Canon PIXMA iP4950
Bring memories back to life using software that will inspire creative ways to print.
Unique printing and ink technologies in PIXMA printers give outstanding, high quality prints.
Premium quality photo prints at speed
Ideal for enthusiasts looking for high performance, this photo printer employs Canon's class leading FINE print head technology. Delivering minimum 1pl ink droplets and up to 9600dpi print resolution for incredibly detailed colour photos with smooth gradations and grain-free images. A stunning photo-lab quality 10x15cm borderless print is produced in approximately 20 seconds and impressive ISO ESAT speeds of 12.5 ipm for mono documents and 9.3 ipm for colour.
Maximise ink efficiency
Employing 5 single Ink tanks means replacing only the ink that runs out - reducing waste and optimising ink usage.
With an elegant all black finish and small footprint, this compact printer requires a minimum of space and looks great in any home or work place.
Advanced media handling
Experience versatility with Auto Duplex Print to use both sides of the paper, 2-way paper feed lets you load photo & plain paper at the same time. Print directly onto compatible CDs, DVDs and Blu-ray® discs with Direct Disc Print.
Find out your CO2 and paper savings made by double-sided printing with ECO Information feature to see how you are helping the environment. Save energy by using the Auto Power Off - set the printer to switch off when not being used for a set amount of time
Turn your movie moments into beautiful prints with Canon’s unique Full HD Movie Print. New features include Merge Frames and Layout Print to create more striking images. Make your photos even more exciting by applying Fun Filter Effects with Easy-PhotoPrint EX. Use Easy-WebPrint EX to combine clips from several web pages so you only print what you need from the web. Get creative with CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM an online service that lets you download photos, illustrations, paper crafts and much more, from internationally recognised photographers & artists.
Keep memories alive
The ChromaLife100+ system provides long lasting, beautiful photos. The combination of the iP4950, original Canon inks and genuine Canon photo papers preserve memories for a lifetime.
||Up to 9600¹ x 2400 dpi |
||Inkjet, 5 Single Inks, 5-colour system with minimum 1pl droplet size, FINE print head & ChromaLife100+ system |
|Photo Lab Quality Speed
||Borderless 10x15cm: Approx. 20 seconds (Standard)¹ |
|Mono Print Speed
||ESAT: Approx. 12.5 ipm¹ |
|Colour Print Speed
||ESAT: Approx. 9.3 ipm¹ |
|Ink Cartridge Configuration
||5 separate ink tanks: |
PGI-525PGBK, CLI-526BK, CLI-526C, CLI-526M, CLI-526Y
|Black Ink Tank Life
||Black: 339 pages (PGI-525PGBK), 2945 pages* (CLI-526BK)¹ |
Black: 3545 photos* (PGI-525PGBK), 555 photos* (CLI-526BK)²
*Estimated Supplemental Yield
|Colour Ink Tank Life
||Cyan: 530 pages (CLI-526C), Magenta: 486 pages (CLI-526M), Yellow: 525 pages (CLI-526Y)¹ |
Cyan: 202 photos (CLI-526C), Magenta: 201 photos (CLI-526M), Yellow: 199 photos (CLI-526Y)²
||Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), T-shirt Transfer (TR-301), Photo Stickers (PS-101) |
||Rear Tray: Max. 150 sheets |
Cassette: Max. 150 sheets
Direct Disc Print Tray: 1 printable CD, DVD or Blu-Ray Disc
||Rear Tray: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm |
Cassette: A4, B5, A5, Letter
||Rear Tray: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to approx. 300 g/m² |
Cassette: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m²
||Available as standard |
|Two Sided Printing
||Available for plain paper in A4, B5, A5 & Letter sizes |
||Yes (A4, Letter, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm) |
INTERFACE AND CONNECTIVITY
|Interface Type - PC
||Hi-Speed USB (B Port) |
|Interface Type - Camera
||Direct Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digital cameras & camcorders |
|Supported Operating System
||Windows 8 (32 and 64bit) |
Windows 7 (32 and 64bit)
Windows Vista (32 and 64bit)
Windows XP (32bit)
Mac OS X 10.4.11 - 10.8
|Minimum System Requirements
||Windows 7: 1GHz or faster CPU, 1GB RAM (32bit) / 2GB RAM (64bit) |
Windows Vista (32 and 64 bit): 1GHz or faster CPU, 512MB RAM
Windows XP SP2, SP3: 300MHz or faster CPU, 128MB RAM
Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher
Display: 800 x 600 or better
Mac OS X v10.6: Intel Processor, 1GB RAM
Mac OS X v10.5: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G4, G5, 867MHz or faster)
Mac OS X v10.4.11: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G5, G4, G3), 256MB RAM
Browser: Safari 3 or higher
Display: XGA 1024 x 768 or better
