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Canon Legria Mini X

A 3 year old 12.8MP 1 camcorder with not bad features but high running costs
12.8MP 1/2.3" Yes 205g May 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Canon Legria Mini X Review

With good features and at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Canon Legria Mini X number 259 across all camcorders.
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Good Features
46
3 Years Old
Overall Score
44
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

Canon video cameras have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly high effective megapixels (image)
Has an image stabilizer
Quite small display diagonal
Does not have a built-in flash

Canon Legria Mini X Video Reviews


Canon Legria Mini X In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Canon Video Cameras Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 916 owner and expert reviews (including 212 verified purchases), Canon has excellent ratings for its video cameras. 95% of those that bought a Canon camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The Legria Mini X's display diagonal of only 2.7" is in the smallest 21% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. Camcorders have display diagonals of between 0.24" and 11", and the average display diagonal is 3".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Legria Mini X has an image stabilizer, as do 66% of camcorders.

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Fairly High Effective Megapixels (image)

The average effective megapixels (image) of all video cameras is 5.8MP, with the lowest being 1.1MP and the highest being 26MP. The Canon Legria Mini X's effective megapixels (image) of 8.99MP is fairly high compared to most other video cameras. It is in the highest 19% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Big Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of the Legria Mini X of 12.8MP is in the biggest 19% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. Video cameras have total megapixels of between 0.3MP and 210MP, and the average total megapixels is 8.2MP.

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Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The Canon Legria Mini X's maximum memory card size of 64GB is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 46% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Canon Legria Mini X features wi-Fi. 77% of video cameras do not feature wi-Fi.

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Average Video Recording Time

The video recording time of the Legria Mini X of 2.5h is fairly typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the longest 47% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Legria Mini X's weight of 205g is fairly typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 37% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Tripod Mountable

The Legria Mini X is tripod mountable. 86% of camcorders are not tripod mountable.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Canon Legria Mini X is Full HD, as are 73% of camcorders.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Canon Legria Mini X has a vari-angle LCD display. 91% of video cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Legria Mini X does not have a built-in flash, although keep in mind that 86% of video cameras also do not have a built-in flash.

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Has a Face Detection

The Legria Mini X has a face detection. 72% of camcorders do not have a face detection.

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Very Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Legria Mini X's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 15.4mm is quite short compared to most other camcorders. It is in the shortest 13% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Video cameras have minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 1.8mm and 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 29mm.

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Supports Remote Operation

The Legria Mini X supports remote operation, unlike 95% of video cameras which do not support remote operation.

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Has a Microphone in

The Canon Legria Mini X has a microphone in, which is unusual. 77% of video cameras do not have a microphone in.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/2.3|1" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on video cameras.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Legria Mini X supports HDMI, as do 67% of video cameras.

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Fairly Big Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distances of video cameras range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.43m. The Canon Legria Mini X's closest focusing distance of 0.4m is in the biggest 21% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Quite High Effective Megapixels (movie)

The average effective megapixels (movie) of all video cameras is 23,000MP, with the lowest being 0.41MP and the highest being 5,100,000MP. The effective megapixels (movie) of the Legria Mini X of 12MP is fairly high compared to most other video cameras. It is in the highest 7% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Legria Mini X is 4000 x 3000. That's 56% higher resolution than a 3200 x 2400 video camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by video cameras. This video camera also supports a still image resolution of 640 x 480. The best resolution of all video cameras is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 640 x 360.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The Canon Legria Mini X does not support PictBridge, although this is within the context that 97% of camcorders also do not support PictBridge.

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Quite High Minimum Aperture Number

The average minimum aperture number of all video cameras is 2.2, with the lowest being 1.1 and the highest being 22. The minimum aperture number of the Legria Mini X of 2.8 is in the highest 18% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of all camcorders is 790mm, with the shortest being 0.5mm and the longest being 2,700mm. The Legria Mini X's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 43.7mm is quite short compared to most other video cameras. It is in the shortest 18% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Canon released the Legria Mini X in May 2014.


Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00013803239850, 00138032398502, 04549292007558, 05054230633472, 08714574617176

Other Popular Comparisons With The Canon Legria Mini X

Longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
User reviews are moderately better
1 lower minimum aperture number
Vastly lower effective megapixels (image)

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