Canon PIXMA MP170

Inkjet Photo Printers

PIXMA MP170

Canon PIXMA MP170

Compact and stylish direct photo printing, All-in-One

This affordable multifunctional combines direct camera and memory card photo lab quality printing with colour scanning and copying. The Photo Index Sheet ensures easy photo selection and printing.

  • Photo quality: max. 4800*x1200dpi
  • Photo lab quality 10x15cm borderless photo in approx. 55 sec.*
  • ChromaLife100 system for long lasting beautiful prints
  • Direct photo printing from PictBridge and memory cards*
  • Photo Index Sheet
  • 1200x2400dpi scanner

High quality photo printing

Achieve a 4800* x 1200dpi print resolution thanks to Canon’s FINE cartridges with minimum 2pl ink droplets. Get vibrant colours and sharp details for all your photo prints.

Fast photo printing and colour copying

Print a photo lab quality10 x 15 cm borderless photo in approximately 55 seconds in Standard mode*. Get fast borderless output from a small credit card size right up to A4. Or use the PIXMA MP170 as a standalone copier delivering up to 22 copies per minute in mono and up to17 copies per minute in colour.

Long-lasting prints

Canon's ChromaLife100 system of print head, new formulation inks and Canon genuine photo papers preserves your memories producing long-lasting beautiful photos**.

Direct camera and card printing

Print photos directly from all PictBridge compatible cameras and camcorders. Or use the memory card slot for direct photo printing from memory cards. Select photos and print formats using the control panel without connecting to a PC.

Practical Photo Index Sheet

Print out a Photo Index Sheet showing thumbnail images of all your photos on a memory card. Mark the images, print size and number of copies you want simply using a pen. Scan the sheet in and the PIXMA MP170 then prints them out automatically.

Quality scanning

The built-in scanner has a 1200 x 2400 dpi resolution for crisp and clear scans. A USB 2.0 Hi-Speed interface speeds up image transfer to your PC.

Easy-to-use software

Get the most out of your multifunctional with easy-to-use software. Enhance photo printouts. Streamline internet page printing. Enjoy full creative freedom. * see specifications** see ChromaLife100

Product Specification

TYPE

Available Functions Print, Scan, Copy, Camera and Memory Card direct printing

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi ¹
Print Engine InkJet 4-ink with 2pl Micro-Nozzles & FINE Cartridge
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 55 seconds (Std)
Mono Print Speed Up to 22ppm (Max.) 13.4ppm (Std)
Colour Print Speed Text & Graphics: Up to 17 ppm (Max.), 7.8 ppm (Std),
A4 Full Page: Approx. 35 seconds (Std)
Ink Cartridge Configuration FINE Cartridge - PG-40 & CL-41
(Optional high yield PG-50 & CL-51)
Black Ink Tank Life PG-40: 195 pages at 5% coverage ¹
PG-40: 760 pages (Printing ISO/JIS-SCID N5) ²
Colour Ink Tank Life CL-41: 155 pages at 5% coverage ¹
CL-41: 190 pages (Printing ISO/JIS-SCID N5) ¹
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), Glossy Photo Paper (GP-401), Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), Transparency (CF-102), 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, 13 x 18cm, Credit Card (54 x 86mm)
Media Weight Sheet feeder: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to 273 g/m²
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 & 10 x 15cm), Photo Paper Plus Glossy (A4, 10 x 15cm, & 13 x 18cm), Photo Paper Plus Semi Gloss (A4 & 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 & Bubble Jet Direct compliant digital cameras & camcorders
Card Direct Printing CompactFlash (Type I and II), Micro Drive, Smart Media, SD, Multi Media Card, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Magicgate Memory Stick, MiniSD¹, xD-PictureCard¹, Memory Stick Duo¹, Memory Stick PRO Duo¹, Magicgate Memory Stick Duo¹
Card Direct Printing Features: Photo Index Sheet, Photo Index Print, Layout Print, Sticker Print, Print All Photos, Select Photo, Select Range, Date/File Number Print, DPOF
Card Direct Pinting Image Enhancements: Face Brightener, Vivid Photo, Photo Optimizer PRO, Noise reduction
Other Features Drive Features: Photo Optimizer PRO (Windows only), Image Optimizer (Windows only), Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo

SCANNER FUNCTIONS

Scanner Type Flatbed CIS colour scanner
Scanner Resolution Optical Up to 1200 x 2400 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)
Other Features Multi-Scan, Scan to PDF, Descreen, Unsharp mask, Photograph corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction)

COPIER FUNCTIONS

Copy Speed Mono Up to 22cpm
Copy Speed Colour Up to 17cpm
Multiple Copy 1 to 99 copies
Zoom 25 - 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios
Other Features Auto Intensity (AE copy), Image Repeat copy, Fit-to-page copy, Sticker copy

INTERFACE AND SOFTWARE

Interface Type - PC USB 2.0 Hi-Speed ¹
Supported Operating System Windows XP/2000/ME/98 and Mac OS X (10.2.4 or later)
Operating System Requirements Windows ® XP, 2000 Professional, Millennium Edition, 98 ¹ Internet Explorer 5.0 or later: Pentium /Celeron 300 MHz ² 128 MB (256 MB recommended) / 650 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive
Mac OS X v.10.2.4 or later: Power PC G3, G4, G5 / 128 MB / 550 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive
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
Weight 5.6 Kg
Power Source AC 100-240V 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 2W (when scanning lamp is off), Off: Approx. 0.7W, Copying: Approx 13W ¹
Print Resolution ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
Black Ink Tank Life ¹ Print volume figures may vary with the content of the document and the print mode. Black calculation based on an average of four printers run continuously until ink out printing 1500 characters per page, normal text, in default mode on plain paper using Windows XP and Word 2003.
² Print volume figures may vary with the content of the document and the print mode. Colour calculation based on an average of four printers run continuously until ink out printing the ISO/JIS-SCID N5 pattern in default mode on plain paper using Windows XP and Photoshop 7.0
Colour Ink Tank Life ¹ Print volume figures may vary with the content of the document and the print mode. Colour calculation based on an average of four printers run continuously until ink out printing the ISO/JIS-SCID N5 pattern in default mode on plain paper using Windows XP and Photoshop 7.0
Card Direct Printing ¹ Using recommended adapter - not supplied.
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 Service Pack 1, Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, 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.
² 566 MHz or higher 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 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 may vary depending on document complexity, copy mode, page coverage, type of paper used and the number of copies.
  • 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.
  • Specification CEL 220705

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.