The Canon PIXMA iP2600 is a new entry-level photo printer targeted at users looking for great value, high quality photo printing. The iP2600 replaces the iP2500 model and can print a 10x15cm borderless photo in just 55 seconds. Re-styled for 2008 with a lower profile and output tray, the PIXMA iP2600 delivers great design with value. The Canon PIXMA iP2600 will be available from March 2008 priced at £35.00 / €49.00.
Canon UK Press Release
Great value with exceptional style: the PIXMA iP2600 photo printer
United Kingdom / Republic of Ireland, 24 January, 2008: Canon continues to open up high-quality home photo printing to a wider group of users with the launch of the PIXMA iP2600. This new entry-level printer replaces the PIXMA iP2500 and is targeted at users looking for great value, high quality photo printing. Producing a 10x15cm borderless photo in just 55 seconds, the PIXMA iP2600 produces photo lab quality 4800x1200 dpi prints. The integrated print head FINE1 cartridge produces 2pl ink droplets for the finest imaging in the PIXMA iP2600’s class.
Re-styled for 2008 with a lower profile and output tray, the PIXMA iP2600 delivers great design with value. The printer ships with Easy-PhotoPrint EX software,2 allowing users to print images simply. Auto Image Fix – included in the package – uses face detection and scene analysis to fine-tune colour, contrast and brightness settings.
“In the entry-level photo printing market, print quality is key,” said Mogens Jensen, Head of Canon Consumer Imaging Europe. “Not only does the design of the PIXMA iP2600 communicate its quality, its high resolution photo-printing gives users exceptional looking prints for a great value package.”
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The new PIXMA iP2600:
???? Stylish new low profile design with output tray
???? 4800 x 1200 dpi photo lab printing, FINE cartridges and 2pl ‘Micro Nozzles’
???? Photo lab quality 10x15cm borderless photo prints in 55 secs
???? High speed document printing: 22ppm mono/17ppm colour
???? Photos that last as long as 100 years with ChromaLife1001
Pricing & Availability
The Canon PIXMA iP2600 will be available from March 2008 priced at £35.00 RRP inc. VAT / €49.00 RRP inc. VAT
Designer home photo lab
The PIXMA iP2600 is finished in piano black with silver accents. The design exudes a tangible sense of quality that is normally associated with more expensive printers.
A photo lab quality print is available in seconds. Employing Micro-Nozzles to eject ink droplets as small as 2pl onto the page, the maximum 4800x1200dpi FINE print head delivers amazing image clarity. Combining precision with speed, the PIXMA iP2600 delivers a single 10x15cm (4”x6”) borderless photograph in approximately 55 seconds. Prints last as long as 100 years when stored in an album, thanks to the ChromaLife100 system.3
Document print speeds are 22 ppm (mono) and 17 ppm (colour). The FINE Cartridge system employs a separate black pigment ink to render deeper blacks for stronger text printing.
As a new member of the PIXMA range, the PIXMA iP2600 features superior Canon image quality together with impressive ease-of-use. A superb value home photo printer, the PIXMA iP2600 utilises Canon’s FINE cartridges and genuine Canon print-media for exceptional photo and document printing quality.