When it comes to machines that are designed specifically for office use, the Canon Pixma MG5220 is one of the best and most affordable. This inkjet unit is not only equipped with the ability to print, copy, scan and fax, but it also has built-in wireless capabilities. This feature allows users to perform multiple tasks from any room in the building. For just around $150, any budget can afford to add this compact and efficient all-in-one inkjet device.
Featuring five Canon MG5220 ink cartridges, text documents, graphics and photos will print out with lab-quality and a professional finish. Borderless 4x6 inch color photos can be created within 20 seconds, and the high-grade Pixma MG5220 ink reaches resolutions of 9600x2400 dpi. Even the scanner has the ability to hit a maximum resolution of 2400x4800 dpi. There are various connection options for direct printing including PictBridge for digital camera, memory card slots and even the ability to print directly from an iPhone, iPad, iPod or Android technology.
The five Pixma MG5220 ink cartridges are cyan, magenta, yellow and two different blacks. Each color printer ink can print up to 510 pages before expiring while the standard black can only yield 340. The special pigment-based black Canon MG5220 ink has a page yield of 4,335 pages. Replacement printer ink can be purchased directly from the manufacturer or from third party vendors online.
Compatible with Windows and Mac operating systems, the MG5220 has automatic duplex printing, 2-way paper feeding and a convenient scroll wheel. Another impressive feature is the Full HD Movie Print, which allows users to capture stills from movies and web pages. For all of the amazing things it can do and the multiple tanks of Canon MG5220 ink it requires, this unit weighs only 17.7 pounds. Overall, the MG5220 is a convenient and high-quality printer.
Canon PIXMA MG5220 Instructional Video
A video covering the replacement of Canon PIXMA MG5220 ink cartridges with a step-by-step demonstration.
Canon PIXMA MG5220 Instructional Video Transcript
The MG5220 is designed mainly for printing, scanning, and copying photos, but is also good at handling office documents. It comes with Wi-Fi support, with mobile printing from iOS and Android devices. Its tilt-up LCD screen saves a bit of space as well.
Power on the machine, then lower the front paper tray. Inside the opening, lift the top cover to access the cartridges. They will move to the center after a few moments.
Find the small plastic lever at the front of the PIXMA MG5220 ink cartridge and press it away from you to release the cartridge. Pull it upward to remove it.
Preparing your new Canon MG5220 cartridge starts by opening the box and removing it, as well as carefully opening and removing the plastic bag. Grab the tape strip at the top and pull to remove it, then pry the plastic lever away from the orange protector before installation.
With the front edge pointing slightly downward, insert the Canon MG5220 ink cartridge into the opening. Press down on the top of the cartridge to snap it into place, then close the main cover to finish the process.
You are now ready to resume printing with your Canon PIXMA MG5220 printer.
Based on our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee, Ink Technologies will accept returns of compatible or remanufactured ink and toner cartridges for full credit if the returned product has a valid return authorization number and is received in our warehouse within 6 months of the original shipping date. If there is a confirmed print quality issue, only 1 set of opened products will be accepted for credit returns, and only if less than 30% of the ink or toner has been used.
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