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Canon PIXMA iP4850

alaTest has collected and analyzed 39 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the paper handling and build quality. The value for money and performance are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the connectivity and usability.

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usability, connectivity

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Canon PIXMA iP4850 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analysed 2 user reviews of Canon PIXMA iP4850 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers on

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Canon CLI526, PGI525, WITH CHIP for Cannon Pixma iP4850- Multipack 1 Set of 5 Canon Compatible Printer Ink Cartridges CANON PIXMA iP4850, MG5150, MG52

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Canon PIXMA iP4850 review


Canon's new super-fast printer builds on the runaway success of the iP4700

Compact, lightweight but immaculately put together and solidly built ; Superb quality for both photos and documents ; Dual full-sized A4 cassette and rear tray paper feeders ; Auto duplex and direct printing onto CDs and DVDs ; Super-fast printing with...

No Wi-Fi or Ethernet connectivity ; Lacks all-in-one extras like a scanner ; Running costs are slightly higher than with some of Canon's older printers, such as the iP4500 ; No memory card slots so direct photo printing relies solely on the PictBridge...

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Canon Pixma iP4850 - the king of inkjet printers


Without doing an awful lot new, the iP4850 tops other home printers.

With a slight speed increase and some niche software extras, it's the king of the home inkjets by default.