Canon Introduces 5 new PIXMA Printers to Revolutionize the Consumer Printing Landscape

Posted: October 14, 2011 in Tech
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Canon, a world leader in digital imaging, has released a new range of PIXMA photo printers, which includes the MP287, E500, iP4970, MG5370, and MG8270 during an exclusive launched in the SM North EDSA City Style Annex. These printers are not only designed to suit all kinds of users, but share an emphasis on pleasant aesthetic design, user-friendly operation, creative features and Canon’s renowned image quality.

Value-conscious consumers who seek the convenience of an integrated AIO solution will find the perfect fit for their needs in the PIXMA MP287 (Php3,495). Compact and stylish, this AIO printer offers excellent performance and value.


The PIXMA E500 (Php4,495) is designed with easy operation in mind, and Canon’s new Ink Efficient features allow it to print an impressive 1,200 pages per set of ink cartridges, reducing the amount of times a user has to replace the cartridge while also reducing operational costs.

PIXMA iP4970

Another affordable printer, the PIXMA iP4970 (Php6,495) uses a FINE, Hybrid and ChromaLife100+ technologies to print colorful and long-lasting photographs. The packaged software suite grants users access to programs like Full HD Movie Print and Easy PhotoPrint EX to streamline the creative work flow, making it easier than ever to tinker with photographs and print visually unique images.


The MG5370 (Php8,495) is a mid-range All-In-One photo printer, with Wi-Fi built-in. This not only allows it to connect wirelessly to a computer network and be shared among multiple computers, but it can also conveniently print photos directly from iPhones, iPads and Android devices. It guarantees excellent photo prints with its five individual ink tanks. Along with this, it also has direct photo print functions like direct card printing and Pictbridge.


The sophisticated features of the new printers are made more accessible with the Intelligent Touch System. Available on the MG8270 (Php19,295), it makes use of a LCD panel and a special touch-sensitive area to navigate through the various functions. What makes it more intelligent and appealing is the fact that only the relevant touch keys are lit at each menu, so that users are never overloaded with unnecessary options. The PIXMA MG8270 is the ideal photo all in one as it has six individual ink cartridges with gray ink for excellent and detailed monochrome prints. It also comes with film scanning capabilities for the traditionalists who still prefer to use film or those who would like to digitize their film.

The MG8270 and MG5370 are equipped with Wi-Fi capabilities that are easy to set-up. It also features the PIXMA Cloud Link, a new service that allows printers to connect directly to online photo albums without the help of a PC.

Canon has also equipped the PIMA iP4970, MG8270, MG5370 and MG4170 with additional ECO settings in line with its responsibility towards a greener environment. Canon products are also manufactured to the highest environmental standards that include Energy Star certification and compliance with EU’s RoHS for hazardous materials. 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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