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Canon PIXMA MX472 MX

alaTest has collected and analyzed 65 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the design and print quality. The performance and value for money also get good feedback, but reviews about the paper handling and reliability are mixed. There are some negative opinions about the noise.

usability, price, performance, print quality, design


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Printers the Canon PIXMA MX472 MX is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 65 reviews)

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Consumer review by:

it is ok


I installed the software(MX470 series full driver & software) in two laptops, one using Windows 8 that went flowless and in the second one with windows 7, eventhou it said it was a successful installation, the software did not installed at all. Trial...

Good Value, Performance

Difficult to Set Up

Consumer review by:

NO!!!! Don't Buy!


Terrible printer. Have had trouble with the printer since the first couple of weeks. The printer paper drawer is underneath the printer so you have to lift up the printer and hold it suspended to reload paper.

price, functionality options, style

Quality, Performance, Difficult to Use, printer paper drawer location

Consumer review by:

Works great for what I need it for


Great printer for the price. Does everything I need it to do.

Price, easy to set up, price

ink refill prices


Consumer review by:

Great home printer.


Needed to replace my home office printer. This product was offered at a great price, looks great in my office, and performs beautifully. Great service at Best Buy as usual.

Price and performance

Nothing so far

Consumer review by:

great all i one printer for the money


great product for the money. cannon makes a great top quality product

wifi hard to set up

Consumer review by:

works perfect for home use


Bought this unit on sale and it was well worth the full price without the sale. Works flawless, good name brand, perfect for the amount of printing we do, which is a few prints a week for school and other randoms.

Wireless connection, easy setup

Nothing I can think of

Consumer review by:

great printer for wifi


I had no problems with the set up of this printer. It was quick, took about 20 minutes. I use my smart phone way more than my lap top, so this printer is awesome for people like me. Connected easily with my phone. Haven't got to try the fax though!

Consumer review by:

Excellent 4 in 1 for the price. Easy set up


Great product for home use. I can not speak for business use.

Ink in inexpensive and Cannon customer service for set up, if needed is extremely helpful

Consumer review by:

It's okay.


The only thing is the wireless feature. It's is a bit difficult to connect wirelessly via wifi.

Consumer review by:

Very complex to use


Excellent for copying and printing, Can't figure out Wireless setup or FAX. Have yet to send a FAX after 50 tries. Manual does not show anything under searches on how to use either.

Copying and printing very good

FAX and wireless features have yet to be discovered