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Canon Pixma IP 2850

alaTest has collected and analyzed 217 reviews of Canon Pixma IP 2850. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Printers for all reviews. Opinions about the design and size are on the whole positive. The performance and price are also appreciated. Many are less positive about the multifunction and durability.

usability, price, performance, size, design

noise, durability, multifunction

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Canon Pixma IP 2850 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 user reviews of Canon Pixma IP 2850 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Printers on Opinions about the print quality and performance are overall positive. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably. Opinions are divided on the noise. Some have doubts about the multifunction and size.

price, usability, performance, print quality

durability, size, multifunction

90% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Canon PIXMA iP2850 Desktop Printer - White

Nov, 2015

Expert review by: Martyn Clayden (

Canon PIXMA iP2850 inkjet printer review


Not surprisingly the printer itself is also single hue - a sort of Apple white with occasional dashes of black lettering and icons. When you take it out the box, you almost wonder if it's a toy printer as it weighs a miniscule 2.3 kg; and all the...

Canon's stripped-down basic inkjet printer produces high-quality print results and costs less than £40 but dearer ink costs, photo restrictions and very limited functions might prove a deterrent.

Jul, 2014

Expert review by: Kat Orphanides (

Canon Pixma iP2850 review


This single-function inkjet is a decent buy if you don't need the features of an MFP

May, 2014

Expert review by: mfereday (

A Basic Inkjet Printer : Canon PIXMA iP2850


Not everybody needs a printer with various bells and whistles such as Wi-Fi and remote printing capability. The subject of this next review is just such as basic device.

The Canon PIXMA iP2850 is an inkjet printer. This model concentrates all its functionality on the print aspect using two ink cartridges (Black and Colour). Connectivity is via Hi-Speed USB 2.0 with the user providing the necessary lead to link the...

Aug, 2014

Consumer review by: forestman (

canon printer

For the price and if you want basic tasks its excellent, does not do paper ripping like some of this price range,i used for printing flight e-tickets.boarding passes ,pay pal receipts ,useful documents ,prints off e-mails , simple to use ,and im a...

Apr, 2015

Consumer review by: Thermo (

Does the job.

It's about as cheap and basic as you could possibly get in an inkjet printer, but for simple text printing it's all that I certainly require. Not sure how long the cartridges will last or how expensive they will be to replace. The only noticeable...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: Peter (

Easy To Use


At the price this printer will be difficult to beat. I needed something to do basic document printing and for this it is excellent. I haven't tried photo printing so can't comment. It is easy to use with only one button to press, but I did find initial...

Oct, 2015

Consumer review by: VICKIE 1 (




Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: Dave (

CANON PIXMA iP2850 Inkjet Printer




Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: bobbob (

Canon Pixma iP2850 Desktop Inkjet Printer


in all a good bit of kit

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: Dave (

Canon Pixma IP2850




Aug, 2015