4" x 6" borderless photo: approximately 20 seconds3 Black:Up to 26 ppm (as fast as 2.3 seconds per page)3 Color:Up to 21 ppm (as fast as 2.9 seconds per page)3
Number of Nozzles
Black: 512 Color: 5,632 Total: 6,144
Picoliter Size (color)
Picoliter Size:1, 2 and 5
Print Resolution (Up to)
Black:600 x 600 dpi2 Color:9600 x 2400 dpi2
Letter, Legal, 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", U.S. #10 Envelopes
Automatic Sheet Feeder
150 Pages (Cassette:150 pages)
Copy Speed (up to)
Black: Up to 24 cpm (as fast as 2.5 seconds per page)3 Color: Up to 19 cpm (as fast as 3.2 seconds per page)3
Reduction / Enlargement
4 in 1 / 2 in 1, Auto Duplex Copy, Auto Exposure/Intensity Copy, Continuous Copy, Face Brightener/ Fading Correction, Film Copy, Fit-to-Page, Image Repeat, Manual Color Adjustment, Masking Copy, Multiple Copy: 1-99 Pages, Photo Reprint, Preset Copy Ratios, Trimming Copy, Zoom
Charged-Coupled Device (CCD)
Optical:4800 x 9600 dpi Interpolated:19,200 x 19,200 dpi
Auto Scan Mode8, Film Scan, Gutter Shadow Correction, Network Scan, Push Scan, Scan to Memory, White LED10
48-bit internal/24-bit external
Max. Document Size
Print: 8.5" x 11.7"
Media Card Support
SD™ Memory Card, SDHC™ MultiMedia CardCard,® (v4.1), MultiMediaCard® Plus (v4.1), miniSD™ Card, miniSDHC™, microSD™ Card, microSDHC™, RS-MMC™ (v4.1), Compact Flash® Card, Microdrive®, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick Pro™ Memory Stick Duo™, Memory Stick PRO Duo™, Memory Stick Micro, xD-Picture Card™, xD-Picture Card™ Type M, xD-Picture Card™ Type H 5
Auto Duplex Print, Auto Photo Fix, Borderless Printing9, Calendar Print, Direct Print, Document Printing, Grayscale Printing, ID Photo Print, Photo Index Sheet, Photo Printing, Template Print, 1.8" LCD, Dual Color Gamut Processing Technology, PictBridge, Quick Start,Self Opening Tray
Windows® 7, Windows Vista®, Windows XP/2000 and Mac OS® X v. 10.3.9 to 10.5x11
Wireless LAN (IEEE802.11b/g)4, (Compatible with IEEE 802.11n)13, Bluetooth® v2.07 (Optional), Card Slots, Ethernet, IrDA IR6, PictBridge, USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
Included in box: Setup Software & User's Guide CD-ROM, PIXMA MP980 Printer Driver, Easy-PhotoPrint EX, Easy-PhotoPrint Pro, MP Navigator EX, ArcSoft® PhotoStudio®, Solution Menu
Dimension (W x D x H)
18.5" x 15.2" x 7.9"
1 year limited warranty with InstantExchange program. 1-year toll-free technical phone support12
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.usa.canon.com/chromalife100plus for additional details.
Resolution may vary based on printer driver setting. Color ink droplets can be placed with a horizontal pitch of 1/9600 of an inch at minimum.
Print speed measured as soon as first page beings to feed into printer and will vary depending on system configuration. Copy speed is measured after the first page is ejected. Output speed will vary depending upon a number of factors. See www.usa.canon.com/printspeed for additional details.
Wireless printing requires a working Ethernet network with wireless 802.11b/g capability. Wireless performance may vary based on terrain and distance between the printer and wireless network clients.
Compatible memory cards include SD¿ Memory Card, SDHC¿, MultiMediaCard® (v4.1), CompactFlash® Card, Microdrive®, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick PRO¿, Memory Stick Duo¿ Memory Stick PRO Duo¿, and MultiMediaCard Plus (v4.1). The following can be used with the addition of a special adapter sold separately: miniSD¿ Card, RS-MMC¿ (v4.1), microSD¿ Card, xD-Picture Card®, xD-Picture Card (Type M), xD-Picture Card (Type H), miniSDHC, microSDHC, and Memory Stick Micro.
Requires mobile phone or other device with IrDA port and phone positioned no more than 7.9 inches from the printer.
Requires mobile phone (or other device) equipped with Bluetooth technology v2.0 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.
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".
Supported paper types for borderless printing are as follows: Photo Paper Pro II, Photo Paper Pro Platinum, Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, Photo Paper Glossy, and Matte Photo Paper.
The time required for the light source to reach sufficient operating temperature. Film scanning excluded.