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Canon IP8750

£199.00

9600 X 2400 DPI
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A3
A3+ (330 x 483 mm)
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Jan 2014
#2

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Canon IP110

254 Reviews

£174.97

9600 X 2400 DPI
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A4 / Letter
A4 (210 x 297 mm)
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Oct 2014
#3

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Canon CP1300

837 Reviews
Camera Labs - Recommended

£76.00

300 X 300 DPI
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10x15
4\" x 6\" (10x15 cm)
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Aug 2017
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Canon IX6850

£120.97

9600 X 2400 DPI
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A3
A3+ (330 x 483 mm)
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Jan 2014
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Canon Pixma Pro‑100S

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£358.92

4800 X 2400 DPI
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A3
A3+ (330 x 483 mm)
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Feb 2015
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Canon IP7250

£49.99

9600 X 2400 DPI
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A4 (Long)
216 x 356 mm
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Sep 2012
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Canon PRO1000

10 Reviews
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£899.00

2400 X 1200 DPI
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A2
A2 (432 x 559 mm)
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Aug 2017
#10

81

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Canon 3204C006

£89.98

313 X 400 DPI
314 x 400
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A5
2\" x 3\" (5x7.6 cm)
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Sep 2018
#11

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Canon CP1000

19 Reviews

£70.98

300 X 300 DPI
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A6
100 x 150 mm
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Sep 2017
#12

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Canon 3204C004

£99.00

313 X 400 DPI
314 x 400
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A5
2\" x 3\" (5x7.6 cm)
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Sep 2018
#14

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Canon SELPHY CP510

23 Reviews
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£49.99

300 X 300 DPI
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10x15
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May 2018
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Canon Pixma Pro‑1

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£628.99

4800 X 2400 DPI
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A3
A3+ (330 x 483 mm)
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Jun 2013
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Canon CP800

53 Reviews
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£169.20

300 X 300 DPI
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A4 / Letter
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Aug 2017
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Canon CP400

8 Reviews

£59.99

300 X 300 DPI
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A4 / Letter
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Sep 2017
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Canon PRO10S

7 Reviews
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£858.41

4800 X 2400 DPI
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A3
A3+ (330 x 483 mm)
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Feb 2015

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Canon Pixma IP4950

9 Reviews
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£480.00

9600 X 2400 DPI
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A4 / Letter
A4 (210 x 297 mm)
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Jul 2013

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Canon SELPHY CP600

14 Reviews
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£80.00

300 X 300 DPI
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10x15
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Jun 2017

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Canon SELPHY ES2

23 Reviews
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£149.99

300 X 600 DPI
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10x15
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Jul 2015

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Canon SELPHY CP730

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£60.00

300 X 300 DPI
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A4 / Letter
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Jul 2015

75

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Canon CP910

43 Reviews
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£179.99

300 X 300 DPI
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10x15
4\" x 6\" (10x15 cm)
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Jan 2014

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£62.99
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£74.99
£44 cheaper
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PD-450EU
£118.99
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Canon
CP1300
£76.00
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One more award
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£62.99
£13 cheaper
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£199.00
£350 cheaper
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£549.00
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CP1200
£74.99
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XP-8500
£78.12
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One more award
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CP1200
£74.99
£44 cheaper
Six years newer
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PD-450EU
£118.99
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One more award
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Canon
CP1300
£76.00
£16 cheaper
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instax SHARE SP-3
£91.99
20 months newer
5 times the
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Canon
CP1300
£76.00
£16 cheaper
Better Kagoo
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One more award
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Fujifilm
instax SHARE SP-3
£91.99
20 months newer
800 x 600 DPI
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Canon
iX6850
£120.97
Better brand
4 times the
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XP-8500
£78.12
£43 cheaper
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Canon
CP1000
£70.98
£4 cheaper
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Kodak
Mini 2
£74.99
Better Kagoo
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A little better
user reviews
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Canon
CP1200
£74.99
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Kodak
Mini 2
£74.99
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years
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Canon
CP1200
£74.99
Better brand
Better Kagoo
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A6 max print
size
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Polaroid
ZINK
£34.95
£40 cheaper
More popular
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Canon
Pixma Pro-1
£628.99
Better Kagoo
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Seven more
awards
Better brand
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Epson
SC-P400
£549.00
£80 cheaper
Newer by two
years
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Canon
CP1000
£70.98
£7 cheaper
Better brand
Newer by one
year
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XP-8500
£78.12
Better Kagoo
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More popular
One more award
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Canon
CP1200
£74.99
More popular
Better brand
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Fujifilm
Instax Share SP-2
£62.99
£12 cheaper
Better Kagoo
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Newer by three
years
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Canon
CP1200
£74.99
£24 cheaper
Better Kagoo
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Bigger maximum
print size
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Instax
Instax SHARE SP-2
£99.00
More popular
Bigger maximum
resolution
Eight months
newer
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Canon
CP1300
£76.00
Better Kagoo
Score
More customers
recommend it
Better brand
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Epson
XP-8500
£78.12
More popular
4800 x 1200 DPI
DPI
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Canon
CP1300
£76.00
Better Kagoo
Score
One more award
More customers
recommend it
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Kodak
Mini 2
£74.99
More popular
Newer by one
year
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Canon
iP8750
£199.00
Better Kagoo
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Newer by four
years
Better brand
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PD-450EU
£118.99
£80 cheaper
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

QWhat is colour depth mean on a photo printer?
AColour Depth is a measurement of how many colours the printer can produce - a higher colour depth means a greater visual fidelity between the print and the original photo.
QWhat is Pictbridge?
APictbridge - or Direct Printing - is a system to allow users to print photos directly from their camera or phone, without having to connect to a computer first. This can either be done using a cable or wifi.
QWhat is Z-INK?
AZ-INK - or 'Zero Ink' - is a photo printing method that doesn't require a normal print cartridge to work. Instead it uses special paper that reacts to heat, giving different colours at different temperatures. This 'inkless' printing makes ZINK printers perfect for instant cameras and portable printers.

