Canon Pixma MX512

  • Canon Pixma MX512
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  • Automatic document feeder, * Automatic duplex printing.
  • Automatic duplex printing, Automatic document feeder.
  • Low price for its feature set, Good-looking printed, copied, and scanned output, Easy to set up and use


  • Pricey black ink, * Inefficient control panel
  • Inefficient control panel, Pricey black ink.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Macworld on 60

The $150 Canon Pixma MX512 inkjet multifunction printer (copy/fax/print/scan) is a bit of a mixed bag. Print quality—aside from color graphics on plain paper, which suffered from an excess of orange—seemed very good. Output speeds were...

By PC World on 60

This competent, low-volume multifunction printer offers good output and speed, but costly black ink and some design oddities are...

By Computer Shopper on 60

This entry-level all-in-one inkjet prints, copies, and scans well, if relatively slowly. Considering the features you get for the price, it would be a good value were the per-page cost of ink not so high....

By PC Mag on 50

The Canon Pixma MX512 Wireless Office All-in-One offers a long list of features, but unless your print needs are extremely light duty, the high cost per page limits its appeal. ...

By PrinterComparison on 70

The Canon Pixma MX512 packs in four devices - print, scan, copy and fax - and more in a compact, good looking and easy to use box. The text and photo quality were as good as we've seen from a Pixma in the Office AIO lineup, its Energy Star qualified...

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Meet the MX512, an entry-level office all-in-one printer from Canon. While its CMY and black ink cartridges have a somewhat low capacity, the printer does a fairly good job at making good photo prints and serves well as an office printer with a fax,...