||Borderless printing, Auto Duplex print, Collate, Multiple page per sheet print, Booklet print, Poster print, Scaled print (20-400%), Fit-to-Page print, Photo Noise Reduction, Image Optimizer PRO, Photo effects, Greyscale print¹ |
||Drivers for Canon printer, Easy-PhotoPrint EX with HD Movie Print¹, Easy-WebPrint EX² downloader and Solution Menu EX with CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM access |
||AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz |
||Standby: Approx.0.8 W (USB connected to PC), |
Off: Approx. 0.4 W (USB connected to PC),
Printing: Approx 18 W¹
||Operating environment: 5° - 35° C |
||Operating humidity: 10 - 90%RH (no dew condensation) |
|Acoustic Noise Levels
||Approx. 45.5dB¹ |
|Dimensions (W x D x H)
||Approx. 5.7kg |
Thanks to Canon’s unique print head technology (FINE), every PIXMA is able to print amazing quality documents and photos with speed. Genuine Canon inks guarantee maximum quality, long lasting prints and reliability of your printer.
Pigment Black Ink Tank
This pigment black ink is used for printing documents on plain paper and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity. The 19ml ink tank allows you to print up to 339 pages of A4 documents.
Black Ink Tank
This Black ink is used for printing photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system. The 9ml ink tank allows you to print up to 555 of 10x15cm colour photos.
Cyan Ink Tank
This Cyan ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system. The 9ml ink tank allows you to print up to 530 pages of A4 documents.
Magenta Ink Tank
This Magenta ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system. The 9ml ink tank allows you to print up to 486 pages of A4 documents.
Yellow Ink Tank
This Yellow ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system. The 9ml ink tank allows you to print up to 525 pages of A4 documents.
Canon genuine value packs are designed to offer you convenience and savings. Twin and Triple Packs, contain two or three of the same inks while Multipacks contain two or more different inks for the same printer. Perfect for frequent users and high-volume printing environments.
PGI-525PGBK Twin Pack
Pigment Black Ink Tanks
The pigment black ink is used for printing documents on plain paper and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity. The Twin Pack contains two 19ml ink tanks and each allows you to print up to 339 pages of A4 documents.
Three Colour Multipack
This multipack contains one each of cyan, magenta and yellow ink tanks. The set of three 9ml ink tanks offer you convenience and savings. The ChromaLife100+ system combined with Canon photo papers delivers stunning results and longevity.
Photo Paper Pro Platinum
Professional studio finish photo paper offering outstanding quality and fade resistance. With wide colour reproduction, this glossy heavyweight paper extends the creative potential of photographers.
Photo Paper Pro Luster
Achieve vivid colour and stunning monochrome photographic printing with Photo Paper Pro Luster, a professional photo paper with lustre texture for a traditional photolab look which you can create at home.
Photo Paper Plus Glossy II
Canon’s Photo Paper Plus Glossy II is the perfect photo paper for superior quality output with a glossy finish. It provides the perfect finish for digital photographs and all your reprints.
Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss
Canon’s Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, is a satin finish paper with the texture of real photographic paper. This high quality paper produces brilliant photographs with reduced glossiness for a softer finish.
Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use”
Glossy photo paper for printing everyday photographs and reprints with photo-lab quality. "Everyday Use" photo paper provides economical way to produce your holiday photos with glossy finish at home.
Matte Photo Paper
Matte Photo Paper produces high quality photographs, graphics and text with a matte finish. Also suitable for more creative uses, such as greetings cards, displays and paper craft.
High Resolution Paper
Professional This coated paper is designed to produce brilliant colours and sharp, vivid images. Ideal for printing high quality documents, spread sheets and presentations containing photos and graphics.
T-Shirt Transfer material
Customise your t-shirts, jerseys, cushion covers and more with photos, graphics or your own designs using this creative paper. Easily print and iron on to a cotton or poly-cotton material.
Easily print, peel and stick the photo stickers to most smooth surfaces. Use for personalizing with creative images, or simply use for high quality labelling, the choice is yours.
For precise ink yield information see www.canon-europe.com/ink/yield