The Canon PIXMA MP550 is a al-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.
To help lower operating costs, cheap Canon ink cartridges are available in Compatible and Combo Packs. The best deal being offered is 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. For individual purchase and still a great value, you can get 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. Also offered are the original 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.