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9.1 out of 10

Canon PIXMA PRO-1

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Reviews and Problems with Canon PIXMA PRO-1

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Worst Printer Purchase Ever

George, Canon
16 February 2014
  • Conclusion: I spend much of my time trying to get this thing to work and print as advertised. Very disappointing.
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Useless paperweight

miahman, Canon
9 January 2014
  • Conclusion: This is in reference to the PIXMA Pro 1. I cannot believe how useless this printer is. When I say useless I do mean unable to use. I was unable to get quality prints from this when it was working but now that I can't even get it to update to the latest firmware and drivers my computer wont even recognize it. This printer just sits there taunting me, reminding me how much I spent for this heap. I had high hopes for this printer but those have all since been squashed.
  • Pros: durable
  • Cons: Difficult to use, Large Footprint, Low Quality Output, unreliable, product simply doesn't work, loss of time and money trying to troubleshoot prob
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Unhappy customer

Ron, Canon
30 September 2013
  • Conclusion: I could not, in good conscience, recommend this printer. Ink use is excessive and reliability is questionable and the cost per print is outrageous.
  • Cons: Difficult to use, Slow Print Speed, Large Footprint, Difficult Setup, Low Quality Output, unreliable, Flimsy Construction, excessive ink usage, ink disappears with no use.
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Unhappy customer

Ron, Canon
30 September 2013
  • Conclusion: I could not, in good conscience, recommend this printer. Ink use is excessive and reliability is questionable and the cost per print is outrageous.
  • Cons: Difficult to use, Slow Print Speed, Large Footprint, Difficult Setup, Low Quality Output, unreliable, Flimsy Construction, excessive ink usage, ink disappears with no use.
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Overall 2
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Not for the professional!!

Adorama
30 July 2013
  • Excerpt: No support at all for 11x14 inch prints. If you started with photography with a dark room you know how important 11x14 inch prints are to your business. Canon does not sell 11x14 inch paper. You have to "fool" it by printing on 13x19. In a business this is a waste. The front load is a joke at best, and time consuming. Picture quality is great, but does not make up for the paper issues. can not print borderless on fine art papers.
  • Pros: Sharp Tones & Colors
  • Cons: Front Loading Is Horrible, Hard Setup, No 11x14 Support, No Borderless On Art Pape, No Support From Canon, Unreliable
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Poor Quality, High Ink Usage

Joseph, Canon
10 September 2012
  • Conclusion: The printer came new with scratches, small cracks in the case - this was not from shipping, but the way it was built and shipped like that. The printer uses a lot of ink. I already replaced most of the inks once, and the inks are getting low again. I print a few sheets a week. This printer will cost you more in ink and paper supplies per month than the most expensive iPhone plan. The printer wants to cycle its head after a dozen prints, which uses up a lot of ink.
  • Pros: easy to use
  • Cons: Large Footprint, Flimsy Construction
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TERRIBLE, Printhead Scratches Pictures

SamG, Adorama
25 February 2012
  • Excerpt: The Print head makes visible scratches on every photo at every quality setting. Printer Prefferences: Maintenance Tab has an option: PREVENT PAPER ABRAISION. Check this box. It cures the problem but every time you print you get a WARNING, to which you must respond by clicking on either OK or CANCEL. You can't prevent the warning from stopping the work flow. The warning advises that if you continue with Prevent Paper Abraision set; print speed or quality may be affected.
  • Cons: Hard To Use
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Very disappointing picture quality

Andrew, WEX
5 April 2012
  • Summary: I'm generally an avid supporter of Canon gear - got lots of it. Also usually rate WEX highly. Looking at internet reviews, this printer rocks. However, in reality my old Canon iP4600 produces far better pictures than this - at a tenth of the cost. I wouldn't put pictures produced by this printer on my garage wall - very dark with loss of detail in shadows (the picture not my garage). Currently trying to resolve via Canon support.
  • Cons: Low-Quality Recordings
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User Review

Сыромля Василий, Yandex
16 September 2013
  • Excerpt: Люди! Не покупайте этот принтер - замучаетесь искать расходники!!! Например, вообще не смог найти картридж PGI-29MBK в Москве - пришлось покупать в Америке
  • Pros: Принтер как принтер, можно печатать на CD
  • Cons: Странная цветопередача при печати фотографий
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Overall 2
2.0

Experiencia nefasta

angel_ciao, Ciao
2 October 2012
  • Summary: Adquirí recientemente esta impresora dado que había tenido una magnfíca experiencia con otro modelo doméstico que casi 10 años después funciona perfectamente (Pixma IP4000). Pensé que la calidad de los modelos domésticos era extrapolable a los modelos profesionales (Pro-1). La PRO-1 pretende ser el buque insignia del segmento orientado a fotógrafos que necesitan copias de calidad con tintas pigmentadas por motivos de calidad y preservación de la copia (se anuncia que con...
  • Pros: Estabilidad de las copias con calidad de archivo .
  • Cons: consumo desmesurado de tinta, manchas, bandas,soporte técnico por correo - e ineficaz .
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