Canon PIXMA iP4200 Reviews

Click here if this is your business
★★★★☆
3.7 / 5
70% of users recommend this
Click here if this is your business
  • Print Quality

  • Ease of Set Up

  • Value For Money

? Ask our helpful community of experts about this product or company
Canon PIXMA iP4200 - Ask a question now

Media Gallery for Canon PIXMA iP4200

Canon PIXMA iP4200
Canon PIXMA iP4200
Canon PIXMA iP4200
Canon PIXMA iP4200
Canon PIXMA iP4200

Specification for Canon PIXMA iP4200

Main characteristics
Technology (Detailed): Inkjet
Output Type: Color Printer
Printer Type: Digital Photo
Max Resolution (BW): 600 x 600 dpi
Max Resolution (Color): 9600 x 2400 dpi
Black Print Speed: 29 ppm
Color Print Speed: 20 ppm
Platform: PC, Mac
Technical Features
Form Factor: Desktop
Connectivity Technology: USB 1.1USB 2.0
Duplex Printout: Standard
Direct Printing Capability: Print Photos Without a PC
Media
Media Type: EnvelopesGlossy Photo PaperHigh Resolution PaperMatte Photo PaperPhoto PaperPhoto StickersPlain PaperSemi-Gloss Photo PaperTransparencies
Max Media Size: Legal (216 x 356 mm, 8.5 x 14")
Memory
Installed RAM: 0.042 MB
Max Memory: 43.008 KB
System Requirements
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 2000Microsoft Windows 98Microsoft Windows Millennium EditionMicrosoft Windows XP HomeApple MacOS X
Other
Warranty: 1 Year
Height: 16 cm
Width: 41.9 cm
Depth: 30 cm
Weight: 6.7 kg

Refine your search

Use the tools below to refine your search by only displaying reviews with a certain number of star ratings or to only show reviews from a certain time period. Eg click on '1 star' to just display the reviews we have which received a 1 star rating click or 'Within the last month' to display just reviews posted over the last month.

Showing star rating of:

(cancel refinement)
  • Average Rating Over Time
  • Within the last month ***** (From 0 reviews)
  • Within the last 6 months *** (From 0 reviews)
  • Within the last 12 months * (From 0 reviews)
★★☆☆☆

“I bought it had it less that 18 months then error 6500...”

Written on: 14/09/2010

I bought it had it less that 18 months then error 6500 showed up would cost almost £60 to repair. For me I would not recommend it plus it needs 5 inks… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
Was this review helpful? 0 0
★★☆☆☆

“It would not be worth it for many, as it is more than...”

Written on: 08/10/2006 by vishwasshukla (2 reviews written)

It would not be worth it for many, as it is more than triple the cost of starting ink jet printers, with not too many features, but it's build is quite strong and it will last for a long time.

I use the Canon Pixma iP4200 inkjet printer to print on sticker labels, and it quite often doesn't accept the paper from the manual feed, whereas cassette works fine (I guess the manual feed pulling force is not enough). I print about 5000 - 10000 sheets per month, and I bought this printer because… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
Was this review helpful? 0 0
★★★☆☆

“The CD printing on the Canon Pixma iP4200 inkjet...”

Written on: 25/12/2005 by curlywatts (2 reviews written)

The CD printing on the Canon Pixma iP4200 inkjet printer is a good feature, and also the two paper feeds, but I found when printing Black & White photo's that there is a slight pink tint.

My son has an IP4000, and I tried to get one too, but it has been replaced by the IP4200. Thinking they were much the same I bought one, only to find that when I need to replace the ink, it will cost me £50 (no compatible available).

I moved from Epson because they are taking manufactures to court for making… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.

Surfcrazedscot's Response to curlywatts's Review

Written on: 01/02/2006

Firstly, it would cost £50 to replace the ink if you had to replace all 5 tanks at once - which is unlikely. The individual tanks cost around £10 each so this is actually more economical because you only buy the colour you need rather than throwing away perfectly good ink as you would do if it was an all-in-one tank.
<br>
<br>Secondly, this is supposed to be a review of the Canon Pixma iP4200 and not a rant about the cost/availability of ink in general. If you wish to comment on this subject there are plenty forums on which to do so. People read reviews for information before buying a particular product. This review was pointless and unfair.

Reply to this comment
If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.

Coffeenapples's Response to curlywatts's Review

Written on: 03/03/2006

Actually, I find comments about ink usage useful! It will suffice to say in your review how many pages of text you get from a black tank, what the brand cartridge costs and whether or not there are alternative cartridges. (you have to leave it to other consumers to decide if this is a problem for them!!!!)

Reply to this comment
If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.

Curlywatts's Response to curlywatts's Review

Written on: 01/02/2006

Yes I take your point that individual tanks should be more economical that one shared colour tank.
<br>Up to a point I see your point about ranting, but the printer cannot run with out ink and therefore running costs are an important part of the review.
<br>Whether the tanks run out together or one at a time makes no difference to having to replace them at £10 each compared with 99p each (compatible) for the IP 4000.

Reply to this comment
If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
Was this review helpful? 1 1
Read 3 Comments
overview