Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not Specified
Operating System: Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: IP8500 / Not Specified
The IP8500is a well packed printer with a moderate packed box that is large enough to fit in any car boot. The printer has a perfect finish that is well polished with super black glossy outer casing. The printer is covered in a clear film that acts a protective layer from scratches. The printer's cradle head needs to fixed which is quite easy since all one has to do is fitting it in it's port. The head is designed to last a life time but replacements are available. The ink tanks of the IP8500 are the regular print heads but in this case they come in eight different standard colors. The color production of the IP8500 is a perfect with a dpi of 1400x1400. the printer is perfect for photo printing thanks to its emphasis to detail. The eight ink tanks help the user to spend money only the depleted tank instead of buying a whole ink set.
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The printer has economic ink saving capability which makes it perfect for both home and office use. This is a photo type printer that prints sixteen pages per minute in grey scale and 12 in color mode. The printer has the capability of printing borderless photo that measure 4 x 6 inches. The printer has been designed with 768 x 8 nozzles that make it perfect for photo printing. The printer has the capability of printing true to life images without the consuming much of the ink. The printer has stand alone option which helps the printer go on stand by if not being used thus saving the power usage. The printer is compatible with Mac and Microsoft Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP. The printer requires a computer operating at 2.0 processor speed and 512MB minimum random access memory. It is perfect for both home and office use and supports all types of memory cards. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Canon PIXMA iP8500 errors before installing any driver updates.