New Canon PIXMA printers goes sexy in black
Canon Philippines introduced their new range of All-In-One and single function photo printers last week. “No Boundaries” is the new design concept and these new printers feature a pure black high-gloss lacquer finish that complements any modern business or home decor.
New features of these printers include:
- Full HD Movie Print: With the new Full HD Movie Print introduced in all 2H 2010 PIXMA models, you can print selected frames from HD video footage (.mov files created by Canon digital camera). And you can perfect your prints with Canon’s advanced image correction technologies.
- Creative Park Premium website (via Solution Menu EX): The online portal offers free downloads of photos and illustrations from world-renowned artists. This content is available when Canon Original Inks are properly installed.
- Easy-PhotoPrint EX now allows users to import photos directly from the Flickr online photo sharing site.
- Easy-WebPrint Ex is the total web printing solution for printing only what you need from web pages with complicated layouts. A new Gray-To-Black Legibility feature now allows users to enhance the legibility of gray to black text on web pages before printing.
- Auto Photo Fix II: Comes with Colour Cast Correction in addition to face-recognition and scene categorization optimization, effectively ensuring superb photo quality in every print.
And here are the new Canon PIXMA printers:
PIXMA MG5270: Best Balance of Performance and Versatility
For homes and offices, the PIXMA MG5270 offers cost-efficient features such as individual colour ink tanks, 2.4-inch TFT LCD screens with a convenient Scroll Wheel interface and memory card slots, direct printing and scanning.
The PIXMA MG5270 takes just 20 seconds and 39 seconds respectively to print a borderless 4 x 6” photo, and approximately 11.0ipm and 9.7ipm (images per minute) for monochrome and 9.3ipm and 6.1ipm for colour A4 sized document prints respectively. The MG5270 features optical scan resolutions of 2400 x 4800 dpi, and 1200 x 2400 respectively.
The MG5270 prints images directly from PictBridge-compatible digital cameras, including memory cards, and USB flash storage such as thumb drives. The PIXMA MG5270 has the added advantage of Wi-Fi connectivity, allowing multiple computers to share a single printer on the same wireless network. Photos can be printed wirelessly from an iPhone or iPod Touch.
PIXMA MP497: AIO functionality at incredible price point
Value-conscious consumers who seek the convenience of an integrated AIO solution will find the perfect fit for their needs in the PIXMA MP497. Compact and stylish, this AIO printer offers excellent performance and value.
Capable of sharp prints up to 4800 x 1200 dpi, with minimum 2pl ink droplet sizes. The MP497 takes just 41 seconds and 43 seconds respectively to print a borderless 4 x 6” photo. For documents, the MP497 takes approximately 8.8ipm and 5.0ipm for monochrome and colour documents respectively, while the MP287 prints at 8.4ipm and 4.8ipm. The PIXMA MP497 is also wireless for sharing over a Wi-Fi network or printing directly from the iPhone or iPod Touch.
PIXMA iP4870: Focused on high photo quality, fast printing
With min 1pl ink droplets with ultra-sharp 9600 x 2400 dpi prints and five-colour individual ink tanks, the PIXMA iP4870 is equipped for top print quality. It can print a borderless 4×6” photo in approximately 20 seconds, achieving approximately 11.0ipm and 9.3ipm for monochrome and colour A4 sized document prints respectively.
PIXMA MG8170: Premium Photo All-In-One with Film Scanning and the Intelligent Touch System
The PIXMA MG8170 wireless photo AIO printer offers unrivalled elegance and ease of use through the introduction of Canon’s unique Intelligent Touch System. There is no operation panel and buttons to mar the smooth, sleek profile of the PIXMA MG8170 wireless photo printer. Instead, relevant keys and controls light up intuitively on the top cover during printer operation against the glossy black piano finish. Complementing the Intelligent Touch System, the MG8170 also features a tilt LCD display screens (3.5 inches) that lie flushed with the top panel when not in use.
It has a feature caleld Full HD Movie Print which enables the PIXMA MG8170 to print any frame from HD video footage captured with a Canon digital camera.
The PIXMA MG8170 also offers exclusive access to Canon’s Creative Park Premium for downloadable photos and illustrations from world renowned artists. This premium content is available when Canon Original Inks are properly installed.
Android OS smartphones can also make use of the free Canon Easy-PhotoPrint (EPP) for Android application to print images captured with the phone’s camera. For Apple iPhone®, iPod touch® and iPad™ mobile device users, the Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for iPhone (iEPP) is also a free application.
The PIXMA MG8170 is also capable of scanning 35mm film and slides, allowing users to reproduce and preserve memorable moments.