Mark Peters : February 11th 2011 - 00:04 CET
Canon Pixma iX6550
Canon Pixma iX6550 A3 printer : Canon announced the launch of the most compact A3+ inkjet printer in its complete Pixma printer range. With increased speed and advanced software, the affordable Canon Pixma iX6550 inkjet printer is approximately 30 percent smaller than its predecessor, and features a stylish design requiring minimum desk space. Replacing the Pixma iX4000, the Canon Pixma iX6550 printer is ideal for advanced home and office users looking for superb quality when producing photos or documents; offering complete functionality for everyday business tasks including printing large spreadsheets, newsletters and schedules.|
Canon Pixma iX6550
The Canon Pixma iX6550 printer includes 5 single inks which are individually replaceable to optimise ink usage and features a pigment black ink for crisp, sharp text. The Canon Pixma iX6550 uses dye inks to produce exceptional quality photos with minimum 1 picolitre ink droplets, and maximum 9,600dpi print resolution. For document printing, the Canon Pixma iX6550 A3 photo printer has impressive ISO ESAT speeds of approximately 11.3ipm in mono, and 8.8ipm in colour. The new Canon Pixma printer can produce a photo lab-quality 10x15cm borderless photo print in approximately 36 seconds.
Canon Pixma iX6550 features
• Ultra compact and stylish A3+ printer ideal for home or small offices
• Photo lab-quality prints with minimum 1picolitre ink droplets and up to 9600dpi
• Efficient print speeds - ISO ESAT 11.3ipm for black and 8.8ipm for colour
• Print high quality 10x15cm borderless photos in 36 seconds
• Create professional marketing materials with Solution Templates
• Print quality photos from movies captured with select Canon digital cameras
• Efficient web printing with Canon Pixma Easy-WebPrint EX
• Access exclusive professional content with Creative Park Premium
• Canon Pixma ChromaLife100+ for long lasting photos
• 5 Single Ink Tanks minimise waste and print costs
Canon iX6550 software
Featuring a range of superior software, the new Canon Pixma iX6550 photo printer is a versatile and creative option for users looking for advanced print functionality. Easy-WebPrint EX plug-in offers smart, yet simple web printing, allowing Canon Pixma iX6550 printer users to clip, combine and print pages from multiple websites.
Canon Pixma iX6550 inkjet printer templates
Users of the Canon Pixma iX6550 A3 printer also have access to Solution Templates, allowing small businesses to download and customise general notices, menus and point of sale material. The templates are compatible with Microsoft Word and help create quick and professional looking documents. The enhanced Canon Easy-PhotoPrint EX makes printing photos and more creative content easy and has the benefit of direct access to Flickr.
Canon Pixma iX6550 printer functions
Canon’s unique Full HD Movie Print enables users to print images by selecting a single frame from a full HD movie captured on select Canon Digital SLR or Canon Digital Still Cameras. With use of genuine inks the Pixma iX6550 features ChromaLife 100+ for long lasting beautiful photos and customers can also access Creative Park Premium to print and use a range of high quality professional content, including exclusive pictures from recognised artists.
Canon Pixma iX6550 price
The Canon Pixma iX6550 inkjet A3+ printer will carry an estimated street price of 235,00 Euro / 320,00 USD / 200,00 GBP and will be available at local retail stores and Canon printer dealers.
Canon Pixma iX6550 review & availability
The new Canon Pixma iX6550 A3+ printer is available across Europe from March 2011. As soon as we receive a Canon Pixma iX6550 test sample, we will publish a photo gallery with high resolution pictures, followed by an extensive Canon Pixma iX6550 review.