Canon releases two new PIXMA printers in the US
Need a new inkjet photo printer? Well, you might want to consider what Canon has got offer its customers, especially now that the company has updated its inkjet printer lineup with two new PIXMA printers. Known as the PIXMA MG5320 and PIXMA iP4920, both printers have been claimed to come bundled with certain features such as East PhotoPrint EX and Full HD Movie Print.
Canon has announced the availability of two new photo printers under the PIXMA branding, the Canon PIXMA MG5320 Wireless Photo All-In-One and the Canon PIXMA iP4920 Photo Inkjet Printer. According to the company, both the MG5320 and iP4920 will ship with upgrades to the preloaded Easy PrintPhoto EX and Full HD Movie Print software.
Canon PIXMA MG5320 Wireless Photo All-In-One
Claimed by Canon to be the answer for a consumer who seeks a "high-quality multifunction printer which is easy to use and affordable", the Canon PIXMA MG5320 Wireless Photo All-In-One Printer makes use of five individual ink tanks and is reportedly capable of "producing a 4" x 6" borderless photo in approximately 20 seconds", while boasting a "maximum color resolution of up to 9600 x 2400 dpi". In terms of print speed, Canon claims that the PIXMA MG5320 is able to deliver output at "approximately 12.5 ipm for black-and-white documents and approximately 9.3 ipm for color".
In addition, Canon has claimed that the printer will also sport "Advanced Media Handling options such as Auto Duplex printing which helps conserve your paper supply and a two-way paper feed that can help reduce the amount of time it takes to complete a project". Lastly, as mentioned above, the printer will ship with updated versions Canon's Easy PrintPhoto EX and Full HD Movie Print software. The former allows users to "bring creativity to a whole new level" by now featuring support for quirky (and possibly funky) Fun Filter Eddects such as Fish Eye, Miniature and Toy Camera, while the latter allows for the printing for clearer images of image frames captured from "compatible HD Canon EOS and PowerShot Digital Cameras".
Finally, to top off the package, the PIXMA MG5320 is reportedly capable of supporting wireless printing from Android and iOS-powered mobile devices via Canon's PIXMA Cloud Link service. No mention about BlackBerry OS, webOS or Windows Phone 7 compatibility has been made, though.
Canon PIXMA iP4920 Inkjet Photo Printer
On the other hand, those who want amore basic printer without all the bells and whistles found on the PIXMA MG5320 will probably have much to like about the new Canon PIXMA iP4920 Inkjet Photo Printer. Like the PIXMA MG5320, the iP4920 also makes use of five individual ink cartridges and is "capable of producing a 4" x 6" borderless photo in approximately 20 seconds". Last but definitely not least, the iP4920 also boasts the same maximum printing resolution of 9600 x 2400 dpi and print speeds of "12.5 ipm for black-and-white documents and approximately 9.3 ipm for color".
According to Canon, both the PIXMA MG5320 and iP4920 are already available for sale in the US at the estimated selling price of US$149.99 and US$99.99 respectively.