The PIXMA MG5220 is an advanced wireless inkjet photo all-in-one with a stylish, compact design delivering a fantastic combination of performance and convenience. Built-in Wi-Fi lets you easily print and scan wirelessly around the house plus the ability to print your photos from compatible iPhone, iPod touch and Android devices1,2. Enjoy superior 9600 x 2400 maximum colour dpi3with 1pl and a 5 individual ink tank system to print beautiful borderless photos up to 8.5” x 11” or crisp documents with incredible quality while only replacing the ink colour you need.
For the first time in home photo printing you can print still photographs from your captured HD movies with extraordinary technology called Full HD Movie Print. The all new Full HD Movie Print software turns your favorite HD movie clips captured with your Canon EOS Digital SLR or Powershot cameras into beautiful prints4! Built-in Auto Duplex Printing allows you to easily print on both sides of the paper without having to manually turn it over. This feature can help reduce your paper consumption by up to 50% so you can save money and help the environment all at the same time. Preview your images before you print on a 2.4” LCD while automatically correcting your photos with Auto Photo Fix II.
For your scanning needs, Auto Document Fix automatically delivers advanced image analysis and area-by-area data correction for text that’s easy to read, and pictures that maintain colour tone and contrast. While Auto Scan Mode automatically recognizes the type of original you’re scanning, then scans and saves with the appropriate settings.5Enjoy added computer-free photo printing versatility via compatible memory cards, USB Flash Memory Drives, PictBridge and optional Bluetooth devices.6
Speed & Quality
Ease of Use
Speed & Quality
Extraordinary Resolution:Realize the power of 9600 x 2400 maximum colour dpi3firing with 1pl. Benefit? Incredible quality and detail in both your business documents and photos.
High Performance Five Individual Ink Tank System:This 5-colour ink system consists of four dye-based inks including a pigment-based black ink to produce exceptionally crisp, laser-quality text. Plus, only replace the colour ink tank that runs out.
Print Beautiful, Borderless Photos Fast:Print a borderless, 4" x 6" in approximately 20 seconds.7
Ease of Use
Full HD Movie Print:The all new Full HD Movie Print software turns your favorite HD movie clips captured with your Canon EOS Digital SLR or Powershot cameras into beautiful prints.4
Built-In Auto Duplex Printing:Automatically print on both sides of the page without the hassle of turning it over manually. This saves you time, helps the environment and can cut your paper usage by up to 50%.
Scroll Wheel:Easily and quickly access and select the various features available for faster operation.
2.4" LCD:Easily view, select and edit your images for simple computer-free printing. No downloading needed, just pick your pic and print!
Auto Photo Fix II:This built-in technology automatically categorizes your images into one of five types - Portrait, Scenery, Night Scenery, Snapshot with Scenery, and Snapshot with Night Scenery - then applies optimal image and multi-zone exposure correction. So, unexposed areas of the photo will be optimized, area by area and faces that are backlit and under-exposed will automatically be brightened with correct colour cast to help ensure more accurate skin tones for gorgeous images.
Auto Document Fix:The all-new Auto Document Fix delivers beautiful, easy-to-view scans by advanced image analysis and area-by-area data correction, automatically. So, your document text can be darkened with pronounced edges for clear, sharp text that's easy to read, and pictures will maintain colour tone and contrast.
Auto Scan Mode:Automatically recognizes the type of original, then scans and saves the suitable settings.5
Easy-WebPrint EX:Print what you want off the web, easily. Easy-WebPrintEX allows you to create your own layout, take different sections of different websites and put them all on one page. Move, resize and trim your clips, insert notes and edit text, make it a portrait or landscape, print up to 3 columns on a page and even save the layout as a PDF file.
Quick Start:Powering up your printer is now faster than ever. After pressing the power button you can begin inputting commands in mere seconds. So, full operation is possible in a much shorter time.
2-Way Paper Feeding:To add to your options this feature lets you load paper from the front cassette or rear tray so whether your office or photo lab is open, you're ready to print!
Built-In Wireless:Print or scan wirelessly from any Wi-Fi enabled computer around the house.1
Smart Phone Printing:Take full advantage of Canon's fantastic Wi-Fi printing technology to unlock, print and share your stored images right on the spot. Print your photos wirelessly from compatible iPhone, iPod touch and Android™ devices with the free iEPP Photo Printing app.2
Memory Cards / USB / PictBridge & Optional Bluetooth: Don't feel like using a computer? No problem.Just insert a compatible memory card into the built in card slot, select images on the LCD display, and print! Thanks to a PictBridge connection you can also print photos directly from your digital camera, DV camcorder or camera phone. Plus, you can print from the optional BU-30 wireless Bluetooth unit.6,8,9
Hi-Speed USB:Plug the cable into your PC for a super-fast connection for your data transfers.
