Ok I got this printer about a month ago because I wanted a better quality printer for my photos but I didn't want it to be expensive. I found this on the Internet for £20 and it had a nice description so I thought why not and I bought it.
5 days later there it was sitting on my desk waiting ... Read review
"...work with any of the canon software or any Photo shop software either. The software provided is ok. It is basic but will allow you to crop and edit photos. It will also let you get rid of red eye and add anything too it if you wish. Some shops have this as an extra so don't assume you will get software with the printer.
I can't argue about the price. It has ranged from £50 all the way down to £15 but most shops sell it at about £20-£25. ..."
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
The ink is too expensive to refill - treat it as a one-use pritner.
"I bought this printer only to print both of my thesises and it did the job perfectly. It printed well, I had no problems with it whatsoever. The quality of prints was superb (as for an ink printer) and it was quite effective. It prints relatively fast, I had not had a single paper jam and it is very simple to install. Therefore I think it's a great solution for anyone who is looking for a quick one-off use of a printer for specific color prints. Unfortunately ..."
Ciao members have rated this review on average: somewhat helpful
Get high quality photo printing at an affordable price. Print borderless photos right up to A4 size with ease. Also print perfect documents, web pages and schoolwork fast and efficiently.This affordable printer delivers a high 4800x1200dpi print resolution using a FINE Cartridge and 2pl ink droplets. The end result is detailed and vibrant color output for all your photo prints.Print a photo lab quality 10x15cm borderless photo in approximately 70 seconds in Standard mode. Take advantage of fast borderless photo printing on a range of sizes right up to A4, with Easy-PhotoPrint.Canon's ChromaLife100 system delivers beautiful photographs with enhanced durability up to 100 years to preserve your memories. By using the FINE Cartridge, genuine Canon inks and genuine Canon photo papers, the system provides you with long-lasting, beautiful photos.Get the most out of your printer in the simplest way possible with easy-to-use software. Print beautiful digital photos in just a few clicks with Easy-PhotoPrint - then create professional looking photo albums using PhotoRecord. Get perfect web printouts without the loss of page edges with Easy-WebPrint.The PIXMA iP1300 has a stylish, low profile design thanks to the advanced FINE cartridge that takes up less space.
Australia, New Zealand
Photo printer - ink-jet - colour
IP1300-AU, 1435B008AB, 1435B008AA
Max Resolution ( Colour )
4800 dpi x 1200 dpi
Ink Cartridge Configuration
1 cartridge (cyan, magenta, yellow)
Minimum Ink Droplet Size
Canon FINE (Full-lithography inkjet Nozzle Engineering)