Canon’s new emblem for the PIXMA product lineup.
Manila, Philippines — Canon’s wide range
of PIXMA All-In-One (AIO) and single function photo printers represent
fast performance, high quality, and thoughtful features that simply let
users do more with ease. Building on these core strengths, Canon has
updated its PIXMA emblem and introduced sleek new designs to improve
performance, including new features such as full HD Movie Print, and
Flickr online photo album integration.
A New Look, A New Chapter
a milestone in the evolution of Canon’s PIXMA AIO and photo printers is
a new emblem and a sleek new design language for the latest PIXMA
range. An assembly of four letter P’s that form an "X" evokes the
imagery of a butterfly and ambigram. The new PIXMA emblem reflects high
aspirations of the new collection. PIXMA’s new design concept “No
Boundaries” with its pure black outlook, represent seamlessness both in
terms of aesthetics and functionality. Its elegant high-gloss lacquer
finish complements any modern business or home décor.
new design concept, Canon has made advanced technologies accessible and
available to all users. The additional features make the most important
common tasks so easy to accomplish for added convenience and these
Exciting New Features
• Full HD
Movie Print: More and more consumers are using video to capture
treasured moments. With the new Full HD Movie Print introduced in all
2H 2010 PIXMA models, users can now print selected frames from HD video
footage (.mov files created by Canon digital camera). And you can
perfect your prints with Canon’s advanced image correction technologies.
Creative Park Premium website (via Solution Menu EX): The online portal
offers free downloads of photos and illustrations from world-renowned
artists. This content is available when Canon Original Inks are
• Easy-PhotoPrint EX now allows users to import photos directly from the Flickr online photo sharing site.
Easy-WebPrint Ex is the total web printing solution for printing only
what you need from web pages with complicated layouts. A new
Gray-To-Black Legibility feature now allows users to enhance the
legibility of gray to black text on web pages before printing.
Single Click Fit-To-Page: With one click, the size of the clipped web
content is enlarged or reduced to fit onto a single sheet of page.
o Booklet Print: Allows users to make an A5-sized booklet out of the web materials you have clipped.
Auto Photo Fix II: Comes with Colour Cast Correction in addition to
face-recognition and scene categorization optimization, effectively
ensuring superb photo quality in every print.
Canon PIXMA MG5270 – SRP: PhP 8,495
PIXMA MG5270: Best Balance Of Performance And Versatility
homes and offices, the PIXMA MG5270 offers cost-efficient features such
as individual colour ink tanks, 2.4-inch TFT LCD screens with a
convenient Scroll Wheel interface that puts controls at one’s
fingertips and memory card slots, direct printing and scanning.
quality is ultra-sharp and virtually grain-free with minimum 1
picolitre (pl) ink droplet sizes, and up to 9600 x 2400 dpi. The PIXMA
MG5270 takes just 20 seconds and 39 seconds respectively to print a
borderless 4 x 6” photo, and approximately 11.0ipm and 9.7ipm (images
per minute) for monochrome and 9.3ipm and 6.1ipm for colour A4 sized
document prints respectively. The MG5270 features optical scan
resolutions of 2400 x 4800 dpi, and 1200 x 2400 respectively.
MG5270 prints images directly from PictBridge-compatible digital
cameras, including memory cards, and USB flash storage such as thumb
drives. The PIXMA MG5270 has the added advantage of Wi-Fi connectivity,
allowing multiple computers to share a single printer on the same
wireless network. Photos can be printed wirelessly from an iPhone or
Canon PIXMA MP497 – SRP: PhP 4,495
PIXMA MP497: AIO Functionality At Incredible Price Point
consumers who seek the convenience of an integrated AIO solution will
find the perfect fit for their needs in the PIXMA MP497. Compact and
stylish, this AIO printer offers excellent performance and value.
of sharp prints up to 4800 x 1200 dpi, with minimum 2pl ink droplet
sizes. The MP497 takes just 41 seconds and 43 seconds respectively to
print a borderless 4 x 6” photo. For documents, the MP497 takes
approximately 8.8ipm and 5.0ipm for monochrome and colour documents
respectively, while the MP287 prints at 8.4ipm and 4.8ipm. Offering
added convenience, the PIXMA MP497 is also wireless for sharing over a
Wi-Fi network or printing directly from the iPhone or iPod Touch.
