Canon PIXMA MG8150

Inkjet Photo Printers

Canon PIXMA MG8150

Canon PIXMA MG8150

Premium quality greyscale printing and film scanning at your fingertips.

Premium performance Wi-Fi All-In-One offering superb photolab-quality greyscale and colour prints with easy to use Intelligent Touch System and 4800dpi CCD scanner capable of 35mm film scanning.

  • Intelligent Touch System with light-guided operation
  • 4800dpi CCD scanner with 35mm film scanning
  • 6 Single Inks with grey
  • 9600dpi 1pl; 10x15cm photo in 20sec
  • Full HD Movie Print
  • ISO ESAT speed 12.5/9.3 ipm mono/col
  • Ethernet and Wi-Fi
  • Auto Duplex & Direct Disc print
  • ChromaLife100+

Exceptional print quality with speed

Canon's FINE technology, with 1pl ink droplets, delivers 9600x2400dpi print resolution for amazingly detailed colour photos and grain-free monochrome images. A stunning 10x15cm photo is produced in approximately 20 seconds*. The PIXMA MG8150 offers ISO ESAT speeds of 12.5 ipm for mono documents and 9.3 ipm for colour.

Quick and easy navigation

For the ultimate user experience, Canon’s new Intelligent Touch System provides intuitive and easy to follow light guided touch panel operation integrated into the stylish PIXMA body surface with an 8.8cm TFT display.

Full HD Movie Print

Capture memories by turning your Canon digital camera movie moments into beautiful prints with Canon’s Full HD Movie Print. Simply play your movie using Canon’s Full HD Movie Print software, and pause to capture a frame or frames to print.

6 single inks

With 6 Single Inks, only replace the ink cartridge that has run out. A separate grey ink is provided for professional, neutral monochrome prints as well as improved tonal gradations in colour printing.

Scan 35mm film

Scan film at up to 4800 x 9600 dpi resolution using the high quality CCD scanner. The white LED reflective scanner has zero warm-up time and offers high quality scans of photos, documents and 3D objects.

Share your PIXMA

The PIXMA MG8150 is great for sharing. Easily connect to a wired or wireless network.

Advanced Media Handling

With 2-way paper feeding, different paper types can be loaded at the same time and you can also print directly onto compatible DVDs, Blu-ray® discs and CD-ROMs. An Auto Duplex feature makes it easy to print documents on both sides of the paper.

Intelligent software

Easy-WebPrint EX lets you easily clip & combine information from multiple web pages. Easy-PhotoPrint EX allows easy layouts for printing photos, calendars, and features a Flickr® search function to find appropriate publicly available images.

CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM is an online service that lets you download photos & illustrations from internationally recognised photographers & artists, for creating professional looking prints, greeting cards and more. Access is only with Canon genuine inks installed**.

Long lasting, beautiful photos

The ChromaLife100+ system provides long lasting, beautiful photos. The combination of the PIXMA MG8150, original Canon inks and genuine Canon photo papers preserves memories for a lifetime***.

* See Specifications

** Requires internet connection

*** See www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100 for further details

  • * See Specifications
  • ** Requires internet connection
  • *** See www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100 for further details

Product Specification

TYPE

Available Functions Print, Scan & Copy. Camera, Memory Card, 35mm film/slide and Mobile phone direct printing with Intelligent Touch System, 8.8cm Colour TFT screen, Wi-Fi & Ethernet

