Pros

  • Automatic document feeder (ADF)
  • Superior text and monochrome graphics

Cons

  • No duplexing support on the Mac

Manufacturer’s Description

High-quality, ease of use and versatility make the PIXMA MX420 Wireless Inkjet Office All-In-One an excellent choice for your home or small office. Built-in Wi-Fi lets you print and scan from any room in your home while a built-in, fully integrated 30-sheet Auto Document Feeder means fast copying, scanning and faxing of your originals so you can increase your multitasking.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 4789B018
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
PictBridge Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 2.50 "
Display Screen Type LCD
General Information
Manufacturer Canon, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number 4789B018
UPC Code 660685029903
Brand Name Canon
Product Name PIXMA MX420 Multifunction Printer
Marketing Information

High-quality, ease of use and versatility make the PIXMA MX420 Wireless Inkjet Office All-In-One an excellent choice for your home or small office. Built-in Wi-Fi lets you print and scan from any room in your home while a built-in, fully integrated 30-sheet Auto Document Feeder means fast copying, scanning and faxing of your originals so you can increase your multitasking.

Product Model MX420
Product Type Inkjet Multifunction Printer
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.usa.canon.com
Product Line PIXMA
Product Series MX
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC), MMC, MMCplus, CompactFlash (CF), Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick PRO, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo
Memory Card Slot Yes
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • PIXMA MX420 Multifunction Printer
  • 1 x Black Cartridge
  • 1 x Color Cartridge
  • Cross Sell Sheet
  • Getting Started
  • Important Information Sheet
  • Network Setup Troubleshooting
  • Read Before Setting Up Sheet
  • Setup Software & User's Guide CD-ROM
  • Warranty Card
  • Power Cord
  • 5 x Sample Media Sheets
  • Telephone Line Cable
Network & Communication
Wireless LAN Yes
Wireless LAN Standard IEEE 802.11b/g/n
Ethernet Technology Ethernet
Ethernet Yes
Faxing
Fax Memory Capacity 50 pages
Fax Color Color
Physical Characteristics
Height 7.8"
Width 18"
Depth 16.4"
Weight (Approximate) 308.8 oz
Color Black
Form Factor Desktop
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year
Media Handling
Media Type Plain Paper, High Resolution Paper, Glossy Paper, Photo Paper, Semi-gloss Photo Paper, Matte Paper, Envelope
Maximum Input Media Capacity 100 sheets
Maximum Print Size Legal - 8.50" x 14.02"
Borderless Printing Yes
Media Handling 1 x Feeder 100 Sheet, 1 x Automatic Document Feeder 30 Sheet
Media Size 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", Letter - 8.50" x 10.98", Legal - 8.50" x 14.02", Envelope No. 10
Standard Input Media Capacity 100 sheets
Number of Input/Multipurpose Trays Installed 1
Number of Input Trays Supported 1
Scanning
Optical Resolution 1200 dpi
Scanner Type Flatbed
Maximum Scan Size 8.50" x 11.70"
Color Depth 48-bit
Scan Color Color
Hardware Resolution 1200 x 2400 dpi
Interpolated Resolution 19200 x 19200 dpi
Technical Information
Platform Supported PC, Mac
Color Cartridge Type Single Multicolor Cartridge
Maximum Print Resolution 4800 x 1200 dpi
Print Color Color
ISO Color Print Speed (ipm) 5
Number of Colors 4
Maximum Photo Print Speed 42 Second
ISO Mono Print Speed (ipm) 8.7
Multifunction Devices Copier/Fax/Printer/Scanner
Copier
Copier Type Flatbed
Maximum Document Enlargement 400%
Maximum Document Reduction 25%
Number of Copies 99
Copy Color Color
ISO Color Copy Speed (ipm) 3.4

Performance

Macworld Labs (Quality)
Print quality: Text Superior
Print quality: Color photo Superior
Print quality:PDF Superior
Scan quality: Color photo Good
Scan quality: Line art Good
Copy quality Superior
Macworld Labs (Speed)
Print speed: Text 5.6   ppm
Print speed rating: Text Good
Print speed: Color photo 227.28   seconds for 8X10 photo
Print speed rating: Color photo Fair
Print speed: PDF 348.0   seconds for 4-page PDF
Print speed rating: PDF Fair
Scan speed 1 50.6   seconds for 8 x 10 color photo at 600 dpi
Scan speed 2 89.3   seconds 4 x 6 color photo at 1200 dpi
Scan speed rating Good