Canon PIXMA MG3150

PIXMA MG3150

Canon PIXMA MG3150

Compact and Stylish All-In-One with Wi-Fi and Auto Duplex Print for the home

PIXMA MG3150 is a compact, stylish All-In-One with Auto Duplex Print & Wi-Fi. It offers fast & efficient high quality prints, copies & scans. With easy-to-use FastFront, replacing ink & paper is simple.

Benefits

  • All-In-One: Print, Copy and Scan
  • Compact design with FastFront
  • Up to 4800dpi, min. 2pl quality
  • ISO ESAT speed 9.2 mono/5.0 colour ipm
  • 10x15cm photo in approx. 44sec
  • Wi-Fi
  • Auto Duplex Print
  • Full HD Movie Print
  • CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM
PIXMA MG3150

Key Features

  • Convenient and easy to replace Convenient and easy to replace
  • Micro ink droplets for precise print Micro ink droplets for precise print
  • High resolution photo printing High resolution photo printing
  • Automatic double sided printing Automatic double sided printing
  • Use and share wirelessly Use and share wirelessly
  • Compact design and easy operation Compact design and easy operation
  • High resolution scanning High resolution scanning
  • Print images from your movies Print images from your movies
  • Smart web printing Smart web printing
  • Quality long lasting photos Quality long lasting photos
  • Ready to print in few seconds Ready to print in few seconds
  • Tablet and smartphone ready Tablet and smartphone ready

Get Connected

With Wi-Fi and AirPrint support you can print from smartphones, tablets and Apple devices.

Be Creative

Bring memories back to life using software that will inspire creative ways to print.

Superior Quality

Unique printing and ink technologies in PIXMA printers give outstanding, high quality prints.

Detailed Features

Excellent quality

Perfect for first time buyers, students and families, this compact All-In-One is ideal for everyday printing, scanning and copying. Canon’s class leading FINE cartridge system using minimum 2pl ink droplet size combined with a print resolution of up to 4800dpi delivers smooth, virtually grain free photo-lab quality prints and crisp text. Lower your printing cost by using optional XL FINE cartridges.

Quick printing for the home

Print your documents quickly with ISO ESAT speeds of 9.2 ipm for mono documents and 5.0 ipm for colour. A vivid photo-lab quality 10x15cm borderless print is produced in approximately 44 seconds*.

Enhanced connectivity

In-built Wi-Fi makes it easy to share in the home. Print from and scan directly to mobile devices using the Easy-PhotoPrint App.

Easy to use and compact

Benefiting from the FastFront feature, loading paper and replacing ink can now be done easily from the front and as a result has a more compact design. This allows the All-In-One to be placed closer to the wall or on a shelf - taking up less space.

Eco features

Use Auto Duplex Print for automatic double-sided printing to reduce your paper consumption and help the environment - all without comprising on print quality. With ECO Information you can see your CO2 and paper savings made by double-sided printing. Save energy by using the Auto Power Off - set the printer to switch off, when not being used for a set amount of time.

Intelligent software

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. For easy web printing use Easy-WebPrint EX, 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**.

Long lasting, beautiful photos

The ChromaLife100 system provides long lasting, beautiful photos. The combination of the PIXMA MG3150, original Canon inks and genuine Canon photo papers preserves memories for a lifetime***.

  • * See Specifications

  • ** Requires internet connection

  • *** See www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100 for further details

Product Specification

TYPE

Available Functions Print, Copy & Scan with Wi-Fi, Auto Duplex & Mobile Printing.

