Canon PIXMA MX860
Inkjet Photo Printers
Canon PIXMA MX860
Premium Home & Office All-In-One for business tasks and photo lab quality printing.
The MX860 is a premium Home and Office All-In-One with fax, 35-sheet duplex ADF for batch processing and Wi-Fi & Ethernet connectivity. Business features combined with photo lab quality prints.
- Home Office Inkjet All-In-One: Print, Scan, Copy, and Fax
- Wi-Fi & Ethernet
- Laser quality speed – 8.4/5.6 ipm (mono/colour)*
- 35-sheet duplex ADF
- 5 Single Inks
- 9600dpi and 1pl ink droplets
- ChromaLife100+ **
- 6.2cm (2.5”) colour TFT display
Scan, copy and print
Scan images up to 2400x4800dpi optical resolution so text, graphics and photos are copied in exacting detail. Using the supplied software you can create searchable PDFs from scanned documents. All your important documents and even old photos can be digitally stored. The superb scan and print functions combine to give you quick and easy copies.
33.6kbps Super G3 faxing is fast and reliable. Use as a standalone fax or send faxes directly from PC. A 250 page memory stores incoming faxes so even if you’re out of paper your faxed communications will not be lost.
Wi-Fi & Ethernet
Wi-Fi connectivity allows wireless access so you can print straight from your computer without a connecting cable. This All-In-One is also network ready as it features an Ethernet connection, enabling you to share your content over a local network.
Laser quality speed – 8.4/5.6 ipm (mono/colour)
Increase productivity with fast laser quality speed of 8.4 images per minute (mono) and 5.6 images per minute (colour).*
35-sheet duplex ADF
Automatically scan, copy or fax multiple double-sided sheets using the built-in 35-sheet Auto Document Feeder (ADF)- no need to manually turn pages.
Canon’s MP Navigator EX software manages scanned images and documents. Canon’s Easy-PhotoPrint EX software allows users to print great photos, with functions like auto red-eye correction and Auto Photo Fix.
5 Single Inks
5 Single Ink tanks (PGI-520BK, CLI-521BK/C/M/Y) save on ink wastage and on costs as each ink tank is separately replaceable.
Print at 9600dpi with 1pl ink droplets
Canon’s FINE print head technology with tiny 1pl ink droplets and 9600dpi print resolution allows you to achieve photo-lab quality prints and to produce text and graphics with pinpoint accuracy. Save time by printing directly from any Bluetooth enabled device with the optional Bluetooth Unit (BU-30), by connecting any compatible camera via the PictBridge or by using the built-in memory card slots.
The ChromaLife100+ system** provides long-lasting, beautiful photos via a combination of Canon’s FINE print head technology, certain Canon genuine photo papers and genuine Canon inks.
6.2cm colour TFT display
The 6.2cm colour TFT display allows you to clearly read menus and preview images loaded from memory card.
