Pros

  • Very fast; reasonably priced inks
  • Great print, scan, and copy quality

Cons

  • Very expensive; bulky
  • Control panel can be too busy

At A Glance

Good speed, great print quality, and features galore make it worth the price; it lacks only Wi-Fi.

Manufacturer’s Description

Pixma MX7600 All-In-One Printer produces photos with 4800 x 1200 color dpi resolution and a 4 x 6 borderless print in about 43 seconds. Prints and copies 28 black/white pages per minute with 600 x 600 dpi, and 23 color pages per minute with 4800 x 1200 dpi. First page is out in 43 seconds. Printer is networkable via an Ethernet connection. Allows you to print from memory cards, digital cameras, and camera phones. PgR ink system uses a higher-intensity black pigment ink along with a clear ink and specially formulated color pigment inks. Built-in automatic document feeder holds up to 35 originals and allows automatic duplexing for easy two-sided copying, scanning or faxing. Printer offers 25 to 400 percent copy scaling, multiple copying up to 99 pages, Super G3 fax speed , 250-page fax memory, 100 speed dials, 48-bit internal color depth, optical scanning resolution of 4800 x 9600 dpi, USB connector and 150-sheet input tray. Energy Star qualified.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 2437B002
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility Microsoft Windows XP
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick
SD card SD Card
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality: Grayscale photo Good
Copy quality Superior
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 9.8   ppm
Performance
300dpi Line Art Image (secs) 14.62
Final Scan Time, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 13.42
Two-Page Excel Document (secs) 30.53
Color Output Quality Superior
One-Page Line Art, Maximum Resolution Very Good
Final Scan Time, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 6.53
4 by 6 Grayscale Photo (secs) 15.65
4 by 6 Color Photo (secs) 15.71
Final Scan Time, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 5.18
Ten-Page Word Document (secs) 79.38
Sports Action Shot (secs) 36.39
Overall Scan Quality Very Good
Preview Scan, One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi 11.77
Grayscale Glossy Output Quality n/a
One-Page Copy (secs) 21.05
One-Page Webpage (secs) 18.71
Tested Grayscale Speed (ppm) 3.8
Three-Page Word Document (secs) 29.22
Preview Scan, 2-by-2-Inch Document, 600 dpi 6.79
Tested Glossy Photo Speed (ppm) 1.6
One-Page Word Document, 300 dpi Good
Tested Lineart Speed (ppm) 4.1
Preview Scan, 4-by-5-Inch Document, 100 dpi 6.69
Tested Color Speed (ppm) 3.7
Line Art Output Quality Very Good