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 9600¹ x 2400 dpi
Print Engine InkJet 6-ink with minimum 1 pl droplet size and FINE print head
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 20 seconds
Mono Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 12.5 ipm
Colour Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 9.3 ipm
Ink Cartridge Configuration Single Ink technology - 6 separate ink tanks (PGI-525PGBK, CLI-526BK, CLI-526C, CLI-526M, CLI-526Y, CLI-526GY)
Black Ink Tank Life Black: 328 pages (PGI-525PGBK), 2185 pages* (CLI-526BK)¹
Black: 4170 photos* (PGI-525PGBK), 670 photos* (CLI-526BK)²
*Estimated Supplemental Yield
Colour Ink Tank Life Cyan: 462 pages (CLI-526C), Magenta: 437 pages (CLI-526M), Yellow: 450 pages (CLI-526Y), Grey: 1515 pages* (CLI-526GY)¹
Cyan: 345 photos (CLI-526C), Magenta: 345 photos (CLI-526M), Yellow: 290 photos (CLI-526Y), Grey: 171 photos (CLI-526GY)²
*Estimated Supplemental Yield
Media Type Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), T-shirt Transfer (TR-301), Photo Stickers (PS-101), Fine Art Paper "Photo Rag" (FA-PR1), Other Fine Art Paper
Media Input Rear Tray: Max. 150 sheets
Front Tray: Max. 150 sheets
Direct Disc Print Tray: 1 printable Blu-Ray® Disc, DVD or CD
Media Size Rear Tray: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 18 cm, 20 x 25 cm
Cassette: A4, B5, A5, Letter
Media Weight Rear Tray: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to approx. 300 g/m²
Cassette: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m²
Direct Disc Printing Available as standard
Two Sided Printing Automatically selectable using plain paper in A4, B5, A5 & Letter sizes
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20 x 25 cm, 13 x 18 cm, 10 x 15 cm)
Compatible Memory Cards USB Flash Memory, CompactFlash, Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMedia Card (Ver4.1), and MultiMedia Card Plus (Ver4.1).
xD-PictureCard¹, xD-PictureCard Type M¹, xD-PictureCard Type H¹, Memory Stick Micro¹, RS-MMC¹, MMCmobile Card¹, mini SD Card¹, micro SD¹, mini SDHC Card¹ and micro SDHC¹.
Card Direct Print Functions Select photo, print all photos, label print, photo index print (standard & contact print), calendar print, ID photo print, print job queuing, Direct Disc Print
Card Direct Print Enhancements Auto Photo Fix II, Red-eye correction, noise reduction, face brightener, crop image
Print Driver Features Collate, multiple page per sheet print, booklet print¹, poster print¹, scaled print¹, fit-to-page print, Photo Noise Reduction, photo effects

SCANNER FUNCTIONS

Scanner Type Flatbed and FAU, CCD colour scanner
Film Scanning Film Adapter Unit (FAU) for 6x 35 mm (neg/pos film), 4x 35 mm mounted slide
Scanner Resolution Optical Up to 4800 x 4800 dpi for reflectives
Up to 4800 x 9600 dpi for Film Scan
A4 Scan Speed (reflective) Approx. 7 seconds¹
Colour Scanning Depth 48 bit input / 24 bit output (RGB each 16 / 8 bit) (Film scan 48 bit input / 48 bit or 24 bit output)
Halftone/Greyscale 48 bit input / 8 bit output (Film scan 48 bit input / 16 or 8 bit output)
Compatibility TWAIN / WIA
Effective Scanning Width A4/LTR (216x297 mm)
OCR Bundle Yes (MP Navigator EX)
Scan Methods & Enhancements Scan jpeg, compact PDF or normal PDF to memory card or USB memory, attach to email, Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, Auto Document Fix, PDF file creation/editing/password security*, Stitch Assist*, Correct document orientation, Prevent show through, Correct slanted documents, Photo corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction, Auto Tone), Gutter Shadow Correction, Text (OCR)
* Function with MP Navigator EX

COPIER FUNCTIONS

Colour/Photo Copy Yes
Copy Speed Colour Document FCOT: Approx. 15 secs.
Multiple Copy max. 99 copies
Zoom 25 - 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios
Copy functions & enhancements Borderless copy, two-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, frame erase copy, Disc label copy, Auto Photo Fix II, fade restoration

