Pros

  • Fast for its engine speed
  • Text prints quickly and looks great

Cons

  • Yellowish, grainy photos
  • Cramped output tray; hefty toner rack

At A Glance

This efficient printer, though only marginal for photos, is a solid choice for adding a little color to work documents.

Manufacturer’s Description

This compact machine is your new mobile photo lab, printing photos anywhere you want. You'll create beautiful, detailed photos up to 5" x 7", with print resolution of up to 9600 x 2400 color dpi. A 4" x 6" borderless photo takes only about 39", and the unique Easy-Scroll Wheel makes operation a breeze. You can print photos directly from memory cards, using the high-resolution 2.5" TFT display to preview images. Or, print photos directly from your digital camera or your camera phone - wherever you are. It's the perfect companion for parties, vacations and family events.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number MFC-9440CN
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
PictBridge Yes
Infrared Yes
General Information
Manufacturer Canon, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number 2172B002
UPC Code 13803081145
Brand Name Canon
Product Name PIXMA mini320 Inkjet Photo Printer
Marketing Information

This compact machine is your new mobile photo lab, printing photos anywhere you want. You'll create beautiful, detailed photos up to 5" x 7", with print resolution of up to 9600 x 2400 color dpi. A 4" x 6" borderless photo takes only about 39", and the unique Easy-Scroll Wheel makes operation a breeze. You can print photos directly from memory cards, using the high-resolution 2.5" TFT display to preview images. Or, print photos directly from your digital camera or your camera phone - wherever you are. It's the perfect companion for parties, vacations and family events.

Product Model mini320
Product Type Inkjet Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.usa.canon.com
Product Line PIXMA
Memory
Memory Card Supported CompactFlash (CF), Microdrive, xD-Picture Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO, Secure Digital, MMC, miniSD, RS-MMC, microSD, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC)
Standard Memory 43 KB
Memory Card Slot Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • PIXMA mini320 Photo Printer
  • Setup Software & User's Guide CD-ROM
  • Direct Photo Printing Guide
  • CLI-36 Color FINE Cartridge
  • Easy Setup Instructions
  • Sample Media Sheets
  • Cross Sell Sheet
  • Power Cord
  • Print Head
  • AC Adapter
  • Physical Characteristics
    Height 3.2"
    Width 8.9"
    Depth 10.2"
    Weight (Approximate) 86.4 oz
    Form Factor Portable
    Warranty
    Limited Warranty 1 Year
    Media Handling
    Media Size Credit Card - 2.13" x 3.39", 4" x 6", 4" x 8", 5" x 7"
    Technical Information
    Platform Supported PC, Mac
    Maximum Print Resolution 9600 x 2400 dpi
    Print Color Color
    Maximum Photo Print Speed 40 Second

    Performance

    PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
    Print quality: Text Superior
    Print quality: Color photo Fair
    Print quality: Grayscale photo Good
    Copy quality Very Good
    PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
    Print speed: Text 20.6   ppm
    Performance
    300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 12.97
    Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 10.51
    Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 16.89
    Color Output Quality Fair
    One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Very Good
    Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 10.58
    4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 16.27
    4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 19.11
    Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 8.23
    Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 37.92
    Sports Action Shot (secs) 32.39
    Overall Scan Quality Good
    Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 10.09
    Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
    One-Page Copy (secs) 13.43
    One-Page Webpage (secs) 13.65
    Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.7
    Three-Page Word Document (secs) 34.87
    Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 11.5
    Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.9
    One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Good
    Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 4.6
    Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 11.35
    Tested Color Speed (ppm) 4.8
    Line Art Output Quality Very Good