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Canon BJC 5100

alaTest has collected and analyzed 113 reviews of Canon BJC 5100. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other Printers for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and size. The usability and price also get good feedback, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the design. There are some negative opinions about the noise.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Canon BJC 5100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 63/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 user reviews of Canon BJC 5100 from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other Printers on Comments about the size and design are overall positive. The usability and performance are also appreciated, whereas there are some mixed comments about the noise.

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61% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Canon BJC-5100 Bubble Jet Printer

Mar, 2015

Product Specifications

The BJC-5100 is the ultimate business printing machine - able to meet the everyday challenges of any busy office. Because time is money, it gives you the power to print sharp, professional-quality black text documents at blazing fast speeds. And because image is everything, count on brilliant photo-quality color performance whether you're printing brochures, flyers, photos or even Web sites. But its real advantage is its versatility, enabling you to interchange a wide selection of Canon Specialty Inks and Papers to achieve truly amazing results. The BJC-5100 produces color and black prints at 1440x720 dpi resolution. This printer has a 130-sheet paper tray, and prints on media up to 11x17 inches in size. Canon offers a full range of inks and papers that let you take advantage of the BJC-5100's endless flexibility. Use plain and specialty papers, envelopes, cards and transparencies.

Dimensions & Weight



Country Kits:France/United States
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Canon BJC




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Connectivity Technology:Wired
Form Factor:Desktop
Max H-Resolution B/W:1440dpi
Max H-Resolution Color:1440dpi
Max Media Size (Standard):A3 (11.7 in x 16.5 in)/A3 (11.7 in x 16.5 in) / Ledger B Size (11 in x 17 in)
Max Printing Speed (ppm):10ppm
Max Printing Speed Color (ppm):4ppm
Max V-Resolution B/W:720dpi
Max V-Resolution Color:720dpi
Media Path Type:Straight
Media Type:Envelopes / Fabric / Glossy greeting card paper+envelopes / Glossy photo paper / Greeting cards / High-gloss film / Plain paper / Transparencies/Envelopes / Fabric / Glossy photo greeting cards / Glossy photo paper / Photo paper / Plain paper / Transparencies
Output Type:Color
PostScript Support:Not available
Total Media Capacity:130sheets
Type:Personal printer


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Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 95/98 / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0/Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 95/98 / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 or later