Canon PIXMA MP160

Inkjet Photo Printers

PIXMA MP160

Canon PIXMA MP160

Compact and stylish All-in-One photo printer

This highly affordable Photo All-in-One offers colour printing, scanning and copying in one device - plus high quality photo printing direct from any PictBridge compatible camera.

  • Photo lab quality: Max. 4800*x1200dpi
  • Prints a 10x15cm borderless photo in approx. 52 seconds*
  • Fast copying, optimum colour output
  • PictBridge-ready
  • 600x1200dpi scanner
  • ChromaLife100 system for long-lasting, beautiful photos**
  • Easy-to-use software
  • * see specifications
  • ** see
  • ChromaLife100

Photo lab print quality

This stylish, easy-to-use and affordable Photo All-in-One delivers a 4800*x1200dpi print resolution using FINE Cartridges with 2pl ink droplets. You benefit from detailed and vivid prints for all your photos.

Rapid photo print and copy speeds

Print a photo lab quality 10x15cm borderless photo in approximately 52 seconds in Standard mode*. Enjoy rapid borderless photo printing and copying on formats ranging from a small credit card size right up to A4.The PIXMA MP160 can be used as a standalone copier, delivering up to 22 copies per minute in mono and up to 17 copies per minute in colour. Dual Colour Gamut Processing Technology ensures faithful reproduction when copying your photos.

Easy camera direct photo printing

Print photos directly from PictBridge compatible digital cameras and camcorders - PC-free and with absolute ease. Just plug and print to produce perfect photo prints.

Quality scanning

The built-in scanner has a 600x1200dpi resolution for crisp and clear colour scans. A USB2.0 Hi-Speed interface speeds up image transfer to your PC.

Long-lasting prints

Canon's ChromaLife100** system delivers beautiful photographs with enhanced durability up to 100 years to preserve your memories. By using genuine Canon FINE Cartridges and genuine Canon photo papers, the system provides you with long-lasting, beautiful photo prints.

Easy-to-use software

Get the most out of your Photo All-in-One with easy-to-use software. MP Navigator software provides a user-friendly interface linking all PIXMA functions to your PC. Select, enhance and print beautiful digital photos in just a few clicks with Easy-PhotoPrint. And get perfect print-outs from web pages, without the loss of information with Easy-WebPrint. The PIXMA MP160 is Windows and Mac OS X compatible.

  • * see specifications
  • ** see
  • ChromaLife100

Product Specification

TYPE

Available Functions Print, Scan, Copy, Camera direct printing

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 4800¹ x 1200 dpi
Print Engine InkJet 4-ink with 2pl Micro-Nozzels and FINE Cartridge
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15 cm: Approx. 52 seconds (Standard)
Mono Print Speed Up to 22ppm (Max.), 13.7 ppm (Standard)
Colour Print Speed Text & Graphics: Up to 17ppm (Max.) 9.0 ppm (Standard)
Ink Cartridge Configuration FINE cartridge - PG-40 & CL-41 (Optional high yield PG-50 & CL51)
Black Ink Tank Life For yield information see www.canon-europe.com/ink/yield
Colour Ink Tank Life For yield information see www.canon-europe.com/ink/yield
Media Type Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro (PR-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy (PP-101), Photo Paper Plus Double Sided (PP-101D), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-101/SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper (GP-401), 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), Super White Paper (SW-201)
Media Input Sheet Feeder: Approx 100 sheets
Media Size Sheet Feeder: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 10 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm, Credit Card (54 x 86mm)
Media Weight Sheet Feeder: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to 273 g/m²
DVD/CD Printing n/a
Two Sided Printing Available by manual operation using Photo Paper Plus Double Sided, Super White Paper or plain paper in A4, B5, A5, Letter & 13 x 18cm sizes (Windows only)
Borderless Printing Available using Photo Paper Pro (A4, 20 x 25cm, 10 x 18cm & 10 x 15cm), Photo Paper Plus Glossy (A4, 10 x 15cm, & 13 x 18cm), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (A4, 20 x 25cm, & 10 x 15cm), Glossy Photo Paper (A4, 10 x 15cm & Credit Card), Matte Photo Paper (A4, & 10 x 15cm), Photo Paper Plus Doubled Sided (A4 & 13 x 18cm)
Camera Interface and Connectivity Direct Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digital cameras & camcorders
Card Direct Printing n/a
Other Features Driver Features: Photo Optimizer PRO (Windows only), Image Optimizer (Windows only), Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo

