Canon PIXMA iP4700

Inkjet Photo Printers

Canon PIXMA iP4700

Canon PIXMA iP4700

Superior quality and functionality for the best in home photo and document printing.

The PIXMA iP4700 is the ultimate A4 photo printer, offering superior photo quality and fast document printing alongside extra features: print straight onto a DVD or make double-sided prints with ease.

  • Ultimate A4 photo printer
  • ISO speed 9.2/8.1ipm mono/colour ESAT
  • 9600x2400 dpi resolution and 1pl ink droplets*
  • 10x15cm borderless print in approx. 20sec*
  • 5 Single Inks
  • Auto duplex, DVD/CD print, 2-way paper feed
  • PictBridge
  • ChromaLife100
  • up>+**

Ultimate A4 printer

The PIXMA iP4700 is a premium A4 printer that combines speed with superb photo-quality output. Produce stunningly detailed, full colour photographs as well as professional-looking business documents.

Realistic document print speeds

Canon supports the industry-wide ISO standard for measuring print speeds. This makes it easy to select the right PIXMA for you based on real document print speeds. The PIXMA iP4700 offers ISO ESAT speeds of 9.2ipm for mono documents and 8.1ipm for colour.

Photolab-quality

Produce exceptional, photolab-quality prints effortlessly with the PIXMA iP4700. Canon’s FINE print head with class-leading 1pl ink droplets delivers stunning 9600x2400dpi resolution – fine detail is reproduced with eye-catching clarity.*

Produce a photo in just 20 seconds*

But superb quality never compromises speed. With a premium print engine, a 10x15cm photolab-quality print is produced in approximately 20 seconds.*

5 Single Inks

Employing 5 Single Ink tanks, only replace the ink that runs out – maximising efficiency, and reducing wastage.

Advanced media handling

With auto duplex print it’s simple and convenient to make professional-looking double-sided prints. With two paper trays – a rear tray and a cassette – different media can be loaded at the same time. Print directly onto a compatible DVD or CD: for a professional look, use supplied CD-LabelPrint software to easily create layouts with text and images.

Intelligent features and software

Easy-WebPrint EX is intuitive software that makes it easy to clip, edit and print information from the web: organise multiple clippings on a single page to save paper. Auto Photo Fix II is advanced software that corrects a wide range of common image faults including underexposure. Using sophisticated Scene Analysis and Face Detection technology, problems such as red eye are swiftly eliminated. Exposure levels of separate parts of an image are optimised for best results.

Print directly from your camera

There is no need for a PC to produce great looking photos. Via PictBridge, you can print images straight from compatible digital cameras.

Longer lasting, beautiful photos

The ChromaLife100+ system** provides longer lasting, beautiful photos. The combination of the PIXMA iP4700, original Canon inks and certain genuine Canon photo papers preserves memories for a lifetime.

* See specifications

** See www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100

Product Specification

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 9600 x 2400 dpi¹
Print Engine InkJet 5-ink with minimum 1 pl ink droplets & FINE print head
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 20 seconds (Standard)
Mono Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 9.2 ipm
Colour Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 8.1 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: 350 pages (PGI-520BK), 1875 pages* (CLI-521BK)¹
Black: 5235 photos* (PGI-520BK), 670 photos* (CLI-521BK) ²
*Estimated Supplemental Yield
Colour Ink Tank Life Cyan: 505 pages (CLI-521C), Magenta: 471 pages (CLI-521M), Yellow: 505 pages (CLI-521Y)¹
Cyan: 209 photos (CLI-521C), Magenta: 204 photos (CLI-521M), Yellow: 205 photos (CLI-521Y)²
Media Type 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)
Media Input Rear Tray: Max. 150 sheets
Cassette: Max. 150 sheets
DVD/CD Tray: 1 printable DVD or CD
Media Size Rear Tray: 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
Media Weight Rear Tray: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to 300 g/m²
Cassette: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m²
DVD/CD Printing Available as standard
Two Sided Printing Available for plain paper in A4, B5, A5 & Letter
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm)

INTERFACE AND CONNECTIVITY

Interface Type - PC Hi-Speed USB (B Port)
Interface Type - Camera Direct Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digital cameras & camcorders
Interface Type - Mobile Phone / PDA Photo printing via PictBridge

DRIVERS AND SOFTWARE

Supported Operating System Windows Vista, Vista SP1 / Windows XP SP2, SP3 / Windows 2000 Professional SP4
Mac OS X v.10.3.9 - v.10.5
Minimum System Requirements Windows Vista, Vista SP1 (1GHz processor, 512MB RAM) / Windows XP SP2, SP3 and Windows 2000 Professional SP4 (300MHz processor, 128MB RAM)
Internet Explorer 6- / CD-ROM drive / Hard disk space 450MB* / Display SVGA 800x600
* for bundled software installation
Mac OS X v.10.5 (Intel processor, PowerPC G5, PowerPC G4, 867MHz or faster / 512MB), Mac OS X v.10.4 (Intel processor, PowerPC G5, PowerPC G4, PowerPC G3 / 256MB), Mac OS X v.10.3.9 (Intel processor, PowerPC G5, PowerPC G4, PowerPC G3 / 128MB)
Mac OS Extended (Journaled), Mac OS Extended
Safari / CD-ROM drive / Hard disk space 600MB* / Display XGA 1024x768
* for bundled software installation
Driver Features Photo Optimizer PRO (Windows only), Image Optimizer (Windows only), Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo, Simulate Illustration, Monochrome effects
Software Included Canon Easy-PhotoPrint EX, Canon Easy-WebPrint EX*, CD-LabelPrint
*Canon Easy-WebPrint EX available as download from www.canon-europe.com, Internet Explorer 7 or later is required

GENERAL FEATURES

Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby (USB connection to PC): Approx. 0.9 W
Off (USB connection to PC): Approx. 0.5 W
Printing: 17 W¹
Temperature Range Operating environment: 5° - 35° C
Humidity Operating humidity: 10 - 90%RH (no condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels Printing: Approx. 46.5 dB(A)¹
Dimensions (W x D x H) 431 x 296 x 153mm
Weight Approx. 5.7 kg
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 Printing Canon standard photos continuously on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II with default settings using Windows Vista printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows Vista Home Premium Photo Gallery. 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 Printing Canon standard photos continuously on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II with default settings using Windows Vista printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows Vista Home Premium Photo Gallery. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
Power Consumption ¹ When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on A4 size plain paper using default settings.
Acoustic Noise Levels ¹ When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on A4 size plain paper using default settings.
  • All specifications subject to change without notice.
  • Borderless 10x15cm 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 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.
  • 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 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.

PGI-520BK

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-521BK

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-521C

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-521M

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-521Y

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.

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-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.

CLI-521 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.