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 4800¹ x 1200 dpi
Print Engine Inkjet, 2 FINE Cartridges, 4-colour system with minimum 2pl droplet size, ChromaLife100 system
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10x15cm: Approx. 44 seconds (Standard)¹
Mono Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 9.2 ipm¹
Colour Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 5.0 ipm¹
Ink Cartridge Configuration 2 FINE cartridges:
PG-540 & CL-541 (Optional PG-540XL & CL-541XL)
Black Ink Tank Life Black: 180 pages (PG-540), 600 pages (optional PG-540XL)¹
Black: 1420 photos* (PG-540), 4340 photos* (optional PG-540XL)²
* Estimated supplemental yield
Colour Ink Tank Life Colour: 180 pages (CL-541), 400 pages (optional CL-541XL)¹
Colour: 67 photos (CL-541), 135 photos (optional CL-541XL)²
Media Type 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)
Media Input Cassette: Max. 100 sheets
Media Size A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial #10), 10x15cm, 13x18cm, 20x25cm
Media Weight Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to approx. 300 g/m²
Two Sided Printing Automatically selectable using plain paper in A4 & Letter sizes
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm)
Print Driver Features Borderless printing, Auto Duplex print, Fit-to-Page print, Scaled print, Multiple page per sheet print, Booklet print, Poster print, Image optimizer, Collate¹

SCANNER FUNCTIONS

Scanner Type Flatbed, CIS colour scanner
Scanner Resolution Optical Up to 1200 x 2400 dpi¹
A4 Scan Speed (reflective) Approx. 14 seconds¹
Colour Scanning Depth Flatbed scan 48bit input / 24bit output (RGB each 16bit/8bit)
Halftone/Greyscale Flatbed scan 16bit input / 8bit output
Compatibility TWAIN / WIA
Effective Scanning Width A4/LTR (216x297mm)
OCR Bundle Yes (MP Navigator EX)
Scan Methods & Enhancements Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, PDF file creation with optional password security, Text (OCR), Auto Document Fix, Auto Photo Fix, Detect and correct document orientation, Correct slanted documents, Reduce show-through, Remove gutter shadow, Scanning Images Larger than the Platen (Stitch Assist)

COPIER FUNCTIONS

Colour/Photo Copy Yes
Copy Speed Colour Document sFCOT: Approx. 20 seconds¹
sESAT: Approx. 4.3 ipm¹
Multiple Copy 1-9 pages, 20 Pages
Copy functions & enhancements Document Copying, Photo Copying, Fit-to-Page Copying

INTERFACE AND SOFTWARE

Display Type & Size 7 Segment LED Display
Interface Type - PC / Mac Hi-Speed USB (B Port)
Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP
Interface Type - Non PC Canon Easy-PhotoPrint app for Android devices¹
Canon iEasy-PhotoPrint app for iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch²
Supported Operating System Windows 8 (32 and 64bit)
Windows RT
Windows 7 (32 and 64bit)
Windows Vista (32 and 64bit)
Windows XP (32bit)
Mac OS X 10.4.11 - 10.8
Operating 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
CD-ROM Drive
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
CD-ROM Drive
Display: XGA 1024 x 768 or better
Software Included Drivers for Canon multifunctional device, MP Navigator EX (including OCR and PDF file creation), Easy-PhotoPrint EX with HD Movie Print¹, Easy-WebPrint EX² downloader and Solution Menu EX with CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM access

