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<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> 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 MX300 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.<br/> - 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. <br/> To learn more about Generation Green, visit www.usa.canon.com/green



Print Speed (up to)

4 x 6 borderless photo: approximately 46 seconds2
Black: 22 ppm (as fast as 2.7 seconds per page)2
Color: Up to 17 ppm (as fast as 3.5 seconds per page)2

Number of Nozzles

Black: 320
Color: 384 x 3 (C/M/Y)
Total: 1,472

Picoliter Size (color)

Picoliter Size: 2 and 5

Print Resolution (Up to)

Black: 600 x 600 dpi
Color: 4800 x 1200 dpi1

Paper Sizes

Credit Card (2.13 x 3.39), 4x 6, 4x 8, 5x 7, 8x 10, Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 envelopes, Photo Stickers


Copy Speed (up to)

Black: Up to 22 cpm (as fast as 2.7 seconds per page)2
Color: 17 cpm (as fast as 3.5 seconds per page)

Reduction / Enlargement

25% - 400%


Scanning Element

Contact Image Sensor (CIS)

Max. Resolutions

Optical:600 x 1200 dpi
Interpolated:19,200 x 19,200 dpi

Scanning Mode

48-bit internal / 24-bit external

Max. Document Size

8.5 x 11.7


Modem Speed

33.6 Kbps (Super G3 color fax)4

Transmission Speed (approx.)

Black: Approx. 3 sec. / page7
Color: Approx. 1 min. / page8

Memory Capacity

Approx. 50 pages5

Speed Dialing

20 Locations


OS Compatibility

Windows® 7, Windows Vista™, Windows XP/2000 and Mac OS® X v.10.2.8 to 10.5.x9,11

Standard Interface

USB 2.0 Hi-Speed, PictBridge (Cable not included)

Software Included

CD-ROM including Printer Driver, MP Navigator EX, Setup Software and User's Guide, NewSoft® Presto!® PageManager® (Windows only), Easy-PhotoPrintEX10, ScanSoft® OmniPage® SE9

Dimension (W x D x H)

18.4 (W) x 17.3 (D) x 6.9 (H)


15.5 lbs.


Toll-free technical phone support plus 1-year limited warranty with InstantExchange program.12


MX300 PIXMA MX300 Office All-In-One Printer Document Kit: Cross Sell Sheet Easy Setup Instructions Quick Start Guide Setup Software & User's Guide CD-ROM PG-40 Black FINE Cartridge CL41 Color FINE Cartridge Power Cord Telephone Line Cable

Compatible Supplies & Accessories

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  1. Resolution may vary based on printer driver setting. Color ink droplets can be placed with a horizontal pitch of 1/4800 inch at minimum.
  2. 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.
  3. Requires mobile phone with PictBridge technology and a USB cable.
  4. The Public Switched Telephone Network currently supports fax modem speeds of 28.8 Kbps or lower, depending on telephone line conditions. Sending and receiving fax machines need to conform to ITU-Tv.34 guidelines.
  5. Based on ITU-T No.1 Chart for U.S. specifications and Canon FAX Standard chart No.1 for others, both in standard mode.
  6. Specifications are subject to change without notice. All viewscreen images are simulated.
  7. Based on ITU-T No.1 Chart for U.S. specifications and Canon FAX Standard chart No.1 for others, both in standard mode or Canon FAX Standard Chart No.1, standard mode.
  8. Based on Canon Color Fax Test Sheet.
  9. System requirements vary by application.
  10. Windows version included. Mac version not included, but is available for download at www.usa.canon.com/consumer by clicking on the Download Library.
  11. Latest Mac OS X Leopard driver is available for download under the "Drivers & Downloads" tab.
  12. Warranty programs are subject to certain conditions and restrictions. See www.canontechsupport.com for details.

† Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Actual prices are determined by individual dealers and may vary.

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