Canon® Pixma iP8500 Printer
Pixma iP8500 is a color printer from Canon that uses an 8-color ChromaPLUS ink system. The print-head with 6144 nozzles boost the print speed to 21 seconds per photo prints. It is equipped with duplex printing and features a dual paper path system. The 2pl droplet size offers better resolution for the photos. It also has a PictBridge support that allows printing photos directly from compatible digital cameras.
Canon Pixma iP8500 can be used for producing photos with rich colors and better resolution. It can be used for light home photographic users as well as professional photographers. The flexible paper handling of Canon Pixma iP8500 reduces the user intervention to a great extend. The duplex printing feature again avoids the manual help in printing on two sides of the paper.
Canon Pixma iP8500 is the best color printer from Canon that offers brilliant colors without sacrificing quality and speed. It prints with Canon Full-photolithography Inkjet Nozzle Engineering with a print-head of 6144 nozzles. The droplet size spitted by the nozzle print-head is as small as 2pl. It comes with a unique ink system with eight individual ink tanks of BCI-6Bk Black, BCI-6C Cyan, BCI-6M Magenta, BCI-6Y Yellow, BCI-6PC Photo Cyan, BCI-6PM Photo Magenta, BCI-6R Red, and BCI-6G Green tank system. Canon Pixma iP8500 prints at a speed of 16ppm for black, 12ppm for color, and takes only 21 seconds for 4x6 borderless photos. The resolution offered by Pixma iP8500 is 4800 x 2400 dpi for black and 4800 x 2400 dpi for color.
- FIVE – Professional Prints
Canon Pixma iP8500 is designed to deliver professional quality prints with great speeds and better resolution. The addition of red and green ink tanks upgrades the color compatibility to achieve the professional lab quality. Canon Pixma iP8500 offers a great resolution of 4800 x 2400 dpi for both black and color prints. The 2pl droplet size reproduces the color transitions giving the photos a true-to-life quality.
- FOUR – Canon Think Tank System
Canon uses a unique tank system with Pixma iP8500 printer. This Think Tank System with eight individual ink tanks offers brilliant colors and let the users replace the only color that runs out. The unique ink sensor indicates the users when ink levels are below a value. The Think Tank System also offers efficient printing solutions with lower costs.
- THREE – Flexible Paper Handling
The paper handling offered by Canon Pixma iP8500 is flexible and advanced. The dual path paper feed allows the users to keep photo paper in one tray and plain paper on the other, so that the users can print without switching the papers. The duplex printing feature reduces the user intervention by automatically printing on both sides of the sheet.
- TWO – Software Support
Canon Pixma iP8500 comes with simple and useful software that allows the users to manage and edit the photos with ease. The Setup Guide and User Guide come with step by step instructions for installing the printer and using the printer effectively. Other software included in Pixma iP8500 is Electronic Photo Application Guide, Easy PhotoPrint, Easy WebPrint, etc.
- ONE – Specifications
Canon Pixma iP8500 printer is a color printer that uses Nozzle Inkjet technology with a print-head of 6144 nozzles. This printer is compatible with Windows and Mac Operating Systems. It is equipped with USB 2.0 Hi-Speed and Direct Print Port interface. Canon Pixma iP8500 measures a dimension of 17.8 x 11.5 x 6.7 inches and weighs around 15.4 pounds.
Canon Pixma iP8500 is color printer from Canon that combines speed printing with lab quality prints. With the unique Think Tank System, Canon Pixma iP8500 offers brilliant colors that give photo prints a professional quality.