High Resolution: Precision ink nozzles create high resolution photosup to 4800 x 1200 color dpi.3
Fine detail: Microscopic 2-picoliter sized color ink droplets produce finely detailed and sharp photos.
Superb Scans: Produce beautiful scans with resolution of up to 2400 x 4800 color dpi.
Fast Photos: In just 46 seconds, you can produce a photo lab-quality 4" x 6" print.4
Long-lasting Photos: Using select genuine Canon inks and photo papers, you can create beautiful photos that last up to 100 years.5
Real-life photos: Canon print head technology helps to create real-life photos you'll be proud to share.
Smart Copying: Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology automatically optimizes quality based on the type of originals you are copying.
Copy/Scan thick originals: You can even copy or scan thick items that do not lie flat on the platen.
Preview, then print: Before printing, preview and fine tune your images using the color LCD display.
Click-Connect-Print: Just capture an image with a PictBridge-ready digital camera/DV camcorder, then connect and print!
Faster Data: The USB 2.0 Interface enables the fastest possible image transfers and scanning speeds.
Print from compatible memory cards: The memory card slots let you print photos direct. No computer needed!
Print Wirelessly: Print from a compatible Bluetooth device in another room, using our optional USB Bluetooth adapter.6
Auto-Image Fix: The built-in Auto-Image Fix feature via Easy PhotoPrint EX helps you produce amazing results on all your photos.
Quick Start: Powering up your printer is now much faster. After pressing the power button, you can begin imputing commands quickly.
Canon Generation Green
Generation Green is Canon's new environmental initiative. This program encompasses eligible Scanners, PIXMA Inkjet Printers and imageCLASS laser printers. Generation Green is designed to provide business partners, customers and consumers a way to learn about the environmentally-friendly approach that Canon is taking to design many of its current and future products and solutions; for example, possible cost savings through energy efficiency. The MP470 has the following Generation Green characteristics:
4 in 1, 2 in 1 Printing - This option allows users to place multiple pages on 1 page, saving up to 75% of your paper supply.
ENERGY STAR - Qualified products are 25% more efficient than conventional models. By using less energy, these products reduce greenhouse gas emissions and saves energy as well as money.
- Quick Start: The energy efficient Quick Start feature makes it both easy and convenient to start up your printer in a matter of seconds.
RoHS Compliance - This is a directive from the european Union that restricts the use of hazardous materials found in electronic products. This product restricts the the use of cadmium, mercury, lead, hexavalent chromium, Polybrominated Biphenyls (PBB) and Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDE).
Use of Recycled Plastics - Recycled Plastics are used in the power supply casing.
Compatible memory cards include: CompactFlash®™Card, SD™ Memory Card, SDHC™, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick PRO™, MultiMediaCard®, Microdrive.® The following can be used with the addition of a special adapter sold separately: miniSD™ Card, Memory Stick Duo™, Memory Stick PRO Duo™, RS-MMC™, xD-Picture Card™ and microSD™ Card.
Requires mobile phone with IrDA port and support for IrMC version 1.1 protocol, with phone positioned no more than 7.9 inches from printer.
Resolution may vary based on printer driver setting. Color ink droplets can be placed with a horizontal pitch of 1/4800 of an inch at minimum.
PPM print speeds are based on the highest speed printer driver mode using black and white and color text patterns. 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. CPM copy speeds are based on fast mode setting using plain paper. Copy speeds will vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, types of paper used and page coverage. See www.usa.canon.com/printspeed for additional information.
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. See www.cusa.canon.com/chromalife100 for additional details.
Bluetooth v1.2 with optional Canon Bluetooth Unit BU-20. Bluetooth operation depends on the devices and software version used. Operating distance is approximately 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.
Windows version included. Mac version not included, but downloadable from our website.
Latest Mac OS X Leopard driver available for doneload under the "Drivers & Downloads" tab.