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Canon PIXMA Pro-100 Wireless Color Professional Inkjet Printer with Airprint and Mobile Device Printing (6228B002)

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  • Connectivity

  • The brand new Print Studio Guru 2 plug in pc software makes it easier to find incredible results from the favorite photo applications. Add into that connectivity options such as wi fi, Ethernet and USB and also you also have a professional system that easily fits into your work flow which you can place anywhere across the studio.

    For media service, the PIXMA PRO-100 features two paper trays. A back tray for a variety of excellent graphics and glossy photo papers, and a manual slot for heavier press to satisfy your printing needs.


    For the 9th year in a row, Canon U.S.A. is proud to have received the 2012 Clients' Choice Award for Service & Reliability from PCMag.com for Printers

    PIXMA PRO-100 Wireless Professional Inkjet Printer

    Professional Wireless 1 Photo Printer with 8 dye based color inks for vibrant and detailed prints

    • 8 Dye based inks to get amazing gradients and color, 3 of which are dedicated grayscale inks for beautiful black & white prints.
    • The Optimum Image Generating System reproduces colors while you need them by logically selecting the most best ink combination and placement.
    • Printing Studio Guru Plug in applications Two Provides a sleek and worry free photo printing workflow for both professionals.
    • 4800 x 2400 dpi 3 with FINE technology for unbelievable detail.


    PGI-42 USB Cable It is the right time to measure up to the large format, professional excellent printer you are dreaming about. The PIXMA PRO-100 Wireless 1 Professional Inkjet Printer possesses the functionality and tech that you need to attain highquality output your prints can look nearly as good as the images you capture. The 8-ink dye established ChromaLife100+ system provides you with an remarkable color gamut so your prints will look as vivid as you remember.

      8 Print Resolution (up to) Inch AirPrint Integral Networking
      Photo Cyan Ink Tank


      • Windows 7, 7, Windows-7 SP 1, Windows Vista SP1, Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3 32bit 6
      • Macos X v10.5.8, 10.6, 10.7 6

      PIXMA PRO-1
      Actual Canon Papers
    1. Direct Photo Printing

    2. Borderless Printing Ink Tanks Setup Ink Tanks
    3. Envelopes, High Resolution Paper and certain nice art papers are NOT supported for borderless printing. System requirements vary by application. For Mac OS, an Internet connection is required during software installation. To get Windows OS, .NET Frame-work 4 is needed to put in My Image Garden and Speedy Menu.
    4. More Information
      Optimum Analysis and Mixture of Color:
      The Optimum Image Generating (OIG) System uses two Big technology Which Were first released at the PIXMA Pro1. The foremost is a complex combining balance of inks determined from numerous ink combinations and higher level analysis. During this investigation, the OIG System vigilantly computes the most useful results for every single print style and paper type used while studying various image facets for example color reproduction, tonal gradations, dark density, and very low graininess. These important ink balancing fundamentals are produced from Canon's expertise in imaging technology, as well as the familiar colors of life people visit and remember on an everyday basis. The 2nd is that the reconciliation of color reproduction, tonal gradations, and uniform glossiness. The genius and power of the OIG System is truly showcased when your image is published, shown, and is seen exactly as you envisioned it.

  • Resolution may vary based on printer driver setting. Color ink droplets can be placed with a horizontal pitch of 1/4800 inch at minimum.
    CD/DVD Disc Printing Tray Uniform Ink Height:
    The Chroma Optimizer brings uniform ink height over the published image and regulates surface reflection. This preserves the pure color and integrity of your published photos.

  • Wireless Professional Inkjet Printer
  • Warranty programs are subject to certain requirements and restrictions. Watch www.usa.canon.com/support for details.

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    Computer-free Printing:
    A PictBridge connection lets you print photos directly from your compatible digital camera, DV camcordercamera or cameraphone.

    PIXMA PRO 10
    GENUINE CANON INKS & PAPERS Built-in CD and DVD Printing:
    Conveniently publish onto your printable CD, DVD or Blu-ray Discs and jackets.

    Additional Disclaimers Gray Ink Tank
    Printing your Vision up to 13" X19":
    Printing professional quality photos on various media up to 13" X19".