INTERFACE AND SOFTWARE

Display Type & Size Intelligent Touch System touch control panel, Quick Operation and 8.8 cm colour TFT display
Interface Type - PC / Mac Hi-Speed USB (B Port),
Bluetooth Ver2.0 maximum speed 1.44Mbps (Option, HCRP) (with optional Bluetooth Unit BU-30)
Ethernet: 10/100Mbps (auto switchable)
Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n, Set-up: WCN, WPS (Push-Button Configuration, PIN code method), Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP64/128bit, Administration password
Interface Type - Non PC Over Wi-Fi: Android devices 1, iPhone², iPod touch², iPad², Sony Playstation 3
Bluetooth Ver2.0 maximum speed 1.44Mbps (Option, JPEG only, OPP, BIP) (with optional Bluetooth unit BU-30)
IrDA IR (IrSimple, JPEG only)
Direct Print Port (PictBridge)
Supported Operating System Windows 7 (32 and 64 bit), Windows Vista (32 and 64 bit), Windows XP SP2, SP3
Mac OS X v.10.4.11 - 10.6
Operating System Requirements Windows 7: 1 GHz or faster cpu, 1 GB RAM (64 bit requires 2 GB RAM)
Windows Vista (32/ 64 bit): 1 GHz or faster cpu, 512 MB RAM
Windows XP SP2,3: 300 MHz or faster cpu, 128 MB RAM
Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher
CD-ROM Drive
Display: 1024 x 768 or better¹ ²
Mac OS 10.6: Intel Processor, 1 GB RAM
Mac OS 10.5: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G4, G5, 867 MHz or faster)
Mac OS 10.4. 11: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G5, G4, G3), 256 MB RAM
Browser: Safari 3 or higher
CD-ROM Drive
Display: 1024 x 768 or better¹
Software Included Canon Multifunctional drivers, Canon MP Navigator EX (including OCR and PDF file creation), Canon Easy-PhotoPrint EX with Full HD Movie Print function, Easy-PhotoPrint Pro, Canon Easy-WebPrint EX, and Canon Solution Menu EX

GENERAL FEATURES

Dimensions (W x D x H) 470×392×199 mm
Number of language (LCD) 22 Languages selectable: Japanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovenian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Greek, Traditional Chinese, Korean
Temperature Range Operating environment: 5° - 35° C
Humidity Operating humidity: 10 - 90% RH (no dew condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels Printing (when feeding from rear tray): Approx. 46.0 dB(A)
When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x 15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings
Weight Approx. 10.7 kg
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 2.0 W (when scanning lamp is off),
Off: Approx. 0.5 W,
Copying: Approx 24 W¹
Print Resolution ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/9600 inch
Black Ink Tank Life ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711. Values obtained by continuous printing.
² When printing Canon standard patterns continuously with the default settings on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using Windows 7 printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows 7 Home Premium's Windows Photo Viewer. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
Colour Ink Tank Life ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711. Values obtained by continuous printing.
² When printing Canon standard patterns continuously with the default settings on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using Windows 7 printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows 7 Home Premium's Windows Photo Viewer. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
Compatible Memory Cards ¹ Using recommended adapter - not supplied
Print Driver Features ¹ Available in Windows driver only
A4 Scan Speed (reflective) ¹ Colour document scan speed is measured with ISO/IEC 24735 Annex C Test Chart A. Scan speed indicates the time measured between pressing the scan button of the scanner driver and the on-screen status display turns off. Scan speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, scan mode settings and document size etc.
Interface Type - Non PC ¹ When connected to a device running Android 1.6 or higher OS over an existing infrastructure mode Wi-Fi network. Only available in certain countries / regions.
² When connected over an existing infrastructure mode Wi-Fi network. Canon iEPP application available as free download from Apple App Store. Compatible with iPhone OS 2.2.1 or higher. Only available in certain countries / regions.
Operating System Requirements ¹ Internet Explorer 7 or higher required for Easy-WebPrint EX. Operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP pre-installed
² Full HD Movie Print for Windows requires 2.6 GHz or faster processor, 1GB RAM and Canon ZoomBrowser EX 6.5 or later. Full HD Movie Print for Mac OS requires Intel processor and Canon ImageBrowser 6.5 or later software
Power Consumption ¹ When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.
  • All specifications subject to change without notice.
  • Borderless 10x 15cm photo lab quality print speed based on default driver setting using ISO/JIS-SCID N2 on Canon Photo Paper Plus Glossy II media.
  • Document print speed (ipm) on plain paper is measured based on the office category test of ISO/IEC 24734.
  • Print speed may vary depending on system, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, coverage, paper type and does not take into account host computer processing time.
  • FCOT on plain paper is measured based on the test standard of ISO/IEC 24735 annex D. ESAT ADF copy speed on plain paper is measured based on the test standard of ISO/IEC 24735.
  • Ink yield may vary depending on texts/photos printed, applications software used, print mode and type of paper used. For yield information see www.canon-europe.com/ink/yield
  • All brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies.
  • Microsoft, Windows and the Windows logo are trademarks, or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
  • For more information on ChromaLife 100+ please visit www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100

