Canon PIXMA MP145 is arguably one of the cheapest up-to-date All-In-One printers. It has all the necessary functions that an individual user requires.
Functions includes the ability to:
Canon PIXMA MP145 has the ability to print up to 220 pages which has a resolution of 4800 DPI. Besides its ability to print 220 pages, Canon PIXMA MP145 has a acceptable print speed of 20/15ppm. This is considered a very good tradeoff for such a CHEAP All-In-One Printer.
Canon PIXMA MP145 also provides you a photocopy function which makes things a lot more convenient for users, especially at workplace where duplicate documents are a must. Canon PIXMA MP145's copy speed takes up only about 4-15 seconds.
Like the Photocopy function, however, this allows you to scan hardcopy documents straight into your PC as softcopy, providing you the flexibility to send softcopy to your friends or other purposes.
Canon PIXMA MP145 has a very slick and compact design, especially knowing that it has actually all the 3 important functions, Print, Photocopy and Scan. Many individuals expected the Canon PIXMA MP145 to be much bigger.
However, such Canon PIXMA MP145 is a budget All-In-One Printer, Canon PIXMA MP145 has omitted some convenient additional functions which may be good or bad.
Many argued that these additional functions are useless, some would stay away from Canon PIXMA MP145 because of this.
The lack of the convenient additional functions on the Canon PIXMA MP145 are:
- No LCD screen.
- Does not have external memory slot for users who prefer not to switch on their PC and print directly from memory card.
- Only MANUAL double sided printing.
Overall, this printer is the cheapest alternative for a All-In-One printer and a definite MUST to get if you do not mind the decent printing speed.