The PIXMA MG6120 delivers high performance, quality and true ease of use in one, sleek machine. It begins with a revolutionary interface that Canon has created where the top of your printer turns 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.
For the first time in home photo printing your HD Movie moments can now become beautiful photos with your new PIXMA printer. Full HD Movie Print1turns your favorite HD movie clips captured with compatible Canon EOS Digital SLR or PowerShot cameras into beautiful photo prints. Built-in Wi-Fi2lets you easily print and scan wirelessly with the added ability to print your photos from compatible iPhone, iPod touch and Android™ devices3. Produce true photo lab quality prints at home with a maximum print resolution of 9600 x 2400 dpi4and six individual ink tanks including a grey ink for professional colour and black & white photos. Plus, Auto Document Fix delivers beautiful, easy-to-view scans by advanced image analysis and area-by-area data correction, automatically.
Join the Generation Green initiative with Built-in Auto Duplex Printing, which allows you to automatically print on both sides of the paper and can help reduce your paper usage by up to 50%. Don’t feel like using a computer? No problem. Just insert a compatible memory card5into the built in card slot, select images on the LCD display, and print! Thanks to a PictBridge6connection you can also print photos directly from your compatible digital camera, DV camcorder or camera phone, and even with the optional BU-30 wireless Bluetooth7unit. Enjoy previewing and editing images on a 3.0" Colour LCD and print a beautiful, borderless
4" x 6" image in approx. 20 seconds8.
Speed & Quality
Extraordinary Resolution:Realize the power of 9600 x 2400 maximum colour dpi firing with 1pl. Benefit? Incredible quality and detail in both your business documents and photos.4
High Performance Six Individual Ink Tank System:This 6-colour ink system consists of five dye-based inks including a dedicated grey ink tank for professional-looking black & white and colour photos. A pigment-based black ink produces exceptionally crisp, laser-quality text. Plus, only replace the colour ink tank that runs out.
ChromaLife100+:This system combines enhanced FINE print head technology with select genuine Canon inks and select genuine Canon photo papers for beautiful borderless photos that will last up to 300 years when stored in an archival-quality photo album9.
Print Beautiful, Borderless Photos Fast:Print a borderless, 4" x 6" photo in approximately 20 seconds.8
Ease of Use
Intelligent Touch System:This all-new button navigation system allows you to effortlessly operate your machine with gorgeous touch sensitive controls.
Full HD Movie Print:The all new Full HD Movie Print software turns your favorite HD movie clips captured with your compatible Canon EOS Digital SLR or PowerShot cameras into beautiful prints.1
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.
3.0" 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: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 being scanned, then scans and saves with the suitable settings.
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 home office or photo lab is open, you're ready to print!
Beautiful & Borderless:Print photo lab quality from 4" x 6" up to 8.5" x 11."M10
Built-In Wireless:Print or scan wirelessly from any Wi-Fi enabled computer around the house.2
Smartphone 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.3
Built-In Ethernet:This wired LAN interface lets you connect to a home or office network, with connected computers sharing the power of this versatile machine, each being able to display the printer's status at any moment.
Memory Cards5 / USB11 / PictBridge6 & Optional Bluetooth7: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.
Hi-Speed USB:Plug the cable into your PC for a super-fast connection for your data transfers.
4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10," Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelopes
Plain:Plain Paper, Canon 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:Canon Matte Photo Paper;Fine Art:Canon Fine Art Paper "Photo Rag"™;Envelope:U.S.# 10 Envelope
Auto Duplex Print, Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Printing10, Calendar Print, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print, Grayscale Printing, ID Photo Print, Smartphone Photo Printing3, Photo Index Sheet, Photo Direct Print (Memory Card/Camera/USB Flash Memory), Photo Printing, Template Print, Wireless Printing2
Output Tray Capacity
Auto Sheet Feeder: 150 Sheets Cassette: 150 Sheets
Copy Speed (up to)
FCOT(Colour) Approx. 15 seconds14
Reduction / Enlargement
25% - 400%
4 in 1 / 2 in 1, Auto Duplex Copy, Auto Exposure/Intensity Copy, Face Brightener/Fading Correction, Film Copy, Fit-to-Page, Gutter Shadow Correction Copy, Image Repeat, Intensity, Manual Colour Adjustment, Masking Copy, Multiple Copy: 1-99 Pages, Photo Reprint, Preset Copy Ratios, Trimming Copy, Zoom
Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Optical:4800 x 4800 dpiInterpolated:19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Auto Document Fix, Auto Scan Mode12, Gutter Shadow Correction, Network Scan, Push Scan, Scan to Memory, Wireless Scanning
Intelligent Touch System, Wi-Fi LED, 2-Way Paper Feeding, 3.0" LCD, Auto Sheet Feeder, D.C.G.P.T, Ethernet, Self-Opening Paper Output Tray, Scroll Wheel, Quick Start, Quick Access UI
Windows® 7, Windows Vista®, Windows XP/200017
Mac OS® X v10.4.11 to v10.6.x17
Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)2
Card Slots (See Memory Card Support)
PictBridge (Cable Not Included)
Setup Software & User's Guide CD-ROM
PIXMA MG6120 Printer Driver
Easy-WebPrint EX (Windows only)13
Full HD Movie Print1
MP Navigator EX
Dimension (W x D x H)
14.5" W x 18.5"D x 6.9" H
1- year limited warranty18
1."Full HD Movie Print" is available from "MOV" movie files created by Canon digital cameras. From PC, or Mac with Intel® processor. Requires Canon ZoomBrowser EX 6.5 or later, or Canon ImageBrowser 6.5 or later.
2.Wireless printing requires a working network with wireless 802.11b/g capability. Wireless performance may vary based on terrain and distance between the printer and wireless network clients.
3.Requires Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for iPhone app, available for free on the App StoreSM, or Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for Android app available for free in the Android Market. Compatible with iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4, iPod touch and Android devices running Android OS 1.6 or later.
4.Resolution may vary based on printer driver setting. Colour ink droplets can be placed with a horizontal pitch of 1/9600 inch at minimum.
5.Compatible memory cards include SD™ Memory Card, SDHC™, MultiMediaCard®, MultiMediaCard® Plus, 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™, Memory Stick Micro, xD-Picture Card®, xD-Picture Card® (Type M), and xD-Picture Card® (Type H).
6.Requires mobile phone equipped with PictBridge technology and a USB cable.
7.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.
8.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(international link) for additional details.
9.Based on accelerated testing by Canon in dark storage under controlled temperature, humidity and gas conditions, simulating storage in an album with plastic sleeves. Canon cannot guarantee the longevity of prints; results may vary depending on printed image, drying time, display/storage conditions, and environmental factors. Seewww.usa.canon.com/chromalife100plus(international link) for additional details.
10.Supported paper types for borderless printing are as follows: Photo Paper Pro Platinum, Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, Photo Paper Glossy and Matte Photo Paper.
11.USB flash memory with security enabled may not be used. Requires an extension cable if cannot be attached.
12.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".
13.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.
14.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. ADF copy speed is the average of ESAT in General Performance Test for the default simplex mode, ISO/IEC 24735, excluding time to copy the first set. Seewww.usa.canon.com/ipm(international link) for additional details.
15.Requires mobile phone or other device with IrDA port positioned no more than 7.9 inches from the printer.
16.Easy-PhotoPrint Pro is available as a plug-in.
17.System requirements vary by application.
18.Warranty programs are subject to certain conditions and restrictions.