Canon PIXMA iP4870 – SRP: PhP 6,495
PIXMA iP4870: Focused On High Photo Quality, Fast Printing
users who do not require scanning features, the PIXMA iP4870 is a
powerhouse of print quality and performance. With min 1pl ink droplets
with ultra-sharp 9600 x 2400 dpi prints and five-colour individual ink
tanks, the PIXMA iP4870 is equipped for top print quality. Performance
is just as stellar: the PIXMA iP4870 can print a borderless 4×6” photo
in approximately 20 seconds, achieving approximately 11.0ipm and 9.3ipm
for monochrome and colour A4 sized document prints respectively.
even comes complete with Canon’s full Advanced Media Handling
capabilities featuring Auto Duplex Printing, 2-Way Paper Feeding as
well as direct printing on to CD/DVDs for that extra personalised touch.
Canon PIXMA MG8170 – SRP: PhP 19,295
PIXMA MG8170: Premium Photo All-In-One With Film Scanning And The Intelligent Touch System
continues to distinguish itself from competition with the introduction
of the PIXMA MG8170 wireless photo AIO printer. This printer offers
unrivalled elegance and ease of use through the introduction of Canon’s
unique Intelligent Touch System.
With the Intelligent Touch
System, there is no operation panel and buttons to mar the smooth,
sleek profile of the PIXMA MG8170 wireless photo printer. Instead,
relevant keys and controls light up intuitively on the top cover during
printer operation against the glossy black piano finish. Complementing
the Intelligent Touch System, the MG8170 also features a tilt LCD
display screens (3.5 inches) that lie flushed with the top panel when
not in use.
A plethora of software broadens the functionality of
Canon printers to help users achieve consistent high quality print
results with consummate ease. One of the highlights is Full HD Movie
Print which enables the PIXMA MG8170 to print any frame from HD video
footage captured with a Canon digital camera. With Full HD Movie Print,
favourite scenes from one’s family or vacation videos are instantly
accessible and preserved for a lifetime.
and enthusiasts can use the Easy-PhotoPrint Pro plugin for Adobe
Photoshop to make very fine adjustments to grayscale and colour images
as well as print media for the best results.
The PIXMA MG8170
also offers exclusive access to Canon’s Creative Park Premium for
downloadable photos and illustrations from world renowned artists. This
premium content is available when Canon Original Inks are properly
As an added incentive, both printers support the
802.11n wireless standard. Wireless networks can be set up with the
press of one button when using Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS). Android OS
smartphones can also make use of the free Canon Easy-PhotoPrint (EPP)
for Android application to print images captured with the phone’s
camera. For Apple iPhone, iPod touch and iPad mobile device users, the
Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for iPhone (iEPP) is also a free application.
Best Balance Of Performance And Versatility
PIXMA MG8170 wireless photo AIO printer has a maximum color resolution
of 9600 x 2400 dpi and can create a 4" x 6" borderless photo of superb
quality in approximately 20 seconds. The inclusion of dedicated gray
ink tanks on the PIXMA MG8170 helps to produce superb black-and-white
prints in addition to vibrant colour prints. The PIXMA MG8170 is also
capable of scanning 35mm film and slides, allowing users to reproduce
and preserve memorable moments.
This printer comes complete
with Canon’s full Advanced Media Handling capabilities featuring Auto
Duplex Printing, 2-Way Paper Feeding as well as direct printing on to
CD/DVDs for that extra personalised touch.
Caring For The Environment
products are manufactured to the highest environmental standards that
include Energy Star certification for energy efficiency and compliance
with the EU’s RoHS for hazardous materials. Recycled plastic is used
extensively and printers launched this year will conserve even more
packaging materials with a streamlined packaging relative to last
year’s models. In daily use, the Quick Start feature conserves
electricity, while Auto Duplex printing and the ability to condense
multiple pages on a single sheet reduce paper use significantly. At
every stage from factory to home or office, Canon’s photo printers are
designed to have minimal impact on the environment.
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