As Canon claims, in any lineup there can only be one flagship model. Canon's new PIXMA MP960 Photo All-In-One (AIO) is a premium device that must provide all the features needed for an exceptional photo experience in the home. As the only seven-color photo all-in-one on the market using the ChromaLife100 system, discerning consumers can now produce long-lasting vivid photo lab quality prints. The PIXMA MP960 Photo AIO also features the Easy-Scroll Wheel user interface to complement the bright 3.5-inch high-definition TFT screen.
Canon's new AIO can print up to 9600 x 2400 color dpi for sharp and detailed prints. The FINE technology print head makes quick work of photos and text with a next-generation 3,584-nozzle print head that ejects precise droplets as small as one picoliter. The advanced seven-color ink system incorporates six dye-based inks, including photo cyan and photo magenta colors perfect for life-like photos, as well as a pigment-based black ink that produces laser-quality text for business documents. All of those ink tanks and nozzles means speedy printing, as the MP960 Photo AIO can print a borderless 4 x 6- inch photo lab quality print in approximately 35 seconds. While copying documents, this device copies up to 30 pages per minute for black and white documents and up to 22 pages per minute for color documents. The MP960 can also automatically duplex, producing double-sided documents and photos.
As a photo or document scanner, the high resolution maximum 4800 dpi color CCD scanning element with vibrant 48-bit color depth, designed for scanning up to eight slides, twelve negatives and film using the built in adapter. Consumers can also make photo reprints and enlargements directly from film or prints without using a computer.