- Wide-format printing; good documentation
- High-yield inks bundled with unit
- Slow text printing; pricey black ink
- No duplexing
At A Glance
Small offices will like this machine's versatility and its cheap inks; however, it's pretty slow.
PIXMA iP4600 Photo Printer features a five-color ink system and a 4,416-nozzle print head that ejects precision droplets as small as 1 picoliter. Results in 9600 x 2400 color dpi resolution and exceptionally detailed photos. Four dye-based inks plus a pigment-based black ink deliver vivid color photos and bold, laser-quality text. Print borderless 4" x 6" photo in about 20 seconds. Print 26 monochrome pages per minute with 600 x 600 dpi and 21 color pages with 9600 x 2400 dpi. The two paper trays (150-sheet auto document feeder and 150-sheet input tray) let you store photo paper in one, plain paper in the other, so you're always ready to print either photos or documents. Automatically print two-sided to save paper. Enrich your photos with Auto-Image Fix. Print wirelessly right from your infrared-enabled mobile camera phone. Photo printer offers USB 2.0 Hi-Speed and PictBridge (cables not included) interfaces. Energy Star qualified.