Printers have come a long way from just merely printing because it can now copy and scan images. Having a these multifunction (MFPs) features, commonly known as all-in-ones, has become an in demand necessities for home and small business users to satisfy their need to print-scan-copy without the hassle of going out. With so many products coming out of the market, how do we select the best when it comes to quality print-outs and economical features to ensure that ink usage is at minimum.
Canon, a well known manufacturer of business and consumer imaging products, offers their PIXMA MG2570S from their MG series – inkjet that is best for our home personal use. It is a colored inkjet printer, copier and scanner with an ISO standard print speed (A4): up to 8.0ipm mono / 4.0ipm color.
It allows USB printing and has an Auto Power ON that can detect a print command and would switch on upon USB connection. The maximum document size is A4/LTR (216 x 297mm) with printable width of up to 8 inches.
The scanner flatbed uses CIS (Contact Image Sensor) with an optical resolution of 600 x 1200 dpi, and scanning ability of colored and grayscale. Speed is estimated at 14 secs.
Copying quality, on the other hand, is fast and standard with an approximate speed of 31 seconds. Multiple copy is limited to 21 pages at a time.
Printing is not complete without ink cartridges and this is where most of our cost goes to when owning a printer. Canon ensures that despite the affordability of their cartridges, the quality is not compromised. For a vibrant and long-lasting prints it is best advise to use their original ink – PG-745S (Pigment Black), PG-745 (Pigment Black), CL-746S (Colour), and CL-746 (Colour).
Owning a Canon PIXMA MG2570S enables us to have access to a quality and affordable prints at home. School projects or simply printing of memorable pictures can now be done anytime.
For more specification details on the PIXMA MG2570S, you can visit http://www.canon-asia.com. Canon also features a Creative Park which offers a website full of full of print material that has been optimised for Canon’s PIXMA printers. Find endless possibilities, from gift cards to origami paper and cut-outs to build 3D models.