CANON CANADA LAUNCHES FIRST PIXMA INKJET PRINTERS WITH BUILT-IN REFILLABLE INK TANK SYSTEM
New PIXMA G-Series MegaTank Printers are Ideal for Users Seeking
Convenient, Maintenance-Free Printing
BRAMPTON, ON., January 5, 2017– Canon Canada Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the launch of the new PIXMA G-series MegaTank Printers; PIXMA G1200 MegaTank Single Function Printer, PIXMA G2200 MegaTank All-In-One Printer, PIXMA MegaTank G3200 Wireless1 All-In-One Printer and PIXMA G4200 MegaTank Wireless All-In-One Printer. This new line of printers is ideal for high-print volume printing environments within home offices, dorm rooms or anywhere a user needs a low-maintenance printer with enhanced connectivity and convenient, high-quality printing.
Each of the PIXMA G-series MegaTank printers feature a front-facing, built-in refillable ink tank system that makes it easy for users to monitor ink levels and refill when needed. Paired with the ink bottle’s spill-resistant tops, the system is designed to provide seamless and clean usability at home and in the office. This new hybrid integrated system ofreplenishingink is cost-effective and offers higherpageyield than the priorgeneration of PIXMA printers. The blackink provides upto 6,000 pages2perbottleand the totalcolour inkcombination providesupto7,000 pages2. The PIXMAG-series printers’ easy-to-use refillable inkbottles offersubstantialinkcapacitywith135 ml inthe blackbottleand 70ml in each colourinkbottle. Anothervalue-added feature for the newPIXMA G-seriesprintersistheinitial quickinstallation set-up timeframe (for ink installation only) which isapproximatelysix minutes3.
Convenient, Customized Printing One of the key features of the PIXMA G-series MegaTank printers is their overall size and ability to save space. Rather than having bulky side-mounted refillable tanks, all of the printers feature an integrated front-facing refillable ink tank system, allowing users to check ink levels and to refill as needed. Furthermore, the PIXMA G2200 MegaTank All-In-One Printer provides users with the option to print and scan while the PIXMA G3200 and PIXMA G4200 printers have similar functionality, with the PIXMA G4200 model offering an LCD screen and fax option, making it even easier for users to get the most out of their printing experience. The PIXMA G4200 printer also features an automatic document feeder to easily copy and scan multiple documents without having to load them one page at a time.
Brighter, Borderless Photos…Faster Utilizing new pigment and dye hybrid inks, the PIXMA G-series printers provide crisp and pronounced black text and vibrant colours for visually impactful printing. Each of the G-series models offers print speeds of up to 8.8 images per minute (ipm) in B/W and 5.0 ipm in colour 4and can produce a borderless54 x 6-inch photo in approximately 60 seconds6.In addition, the printers offer a maximum colour resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi.7
Smart, Enhanced Usability With Wi-Fi®1capabilities, both the PIXMA G4200 and G3200 Wireless MegaTank All-In-One Printers can help users increase their productivity by allowing users to print from almost anywhere. By simply using a smartphone and the Canon PRINT app, users can easily access PIXMA Cloud Link8 to print photos and documents from popular online social platforms and services, such as Instagram®, Facebook®, Twitter®, Flickr®, Photobucket®, Dropbox®, Evernote®, Google Drive™ and Microsoft® OneDrive®, as well as from Canon Creative Park. The PIXMA G4200 and G3200 printers also support Google Cloud Print™, for printing from Gmail™ and Google Docs™ on a compatible mobile device, and from the Google Chrome™ browser for Mac®, Windows®, Linux® and Chrome™ computers.
The PIXMA G-series printers will begin shipping in January 2017 with the PIXMA G1200 MegaTank Single Function Printer available for $299.99, the PIXMA G2200 MegaTank All-In-One Printer available for $349.99, the PIXMA G3200 Wireless MegaTank All-In-One Printer available for $379.99 and the PIXMA G4200 Wireless MegaTank All-In-One Printer available for $499.99.
About Canon Canada Inc. Headquartered in Brampton, Ontario, Canon Canada Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon USA, is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business and medical digital imaging solutions. Innovation and cutting-edge technology have been essential ingredients in Canon's success. Canon Canada Inc. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 per cent Canadian-based service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon Canada Inc. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility.
Availability and specifications are subject to change without notice.
1Wirelessprinting requiresa working network with wireless802.11 b/g/n capability.Wireless performancemayvary based on terrain and distance betweenthe printerand wirelessnetworkclients.
2PageYield isthe estimated value based on Canonindividual testmethod usingthe ISO/IEC24712 chart and continuous printing simulation withthereplacementafterinitialsetup.
3 Initialinkinstallation setup to gettheprinterreadyto print. Thisinstallation timedoesnotinclude machinesetup and driverinstallation.
4 IPMprintspeedsarebased on the default speedprinterdrivermodeusing blackand white and colour textpatterns. Printspeedismeasured assoon asfirstpagebegins tofeed into printerand willvary depending on systemconfiguration,interface,software, documentcomplexity, printmode,typesofpaper used, and pagecoverage.
5Envelopes and High Resolution Paper areNOT supportedforborderlessprinting.
6 Photoprintspeedsarebased on the standard modedriversetting using photo testpattern(s)andselect Canon Photo Paper. Printspeedismeasured assoonas the firstpagebegins tofeed intotheprinterand willvarydepending onsystemconfiguration,interface,software,documentcomplexity, printmode,types ofpaperused and pagecoverage.
7Resolution mayvarybased on printerdriversetting.Colourink dropletscanbeplacedwith a horizontal pitch of1/4800inch atminimum.
8Requires an Internet connection and the Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app, available for free on the App Store and at Google Play. Compatible with Apple devices running iOS 7.0 or later, and Android mobile devices running Android 4.0 or later. Your device must be connected to the same working network with wireless 802.11 b/g/n capability as your printer.