The machine can produce a print resolution of up to 4800 x 1200 dots per inch (dpi) at optimum performance. Canon PIXMA G1500 model is a print-only device, which implies that it can put all efforts together for optimum performance. The printer print technology comprises two FINE cartridges, one each for color and black printing. It also has a refillable ink tank printer with a minimum ink droplet size of 2 picolitres (pl).
Canon PIXMA G1500 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.
Supported Ink Catridges
Ink Catridge Magenta GI-590, GI-590 Cyan Ink Catridge, Ink Catridge Yellow GI-590, Ink Catridge Pigment Black GI-590
Canon PIXMA G1500 printer driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Windows 11, Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8.1 32-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit, Windows XP 64-bit|
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Canon PIXMA G1500 driver Supported Macintosh Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Mac OS Monterey 12.x, Mac OS Big Sur 11.x, Mac OS Catalina 10.15.x, macOS Mojave 10.14.x, macOS High Sierra 10.13.x, macOS Sierra 10.12.x, Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.x, Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.x, Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9.x, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.x, Mac OS X Lion 10.7.x|
|CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.7 to 12.dmg||14.30 MB||Download|
|Full Driver and Software Package for MAC OS X 10.10 to 10.15.dmg||9.07 MB||Download|
|Full Driver and Software Package for MAC OS X 10.7 to 10.9.dmg||6.77 MB||Download|
Printing in black or monochrome mode is approximately 8.8 images per minute (ipm). On the other hand, color printing speed is about 5.0 ipm. However, borderless printing on a 10×15 cm photo size takes approximately 60 seconds. The standard ink cartridge options include GI-590 for pigment black and GI-590 C/M/Y for cyan, magenta, and yellow colors, respectively. With these cartridges, the machine will produce up to 6000 pages of A4 paper documents in black.
However, color printing on A4 paper can produce up to 7000 color pages by estimated yield. Some of the notable paper types that are compatible with this device include plain paper, envelopes, and high-resolution paper. Other examples include photo paper plus glossy II, photo paper pro luster, photo paper plus semi-gloss, and matte photo paper. It can also hold up to 100 sheets of plain papers in its main input tray on the rear side.
The Canon PIXMA G1500 model uses the hi-speed USB 2.0 B port that is compatible with PC and Mac. Also, the compatible OS versions include Windows 10, 8.1, 7, Vista SP2, XP SP3 (32-bit only). It can also work with Apple systems with Mac OS versions, including Mac OS X v10.7.5 to v10.10. The machine weighs about 4.3 kg with an acoustic noise emission of about 46.5 dB (A). Besides, the approximate width is about 445 mm, the depth is 330 mm, and the height is 135 mm. Download Canon PIXMA G1500 driver from Canon Website