Canon Pixma MP480 is a lower mid ranged all in one inkjet printer. Pixma MP480 might lack all the fancy features for inkjet printers you would be looking for, but again it is built for lower end budget conscious customers. With a Pixma MP480 you can copy, print and scan. Pixma MP480 uses two Canon MP480 ink cartridges for printing both black and colored documents as well as photographs.
Canon Pixma MP480 with new improved looks
The looks of the Pixma MP480 have been completely overhauled with a more box like silver outlined by black. The control panel has shift from the center front to the right side corner under a lid unlike the previous MP400 series printers. There is a small TFT screen of 4.5 cm with which you can easily manage all your printing, copying and scanning jobs without any problem. Canon MP480 ink cartridges along with the ChromaLife100 technology are poised to give you the best photo print results from a mid range printer like Pixma MP480.
Canon Pixma mp480 has a very good quality copier which almost transfers the same imprint to the copied document as obtained from the originally copied document. Pixma MP480 has a flat bed scanner which ensures superb quality scans obtained from photographs as well as documents. Pixma mp480 is PictBridge compatible and also has media card slots to get prints from different kinds of media without any problem. These advanced features support ensure that you can easily take advantage of all the facilities offered by Pixma MP480 even without a personal computer. Advanced photo editing features accompanying the software package of Pixma MP480 ensure easy last minute editing of photographs to optimize the photo print results. Canon MP480 ink cartridges are integrated with 2 picoliter ink droplets technology that further enhances the fineness of the prints obtained a Canon Pixma MP480 with all the details intact.
Pixma MP480 has a flat bed scanner with which you can scan documents with pixel density of upto 2400 dpi. Chroma100Life plus system introduced with the Canon MP480 ink cartridges ensures longer life photo prints taken from the Pixma MP480 inkjet printer. There two Canon MP480 ink cartridges used in a Canon MP480. One is a black pigment based ink cartridge for excellent quality text printing while the other one is dye based color ink cartridge with mix of three different colors. The only disadvantage with this kind of Canon ink cartridges is that you have to replace the whole color cartridge when even only color in the cartridge has been used and other colors are still in there. This not only brings in the discomfort of changing the cartridge too often but also increases the cost per print.