  • Pro Printing:
    The strong Print Studio Pro plugin software 2 Offers professional photographers powerful printing options and can certainly hand-over image data. Print Studio Pro is compatible with Digital Photo Professional (ver 2.1 or later), Adobe Photoshop CS, Adobe Photoshop Elements, and Adobe Photoshop Lightroom.

    Wireless Professional Inkjet Printer
    PIXMA PRO-100 Cord Easy-PhotoPrint Pro
  • Professional Printing Plugins 7
  • The PIXMA PRO-100 shares technology with all of those other PIXMA proline utilizing the Optimum Picture Generating System to ensure what you envision is just what you receive. The OIG System assesses each region of the print and selects the ideal ink mixture therefore you find the colors you wish to see on your own print.

    Versatile Paper Handling:
    twoway paper spraying provides a rear menu for many supported media types and also a separate manual feed at the back part of the printer for effortless loading of heavier newspapers.

  • CD/DVD Printing Disclaimers
    2 PGI-42

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      Enables you to print photos, email, Internet pages and documents from your Apple device directly to a printer - without installing a driver.
    Photo print speeds are based on the standard mode driver setting with photo evaluation pattern(s) and choose Canon Photo Paper. Printing rate is measured once first page begins to feed to printer and can vary based on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, types of paper used and page coverage. Watch www.usa.canon.com/printspeed for additional information. USB Connectivity Print Head -
    PGI-42 Benefits of Use
  • Authentic Monochrome Prints:
    The Three monochrome inks That Are part of this 8-ink ChromaLife100+ system 5 consist of Black, Gray, and Light Gray. These inks deliver enhanced, deep dark density to increase your degree of professional printing quality when making the stunning expression of gray-scale photography.

    Wireless printing needs a functional Ethernet network with wireless 802.11b/g or capability. Wireless performance can vary according to terrain and distance between your printer and wireless network clients.
  • Installation CD-ROM

    Hi-Speed USB:
    Plug the cable in to your PC for a super-fast link for the data transfers.

    PGI-42 Magenta Ink Tank PIXMA PRO-100 Wireless Professional Inkjet Printer
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    Manuals and other files Built-in Wi-Fi:
    The built-in Wifi 1 gives you the freedom to place the printer in which it's suitable and permits multiple users to seamlessly print out of several computers.

    Currently Viewing Professional Quality, Constructed:
    Canon Full-photolithography Inkjet Nozzle Engineering (FINE) comes with a patented print head that permits printing with microscopic droplets and higher definition up to 4800 x 2400 dpi.
    Professional Wireless Photo Printer with 8 yarn based color inks for colorful and vivid prints

    In the Maker

    Ink System

  • 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; consequences might fluctuate depending on printed image, drying period, display/storage conditions, and environmental aspects. Watch www.usa.canon.com/chromalife100plus for additional details.
    PGI-42 Printer firmware update might be necessary for AirPrint function. Certain exceptions may apply. A PC running Windows XP or later or A Mac running OS 10.5.8 or after and USB cable needed to perform firmware update. AirPrint functionality requires an i-pad, iPhone 3GS or after, or ipod itouch 3rd generation or after device running i-OS 4.2 or after, and an AirPrint-enabled printer connected to the same system as your iOS device. A printer attached to the USB port of your Mac, PC, AirPort Base channel, or timecapsule is not supported. 4
    Professional Inkjet Printer OIG System

    Speed & Quality

  • Photo Print Speed (approx) )
    Computer-free Printing:
    A PictBridge connection lets you print photos directly from your compatible digital camera, DV camcordercamera or cameraphone.

    Light Grey Ink Tank
    Black Ink Tank Requires Canon Easy-PhotoPrint to get I-phone app, available for free on the App-store, or Canon Easy-PhotoPrint to get Android app available for free on Google Play. Compatible with i-phone 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S, ipod itouch and Android devices running Android OS 1.6 or later.
    Cyan Ink Tank Print Studio Pro plug-in Computer Software is compatible with Adobe Photoshop CS4/CS5/CS5.1, Adobe Photoshop Elements 8/9/10, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2.7/3 and Canon Digital Photo Professional 3.12 or afterwards.