Canon® PIXMA MP530 Printer
Solid combination of advanced features makes Canon PIXMA MP530 printer ideal for a small office. The device is able to handle fax, scanning, copying and printing functions. Canon PIXMA MP530 printer comes without built-in networking, so we have to use Windows printer sharing to make the device available to other PCs on the network.
Canon PIXMA MP530 printer is a new mid range all in one printer that is capable to deliver high quality prints along with great simplicity. The print quality of Canon PIXMA MP530 printer is good. The printer performs well and has a speed of 8.9 pages per minute for text and 3.2 ppm for graphics. Canon PIXMA MP530 printer is ideal for small offices and business settings.
Canon PIXMA MP530 printer works with documents and photos. It handles fax, scanning, copying and printing options. You have to use Windows printer sharing utility to make Canon PIXMA MP530 printer available to other computer systems on your network. You can print directly from a digital camera by connecting it to the MFP's PictBridge port and use the camera's screen and controls. Canon PIXMA MP530 printer control panel features a two line mono chrome LCD surrounded by sensibly arranged buttons.
- FIVE – Ink cartridges
Canon PIXMA MP530 printer contains five ink cartridges. One per primary color plus two black inks. It incorporates a red LED that flashes when the ink runs low. On photo paper, Canon PIXMA MP530 printer uses dye based black. To produce stronger and sharper darks prints on relatively absorbent plain paper, it adds pigment based black.
- FOUR – Print quality
The print quality of Canon PIXMA MP530 printer is great. It produces attractive dark text. Canon PIXMA MP530 printer also gives surprisingly sharp details while printing photos.
- THREE – Speed
Canon PIXMA MP530 printer has a remarkable speed. The printer is able to print pages at 8.9 per minute for text and 3.2 ppm for graphics. Its 4.3 ppm copy speed is impressive and gives high quality. Canon PIXMA MP530 printer completes 100 dpi scan of a 4 by 5 inch photo in a snappy 7.2 seconds.
- TWO – Scanning
The scan quality of Canon PIXMA MP530 printer is good at 600 dpi and there is no problem while scanning printed pages and magazine articles. Photo scanning is relatively good and the images captured onto a computer were nicely exposed and with a decent amount of detail.
- ONE – Appearance
Canon PIXMA MP530 printer is huge and it weighs about 13 kilos. On the plus side the printer, it will save space for a separate printer, scanner and fax machine. Canon PIXMA MP530 printer is able to do a lot of things without a computer attached.
Canon PIXMA MP530 is one of the new printers developed by Canon that is capable to provide better quality prints compared to some other similar models. The printer has an exceptional ability to scan and produce outstanding results. It is perfect for small office settings that require professional quality prints.