Colour:Up to 9600 x 2400 dpi3Black:Up to 600 x 600 dpi3
4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10," Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 envelopes
Plain:Plain Paper, High Resolution Paper;Super High Gloss:Photo Paper Pro Platinum,Glossy:Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy;Semi-Gloss:Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss;Matte:Matte Photo Paper;Envelope:U.S. #10 Envelope
Auto Duplex Print, Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Printing11, Camera Phone Printing, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print4, ID Photo Print, Smartphone Photo Printing2, Photo Direct Print (Memory Card/Camera/USB Flash Memory), Photo Printing
Output Tray Capacity
Auto Sheet Feeder: 150 sheets Cassette: 150 sheets
Copy Speed (up to)
FCOT (Colour): Approx. 15 seconds10
Reduction / Enlargement
25% - 400%
4 in 1 / 2 in 1, Auto Exposure/Intensity Copy, Borderless, Continuous Copy, Face Brightener/Fading Correction, Fit-to-Page, Gutter Shadow Correction Copy, Intensity, Image Repeat, Manual Colour Adjustment, Masking Copy, Multiple Copy: 1-9, 99 Pages, Photo Reprint, Trimming Copy, Zoom
Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Optical:2400 x 4800 dpi Interpolated:19,200 x 19,200 dpi Interpolated: ADF: 600 x 600 dpi
Auto Document Fix, Auto Scan Mode5, Gutter Shadow Correction, Push Scan, Network Scan, Scan to Memory
Windows® 7,Windows Vista®, Windows XP/2000 and Mac OS® X v. 10.4.11 to 10.6.x13
Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)1,13(Optional)
Setup Software & User's Guide
MG5220 Printer Driver
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows Only)14
Full HD Movie Print4
MP Navigator EX
Dimension (W x D x H)
14.5" W x 17.9"D x 6.3" H
1- year limited warranty15
1.Wireless printing requires a working network with wireless 802.11 b/g or n capability. Wireless performance may vary based on terrain and distance between the printer and wireless network clients
2.Requires Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for iPhone app, available for free from the App Store or Canon Easy Photo-Print for Android App available for free in the Android Market. Compatible with iPhone 3G, 3G5, 4, iPod touch and Android devices running on Android OS 1.6 or later.
3.Resolution may vary based on printer driver setting. Colour ink droplets can be placed within a horizontal pitch of 1/9600 inch at minimum.
4."Full HD Movie Print" is available from "MOV" movie files created by Canon digital cameras. From PC or Mac with Intel® processor. Requires ZoomBrowser EX 6.5 or later, or Canon ImageBrowser 6.5 or later.
5.For network users, Auto Scan Mode is only available when scanning at a computer using MP Navigator EX software and selecting the 1-click feature then "save to PC".
6.Requires mobile phone equipped with PictBridge technology and a USB cable.
Requires mobile phone (or other device) equipped with Bluetooth v2.0 technology and optional Canon Bluetooth Unit BU-30. Bluetooth operation depends on the device and software version used. Operating distance is approx. 10 meters but may vary due to obstacles, radio signals, locations where radio interference occurs, magnetic fields from microwave ovens, device sensitivity and/or antenna performance.
7.Photo print speeds are based on the standard mode driver setting using photo test pattern(s) and select Canon Photo Paper. Print speed measured as soon as first page begins to feed into printer and will vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, types of paper used and page coverage. Seewww.usa.canon.com/printspeed(link international) for additional details.
8.Stick Micro, xD-Picture Card®, xD-Picture Card® (Type M), and xD-Picture Card® (Type H).
9.Requires mobile phone equipped with PictBridge technology and a USB cable.
10.ISO/IEC24734, 24735 define the default print and copy speed measurement methods. Print speeds are the averages of ESAT in Office Category Test for the default simplex mode, ISO/IEC 24734, excluding time to print the first set. See our website at ww.usa.canon.com/ipm (link international) for additional details.
11.Supported paper types for borderless printing are as follows: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, Photo Paper Glossy and Matte Photo Paper.
12.Compatible memory cards include SD™ Memory Card, SDHC™, MultiMediaCard® (v4.1), MultiMediaCard® Plus (v4.1), CompactFlash® Card, Microdrive®, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick PRO™, Memory Stick Duo™ and Memory Stick PRO Duo™. The following can be used with the addition of a special adapter sold separately: miniSD™ Card, miniSDHCTM, microSD™ Card, microSDHC™, RS-MMC™ (v4.1), Memory Stick Micro, xD-Picture Card®, xD-Picture Card® (Type M), and xD-Picture Card® (Type H).
13.System requirements vary by application.
14.Compatible with Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 in Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP only. Not included on installation CD. Requires internet connection during installation.
15.Warranty programs are subject to certain conditions and restrictions.
What's in the Box
PIXMA MG5220 Wireless Inkjet All-In-One
Document Kit: Cross Sell Sheet Getting Started Important Information Sheet Network Setup Troubleshooting Paper Feed Caution Sheet Read Before Setting Up Sheet Setup Software & User's Guide CD-ROM Warranty Card
Ink Tanks: PGI-225 Pigment Black CLI-226 (Cyan/Magenta/Yellow/Black) Power Cord