Canon PIXMA PRO-1 Specifications


Print Resolution

Up to 4800¹ x 2400 dpi

Print Engine

Inkjet 12 Single Inks System
LUCIA inks with Chroma Optimizer
FINE print head with 4pl droplet size

Photo Lab Quality Speed

A3+ (SG-201 or PP-201): Approx. 2min 55s¹
A3+ (PT-101 colour or mono): Approx. 4min 20s¹

Borderless Printing

Yes (A3+, A3, A4, Letter, 36 x 43cm, 25 x 30cm, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, & 10 x 15cm sizes¹

Direct Disc Printing

Available as standard

Two Sided Printing

Available by manual operation only

Driver Features

Black and White Print, Vivid Photo, Manual Colour Adjustment, Clear Coating settings, Photo Noise Reduction, Monochrome Effects, Collate, Multiple page per sheet print, Booklet print, Poster print, Scaled print (20-400%), Fit-to-Page print, Quiet Mode, Auto Power Off settings¹


Ink Cartridge Configuration

12 separate ink tanks:
PGI-29PBK (Photo Black)
PGI-29MBK (Matte Black)
PGI-29DGY (Dark Grey)
PGI-29GY (Grey)
PGI-29LGY (Light Grey)
PGI-29C (Cyan)
PGI-29PC (Photo Cyan)
PGI-29M (Magenta)
PGI-29PM (Photo Magenta)
PGI-29Y (Yellow)
PGI-29R (Red)
PGI-29CO (Chroma Optimizer)

Ink Tanks Life - 10x15cm Photo Printing

Number of 10x15cm photos¹
Photo Black: 1225 photos*
Matte Black: 1345 photos*
Dark Grey: 670 photos
Grey: 790 photos
Light Grey: 1320 photos
Cyan: 1800 photos*
Photo Cyan: 1375 photos
Magenta: 1755 photos*
Photo Magenta: 1055 photos
Yellow: 1280 photos
Red: 2460 photos*
Chroma Optimiser: 429 photos
* Estimated Supplemental Yield

Ink Tanks Life - A3+ Photo Printing

Number of A3+ colour photos¹
Photo Black: 111 photos
Matte Black: 505 photos*
Dark Grey: 119 photos
Grey: 179 photos
Light Grey: 352 photos*
Cyan: 230 photos
Photo Cyan: 400 photos*
Magenta: 281 photos
Photo Magenta: 228 photos
Yellow: 290 photos
Red: 454 photos*
Chroma Optimiser: 90 photos
* Estimated Supplemental Yield


Paper Types

Plain Paper
Canon Pro Platinum (PT-101)
Canon Pro Luster (LU-101)
Canon Pro Premium Matt (PM-101)
Canon Plus Glossy II (PP-201)
Canon Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)
Canon Matte (MP-101)
Canon Museum Etching (FA-ME1)
Canon Photo Stickers (PS-101)
Other Fine Art, Canvas and Glossy Photo Papers¹

Maximum Paper Input

Rear Tray: Max. 150 sheets
Manual Feeder: 1 sheet
Direct Disc Print Tray: 1 printable CD, DVD or Blu-Ray Disc

Paper Sizes

Rear Tray: A3+, A3, A4, A5, B4, B5, Letter, Legal, 25x30cm (10x12"), 20x25cm (8x10"), 13x18cm, 10x15cm
Manual Feeder: A3+, A3, A4, Letter, 36x43cm (14x17"), 25x30cm (10x12"), 20x25cm (8x10")

Paper Weight

Rear Tray: Plain paper (64 to 105 g/m²) and supported Canon special media up to approx. 300 g/m²
Manual Feeder: Canon special media up to approx. 350g/m² and 0.6mm


Interface Type - PC / Mac

Ethernet: 10/100Mbps (auto switchable)
Hi-Speed USB 2.0 (B port)

Interface Type - Non PC

USB PictBridge


Software Included

Windows and Mac Driver
Print Studio Pro plug-in¹
Colour Management Tool Pro (download)
My Image Garden with Full HD Movie Print²
Easy-WebPrint EX (download)³
Quick Menu

Supported Operating System

Windows 10 (32 and 64bit)
Windows 8 (32 and 64bit)
Windows RT
Windows 7 (32 and 64bit)
Windows Vista (32 and 64bit)
Windows XP (32bit)
Mac OS X v10.4.11 or later

Windows System Requirements

Windows 7: 1GHz or faster CPU, 1GB RAM (32bit) / 2GB RAM (64bit)
Windows Vista (32 and 64 bit): 1GHz or faster CPU, 512MB RAM
Windows XP SP2, SP3: 300MHz or faster CPU, 128MB RAM
Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher
CD-ROM Drive
Display: 800 x 600 or better

Mac System Requirements

Mac OS X v10.6: Intel Processor, 1GB RAM
Mac OS X v10.5: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G4, G5, 867MHz or faster)
Mac OS X v10.4.11: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G5, G4, G3), 256MB RAM
Browser: Safari 3 or higher
CD-ROM Drive
Display: XGA 1024 x 768 or better


Power Source

AC 100-240V, 50 / 60Hz

Power Consumption

Off: Approx. 0.4 W
Standby (connected to PC via USB): Approx. 1.6 W
Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 1.8 W
Time to enter Standby mode: 2 minutes
Printing: Approx. 24W¹

Temperature Range

Operating environment: 5° - 35° C


Operating humidity: 10 - 90%RH (no condensation)

Acoustic Noise Levels

Approx. 35.5 dB(A)¹

Dimensions (W x D x H)

695 x 462 x 239 mm


Approx. 27.7 kg