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Canon Pixma MX870 Office All-In-One Printer

B&H # CAMX870 Mfr # 4206B002
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The MX870 does NOT provide direct FAX capability under Mac OS X. To send a FAX using a Mac is a two-step process: one must print the document and then send the FAX. Direct print from a PC is supported.

Product Highlights
  • Print, Scan, Copy & Fax
  • Wireless or Wired Networking
  • 9600 x 2400dpi Color Resolution
  • 2.5" Color LCD Display
  • Computer-Free Photo Printing
  • 5 Individual Ink System
  • Auto Duplex Printing
  • 35-Sheet Duplex Auto Document Feeder
  • Auto Photo Fix II
  • iPhone Printing

The Canon Pixma MX870 Office All-In-One Printer wirelessly brings professional-quality printing, copying, scanning, and faxing to your small business or home office. This Pixma is ready for networking from within range of your wireless router or you can network via its wired Ethernet interface. You can enjoy computer-free printing capabilities via compatible memory cards, PictBridge, and optional Bluetooth, while images are easily viewed on a 2.5" LCD. This printer boasts 9600 x 2400dpi resolution which combines with a 5-ink cartridge system that includes a pigment black ink and 4 dye-based color inks to deliver documents with crisp, clear text, and professional-looking photos with rich colors and contrast.

The MX870 is operated via an Easy Scroll Wheel which makes it easy to view and correct your photos for printing and to access the various features available for faster operation. Its 35-page Automatic Document Feeder (ADF) keeps your workflow going and can save you money with automatic two-sided printing.

This Pixma features Canon's Auto Photo Fix II technology which automatically categorizes your images into one of five types - Portrait, Scenery, Night Scenery, Snapshot with Scenery, and Snapshot with Night Scenery - then applies optimal image and multi-zone exposure correction. With Dual Color Gamut Technology, your copies and scans will be superb as the MX870 automatically optimizes your originals so copies stay true, even when copying from a copy. The MX870's versatility goes beyond previous models, allowing you to print your photos wirelessly from compatible iPhone 3G, 3GS and iPod touch models with the new Easy-PhotoPrint for iPhone App, available for free on the app store.

Note! The MX870 does NOT provide direct fax capability under Mac OS X. To send a fax using a Mac is a two-step process: one must print the document and then send the FAX. Direct print from a PC is supported.

Extraordinary Resolution
Realize the power of 9600 x 2400 maximum color dpi firing with ink droplets as little as 1 picoliter. The MX870 delivers incredible quality and detail in both your business documents and photos.
High Performance Individual Ink System
This 5-color ink system consists of four dye-based inks plus a pigment-based black ink, producing exceptional photos and crisp, laser-quality text. Only replace the color ink tank that runs out. So, you save money on ink.
Fully-Integrated Duplex Auto Document Feeder
The built-in 35 sheet Duplex Automatic Document Feeder (ADF) makes it easy to copy, scan or fax multiple documents without having to load them one at a time. Its full integration makes it easier to fit into tight spots and once it's loaded you can do whatever else you want.
Auto Duplex Printing
Built-in Auto Duplex Printing prints 2-sided documents without having to manually flip the pages and can reduce your paper consumption by 50%. This means you can automatically copy two sided documents without having to flip any paper manually at all.
Easy Scroll Wheel
With the Easy Scroll Wheel you can quickly access and select the various features available for faster operation.
2.5" LCD Screen
The MX870's 2.5" color LCD screen lets you easily view, select and edit your images for simple computer-free printing. No downloading needed,
Auto Scan Mode
In the Auto Scan Mode, the MX870 automatically recognizes the type of original, then scans and saves the suitable settings.

For network users, Auto Scan Mode is only available when scanning at a computer using MP Navigator.

Dual Color Gamut Technology
Copy with confidence as this built-in technology automatically optimizes your originals so copies stay true to it, time after time, copy after copy.
Quick Start
Powering up your printer is now faster than ever. After pressing the power button you can begin inputting commands in approximately two seconds. So, full operation is possible in a much shorter time.
Auto Photo Fix II
This built-in technology automatically categorizes your images into one of five types - Portrait, Scenery, Night Scenery, Snapshot with Scenery, and Snapshot with Night Scenery - then applies optimal image and multi-zone exposure correction. So, unexposed areas of the photo will be optimized, area by area, and faces that are backlit and under-exposed will automatically be brightened with correct color cast to help ensure more accurate skin tones for gorgeous images.
Built-In Wireless Connectivity
Print or scan wirelessly from any Wi-Fi enabled computer around the house.

Wireless printing requires a network with wireless 802.11b/g capability. Wireless performance may vary based on terrain and distance between the printer and wireless network clients.

Built-In Ethernet
The wired LAN interface lets you connect to a home or office network, with connected computers sharing the power of this versatile machine, each being able to display the printer's status at any moment.
Super G3 Fax
The business fax standard for color and PC facsimiles on plain paper meets the home office workhorse with 100 coded speed dials and up to 250 incoming pages to meet your every communication need.

Note: 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-T v.34 guidelines.

Note:The MX870 does NOT provide direct FAX capability under Mac OS X. To send a FAX using a Mac is a two-step process: one must print the document and then send the FAX. Direct print from a PC is supported.

iPhone Printing
Take full advantage of Canon's fantastic Wi-Fi printing technology to unlock, print and share your stored images right on the spot. Print your photos wirelessly from compatible iPhone 3G, 3GS and iPod touch models.

Requires Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for iPhone App, available for free at the App Store.

Memory Cards, USB, PictBridge & Optional Bluetooth
Just insert a compatible memory card into the built in card slot, select images on the LCD display, and print. Thanks to a PictBridge connection you can also print photos directly from your USB Flash Drive and digital camera, DV camcorder or camera phone. Plus, you can print from the optional BU-30 wireless Bluetooth.

