Pros

  • High print quality, fast print speeds
  • Dual paper trays; built-in duplexer

Cons

  • No fax capability or ADF
  • Lacks film scanning

At A Glance

Prints high-quality text and photos; has a duplexer and dual paper trays, but no film scanning or automatic document feeder.

Manufacturer’s Description

Outstanding All-In-One Photo Printer with 2.5 TFT Display and Easy-Scroll Wheel. Now, this is multi-tasking. With one machine, you can quickly print beautiful, long-lasting photos and laser-quality text. Copy important documents using the included Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology for results that are faithful to your originals. And scan photos, forms, and important documents with outstanding results. You can even print directly from compatible memory cards.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.cusa.canon.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 1451B008AA
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows 98
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Storage Media
SD card SD Card
Memory stick Memory Stick
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Good
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Good
Copy quality Very Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 11.9   ppm
Performance
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 9.51
One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Good
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 15.5
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 12.95
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 32.9
Sports Action Shot (secs) 25.6
Line Art Output Quality Fair
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 15.15
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 3.7
Overall Scan Quality Good
One-Page Webpage (secs) 18.16
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 5.9
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 12.81
Color Output Quality Good
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 65.42
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 10.1
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 4.0
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 34.88
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 2.3
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 18.11
One-Page Copy (secs) 12.9
One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Good
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 12.78
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 14.48

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