Canon Canon iX6870 Printer and Scanner
5-Ink Color Inkjet Printer, Photo Speed (4 x 6"): 36sec (borderless), prints documents up to A3 size, new XXL ink tank
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    With this printers users can print photos, emails, web pages and documents wirelessly, without the need to install device drivers. With "PIXMA Printing Solutions App", using a smartphone or tablet device, users can print documents and images stored on their devices, or scan a document directly into their devices. Available for iOS and Android OS devices.

    The Auto Power On function, detects a print command and will automatically switch the printer on.

Paper handling (Rear Tray) (Maximum Number)
  • Plain Paper A3, A4, A5, B4, B5, LTR, LGL, LDR = 150
  • High Resolution Paper (HR-101N) A3+ = 20, A3 = 50, A4 = 80
  • Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101) A3+ = 1, A3, A4 = 10, 4 x 6" = 20
  • Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201) A3+ = 1, A3, A4 = 10, 4 x 6" = 20
  • Photo Paper Pro Luster (LU-101) A3+ = 1, A3, A4 = 10
  • Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss (SG-201) A3+ = 1, A3, A4, 8 x 10" = 10, 4 x 6" = 20
  • Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" (GP-601) A4 = 10, 4 x 6" = 20
  • Matte Photo Paper (MP-101) A3, A4 = 10, 4 x 6" = 20
  • Envelope European DL / US Com. #10 = 10
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    There are several types of printing technologies :

  • Inkjet printer
  • Laser printer

  • Inkjet printers uses liquid ink sprayed through nozzles onto the paper, and laser printers use a toner cartridge (filled with fine powder) and a heated fuser for printing.Each technology has its own importance.

    Inkjet Printer : In the inkjet printing technology, the print head has several tiny nozzles. The copy from an inkjet printer needs a little time to dry. Adequate drying time is especially important if the hard copy contains large sections of solid black or dark color.The advantage of using an inkjet printer is that they give an excellent color output.

    Printer Function Print Only
    Monochrome/Colored Printer Coloured Printing

    Borderless printing is a printing technique that makes a printer print an image without any margin or other border. Borderless printing is mainly used for printing a photo without any border, printing an image which needs multiple pages of paper like billboard or big photo, or printing a full page template.

    Ink Tank System, Single Function

    An ink tank system in printers continuously supplies ink to a comparatively small inkjet print head. It increases the print capacity. Ink in the tank will lasts for a long time and it is refillable. How long the ink will last depends on how heavy the usage of the printer is for the user. The general warranty that companies offer for the Ink Tank system is for a period of one year or in a range of 25000 to 30000 pages.

    A multi-function printer is a type that performs multiple tasks alongwith printing such as scanning, sending fax, photo copy, automatic document feeding etc.

    Best Suited For Home and Small businesses
    Double Sided Printing Manual
    Mac compatible Yes
    Series # Pixma
    Available on Conzumr Since March 2017
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    Printer Function Print Only
    Monochrome/Colored Printer Coloured Printing
    Ink Tank System, Single Function
    Best Suited For Home and Small businesses
    On-demand ink jet
    Print Resolution 9600 x 2400
    Print Speed (ppm / ipm) 14.5
    Recommended Top Margin Printing Area 3 mm
    Recommended Bottom Margin Printing Area 5 mm
    Duty cycle (monthly, letter) upto 12000
    Double Sided Printing Manual
    Total 5,120 nozzles
    Copy Mode Border, Standard
    Min. Ink Droplet size 1 PL
    Print Head Alignment Automatic, Manual
    Paper Details
    Paper/Media Type Envelope, High Resolution Paper, Matte Inkjet , Photo Inkjet, Photo Paper, Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Pro Luster, Photo Paper Pro Platinum
    Paper Size 10x15cm(4x6in), 13x18cm(5x7in), 20x25cm(8x10in), A3+ 330 483 mm, A4, A5, B5, DL envelope, Legal(8.5x14in), Letter (8.5 x 11 in)
    Input paper hold capacity (Sheets) 150
    USB Yes
    Connectivity IEEE 802.11b/g/n, USB 2.0
    OS Support Windows 8 / Windows 7 / Window Vista / Windows XP/Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later
    Mac compatible Yes
    Weight & Dimensions
    Weight 8.1 kg
    Width 584 mm
    Depth 310 mm
    Height 159 mm
    Power Consumption 24 W
    Power Consumption Standby 2 W
    Power Consumption Power Off 0.3 W
    Rated Voltage 100 to 240 AC V
    Rated Frequency 50-60 Hz
    General Details
    Apple Airprint, Google Cloud Print, PIXMA Cloud Link
    Color of the Product Black
    Media weight, supported Plain paper: 60 to 105 g/m²
    Operating Temperature 15 - 30°C
    Storage Temperature 0 - 40°C
    Operating Humidity 10 - 80% RH (no dew condensation)
    Storage Humidity 5 - 95% RH (no dew condensation)
    Noise level (PC Printing / Premium Glossy Photo Pa Approx. 44.0 dB(A) dB
    Eco-Label Energy Star, EPEAT
    Input Data Buffer (Kb) 100000
    Ink End Sensor Optical sensor + Dot Count
    No of Colors In Ink System 4
    Environment RoHS (EU, China), WEEE (EU)
    Protocol TCP IP
    Network Type IEEE802.11b (infrastructure mode), IEEE802.11g, IEEE802.11n
    Frequency Band 2.4 GHz
    Indoor Range 50 m
    Security WEP64 / 128bit, WPA2-PSK (TKIP / AES), WPA-PSK (TKIP / AES)
    Wireless LAN Channel 4 1 - 13
    Direct connection (Wireless LAN) Yes