Requires mobile phone (or other device) equipped with Bluetooth technology v2.0 and optional Bluetooth unit BU-30. 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.

USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
Plug a USB cable (not included) into your PC for a super-fast connection for your data transfers

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Printing Technology Inkjet
Maximum Resolution Color: Up to 9600 x 2400dpi
Black: Up to 600 x 600dpi
Print Speed Up to: Color Photo: 4 x 6" borderless photo: approx. 39 sec
Black: ESAT;9.4ipm
Color: ESAT;6.1ipm
Minimum Ink Droplet Size 1 picoliter
Ink Type Canon ChromaLife 100+
Ink Palette CMYKK
Ink Cartridge Configuration 5 individual ink cartridges
Ink Cartridges PGI-220 Pigment black
CLI-221 Dye-based cyan, magenta yellow, black (1 x each)
Scanner
Image Sensor Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Optical Resolution 2400 x 4800dpi
Interpolated Resolution 19,200 x 19,200dpi
Color Depth 48-bit internal
24-bit external
Hardware Resolution ADF: 600 x 600dpi
Reflective Scan Area Flatbed: 8.5 x 11.7"
ADF: 8.5 x 14"
Fax
Modem Speed Up to 33.6 Kbps (Super G3 color fax)
Transmission Speed Black: Approx. 3 sec per page
Color: Approx. 1 min per page
Transmission/Reception Memory Approx. 250 pages
Special Features Answering machine connectivity
Group dialing
One-touch speed dialing
Redial
Remote reception
Copier
Copy Speed Up to 4.3ipm color ESAT
Reduction/Enlargement 25 - 400%
Copy Features 4-in-1 / 2-in-1 copy
AE (Auto Exposure / Intensity) copy
Auto duplex
Borderless
Fit-to-page
Gutter shadow correction
Image repeat
Intensity
Multiple: 1-99 pages
Preset copy
Ratios
Sort (ADF)
Zoom
Paper Handling
Maximum Paper Width 8.5" (21.5cm)
Maximum Printable Area 8.5 x 14" (21.5cm x 35.6cm)
Paper Sizes 4 x 6"
5 x 7"
8" x 10"
Letter
Legal
U.S. #10 Envelopes
Paper Types Plain:
Plain paper
High resolution paper
Super High Gloss:
Photo Paper Pro Platinum
Photo Paper Pro II
Glossy:
Photo Paper Plus Glossy II
Photo Paper Glossy
Semi-Gloss:
Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss
Matte:
Matte Photo Paper
Fine Art:
Canon Fine Art Paper "Photo Rag" T
Envelope:
U.S.# 10 Envelope
Paper Capacity Auto sheet feeder: 150 pages
Paper cassette: 150 pages
ADF: 35 pages
Connectivity
Interfaces Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g)1, (Compatible with IEEE 802.11n)16 Ethernet
USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
Card Slots
PictBridge (cable not included)
Bluetooth v2.0 (Optional)
Compatible Memory Cards SD
SDHC
MultiMediaCard (v4.1)
MultiMediaCard Plus (v4.1)
CompactFlash Card
Microdrive
Memory Stick
Memory Stick PROMemory Stick Duo
Memory Stick PRO Duo

With special adapter (sold separately):
miniSD
miniSDHC
microSD
microSDHC
RS-MMC (v4.1)
Memory Stick Micro
xD-Picture Card
xD-Picture Card (Type M)
xD-Picture Card (Type H)

Note: The MX870 does NOT provide direct FAX capability under Mac OS X. To send a FAX using a Mac is a two-step process: one must print the document and then send the FAX. Direct print from a PC is supported

Direct Print Capable Yes
Software Setup Software & User's Guide CD-ROM
MX870 Printer Driver
Easy-PhotoPrint EX
Easy-WebPrint EX (Compatible with Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 in Windows Vista or Windows XP only. Not included on installation CD. Requires internet connection during installation)
MP Navigator EX
Solution Menu
Compatible Operating Systems Windows 7
Windows Vista
Windows XP/2000
Mac OS X v10.4.11 - 10.6.x17 1
Please Note:

System requirements vary by application

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Physical
Image Preview Display 2.5" LCD
Front Panel Controls Yes
Power Requirements 110-240VAC 50/60 Hz
Dimensions (WxDxH) 19.4 x 17.1 x 8.9" (49.3 x 43.3 x 22.6cm)
Weight 26.1 lb (11.8kg)
Canon Pixma MX870 Office All-In-One Printer
  • Document Kit:
  • Cross Sell Sheet
  • Getting Started
  • Important Information Sheet
  • Network Setup Troubleshooting
  • Read Before Setting Up the Machine
  • Setup Software & User's Guide
  • Warranty Card
  • PGI-220 Black Ink Tank
  • CLI-221 Black Ink Tank
  • CLI-221 Cyan Ink Tank
  • CLI-221 Magenta Ink Tank
  • CLI-221 Yellow Ink Tank
  • Power Cord
  • Print Head
  • Telephone Line Cable
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty with InstantExchange Program
    1-Year Toll-free Technical Phone Support
  • Note:USB Cable NOT Included

    Cables & Adapters

    Canon -  BU-30 Bluetooth Adapter
    • You Pay: $43.24
     

    Ink Cartridges

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    Canon -  PGI-220 Black Ink Tank
    • You Pay: $14.99
     

    Photo Paper

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    Canon -  SG-201 Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss - 4x6" - 50 Sheets
    • You Pay: $6.90
     

    Protective Pages/Albums

    Pioneer Photo Albums -  FC-146 Flexible Cover Album
    • You Pay: $0.99
     
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