*Print speeds based on ISO/IEC FCD 24734 ESAT
**For more information on ChromaLife100 please visit www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100
||Print, Scan, Copy, Fax & 35 page duplex ADF. Camera, Memory Card, and Mobile phone direct printing with 6.2cm Colour TFT display and Wi-Fi & Ethernet connectivity. |
||Up to 9600¹ x 2400 dpi |
||InkJet 5-ink with minimum 1 pl ink droplets and FINE print head |
|Photo Lab Quality Speed
||Borderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 41 seconds (Standard) |
|Mono Print Speed
||ESAT: Approx. 8.4 ipm |
|Colour Print Speed
||ESAT: Approx. 5.6 ipm |
|Ink Cartridge Configuration
||Single Ink technology - 5 separate ink tanks (PGI-520BK, CLI-521BK, CLI-521C, CLI-521M, CLI-521Y) |
|Black Ink Tank Life
||Black: 324 pages (PGI-520BK), 3,425 pages* (CLI-521BK) ¹ |
Black: 4.520 photos* (PGI-520BK), 815 photos* (CLI-521BK) ²
*Estimated Supplemental Yield
|Colour Ink Tank Life
||Cyan: 535 pages (CLI-521C), Magenta: 510 pages (CLI-521M), Yellow: 530 pages (CLI-521Y)¹ |
Cyan: 241 photos (CLI-521C), Magenta: 236 photos (CLI-521M), Yellow: 220 photos (CLI-521Y)²
||Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Pro II (PR-201), 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) |
||Sheet Feeder: Max. 150 sheets |
Cassette: Max. 150 sheets
||Sheet Feeder: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm |
Cassette: A4, B5, A5, Letter
||Rear Tray: Plain Paper 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to 300 g/m² |
Cassette: 64 to 105 g/m²
|Two Sided Printing
||Automatically selectable using plain paper in A4, B5, A5 & Letter sizes |
||Yes (A4, Letter, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm) |
|Camera Interface and Connectivity
||Direct Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digital cameras & camcorders |
|Card Direct Printing
||CompactFlash ®, Microdrive, Memory Stick®, Memory Stick Pro™, SD Memory Card ®, MultiMedia Card™, MultiMedia Card Plus™, and SDHC Memory Card. |
xD-PictureCard™ ¹, xD-PictureCard Type M™ ¹, xD-PictureCard Type H™ ¹, Memory Stick Duo™ ¹, Memory Stick PRO Duo™ ¹, Memory Stick Micro™ ¹, RS-MMC™ ¹, miniSD Card™ ¹, microSD Card™ ¹, miniSDHC Card™ ¹ and microSDHC Card™ ¹.
Multi-select print (select multiple images and number of prints for each image), Photo index print, Print all photos, DPOF print, Layout print, Sticker print, Print with EXIF shooting information, Photo index sheet, Slide show, File number & date print
||Card Direct Printing Image Enhancements: Auto Photo Fix, Vivid photo, Photo Optimizer PRO, Noise reduction, Face Brightener, Brightness, Contrast, Colour hue (skin tones), Sepia/Simulated illustration, Red Eye Reduction, Image Optimizer, Trimming |
Photo Optimizer PRO (Windows only), Image Optimizer (Windows only), Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo, Monochrome Effects (Sepia, Blue, Green, Pink, Select Colour), Simple Illustration
||Win: Via Fax modem (in MFP)*, |
*1 location, B/W transmission only
|Colour Fax (ITU-T.30E compliant)
|Transmission Speed Mono/colour
||Mono: Approx. 3 sec./page (33.6kbps) |
(based on default setting using ITU-T No.1 chart) ¹
Colour: Approx. 1 min/page (33.6kbps)
(based on default setting using Canon Colour Fax Test Sheet) ¹
||33.6k / 31.2k / 28.8k / 26.4k / 24k / 21.6k / 19.2k / 16.8k / 14.4k / 12k / 9.6k / 7.2k / 4.8k / 2.4kbps (Automatic fall back) |
|Compression Method Mono/colour
||Mono: MH, MR, MMR, |
||Mono: 8pels/mm x 3.85pels/mm (Standard), 8pels/mm x 7.7pels/mm (Fine), 300dpi x 300dpi (Extra Fine) |
Colour: 200 x 200 dpi (Photo)
||Mono: 256 levels, |
Colour: 24 bit (full colour) (RGB each 8 bit)
|Automatic document feeder
||Up to 35 pages (single side) |
||Up to 250 pages (page count is based on ITU-T No.1 chart or Canon Fax Standard Chart No.1) |
|One Touch Dials
||max 5 |
