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Canon PIXMA iX6550

This ultra compact and stylish printer delivers exceptional quality prints of photos and documents up to A3+ format. Featuring a raft of creative faci...

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“Canon PIXMA iX6550”

published 07/01/2014

ProSilent and excellent quality print

ConsInstallation

I have had this printer for months now and it's still going strong and i print every day for office use. Now going back to when i installed it the installation process was a bit tedious and tested my nerves, but the instructions were very clear and straightforward. I had a few problems when...

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ProPhoto quality is good

ConsLow on features

The Canon PIXMA iX6550 is announced as the most compact printer, this is the latest A3 model to be released. This printer has been designed for individuals and small companies. This printer is very reliable and probably one of my favourites, it is really good for those who want a decent A3...

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Product Information : Canon PIXMA iX6550

Manufacturer's product description

This ultra compact and stylish printer delivers exceptional quality prints of photos and documents up to A3+ format. Featuring a raft of creative facilities, it's ideal for the home or small office.

Product Details

Product Description: Canon PIXMA iX6550 - printer - colour - ink-jet

Printer Type: Photo printer - ink-jet - colour

Weight: 7.6 kg

Inkjet Technology: Canon FINE (Full-lithography inkjet Nozzle Engineering)

Ink Palette Supported (Colours): 5-ink

Max Media Size: A3 plus (329 x 423 mm)

Max Media Size (Custom): 329 mm x 423 mm

Print Speed: Up to 11.3 ipm - B/W ¦ Up to 8.8 ipm - colour ¦ Up to 2 min/page - photo - A3 plus (329 x 423 mm) ¦ Up to 0.6 min/page - photo - 100 x 150 mm

Max Resolution ( Colour ): 9600 x 2400 dpi

Interface: USB

Media Type: Envelopes, plain paper, photo paper, semi-gloss photo paper, photo stickers, glossy photo paper, matt photo paper, high resolution paper

Total Media Capacity: 150 sheets

Media Handling: 150-sheet input tray

Printer Features: Borderless printing

Power: AC 120/230 V

System Requirements: Microsoft Windows XP SP2, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Microsoft Windows Vista SP1, Microsoft Windows XP SP3, Apple MacOS X 10.4.11 - 10.6

Dimensions (WxDxH): 54.9 cm x 29.9 cm x 15.9 cm

Manufacturer: Canon

Max Printer Speed (Colour): 8

Printer / Max Printing Speed (ppm): 11

Printer / Max H-Resolution Colour: 9600

Printer / Max H-Resolution B/W: 9600

Printer / Output Type: Colour

Printer / Technology: Inkjet

Printer / Type: Digital photo printer

Long Name: Pixma iX6550

General

MPN: 4895B008AA, 4895B006

Printer Type: Photo printer - ink-jet - colour

Printer

Inkjet Technology: Canon FINE (Full-lithography inkjet Nozzle Engineering)

Ink Palette Supported (Colours): 5-ink

Minimum Ink Droplet Size: 1 pl

Ink Cartridge Configuration: 5 individual ink tanks

Ink Type: Canon ChromaLife100+

Print Speed: Up to 11.3 ipm - B/W ¦ Up to 8.8 ipm - colour ¦ Up to 2 min/page - photo - A3 plus (329 x 423 mm) ¦ Up to 0.6 min/page - photo - 100 x 150 mm

Connectivity Technology: Wired

Interface: USB

Max Resolution ( Colour ): 9600 x 2400 dpi

Printer Features: Borderless printing

Media Handling: 150-sheet input tray

Media Handling

Media Type: Envelopes, plain paper, photo paper, semi-gloss photo paper, photo stickers, glossy photo paper, matt photo paper, high resolution paper

Max Media Size: A3 plus (329 x 423 mm)

Max Media Size (Custom): 329 mm x 423 mm

Media Sizes: ANSI A (Letter) (216 x 279 mm), Legal (216 x 356 mm), A4 (210 x 297 mm), A5 (148 x 210 mm), B5 (176 x 250 mm), A3 (297 x 420 mm), B4 (250 x 353 mm), 100 x 150 mm, A3 plus (329 x 423 mm), 130 x 180 mm, 200 x 250 mm, 250 x 300 mm

Borderless Photo Sizes: A4 (210 x 297 mm), A3 (297 x 420 mm), 100 x 150 mm, A3 plus (329 x 423 mm), 130 x 180 mm, 200 x 250 mm, 250 x 300 mm

Envelope Sizes: International DL (110 x 220 mm), Com-10 (105 x 241 mm)

Media Weight: 64 g/m2 - 300 g/m2

Total Media Capacity: 150 sheets

Media Feeder(s): 1 x autoload - 150 sheets - A3 plus (329 x 423 mm) weight: 64 g/m2 - 300 g/m2

Expansion / Connectivity

Connections: 1 x USB 2.0 - 4 PIN USB Type B

Miscellaneous

Consumables Included: 1 x ink tank ( pigmented black ) - up to 335 pages - Canon PGI-525PGBK ¦ 1 x ink tank ( black ) - up to 3160 pages - Canon CLI-526BK ¦ 1 x ink tank ( cyan ) - up to 530 pages - Canon CLI-526C ¦ 1 x ink tank ( magenta ) - up to 495 pages - Canon CLI-526M ¦ 1 x ink tank ( yellow ) - up to 515 pages - Canon CLI-526Y

Power

Power Device: Power supply - internal

Voltage Required: AC 120/230 V

Frequency Required: 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption Operational: 20 Watt

Power Consumption Stand by / Sleep: 0.5 Watt

Software / System Requirements

Software Included: Drivers & Utilities, Canon Easy-PhotoPrint EX, Canon Photo Optimizer PRO, Canon Easy-WebPrint EX, Canon Solution Menu EX

OS Required: Microsoft Windows XP SP2, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Microsoft Windows Vista SP1, Microsoft Windows XP SP3, Apple MacOS X 10.4.11 - 10.6

System Requirements Details: Windows 7 - 1 GHz - RAM 1 GB ¦ Windows Vista - 1 GHz - RAM 512 MB ¦ Windows XP - 300 MHz - RAM 128 MB ¦ MacOS X 10.6 - RAM 1 GB ¦ MacOS X 10.5 - 867 MHz - RAM 512 MB ¦ MacOS X 10.4.11 - RAM 256 MB

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 5 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 35 °C

Humidity Range Operating: 10 - 90%

Sound Emission (Operating): 45 dB

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 54.9 cm

Depth: 29.9 cm

Height: 15.9 cm

Weight: 7.6 kg

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