mode 25p: 1920 x 1080, 24Mbps²
25p: 1920 x 1080, 17Mbps
25p: 1280 x 720, 4Mbps
25p: 640×360, 1.5Mbps (output during live streaming)
Mirror Image Recording Yes
Multi-directional Inverted Yes (when Detect Orientation is ON)
Slow & Fast Motion Slow: 1/4x(VGA), 1/2x(720P) Fast: 2x, 4x Note: Standard playback is 25p
Shooting Mode Smart Auto / P / SCN (Food and Fashion/Sports/Night/Beach/SNow/Macro Photography)
Self Timer Yes: 2 sec/ 10sec.


Recording Format JPEG
Recording Size Wide Large: 4000 x 3000 (12M), Medium: 1920 x 1440 (2.76M), Small: 640 x 480 (VGA)
Recording Size Close-Up Medium: 1920 x 1440 (2.76M), Small: 640 x 480 (VGA)
Photo Button Physical shutter button
Built-in Flash No


Image Processor DIGIC DV 4
HS System Yes (high-sensitivity imaging sensor + DIGIC DV 4)
Face Detection TechNology Yes


Screen size 2.7-inch (6.8cm) Electrostatic Touch Screen
Vari-Angle Yes (two-hinge type)
Pixels 230,000 dots
Touchscreen Yes – Capacitive
Touch Tracking Yes
Touch Focus No (Pan Focus)
Touch Exposure Yes (via app user interface during live streaming)
Manual adjustment Brightness


Remote Control & Streaming Yes¹
Movie Uploader Yes²
Playback via Browser Yes³
Media Server Yes – device must be DLNA supported
Web Service Yes


System MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2ch)
High-Quality Microphone Yes (Stereo Microphone)
Audio Scene Select Yes (Standard, Music, Speech, Forest and Birds, Noise Suppression)


Interval Recording Yes, select from 5sec/10sec/30sec/1min/10min
Video Snapshot Yes, select from 2,4 or 8 seconds
Touch Decorations Yes
Cinema-Look filters Yes – only when transcoding


Auto Yes
Set/Preset 2 Presets: [Daylight: approx 5400K], [Tungsten: approx 3100K]
Auto Adjustment Range Approx 2,800k – 8,000k


Touch exposure Yes
Exposure Compensation ±12 steps. (0 EV to ±3.0 EV).
Shutter Speed 1/25 – 1/2000 sec


HDMI Yes – Output Only
USB Yes (Mini-B, Hi-Speed USB – Output Only)
Memory Card Yes- Micro SD
Headphone No
Mic Input No
Tripod Mount Yes


Type Lithium Ion
Intelligent Battery System Yes
Battery included in the kit NB-4L (battery and charger supplied)
A/C Power Supply Optional, AC adapter CA-110
Max recording time (included battery) 1hr 15mins¹


W x H x D Approx 76 x 22 x 96mm
Weight 160g (Body only)
Max Recording Time* ¹ 4Mbps recording mode
Recording mode ² Class 10 or higher Micro SD card recommended for 24Mbps recording
Remote Control & Streaming ¹ Requires installation of CameraAccess app. Supported OS: iOS5,iOS6, Android 2.3/ 4.0 / 4.1 /4.2 Functionality Not guaranteed on all devices
Movie Uploader ² Requires installation of MovieUploader app. Supported OS: iOS5,iOS6. Functionality Not guaranteed on all devices
Playback via Browser ³ Supported OS: iOS5,iOS6, Android 2.3/ 3.2/ 4.0/ 4.1/ 4.2. Web browser must support HTML5. Functionality Not guaranteed on all devices
Max recording time (included battery) ¹ Normal LCD brightness, continuous shooting at 4Mbps

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