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Canon PIXMA MX330 Inkjet All-In-One Printer Review

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

If you want to boost productivity in your office or improve efficiency at home, then check out the Canon PIXMA MX330 Inkjet All-In-One Printer—it might just be the perfect tool that you need. This color multifunction printer has superb resolution for both printing and scanning and has a fully integrated auto document feeder that allows you to copy, fax, print and scan with ease. PictBridge-ready cameras can also connect and print directly with this Canon printer. The myriad of features gives this printer a 4 out of 5 rating.

Quick Summary

Put more life into your reports or scrapbooks with the Canon PIXMA MX330 Inkjet All-In-One Printer’s 800 x 1200 maximum color resolution. Store up to 20 coded speed dials in this printer’s Super 3G High-Speed Fax and scan and duplicate true-to-life copies with its special Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology. It’s got print speeds of up to 7.5 impressions per minute (ipm) for black and white printing and 4.5 ipm for colored printouts. It can also print out a borderless, colored 4”x6” photo in approximately 45 seconds.

Good Points of the Canon PIXMA MX330 Inkjet All-In-One Printer

This color multifunction printer is easy to set up straight from the box. Its print speeds are better than other multifunction printers and you get crisp document prints and vivid photos (text printer from this printer closely match those printer from laser printers). Its 1.8-inch LCD screen is very intuitive and instructions are easy to understand and follow. Another plus is that this printer can scan documents straight to pdf, which eliminates the hassle of having to open a document to convert it to that file format after scanning.

Bad Points of the Canon PIXMA MX330 Inkjet All-In-One Printer

This Canon printer leaves much to be desired in the noise department, since it can get loud when printing colored documents. Printer ink cartridges are also expensive for this printer and some people might prefer to get a printer with an OCR feature, which this color multifunction printer does not have. It’s also quite large and can take up a lot of space on your desk.

Canon Ink Cartridges for the   Canon PIXMA MX330

PG 210                           Black               220 pages

PG 210XL                       Black               401 pages

CL 211                           Tricolor            244 pages

CL 211XL                       Tricolor            349 pages

Troubleshooting & Support Information

You can download drivers or check for software updates for the Canon PIXMA MX330 printer from http://www.printcountry.com/drivers/CANON_PIXMA_MX330_DRIVER_DOWNLOAD.htm

Search for tips and ask for help on the Canon PIXMA MX330 Inkjet All-In-One Printer at http://www.printerinkquestions.printcountry.com.

For all your ink needs, visit http://www.printcountry.com/hp_printer_toner_ink_cartridges_main.asp.

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Canon Pixma MP990 Printer Review

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Take printing to the next level with the Canon Pixma MP990. This wireless, all-in-one printer is all you’ll ever need in your home or office. Choose to connect this Canon printer to a computer via wired or wireless networking and get ready to print professional-looking photos or laser-quality text. You can also print photos and documents straight from your PictBridge-ready camera, mobile phone or from flash drives and supported memory cards. Because it is easy to use and has a lot of features, the Canon Pixma MP990 is given a 5 out of 5 stars.

Quick Summary

Scan, copy and print from any room in your home or office with the Canon Pixma MP990. Borderless photos come out with vivid colors and lifelike qualities, largely due to this Canon printer’s six individual ink tank system and maximum resolution of 9600 x 2400 dpi. A CCD scanner that boasts of 4800 replicates true-to-life images and documents. The Canon Pixma MP990 has amazing print speeds of 11.9 ipm for black and white and 9.1ipm for full-color documents. Its 3.8-inch LCD screen is one of the largest printer panels to date, making it easy to tweak settings and edit photos.

Good Points of the Canon Pixma MP990

This printer is a dream for those who still use old-fashioned film cameras since its high-resolution scanner can scan 35mm film and slides. Set-up is also quick and easy—as easy as most plug-and-play devices available. Stunning images and photos makes this Canon printer top the list for photo hobbyists. Wireless connection is also a breeze to set-up, since the Canon Pixma MP990 can automatically detect all wireless networks within reach. And should you stumble through the set-up, instructions are graphically printed and illustrated, making them easy to understand.

Bad Points of the Canon Pixma MP990

Some printer reviews state that the Canon Pixma MP990 drinks up printer ink like there’s no tomorrow. Granted, it can give you amazing photos, but be prepared to spend a little more than you’re used to for printer ink.

Canon Ink Cartridges for the   Canon Pixma MP990

Canon PGI220        Black               19ml

Canon CLI221         Black               9ml

Canon CLI221         Cyan                 9ml

Canon CLI221         Magenta          9ml

Canon CLI221         Yellow             9ml

Canon CLI221         Gray                9ml

Troubleshooting & Support Information

You can download printer drivers for the Canon Pixma MP990 from http://www.printcountry.com/drivers/CANON_PIXMA_MP990_DRIVER_DOWNLOAD.htm

Search for tips and ask for help at http://www.printerinkquestions.printcountry.com.

You can get ink cartridges for the Canon Pixma MP990 at http://www.printcountry.com/hp_printer_toner_ink_cartridges_main.asp.

