Canon Pixma MP980 AIO Photo Printer

Judging on its design, this new Canon AIO printer, PIXMA MP980, is adequate enough to be lined with our computer  on my desk. It’s so compact and so cool with sophisticated appearance. Do you think so? Ok, the design is only a matter of taste, right? Whether you like or not, the main point that we should shoot is on how good the printing performance is. Is it a printer anyway, right?

Talking about printing performance, the MP980 adopts the new ChromaLife 100+ 6-ink system with a unique grey ink. According to company, that ink system can produce a high quality result in both color and monochrome photos in speedy, 9600 x 2400 color dpi resolution in only 20 seconds for 4″ x 6″ photos. It makes sense since this printer doesn’t need to mix all color in producing grey color. Directly it reduces the time process and avoid the unnecessary usage of the color ink.

Meanwhile for scanning and copying, this new printer uses high resolution CCD sensor with a built-in film adapter. Thus, you can do scan for both document and film with high quality result, up to 4800 x 9600 resolution (19,200 x 19,200 dpi interpolated max resolution) as well as having a speedy copy at up to 24 cpm for black and up to 19 cpm for color.

More, this new AIO printer also includes a 3.5-inch mini display, Wi-Fi, Ethernet port, Bluetooth, and memory card. It wider your printing experience. You can print image without need a computer help, simply by connect this printer to a Bluetooth-enable devices or inserting your memory card, you can see the preview on the mini screen, and do a simple enhancement to image.  And the supporting of Wi-Fi or Ethernet line, it allows you to do go wireless printing.

Fashioned in 18.5( L) x 15.2(W) x 7.9(H) inch and 23.6 lbs, Canon Pixma MP980 AIO printer is available in MSRP $299.99. Is it a good printer, right?