Review on Canon® PIXMA MP170 printer
Canon PIXMA MP170 printer is an all-in-one printer from Canon that brings performance in a small compact design. It features a photo printer, a copier and a scanner. With FINE cartridge and droplet size of 2pl, Canon PIXMA MP170 printer offers a resolution of 4800 x 1200 color dpi. The photos printed with ChromaLife100 offer long-lasting print permanence and brilliant colors.
Canon PIXMA MP170 printer as a multifunction printer can be used for printing both documents and photos, scanning, and copying. It has support for PictBridge that allows printing photos directly from compatible digital cameras. The built-in card slots let the users to connect media cards. The documents can be resized in a range of 25-400% to the original size before copying.
Canon PIXMA MP170 printer is an all-in-one printer from Canon which brings quality results from its various available functions. The inkjet color printer can also be used for printing photo images. It prints at a speed of 22ppm for black and 17ppm for color prints. It takes just 55 seconds for printing a 4x6 borderless photo. It offers a resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi for color prints. The copier of Canon PIXMA MP170 printer copies at a speed of 22cpm for black and 17cpm for color documents. The co-features of the copier include Auto Magnification, Auto Exposure, Image Repeat, etc. The flatbed scanner uses a Contact Image Sensor as its scanning element. The maximum scan resolution offered by Canon PIXMA MP170 printer is 1200 x 2400 optical dpi and 19200 x 19200 interpolated dpi.
- FIVE – Printer
Canon PIXMA MP170 printer features a color photo printer that delivers better quality prints with great speed. It prints at a speed of 22ppm for black taking only 2.7 seconds per page and 17ppm for color with 3.6seconds per page. The time required for printing a 4x6 borderless photo is just 55 seconds. It offers a resolution of 600 x 600 dpi for black and 4800 x 1200 dpi for color prints.
- FOUR – Copier
Canon PIXMA MP170 printer also occupies a copier along with its hardware features. The copy speed offered by Canon PIXMA MP170 printer is 22cpm for black and 17cpm for color copies. The copier can resize documents in a range of 25-400% to the original size. The co-features of the copier include Auto Magnification, Auto Exposure, Fit-to-Page, and Image Repeat.
- THREE – Scanner
Canon PIXMA MP170 printer also comes with a flatbed scanner that can meet the scanning solutions. It uses a Contact Image Sensor as the scanning element. The scanning modes offered by Canon PIXMA MP170 printer are 48-bit internal and 24-bit external. It offers a resolution of 1200 x 2400 optical dpi and 19200 x 19200 interpolated dpi. The maximum document size the scanner can handle is 8.5 x 11.7 inches.
- TWO – Software support
Canon PIXMA MP170 printer contains some user friendly software that helps the users to manage/edit its inputs. The MP Driver, set-up Software and User’s Guide allows the users to install Canon PIXMA MP170 printer and use it efficiently. Easy PhotoPrint 3.3 and Easy WebPrint make the printing tasks easier and faster. The ScanSoft Omnipage SE is installed to make the scanning process better.
- ONE – Easy-to-use
Along with performance and quality, Canon PIXMA MP170 printer comes with user friendly features. The multiple hardware features of Canon PIXMA MP170 printer is packed in a box that measures just 17.5 x 15.0 x 7.2 inches and weighs only 12.3 pounds, which makes it easier to handle and re-position. The USB 2.0 Hi-Speed allows faster data exchange between Canon PIXMA MP170 printer and computer.
Canon PIXMA MP170 printer offers excellent quality with its multiple functions. With three different functions in a single small compact machine, Canon PIXMA MP170 printer saves much of the space, time, cost and effort.