Review on Canon® iP4200 Printer
The printer is from the company Canon which always introduces products which stands up in its class. Canon iP4200 is an ink jet color printer with high resolution and good image quality. The maximum resolution of the printer is 600 x 600 dpi for black and white and 9600 x 2400 dpi for color. The print speed of the printer is 29ppm and 20ppm for black and color print respectively. The printer will run on platforms such as Microsoft Windows and Mac operating systems. The photo lab quality of this printer is 4 x 6 inch borderless photo within seconds.
Canon always introduces products with user friendly interface and this same quality can be observed in this Canon iP4200 also. The dimension of the printer is 16.5 x 11.8 x 6.3 inches with a weight of 14.3lbs which is quite affordable for every environment. The printer runs on wired technology which gives the necessary speed in the case of data transfer. It also supports USB interface and so we can connect the data drives in the printer and can do the printing very fast.
Canon iP4200 is one of the best products of Canon which shows high speed and high performance in its price range. This is a printer which can print the two sides of the paper by using special double sided paper. It will print a descent text output in which we can select whether it is bordered or borderless. The maximum speed of the printer is 29 pages per minute which is always better than its contemporaries. The printing technology used in this printer is Canon Bubble Jet Direct and PictBridge. It can handle about 150-sheet paper cassette, CD/DVD tray and 150-sheet input tray. RAM installed in the printer is 42KB which is all needed for the temporary data storage. The total median capacity is 300 sheets with output tray capacity of 50 sheets. The printer will run on 17 watt power.
- FIVE – Performance
The inkjet technology used in iP4200 is Canon Fine Technology which is from Full-lithography inkjet Nozzle Engineering. There are five individual ink tanks which has colors like 5-ink-cyan, magenta, yellow, black and pigment black. The minimum ink droplet of the printer is 1pl. Borderless printing is another outstanding quality of this printer. The extra color depth and photo contrast is given by the contrastPLUS technology of Canon.
- FOUR – User friendly
Canon iP4200 printer is very user friendly and can do direct photo printing from pictBridge compatible digital cameras and camcorders. No PC is required in this process and it will avoid the complexity of computer and so no need of data transfer to the PC from the camera for the printing purpose. It again saves power to a large extent.
- THREE – Lasting prints
The print head used in Canon iP4200 is ChromalLife100 system, a recent advancement from Canon R&D department. New Canon genuine photo papers and the formulation ink will not allow the memories to decay through ages. This printer can also provide a borderless printing in maximum speed when compared to its competitors. It just takes 51 seconds to print a photo and the credit goes to Canon.
- TWO – Economical
The ink management of Canon iP4200 is such that it tries to avoid the extra use of ink and also removes the additional depositing of inks during the printing process. Canon uses transparent single ink system for making the inks for its optimized use with maximum efficiency and maximum clarity.
- ONE – Connectivity
The printer can be connected to PC through USB and other peripheral devices. It also provides a connection with the digital cameras that allows direct image printing. This allows a wide range application from the printer in our daily use.
Canon iP4200 is one of the best from Canon products and it has a great photo printing device that gives a better quality print. It gives the best quality print with better contrast and good resolution.