The Canon PIXMA MP550 is a all-in-one inkjet photo printer for the home user. The printer can produce high quality borderless photographs in several customizable sizes with resolutions up to 9600 x 2400 color dpi. This compact printer can also scan and copy documents, pictures, and projects quickly and easily with a flatbed scanner. This printer also contains Canon's "FINE" Technology, Full-photolithography Inkjet Nozzle Engineering, to enhance the look and precision of printing. This printer is perfect for the home user that likes to take and print pictures and documents. And with 5 individual ink cartridges, you take control of ink usage, replacing only the color that runs out.
The Canon PIXMA MP550 ink cartridges eject high-intensity ChromaLife 100 color for vivid, authentic photos and graphics. Additionally, the special pigment black ink is highly resistant to smudging, allowing you to handle to documents right after printing. The printer can also print 2 sided documents with a convenient Duplexing Feature. With Direct Photo Printing, photos can be printed directly from your digital camera's media cards, Memory Stick PRO, SD Memory Card, IBM Microdrive, MultiMediaCard, SmartMedia, CompactFlash, Memory Stick, USB Flash drive, or PictBridge enabled camera. The PIXMA MP550 also has a flip-up 2 inch color TFT screen to preview projects and help navigate through options.
The Pixma MP550 utilizes the CLI-221 and the PGI-220 series ink tanks for black and color. You can expect perfect print quality when using Genuine Canon ink tanks. The Canon Pixma MP550 is capable of producing borderless 4x6 inch photo prints in approximately 41 seconds. The print speed for black text is 26ppm and 17ppm for color. Using Genuine Canon ink cartridges for the Pixma MP550 ensures the best print quality.
To lessen the cost of printing with the Canon PIXMA MP550, cheap Canon ink cartridges are available in Compatible cartridges and Compatible Combo Packs. For the lowest prices with our Compatible Canon cartridges we provide the Canon Compatible 12 Pack Combo containing 4 black PGI-220 ink cartridges, 2 black PGI-221BK ink cartridges, 2 cyan PGI-221C ink cartridges, 2 magenta PGI-221M ink cartridges, and 2 yellow PGI-221Y ink cartridges. We also have these cartridges for individual purchase at a great value including the Canon Compatible black PGI-221BK ink cartridge, the Canon Compatible cyan PGI-221C ink cartridge, the Canon Compatible magenta PGI-221M ink cartridge, the Canon Compatible yellow PGI-221Y ink cartridge, and the Canon Compatible PGI-220BK Pigment black ink cartridge. We even carry the original equipment manufactured ink cartridges in the Genuine Canon black PGI-221BK ink cartridge, the Genuine Canon cyan PGI-221C ink cartridge, the Genuine Canon magenta PGI-221M ink cartridge, the Genuine Canon yellow PGI-221Y ink cartridge, and the Genuine Canon PGI-220BK Pigment black ink cartridge.