||max 100 locations |
||max 104 locations |
|FAX/TEL Auto Switch
||Yes (manual) |
|Answering Machine Hook-up
|Error correction mode (ECM)
||Yes, ITU-T T.30 compatible |
||Caller rejection, Fax reception reject, Fax number re-entry, Check RX fax info, Activity report, Coded/Group number lists, User's data list, Memory list, Rejected number list, Caller history list, Fax scan contrast, Dial search, Activity report |
||Flatbed and ADF, CIS colour scanner |
|Automatic document feeder
||Auto Duplex up to 35 pages |
|Scanner Resolution Optical
||Up to 2400 x 4800 dpi (Platen) |
Up to 600 x 600 dpi (ADF)
|Scanner Resolution Digital
||25 - 19200dpi (Platen only) |
|Colour Scanning Depth
||48 / 24 bit (RGB each 16 / 8 bit) |
||16bit / 8bit |
||TWAIN / WIA (Windows XP / Windows Vista) |
|Effective Scanning Width
||Flatbed: A4/Letter |
||Yes (MP Navigator EX) |
||Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, Scan to USB stick, Multi-Scan, PDF file creation/editing/password security, Descreen, Unsharp mask, Stitch Assist, Correct document orientation, Prevent show through,Correct slanted documents, Photograph corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction, Auto Tone), Gutter Shadow Correction, Text (OCR) |
|Copy Speed Colour Document
||FCOT: Approx. 27 sec ¹ |
|Copy Speed Colour
||Document (ADF) |
ESAT: Approx. 3.0 ipm ¹
||1 to 99 copies |
||25 – 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios |
||Automatic Document Feeder: Auto Duplex up to 35 pages |
Auto Intensity (AE copy)*, Manual Intensity Adjustment, Image Repeat copy, Fit-to-page copy, Borderless copy, Sticker copy, 2-on-1 copy, 4-on-1copy, Frame erase copy, Collated copy (ADF), Fade-restored copy, Binding margin copy, Punch hole removal copy, Print date copy, Print page number copy
* not supported for ADF
|Interface Type - PC
||Hi-Speed USB (B Port), |
Bluetooth Ver2.0 maximum speed 1.44Mbps (Option, HCRP) (with optional Bluetooth Unit BU-30)
Ethernet: IEEE802.3u (100BASE-TX), IEEE802.3(10BASE-T), 10/100Mbps (auto switchable)
WiFi: IEEE802.11b: 2.412GHz-2.472GHz & IEEE802.11g: 2.412GHz-2.484GHz
|Interface Type - Mobile Phone / PDA
||Bluetooth Ver2.0 v2.0 Max speed 1.44 Mbps (SPP, BIP, OPP, BPP) (with optional Bluetooth unit BU-30) & Photo printing via PictBridge |
|Supported Operating System
||Windows Vista, Vista SP1 Windows XP SP2, SP3 |
Windows 2000 Professional SP4
Mac OS X v.10.3.9, v.10.4, v10.5
|Operating System Requirements
||Windows Vista, Vista SP1: 1GHz processor / 512MB RAM |
Windows XP, SP2, SP3, 2000 Professional SP4: 300MHz processor / 128 MB RAM
Common: Internet Explorer 6.0 / CD-ROM drive / Display XGA 1024x768 / 600 MB Hard disk space
Mac OS X v.10.5 / Intel ® processor, PowerPC G5, PowerPC G4 (867 MHz or faster)/ 512 MB RAM
Mac OS X v.10.4 / Intel ® processor, PowerPC G5, PowerPC G4, PowerPC G3 / 256 MB RAM
Mac OS X v.10.3.9 / PowerPC G5, PowerPC G4, PowerPC G3 / 128 MB RAM
Common: Safari / CD-ROM drive / Display XGA 1024x768 / 700 MB Hard disk space
||Canon MP Navigator EX, Canon Easy-PhotoPrint EX |
|Dimensions (W x D x H)
||491 x 437 x 226mm |
|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 |
||Operating environment: 5° - 35° C |
||Operating humidity: 10 - 90%RH (no condensation) |
|Acoustic Noise Levels
||Approx. 43.5 dB(A) |
When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings.
||Approx. 11.8 kg |
||AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz |
||tandby: Approx. 4.1 W (when scanning lamp is off) (USB connected to PC), |
Off: Approx. 1.6 W (USB connected to PC),
Copying: Approx 21 W ¹
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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-520BK 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 and each allows you to print up to 324 pages of A4 documents.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.