Canon® Compact Photo Printer review
The Canon Compact Photo Printer features Auto Image Optimize which analyses faces, contrast, and brightness levels in the image before making appropriate corrections so prints are bright, clear and of optimum quality. It also offers a selectable Smooth Skin effect that evens out skin blemishes for more flattering portraits, and manual brightness adjustment could be applied to fine-tune the prints produced.
The Canon Compact Photo Printer is a portable photo printer that works with either MAC computer or PC computers. You could also plug your camera directly into the printer and print out from it. While the Canon Compact Photo Printer claims portability, there is no battery pack that would enable a user to have all around access without an electrical outlet of some type.
The Canon Compact Photo Printer helps photos to be printed directly from a range of compatible memory cards, or from any PictBridge-compatible device. The Canon Compact Photo Printer could also print from USB flash memory or from mobile phones, enabling instant output without the need for a computer. Using dye sublimation technology, the Canon Compact Photo Printer gives images a smooth, glossy result so that finished prints have the quality, look and feel of a traditional lab photo.
- FIVE – High quality
It provides superb quality photos with vibrant and natural colors. A durable glossy protective coating helps to protect precious memories from moisture and fading for up to 100 years. It is also gives your photos a traditional look and feel, just like a professional high street photo lab print.
- FOUR – Images in seconds
The ease of use, style and speed of the Canon Compact Photo Printer is impressive. It enables you to print vibrant, professional quality prints from the comfort of your home. Simply connect your PictBridge or Canon Direct Print compatible camera directly to the Canon Compact Photo Printer, select your favorite image and you could start to see your images print immediately, it really is that easy.
- THREE – PC-less printing
Canon Compact Photo Printer is capable of supporting various interfaces, which allow you to eliminate the use of a personal computer. The conventional methods dictate that you plug this printer to a computer. Instead of plugging it to a computer, you could plug it to a camera. If you have a PictBridge camera, you could print pictures straight from your camera.
- TWO – Connectivity
The Canon Compact Photo Printer inserts a compatible memory card into the built-in card slot and select images on the LCD display, and print. It also supports to a PictBridge connection, you could also print photos directly from your compatible digital camera, DV camcorder or your camera phone. When you are printing from a memory card, Automatic Image Optimization detects faces in an image and corrects their brightness
- ONE – Paper size
The Canon Compact Photo Printer requires a separate paper cassette for each paper size. That means increased clutter and extra cost, but on the other hand you do not have to empty the cassette to switch paper sizes. The Canon provides cassettes for 4-by-6-inch and 4-by-8-inch media at no extra charge. When you swap cassettes, you could also have to swap ribbon cartridges.
The Canon Compact Photo Printer is a portable photo printer that works with either MAC computer or PC computers. You could also plug your camera directly into the printer and print out from it.