To help you decide on the best printer for your office or home, you can check out http://printers.printcountry.com.

Canon PIXMA MP490 Inkjet Photo All-In-One Printer Review

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Compact and easy to use, the Canon PIXMA MP490 Inkjet Photo All-In-One Printer is an efficient workhorse that can handle all your printing jobs and even scan and copy documents as well. Printer reviews have been favorable for this all in one printer because of its built-in image correction, photo lab quality borderless prints and small footprint. This compact printer has a 4 out of 5 rating.

Quick Summary

It doesn’t take up much space on your desk but it can sure do a lot of work! The Canon PIXMA MP490 Inkjet Photo All-In-One Printer boasts of rich images and colors, thanks to 4800 x 1200 maximum color dpi and Canon Full-photolithography Inkjet Nozzle Engineering (FINE) that fires tiny 2pl printer ink droplets. You can print a 4-inch by 6-inch borderless photo as fast as 6 seconds, or 8.4 ipm for black and white pages and 4.8ipm for colored prints. The built-in flatbed scanner has an optical resolution of 1200 x 2400 dpi, while an auto sheet feeder and a scan-to-memory feature help you improve efficiency in your home and office.

Good Points of the Canon PIXMA MP490 Inkjet Photo All-In-One Printer

This practical all in one printer does a great job for small to medium print loads. Colors for both black and white and colored print outs and images are crisp and clear, though they aren’t as exceptional as the higher printer models. It is also pretty compact, so you don’t have to worry about this printer taking up a lot of precious space on your desk.

Bad Points of the Canon PIXMA MP490

Like most newer printer models, the Canon  PIXMA  MP490  Inkjet Photo  All-In-One Printer does not come with a USB cable, so you have to buy one. Canon printer ink is also rather expensive and its best if you practice good printer ink saving techniques. This all in one printer is also a bit on the noisy side and it isn’t as fast as the more expensive models, either.

Canon Ink Cartridges for the   Canon PIXMA MP490

PG 210           Black               9ml

PG 210XL        Black               15ml

CL 221            Black               9ml

CL 221            Cyan               9ml

CL 221            Magenta          9ml

CL 221            Yellow              9ml

CL 211 XL        Cyan                13ml

CL 211 XL        Magenta          13ml

CL 211 XL         Yellow             13ml

Troubleshooting & Support Information

You can download printer drivers for the Canon PIXMA MP490 Inkjet Photo All-In-One Printer from http://www.printcountry.com/drivers/CANON_PIXMA_MP490_DRIVER_DOWNLOAD.htm

Search for tips and ask for help at http://www.printerinkquestions.printcountry.com.

You can get ink cartridges for the Canon PIXMA MP490 Inkjet Photo All-In-One Printer at http://www.printcountry.com/hp_printer_toner_ink_cartridges_main.asp.

To help you decide on the best printer for your office or home, you can check out http://printers.printcountry.com.

Canon Pixma MX850 Printer Review

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010

The Canon Pixma MX850 is the ultimate all-in-one printer for small businesses or for the home offices. This printer garners a score of 4 out of 5 stars.

Quick Summary

The Canon Pixma MX850 is a multifunction printer, with fax, copy, scan and auto duplex capabilities. The Canon Pixma MX850 can operate at a speed of up to 24 pages per minute in color and 31 pages per minute in black. If you love printing or scanning photographs, this printer is perfect for you.

The Best of Canon Pixma MX850

The Canon Pixma MX850 uses its patented print head technology and 5-color Canon Pixma printer ink system to produce magnificent prints with up to 9600 x 2400 color dpi resolution. You can reduce your costs by only replacing the ink color that runs out, instead of a tank containing unused printer ink.

The Pixma MX 850 is also perfect for those who like to scan or photocopy graphics or photographs, scanning and copying at a resolution of 4800 x 9600.

The Disadvantages of Canon Pixma MX850

Although the Canon Pixma MX850 produces great color output, the quality of some black and white prints is rather weak. Even after cleaning and realignment, there still appears to be some banding on the prints.

Automatic, duplex printing is available for the Pixma MX850, although it is very slow when on draft mode. Automatic, duplex scanning is also very slow, although a manual option is available.

Canon Printer Cartridges Used in Canon Pixma MX850

Canon Cyan Ink Cartridge: CLI-8C

Canon Magenta Ink Cartridge: CLI-8M

Canon Yellow Ink Cartridge: CLI-8Y

Canon Black Ink Cartridge: CLI-8BK

Canon Pigment Black Ink Cartridge: PGI-5BK

Canon Pixma MX850 Troubleshooting & Support Information

If you want to find a printer driver for Canon Pixma MX850, use our printer driver tool at http://www.printcountry.com/drivers/CANON_PIXMA_MX850_DRIVER_DOWNLOAD.htm.

For troubleshooting and tips, visit http://www.printerinkquestions.printcountry.com.

To see a list of our cartridges available for this printer, visit http://www.printcountry.com/canon_printer_toner_ink_cartridges_main.asp.

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