Pros

  • Cool-looking control panel built seamlessly into top
  • Exceptional text output
  • Wireless connectivity

Cons

  • Expensive purchase price
  • No automatic document feeder

At A Glance

A generous feature set and great performance make this MFP a good fit for a home or small office.

Manufacturer’s Description

The PIXMA MG8120 possesses superior quality, functionality and versatility combined with beautiful design. The feature set begins with an all-new interface that turns the top of your printer into a sleek, ultra-responsive touch panel. The Intelligent Touch System provides light-guided direction with gorgeous touch sensitive controls so only the buttons you need light up. Your fingers will realize fluid, effortless operation where once you choose your function you're one step away from imaging brilliance.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 4504B002
Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
General Information
UPC Code 97738555810
Ports and Connections
Wireless connection Yes
Storage Media
Memory stick Memory Stick PRO Duo
SD card
  • Micro SD
  • SD Card
  • SDHC Card
  • SDXC Card
Scanning
Scanner Type Flatbed
Platform Support
Printer languages supported GDI/Host-based
Cost Per Page
Plain Text Page (Highest yield vendor ink) 4.7 cents per page

Performance

PCWorld Test Center (Quality)
Print quality: Text Very Good
Print quality: Color photo Very Good
Scan quality: Text Good
Scan quality: Color photo Very Good
Scan quality: Line art Good
Copy quality Very Good
PCWorld Test Center (Speed)
Print speed: Text 8.3   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Very Good
Print speed: Color photo 2.3   ppm
Print speed rating: Color photo Very Good
Copy speed 3.4   ppm
Copy speed rating Good