Review of Canon® Pixma IP2702 Printer
The cost of Canon Pixma IP2702 inkjet printer offers the reasonable service for the price paid by the user. The copious on-screen software of Canon pay-offs for the inadequacy of physical features. The MyPrinter and Solution Menu applications makes the task of managing the printer easier and the help documents are thorough and regimented. You can create album pages and organize digital photos and calenders can also be created with the help of Easy-PhotoPrinter.
The printer has support with the Macintosh OS, Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7. With a power consumption of only 11 W, this machine is an attractive deal for users simply wanting good quality color and black prints. In this article we shall provide some detail on the basic hardware specifications of the printer, its printing speeds and its top 5 features.
Even though Canon Pixma IP2702 has no control panel, however it has only power and resume/cancel buttons. The maximum page size supported is A4 and the sheet feed capacity is 100 x 80 g/sm. The connection interface available between the printer and a PC is USB 2.0. With all printer trays closed, the dimensions of the device are 445 x 250 x 130 mm. Weighing only 3.4 kgs, this printer can be classified as portable.
The sheet feeder for the device can hold a maximum of 100 sheets at a time, which is good considering the small size of the printer.
- FIVE –Â USB ConnectionUsing a USB 2.0 connection with a computer, the printer gives good printing speeds. It takes 0:50 minutes to print 5 A4 pages of text, 3:27 minutes for 20 A4 pages of text, and 2:04 minutes for 5 A4 pages of text and graphics.
- FOUR –Â Printer ResolutionIn addition, the printer can output a 15 x 10 cm photograph in 1:19 minutes. The print head resolution is 4800 dpi, while the carriage resolution is 1200 dpi. The rated color speed is 4.8 ipm and the rated black speed is 7.9 ipm. These are calculated using parts of the ISO standard which exclude processing time before start of print and so are slightly unrealistic.
- THREE –Â Less WeightOne of the features that makes this printer stand out is its low weight of only 3.4 kg and its convenient dimensions. This allows the users to easily move the printer from one location to another very conveniently.
- TWO –Â Less usage of powerAnother attraction is the very low power usage of the device. Consuming only 11 W, this printer is great for users who are mindful of the resources they consume. The printer’s on screen software is extremely user friendly and allows for large amounts of customizability.
- ONE – Â Quality of inkThe printer’s ink tanks last for a long time too. Lastly, the ink might be a little less costly; however it gives you high quality picture quality
The Canon Pixma ip2702 printer as one of the best inkjet printers available in the market for home and office use. It is user friendly and is embedded with built in all-in-one function.