Photo Printer Buying Guide

Photo printers are a subsection of standard printers, specifically designed for printing photos taken from digital cameras. While most devices can still be used to print standard black & white documents, their real strength lies in their ability to print high-quality photos, posters and prints, with a colour depth and resolution far higher than most inkjet or laser printer. In this guide we will outline the main considerations when choosing a photo printer, allowing you to decide on the best model for your needs.

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Cost

First up, cost. Photo printers are specialist peripherals, and the inks and components used are far higher quality than most other printers. Because of this, photo printers are generally far more expensive than a comparable inkjet or laser printer.

Therefore in order to get the best value for money from a photo printer, you should be using it frequently specifically to print photos. Otherwise, you may gain more value from buying a high-quality inkjet or colour laser jet printer (which can still print photos, just not at such a high resolution), and using the services of a copy shop or print kiosk if you want to print especially high-quality photos.

Resolution & Colour Depth

Photo printers are largely defined by the resolution and colour depth they are able to print at. Resolution is measured in dots per inch (dpi) and governs how detailed the resulting print is, especially when photos are blown up to larger sizes than they were originally taken at. If the printer has a low supported resolution, then the prints may look blurry or out of focus, whereas extremely high resolution photos (for instance, those with a DPI of 3,000 and above) will continue to look sharp and full of detail even when blown up to poster-sized prints.

Colour depth is a measure of the colours the printer can produce - a higher colour depth means a greater visual fidelity between the print and the original photo.

With both of these attributes, higher values lead to a better overall print output. However they also usually come with increased price, so you should balance the quality you design from your prints against your budget. Most of our photo printers have a detailed breakdown of these attributes, allowing you to choose more intelligently.

Paper Sizes

The other defining factor of a photo printer is the supported print size. Some photo printers are the size of standard inkjet or laser printers, and can print up to A4 size. Others are much smaller, and can only print dedicated photo sizes (e.g - 4 x 6, 5 x 7 or 10 x 4 inches). These ‘small format’ photo printers are generally cheaper and more portable, but are incapable of printing large photos.

On the other end of the scale, some photo printers are much larger, and come with the ability to print at A3 scale or even larger. These printers usually come equipped with a very high resolution & graphical fidelity… and a price tag to match. These models will most likely only be of interest to professional photographers or serious hobbyists.

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Connectivity

While most photo printers work via a USB connection with your computer, several more advanced models have increased connectivity options. These can include:

Direct printing capability: Printers with this option can connect directly to digital cameras, allowing you to print photos straight from camera to printer, bypassing the need for a computer. This is extremely useful with small-format portable photo printers, since it means you can take photos then immediately print them out without having to upload the photos first.
Integrated card reader: Rather than a direct connection, some models of photo printer allow you to insert an SD card and print directly from there. This can save a substantial amount of time downloading and transferring print data, since the printer will have immediate access to all the photos on the SD card
Network capabilities: Though not common, some newer models of printer have wireless or bluetooth connectivity. This allows you to print photos without the need for a physical connection, making printing easier and more efficient.

Canon Photo Printers

Canon Photo Printer Prices

Canon photo printers range in price from £29 to £1,060 and in total we found prices for 25 Canon photo printers. On average, a new Canon photo printer costs £257 and 80% of Canon photo printers are priced between £50 and £730. The cheapest Canon photo printer that we found is the Canon IP2850 at only £30, and the most expensive is the Canon Pro 9000 Mark II at £1,060.

Price Range of Canon Photo Printers

The average price of Canon photo printers is £257 which is the third highest average price of all photo printer brands. Canon photo printers range in price from £30 to £1,060.

How Good Are Canon Photo Printers?

We have analysed 919 expert reviews and 2,085 user reviews for photo printers and used this information to evaluate an average rating for Canon photo printers of 85%. This makes Canon the best rated photo printer brand according to customer reviews.

When Are Most New Canon Photo Printers Released?

May to June is the most common period for new Canon photo printers to be released in. Five new Canon photo printers were released in May 2018 making it the biggest month that year for new Canon photo printer releases. The biggest month in 2017 for new Canon photo printer releases was August, with four new Canon photo printers released that month. In 2016 most new Canon photo printers were released in June, with two new Canon photo printers released that month.

How Fast Do Canon Photo Printer Prices Drop After Release?

Canon photo printers tend to depreciate faster than most photo printers. Most photo printers drop in price by 5% in the first 6 months after release. On average Canon photo printers drop in price by 6% in the first 6 months after release.

That means a saving of £13 on a typical £232 new Canon photo printer if you wait 6 months before buying.

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