|[January 06, 2014]
Canon U.S.A. Introduces Four New PIXMA Printer Models Delivering a Wide Variety of End-User Benefits That Enhance the Printing Experience for Home Office Professionals
MELVILLE, N.Y. --(Business Wire)--
Canon (News - Alert) U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, has announced
the latest offerings in its lineup of PIXMA printers - the Canon PIXMA
MX532 Wireless1 Office All-In-One, PIXMA MX472 Wireless
Office All-In-One, PIXMA iX6820 Wireless Inkjet Business and PIXMA
iP8720 Wireless Inkjet Photo models - to address the varying needs and
budgets of personal and home office users. Ideal for business
professionals who work from home, the new office printers offer multiple
solutions to help make business processes run as smooth as possible when
outside a corporate setting. For crafting and creative project
enthusiasts, the new photo model delivers high-quality imaging output as
well as a variety of creative tools. With the introduction of these
devices, Canon looks to provide a wide-range of end-user benefits and
premium applications to multiple consumer markets.
"The newest additions to the PIXMA printer lineup further expand our
wide range of product offerings and end-user benefits," said Yuichi
Ishizuka, executive vice president and general manager, Imaging
Technologies & Communications Group, Canon U.S.A. "Whether a customer is
in need of a printer for their home office, or a printer to help bring
their favorite photos to life, the Canon line of PIXMA printers offers a
solution to fit virtually any desired use or budget."
Wireless Connectivity Office Functionality
With cloud-based PIXMA Printing Solutions2 (PPS) application
capabilities, the Canon PIXMA MX532 Wireless Office All-In-One Printer
can easily access important images and documents for printing that
otherwise may have been trapped on mobile devices and popular online
services like Facebook®, Twitter®, Flickr®,
Dropbox (News - Alert)TM, Picasa Web AlbumsTM, Evernote®,
Photobucket® and Canon iMAGE GATEWAY3. The PPS app
allows users to wirelessly print multiple document formats including
Word, Excel, jpeg and pdf from a compatible wireless-capable mobile
device or tablet from almost anywhere. The mobile app also provides
convenient access to the printer's user interface to check ink model
number information, online printer user manuals, and other important
printer information. Making the printing process even easier, the
printer features both auto-duplex printing and FastFront
loading functionality so users can experience quick and easy paper and
ink cartridge loading without having to stand the printer lid upright.
Other notable features include Quiet Mode, and a front paper tray that
conveniently holds up to 100 sheets for large-volume jobs. The PIXMA
MX532 printer will have an estimated retail price of $149.99.
The Canon PIXMA MX472 Wireless Office All-In-One Printer offers multiple
end-user benefits for those looking for a more affordable home office
printer. With wireless connectivity, users have the flexibility to
manage print jobs from almost anywhere in the home. Featuring a
four-color hybrid ink system along with FastFront loading, Quiet Mode
and an automatic document feeder (ADF), this printer is ideal for those
looking for an all-around home office printer with a compact design. The
PIXMA MX472 printer will have an estimated retail price of $99.99.
Robust Business SolutionOfferings
The Canon PIXMA iX6820 Wireless Inkjet Business Printer is an excellent
office solution for users looking to print and produce materials that
are a combination of text and graphics. With five individual ink tanks,
the PIXMA iX6820 printer is great for business projects requiring
graphic detail in color and black-and-white. To further improve upon its
black text printing capabilities, the iX6820 utilizes optional
high-yield black cartridges for larger print jobs. The printer also
offers a Solution Template to help ensure endless creative possibilities
when creating new projects such as posters, fliers, menus and more for
clients or other business ventures. The printer's Quiet Mode helps
ensure the device fits in seamlessly with any business location. The
PIXMA iX6820 printer will have an estimated retail price of $199.99.
Beautiful, High-Quality Photo Output
Canon PIXMA Inkjet Photo printers are designed to bring the true beauty
and emotion of a photograph to life. Crafting and do-it-yourself (DIY)
enthusiasts will appreciate the new Canon PIXMA iP8720 Wireless Inkjet
Photo Printer which features six individual ink tanks for vivid color
and rich color gradient and can produce images up to 13-by-19-inches -
allowing for greater artistic expression when displaying images and
crafting photo projects. With an impressive 9600 x 2400 maximum dpi4,
images are sharp, crisp and ready to become artwork. Combined with
Canon's Creative Park Premium and genuine Canon software, this printer
offers endless creative opportunities to let inspiration flow. The PIXMA
iP8720 printer will have an estimated retail price of $299.99.
To further expand upon the solutions provided by the new printers in the
PIXMA lineup, all of the new devices feature genuine Canon creative
tools such as My Image Garden5 software, which can help make
organizing and printing photo projects easier than before using Face
Recognition technology, Special Filters, Calendar Organization and
Automatic Layout Suggestions. Also available with these printers is
Creative Park Premium, which allows users to access photos and
illustrations, such as greeting card cover art and calendar images, and
apply them to their own designs. The printers also feature Full HD Movie
Print6, which can be utilized to capture and print beautiful
photos from HD movie clips shot with compatible Canon EOS Digital SLR
cameras, PowerShot cameras and VIXIA camcorders.
For more information on these printers, and a detailed listing of all
product features, please visit: www.usa.canon.com/PIXMA.
About Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer,
business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions. With
approximately $40 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon
Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents registered in 2012�
and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2013.
In 2013, Canon U.S.A. has received the PCMag.com Readers' Choice Award
for Service and Reliability in the digital camera and printer categories
for the tenth consecutive year, and for camcorders for the past three
years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer
satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer
service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A.
is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental
responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A.,
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1 Wireless printing requires a working network with wireless
802.11 b/g/n capability. Wireless performance may vary based on terrain
and distance between the printer and wireless network clients.
2 Requires an Internet connection and the PIXMA Printing
Solutions ("PPS") app, available for free on the App Store and at Google (News - Alert)
Play™. Compatible with iPad®, iPhone® 3GS or later, and iPod touch® 3rd
generation or later devices running iOS 5.1 or later, and Android™
mobile devices running Android 2.3.3 or later. User must register
printer with PPS and be a registered member of the compatible online
Cloud service(s) user chooses to access through PPS and is subject to
the terms and conditions of those services. Certain functions (scanning
and printing locally stored photos/documents) require your device to be
connected to the same working network with wireless 802.11 b/g/n
capability as your printer. A printer connected to the USB port of your
Mac, PC, AirPort™ Base station, or Time Capsule® is not supported.
3 One-time registration is required on CANON iMAGE GATEWAY
ONLINE PHOTO ALBUM.
4Resolution may vary based on printer driver setting. Color
ink droplets can be placed with a horizontal pitch of 1/9600 inch at
5To install using Windows® OS, .NET (News - Alert) Framework 4 is required.
Compatible still image formats are PDF (created using Canon PDF Creator
only), JPEG (Exif), TIFF, and PNG. Compatible video formats are MOV
(from select Canon digital cameras only) and MP4 (from select Canon
digital camcorders only).
6 "Full HD Movie Print" is available from "MOV" and "MP4"
movie files created by select Canon EOS, PowerShot and Vixia digital
cameras and camcorders. From PC, or Mac with Intel (News - Alert)® processor. Requires
Canon ZoomBrowser EX 6.5 or later or Canon ImageBrowser 6.5 or later for
"MOV" files, or Canon ImageBrowser EX 1.0 or later for "MOV" or "MP4"
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