ConnectivityThe act of printing has never been easier with Canon. Canon's wireless3 printing options afford you the ability to print easily, giving what you need when you need it, in a fast timely manner.Wi-Fi - Lose the cables and unnecessary wiring and make life easy for yourself with Wi-Fi printing! Wi-Fi printing is the same idea as printing with a USB cable, it requires a printer driver, but simply connects to your printer through a wireless3 connection. As long as you are connected to a wireless3 network printing from multiple devices is a breeze. Find out how to set up you wi-fi connection here.Mobile/Tablet Printing - The days when only printing from your desktop was possible, are long behind us. Print directly from any mobile device with your compatible Canon printer. Printing through your mobile and tablet device is all made possible through Google Cloud Print2, Apple AirPrint1, and Canon's own Canon Print App4.Google Cloud Print2 - This feature allows you to print from Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Chrome browser from any mobile device, unlike AirPrint1 which is only compatible with Apple products, that is linked to your cloud-connected Canon printer. Cloud print gets rid of the need for drivers, entering us into a new way we go about printing. Printing from any mobile device is now possible with Google Cloud Print2, so provide yourself with conveniences of cloud printing with PIXMA and MAXIFY cloud-connected printer series.Apple AirPrint1 - Take advantage of your Apple device and improve your printing experience with Canon's AirPrint1 capability. This technology enables you to print directly from your Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, or Mac. Print web pages, emails, photos, and apps that have AirPrint1 technology with your compatible Canon AirPrint1 printer. There are no installing or syncing devices. Your Apple device will automatically detect your compatible Canon AirPrint1 printer and do the rest of the work for you.Canon Print App4 - Canon even has its own wireless3 printing solution that is made specially for all Canon printers. The Canon Print App4 allows you to print from remote locations and basically act like a fax machine. Simply register your Canon printer with the app and send your prints and documents to it from anywhere imaginable.PIXMA Touch & Print - If connecting and finding the correct wireless3 network to sync your printer to gives you too much trouble there is an even easier solution for you. PIXMA Touch & Print lets you print by simply opening the Canon Print App4 and touching your compatible Android device to the printer.
QualityAt heart Canon has the DNA of a camera company so it is only natural that we are inclined to provide our customers with the best print quality possible. At the core of all Canon printers are its print heads, full-photolithography inkjet nozzles (FINE), printing your images with the high quality you desire, and in the fast fashion you deserve.Print Resolution - Canon's high print quality is all made possible through maximum print resolution. Print resolution is the amount of microscopic ink droplets the printer is able to put down on paper and is measured by dots per inch up. Our printers possess a maximum resolution5 of 9600dpi (dots per inch), the best resolution of all home inkjet printers.Chroma Life - This advanced feature is displayed in our professional inkjet printers. The innovative technology infused in our chroma life ink tanks (CLI-8/36, CL-41/51/52) plus the use of our genuine Canon photo paper will help immortalize your beautiful photos, lasting up to 100 years in pristine condition when held in a photo album. Your photos will withstand the test of time and resist any elements it faces, whether it be heat/humidity, gas, or light.16.8 Million Colors - Experience every color you imagined with our dye-sub printers. They have the ability to mix an infinite amount of colors to print your images exactly as you envisioned them. Canon's inkjet printers are dedicated to providing the best and most colorful detailed prints thinkable.Auto Photo and Document Fixes - Just because a photo or document is poor quality, doesn't mean it can't be printed out in a beautiful fashion. Auto Photo and Document Fixes gives your photos and documents the best print quality possible delivering amazing results. The Auto Photo Fix resolves many common photo printing errors such as underexposed images, scene analysis plus brightness, and saturation correction. The Auto Document fix delivers beautiful results of scanned comments through advanced image analysis and area-by-area data correction so pictures remain clear and text comes through deep and sharp.