GENERAL FEATURES

Dimensions (W x D x H) 449×304×152mm
Temperature Range Operating environment: 5-35°C
Humidity Operating humidity: 10-90%RH (no dew condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels 40.5 dB¹
Weight Approx. 5.5 kg
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: approx. 2.8 W (Wi-Fi connection to PC, scanning lamp off)
Off: approx. 0.4 W (USB connection to PC)
Copying: approx. 20 W¹
Print Resolution ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
Photo Lab Quality Speed ¹ Photo print speed is based on default driver setting using ISO/JIS-SCID N2 standard on Canon Photo Paper Plus Glossy II and does not take into account data processing time on host computer.
Mono Print Speed ¹ Document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.
Colour Print Speed ¹ Document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.
Black Ink Tank Life ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711 standard. Values obtained by continuous printing.
² When printing Canon standard patterns continuously with the default settings on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using Windows 7 printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows 7 Home Premium's Windows Photo Viewer. Declared yield value is determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
Colour Ink Tank Life ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711 standard. Values obtained by continuous printing.
² When printing Canon standard patterns continuously with the default settings on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using Windows 7 printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows 7 Home Premium's Windows Photo Viewer. Declared yield value is determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
Print Driver Features ¹ Some features available in Windows driver only.
Scanner Resolution Optical ¹ Optical resolution is a measure of maximum hardware sampling resolution based on ISO 14473 standard. When scanning in high resolution, the scan size is restricted (maximum optical resolution for A4 scan is 600dpi).
A4 Scan Speed (reflective) ¹ Colour document scan speed is measured with ISO/IEC 24735 Annex C Test Chart A. Scan speed indicates the time measured between pressing the scan button of the scanner driver and the on-screen status display turns off.
Copy Speed Colour Document ¹ Colour document copy speed is measured based on average of sFCOT and sESAT in Performance Test of ISO/IEC 29183 standard.
Interface Type - Non PC ¹ Canon EPP application is available as free download from Android Market (not available in certain countries or regions). Requires connection over Wi-Fi network. Compatible with Android OS 1.6 or higher.
² Canon iEPP application is available as free download from Apple App Store (not available in certain countries or regions). Requires connection over Wi-Fi network. Compatible with iOS 4.1 or higher.
Software Included ¹ Full HD Movie Print is available from 'MOV' movie files created by Canon digital cameras. From PC, or Mac with Intel® processor. Requires installation of Canon ZoomBrowser EX or Canon ImageBrowser software bundled with Canon camera, from which the movie was captured (version 6.5 or later).
² Easy-WebPrint EX requires Internet Explorer 7 or later (Windows) or Safari 4 or later (Mac).
Acoustic Noise Levels ¹ When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings.
Power Consumption ¹ When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.
  • All specifications subject to change without notice.
  • Print speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, page coverage, type of paper used etc.
  • Ink yield may vary depending on texts/photos printed, applications software used, print mode and type of paper used. For yield information see www.canon-europe.com/ink/yield
  • Scan speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, scan mode settings and document size etc.
  • Copy speed may vary depending on document complexity, copy mode, page coverage, type of paper used etc. and does not take into account warming up time.
  • All brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies.
  • Microsoft, Windows and the Windows logo are trademarks, or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
  • For more information on ChromaLife100 please visit www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100

Accessories & Supplies

Standard Inks

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.

PG-540

Black FINE Cartridge
This pigment black ink is used for printing documents on plain paper and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity. The 8ml cartridge allows you to print up to 180 pages of A4 documents.

CL-541

Colour FINE Cartridge
This colour cartridge contains Cyan, Magenta and Yellow inks and is used for printing colour documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100 system. The 8ml cartridge allows you to print up to 180 pages of A4 documents.

XL Inks

With Canon genuine high yield XL inks you can print more for less without compromising on quality. The PIXMA XL Inks provide significantly more prints than their standard equivalents ensuring longer periods between ink replacements – ideal if you print a lot.

PG-540XL

Black XL FINE Cartridge
This high yield black ink provides up to 3.3x more prints than the standard equivalent. The pigment black ink is used for printing documents and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity. The 21ml black ink cartridge allows you to print up to 600 pages of A4 documents.

CL-541XL

Colour XL FINE Cartridge
This high yield colour ink provides up to 2.2x more prints than the standard equivalent. The tri-colour ink tank with ChromaLife100 system is used for printing colour documents and photos. This 15ml colour ink cartridge allows you to print up to 400 pages of A4 documents.

Value packs

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.

PG-540 / CL-541 Multipack

Black FINE and Colour Cartridge
This multipack contains one 8ml black and one 8ml colour cartridge and provides you with the full set of inks for your printer offering convenience and savings.

Photo Papers

PT-101

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.

LU-101

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.

PP-201

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.

SG-201

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.

GP-501

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.

MP-101

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.

HR-101N

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.

TR-301

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.

PS-101

Photo Stickers
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

Tutorials

For features availability please see the specific product specifications

Getting Started

Getting Started

This short film introduces the PIXMA MG series to a wide audience. Through the help of a young guy demonstrator in his 'home office', the film 'walks through' the basic set of functions.

Be Creative

Be Creative

This short film comprises of 4 sections, each featuring a different demonstrator showing us just how easy it to use PIXMA features and software to enhance creative life at home.

Get Connected

Get Connected

This short film comprises of 5 sections, each featuring a different demonstrator showing us how easy it is to print from, and scan to popular smartphones or tablets, using wireless PIXMA printer.