SCANNER FUNCTIONS

Scanner Type Flatbed CIS colour scanner
Automatic document feeder n/a
Film Scanning n/a
Scanner Resolution Optical Up to 600 x 1200 dpi
Scanner Resolution Digital Up to 19200 x 19200 dpi
Colour Scanning Depth 48 / 24 bit (RGB each 16 / 8 bit)
Halftone/Greyscale 16 / 8 bit
Compatibility TWAIN / WIA (Windows XP only)
Effective Scanning Width A4/LTR
OCR Bundle Yes (ScanSoft OmniPage SE OCR)
Other Features Z-lid (up to 20mm), Push-scan (only starting ScanGear), Multi-Scan, PDF file creation & edition*, Descreen, Unsharp mask, Stitch Assist*, Photograph corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction, Auto Tone), Gutter Shadow Correction
* Function with MP Navigator

COPIER FUNCTIONS

Colour/Photo Copy Yes
Copy Speed Mono Up to 22 cpm
Copy Speed Colour Up to 17 cpm
Multiple Copy 1 to 9 copies
Other Features Fit to page copy (Borderless copy)

INTERFACE AND SOFTWARE

Interface Type - PC USB 2.0 Hi-Speed¹
Interface Type - Mobile Phone / PDA Photo printing via PictBridge
Supported Operating System Windows XP SP1,SP2/Windows 2000 Professional SP2, SP3, SP4/Windows Millennium Edition/Windows 98, 98 Second Edition/ Mac OS X v.10.2.8 - v.10.4
Operating System Requirements Windows ® XP, 2000 Professional, Millennium Edition, 98¹ / Internet Explorer 5.0-6.x / Pentium ® II 300 MHz including compatible processors² / 128 MB RAM / 550 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive / Display 1024 x768, Colour 16 bit
Mac OS X v.10.2.8 / Safari / Intel ® processor Power PC G3, G4, G5 / 128 MB RAM / 450 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive / Display 1024x768, Thousands Colours
Software Included MP Navigator, Easy-WebPrint (Windows only), Easy-PhotoPrint, ScanSoft OmniPage SE (OCR software), ArcSoft PhotoStudio

GENERAL FEATURES

Dimensions (W x D x H) 443 x 381 x 181 mm
Number of language (LCD) n/a
Temperature Range Operating environment: 5° - 35° C
Humidity Operating humidity: 10 - 90 % RH (no condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels Print: Approx.44.5 dB(A) when printing in the highest print quality mode on Photo Paper Pro
Copy: Approx. 48 dB(A) when copying in the highest print quality mode on Photo Paper Pro
Weight Approx. 6.3 Kg
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 2W (when scanning lamp is off),
Off: Approx. 0.7W,
Copying: Approx 13W¹
Print Resolution ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
Interface Type - PC ¹ USB operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with pre-installed Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me or Windows 98. USB 2.0 Hi-Speed performance requires Windows XP SP1/SP2, Windows 2000 Professional SP4, or Mac OS.X version 10.2.7 or later with pre-installed USB 2.0 port.
Operating System Requirements ¹ ScanSoft OmniPage SE (OCR software) does not support Windows 98 first edition.
² Pentium ® III including compatible processors (Celeron ® 566 MHz) is required for USB 2.0 Hi-Speed performance.
Power Consumption ¹ When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on A4 size plain paper in Standard mode.
  • All specifications subject to change without notice.
  • Borderless 10x15cm photo lab quality print speed based on standard driver setting using Canon Photo Paper Plus Glossy media.
  • Print speed (ppm) based on Canon standard pattern. Print speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode,
  • page coverage, type of paper used and does not take into account data processing time on host computer.
  • Copy speed (cpm) based on Canon standard pattern in fast mode setting using plain paper.
  • Copy speed may vary depending on document complexity, copy mode, page coverage, type of paper used and the number of copies selected.
  • 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 ChromaLife100 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.

PG-40

PG-40

Black FINE Cartridge
This 16ml high yield black ink provides more prints than the standard equivalent. The pigment black ink is used for printing documents and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity.

CL-41

CL-41

Colour FINE Cartridge
This 12ml high yield colour ink provides more prints than the standard equivalent. The tri-colour ink tank with ChromaLife100 system is used for printing colour documents and photos.

XL Inks

With Canon genuine high yield XL inks you can print more for less without compromising on quality. The PIXMA XL Inks provide significantly more prints than their standard equivalents ensuring longer periods between ink replacements – ideal if you print a lot.

PG-50

PG-50

Black FINE Cartridge
This 22ml high yield black ink provides more prints than the standard equivalent. The pigment black ink is used for printing documents and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity.

CL-51

CL-51

Colour FINE Cartridge
This 21ml high yield colour ink provides more prints than the standard equivalent. The tri-colour ink tank with ChromaLife100 system is used for printing colour documents and photos.

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.

PG-40_CL-41

PG-40/CL-41 Multipack

Black and Colour FINE Cartridges
This multipack contains one 16ml black and one 12ml colour cartridge and provides you with the full set of inks for your printer offering convenience and savings.

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.