Conclusion: For under £100 the iP4850 is very good value. It's easy to use and produces great prints. If you don’t need the added extras of a multifunction printer then this is a great A4 printer to go for.
This Canon PIXMA inkjet printer can produce great photos
Good Gear Guide.au
21 December 2010
Summary: If you've got a digital camera and would like to make some 6x4in or A4 photo prints at home, the Canon PIXMA iP4850 is attractively priced. Costing only $159, it's able to produce good quality colour printouts and reasonable greyscale prints. It's not especially fast and it uses a lot of ink to print photos using the highest quality setting, but its low initial cost makes it a good value proposition.
Pros: Low initial price for good quality A4 and 6x4in photo prints, automatic A4 plain paper duplexing
Cons: Ongoing ink costs can be high if printing photos in High quality, no card slots for direct printing