Accessories & Supplies

Standard Inks

Thanks to Canon’s unique print head technology (FINE), every PIXMA is able to print amazing quality documents and photos with speed. Genuine Canon inks guarantee maximum quality, long lasting prints and reliability of your printer.

PGI-525PGBK

Pigment Black Ink Tank
This 19ml pigment black ink is used for printing documents on plain paper and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity.

CLI-526BK

Black Ink Tank
This 9ml Black ink is used for printing photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system.

CLI-526C

Cyan Ink Tank
This 9ml Cyan ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system.

CLI-526M

Magenta Ink Tank
This 9ml Magenta ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system.

CLI-526Y

Yellow Ink Tank
This 9ml Yellow ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system.

CLI-526GY

Grey Ink Tank
This 9ml Grey ink is used for printing photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system.

Value packs

Canon genuine value packs are designed to offer you convenience and savings. Twin and Triple Packs, contain two or three of the same inks while Multipacks contain two or more different inks for the same printer. Perfect for frequent users and high-volume printing environments.

PGI-525PGBK Twin Pack

Pigment Black Ink Tank
The pigment black ink is used for printing documents on plain paper and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity. The Twin Pack contains two 19ml ink tanks.

CLI-526 C/M/Y

Three Colour Multipack
This multipack contains one each of cyan, magenta and yellow ink tanks. The set of three 9ml ink tanks offer you convenience and savings. The ChromaLife100+ system combined with Canon photo papers delivers stunning results and longevity.

Photo Papers

LU-101

Photo Paper Pro Luster
Achieve vivid colour and stunning monochrome photographic printing with Photo Paper Pro Luster, a professional photo paper with lustre texture for a traditional photolab look which you can create at home.

PP-201

Photo Paper Plus Glossy II
Canon’s Photo Paper Plus Glossy II is the perfect photo paper for superior quality output with a glossy finish. It provides the perfect finish for digital photographs and all your reprints.

SG-201

Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss
Canon’s Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, is a satin finish paper with the texture of real photographic paper. This high quality paper produces brilliant photographs with reduced glossiness for a softer finish.

GP-501

Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use”
Glossy photo paper for printing everyday photographs and reprints with photo-lab quality. "Everyday Use" photo paper provides economical way to produce your holiday photos with glossy finish at home.

MP-101

Matte Photo Paper
Matte Photo Paper produces high quality photographs, graphics and text with a matte finish. Also suitable for more creative uses, such as greetings cards, displays and paper craft.

HR-101N

High Resolution Paper
Professional This coated paper is designed to produce brilliant colours and sharp, vivid images. Ideal for printing high quality documents, spread sheets and presentations containing photos and graphics.

TR-301

T-Shirt Transfer material
Customise your t-shirts, jerseys, cushion covers and more with photos, graphics or your own designs using this creative paper. Easily print and iron on to a cotton or poly-cotton material.

PS-101

Photo Stickers
Easily print, peel and stick the photo stickers to most smooth surfaces. Use for personalizing with creative images, or simply use for high quality labelling, the choice is yours.