Ease Of UseHalf the challenge of printing is knowing how to use your printer. All Canon printers are very user friendly displaying intuitive and helpful features to making printing effortless.LCD Touch-Screen - Execute what you would like to accomplish with an easy to navigate LCD Touch-Screen. The large touch screens of select Canon inkjet printers display all the options you need in a sleek and straightforward manner. Experience the best large screen display and all the conveniences it offers with the touch of a fingertip.Intelligent Touch System - Printers can be overwhelming at times with all the possible keys you can press. Select Canon MG series printers make operating your printer effortless. The intelligent touch system lights up the buttons you need only when you need them, providing a guiding hand for what you would like to do.Memory Card7 Connection - No need to upload! Take the pictures you captured with your digital camera and print faster by taking your beautiful images directly from your camera's memory card7. Digital pictures can be printed quickly and easily simply by inserting your cameras memory card7 into the designated slot on your Canon photo printer.Auto Duplex Print - Automatically print on both sides of a page without the hassle of having to turn it over manually. This feature not only saves you time, but is also ecologically and economically friendly. Decrease your carbon foot print, work faster, and save money with the most cost-effective (link) printers possible.2-Sided Scan - Utilize the most amount of your time with the 2-sided scan feature, getting double-siding scanning done in half the time. Save time and scan both sides of a 2-sided document with select MAXIFY series printers.Advanced Paper Handling - No need to change and load different sizes of paper. The advanced media handling of Canon's printers allows you to load two different sizes of paper without the need of changing of them. Simply have two paper sizes you use often and save time.
Creative SolutionsMy Image Garden6 - This software makes organizing and displaying your favorite memories easy and fun. Photos can be stored and organized on your desktop into a calendar, event, and people view. In the calendar view your photos are automatically organized according to the date they were taken, allowing you to easily find you photos when they were taken. In the event view you can organize your photos by special occasions such as graduations, weddings, and birthdays. And lastly you have the ability to organize your photos by the special people in your life. The Face Recognition technology in the software organizes your images for you by person once enough pictures of that person are uploaded and recognized by the software.The software not only organizes your photos in a useful way, but it also personalizes them for you. My Image Garden6 offers various templates to customize your photos into collages, greeting cards, calendars, stickers, disc labels, and paper crafts. It even automatically creates layouts for your images based on how important the image is to you. It'll select a layout that displays the images you care most about.Full HD Movie Print9 - Turn your favorite HD movie clips captured with you compatible Canon EOS Digital SLR, PowerShot cameras or VIXIA camcorder into beautiful prints. Simply freeze your picture perfect clips and print them from your Canon inkjet printer.Special Filters - Have fun editing your images before you print them. Use the Fun Filter effects software that is built into your PIXMA printer so you can easily add effects that normally only cameras could do, such as Fish-Eye, Miniature, Toy Camera, Soft Focus, and Blur Background.Borderless Printing8 - Print edge-to-edge without any borders on a wide variety of paper sizes and types. With this feature you have the ability to create beautiful cards and other stationary. It is ideal for small photo prints.CD/DVD Printing - This feature is perfect for those who make videos. Select Canon PIXMA printers even offer the built-in convenience of printing on printable CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray Discs, and the CD jackets themselves. Direct Disc Print lets you customize titles, graphics, and pictures to give them a personal touch whether you're an inspiring film maker or simply wanting to customize some great memories.
Canon offers a diverse group of printer categories that are suitable for crafters, professionals, home office/small office users and just about everyone in between. The key to finding the right printer is asking yourself what you will be using your printer the most for.
Most printers do some form of wireless3 printing. Some are easier to use than others depending on what devices you have around you. Wi-Fi is the most standard one. To print through Wi-Fi you'll need to make sure you have a network to connect it to and that the printer is in range of the wireless3 router. Some other forms of wireless3 printing include Google Cloud Print2 and Apple AirPrint1. These are much simpler to use as these features automatically are displayed with no instillation necessary like Wi-Fi.
A multifunction printer is just a fancy way of saying print, scan, copy, or fax. The term is also referred to as all-in-one, 3-in-1, and 4-in-1.