Canon PIXMA iP2500

Canon PIXMA iP2500

Canon PIXMA iP2500

Elegant, high quality, photo and document home printer for unlimited creativity

This elegant and eye-catching printer delivers fast photo lab quality prints as well as sharp, clear text. It comes complete with a Creative CD and a pack of photo paper to kickstart your creativity.

  • Prints a photo lab quality 10x15cm borderless photo in approx. 55 sec.*
  • Photo lab quality: max. 4800x1200dpi*
  • Creative Edition: Creative CD + Photo Paper
  • Fast document printing with sharp text
  • ChromaLife100 system for long-lasting, beautiful photos**

Fast borderless photo printing

Print a photo lab quality 10x15cm borderless photo in approximately 55 seconds in Standard mode*. Enjoy rapid borderless photo printing on a range of sizes right up to A4, with Easy-PhotoPrint.

Photo lab print quality

This attractively priced printer produces a high 4800*x1200dpi print resolution using Canon’s FINE Cartridge and 2pl ink droplets. The end result is detailed and vibrant colour output for all your photo prints.

Creative Edition for instant inspiration

We’ve put more into your PIXMA printer so you can get far more out of it. It comes complete with a Creative CD and a pack of Canon Matte Photo Paper to kickstart your creativity. Your family and friends will be amazed at the artistic and original results that you can produce easily and almost instantly.

Fast document printing with sharp text

Print sharp and clear text documents at up 22 pages per minute in black and white, thanks to the additional black cartridge. Or print in brilliant colour at up to 17 pages per minute. It's the ideal solution for homework, business reports and all your correspondence.

Long-lasting prints

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

Easy-to-use software

Get the most out of your printer in the simplest way possible with easy-to-use software. Print beautiful digital photos in just a few clicks with Easy-PhotoPrint. Create and print albums, calendars, print on stickers and also easily print basic layouts using Easy-LayoutPrint. Get perfect web printouts without the loss of page edges with Easy-WebPrint.

Elegant, eye-catching design

With its hi-tech look, the elegant and eye-catching PIXMA iP2500 looks great in any surroundings. Place it in your living room, study or bedroom and the deep gleaming black body with a mirror finish and silver outlines complements your existing equipment perfectly.

The PIXMA iP2500 is Windows and Mac compatible with convenient USB connectivity.

* see specifications

** for optimal storage conditions see www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100

Product Specification

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 4800¹ x 1200 dpi
Print Engine Inkjet 4-ink with 2pl Micro-Nozzles and FINE Cartridge
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 55 seconds
Mono Print Speed Up to 22ppm (Max.), 13.3ppm (Standard)
Colour Print Speed Text & graphics up to 16ppm (Max.), 7.8ppm (Standard)
Ink Cartridge Configuration FINE Cartridge - PG-37, CL-38 (Optional - PG-40, CL-41)
Black Ink Tank Life Black: 220 pages (PG-37), 355 pages (PG-40)¹
Black: 1390 photos* (PG-37), 2165 photos* (PG-40)²
Colour Ink Tank Life Colour: 205 pages (CL-38), 308 pages (CL-41)¹
Colour: 82 photos (CL-38), 120 photos (CL-41)²
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: Max. 100 sheets
Media Size Sheet Feeder: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 10 x 18cm (Wide), 13 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
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 Yes (A4, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm & Credit Card sizes)

INTERFACE AND CONNECTIVITY

Interface Type - PC USB 2.0¹

DRIVERS AND SOFTWARE

Supported Operating System Windows Vista / Windows XP SP1, SP2 / Windows 2000 Professional SP2, SP3, SP4
Mac OS X v.10.2.8 - v.10.4
Minimum System Requirements Windows ® Vista™, XP, 2000 Professional / Internet Explorer 6.0 / Pentium ® II 300 MHz including compatible processors / 128 MB RAM / 400 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive / Display SVGA 800x600
Mac OS X v.10.4 / Safari / Intel ® processor, PowerPC G3 / 256 MB RAM / 200 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive / Display SVGA 800x600
Mac OS X v.10.2.8 - v.10.3 / Safari / PowerPC G3 / 128 MB RAM / 200 MB Hard disk space / CD-ROM drive / Display SVGA 800x600
Driver Features Windows: Photo Optimizer PRO, Image Optimizer, Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo
Mac: Photo Optimizer PRO, Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo
Software Included Windows: Easy-PhotoPrint, Easy-LayoutPrint
Mac: Easy-PhotoPrint, Easy-LayoutPrint

GENERAL FEATURES

Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 0.7W
Off: Approx. 0.5W
Printing: 7.0W
Temperature Range Operating environment: 5° - 35° C
Humidity Operating humidity: 10 - 90%RH (no condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels Printing: Approx. 43 dB(A) in best quality mode
Dimensions (W x D x H) 442 x 237 x 152mm
Weight Approx. 3.3kg
Interface Type - PC ¹ Operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with built-in USB or USB 2.0 Hi-Speed Port and pre-installed Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me or Windows 98.
Print Resolution ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
Black Ink Tank Life ¹ Printing ISO/IEC 24712:2006 Colour document. Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711:2006. Values obtained by continuous printing.
² Printing Canon standard photos on 10x15cm (4x6in) Photo Paper Plus Glossy continuously with the default settings of Photo Paper Plus Glossy using Windows XP printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows XP Photo Printing Wizard. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711:2006.
Colour Ink Tank Life ¹ Printing ISO/IEC 24712:2006 Colour document. Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711:2006. Values obtained by continuous printing.
² Printing Canon standard photos on 10x15cm (4x6in) Photo Paper Plus Glossy continuously with the default settings of Photo Paper Plus Glossy using Windows XP printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows XP Photo Printing Wizard. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711:2006.
  • 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 and does not take into account data processing time on host computer.
  • Print speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, page coverage, type of paper used.
  • 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-37

PG-37

Black FINE Cartridge
This 11ml 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-38

CL-38

Colour FINE Cartridge
This 9ml 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-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.

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.