Review on Canon® Pixma MX850 Printer
Canon Pixma MX850 Printer is a multifunction device that could fax, copy, scan, and print documents. There is a built-in Ethernet jack that enables simple connection to a network. It prints at a maximum of 9600 x 2400 dpi for getting good quality photos. There is a built-in memory card reader and a 2.5-inch display that allow photo prints directly from a memory card. It includes an automatic document feeder which enables automatic duplexing.
Canon's variety of PIXMA multifunction printers are well finished and they have good feature sets. But most of them are meant for digital photo enthusiasts with six-colored ink and a second black to provide high-quality photo prints and fast plain paper printing. There is a parallel MX range in this printer that comes with a slightly different emphasis.
This printer has a patented print head technology and 5-color ink system and it enables you to create spectacular photos and is fast. The photo lab quality 4 x 6-inch border-less print takes just about 21 seconds. The copies produced would be remarkably true to the originals, and when scanning photos, it would produce impressive 4800-dpi results, with vibrant 48-bit color depth. It contains a built-in Automatic Document Feeder that holds up to 35 originals and enables automatic duplexing; so you do not have to manually turn over your two-sided original. This printer is networkable through an Ethernet connection, and it offers an optional BU-30 Bluetooth interface3; so you could print wireless from a PC or PDA. It also enables to print photos right from memory cards.
- FIVE – Photo printing
You could benefit from better quality photo prints with well-detailed and soft-colored gradations. The responsibility falls on tiny 1pl ink droplets and a high 9600x2400dpi print resolution. It prints a 10x15cm borderless photo in approx 21 seconds in Standard Mode. You could print photos directly from your memory card and PictBridge-ready digital camera or camcorder. Its auto Image Fix automatically enhances your photos.
- FOUR – Auto Image Fix
There is a built-in Auto Image Fix feature in this Canon Pixma Mx850 Printer that allows you to create astonishing results on all your photos. Using this feature, it categorizes your images into one of the following five types - Portrait, Scenery, Night Scenery, Snapshot with Scenery, and Snapshot.
- THREE – Office efficiency
The 35-page Duplex Automatic Document Feeder boosts othe utput of your Canon Pixma MX850 Printer by facilitating batch scanning and copying. The Automatic duplexing feature cuts the paper costs. You could personalize inkjet-printable CD/DVDs by printing straight onto the surface. Use the CD Label Print software to add layout text and images. The two paper trays hold both photo and plain paper.
- TWO – Fast Faxes and Expanded Memory
It could achieve Super G3 fax speed in color and black and white. The prolonged memory of this printer could store up to 100 of your speed-dial codes, and up to 250 inward fax pages particularly suitable when receiving long faxes or if you run out of paper. The G3 fax modem sends your mono and color faxes fast, in as little as 3 seconds per page.
- ONE – Copy/scan
This printer could copy at up to 31 cpm in mono or 24cpm in color. Its advanced copy technology assures exceptional colour performance. The 4800dpi resolution delivers superb color scans. It enables you to scan straight to PC, e-mail, or PDF. The MP Navigator EX software makes operation easy. The accurate optical character recognition software converts printed text into editable electronic documents.
Canon's variety of PIXMA multifunction printers are well finished and have good feature sets, but most of them are meant for digital photo enthusiasts, with six-colored inks and a second black to provide high-quality photo prints and fast plain paper printing.