The top organic feature the user will notice is its ability to produce up to 4800×1200 dots per inch (dpi). Its print engine has a 4-ink technology with a minimum ink droplet size of 2 picolitres (pl) in the micronozzle. Monochrome printing is up to 22 pages per minute (ppm) for maximum yield in terms of speed. The ink cartridge type is the FINE type, together with ICM, ColorSync, and Exif Print features. However, the standard print rate is up to 15 ppm.
Canon PIXMA iP3000 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.
Canon PIXMA iP3000 printer driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit, Windows XP 64-bit|
|Inkjet Printer Driver Add-On Module for Windows Vista and 7.exe||4.08 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Windows XP 32 bit.exe||7.04 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for Windows XP 64 bit.exe||3.50 MB||Download|
Canon PIXMA iP3000 driver Supported Macintosh Operating Systems
|Supported OS: Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.x, Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.x|
|CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.5 and 10.6.dmg||9.88 MB||Download|
|Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.5.dmg||6.47 MB||Download|
On the other hand, color printing runs at the rate of 15 ppm for both text and graphics maximum rate. The standard printing rate for color printing is up to 11 ppm. But when the machine is printing on an A4 full page, the speed is up to 2.3 ppm. Photo printing on an A4 has a rate of up to 0.86 ppm at the maximum speed. But borderless printing on 10×15 cm is approximately 36 seconds per page.
Some of the compatible paper types with this machine include plain paper, photo paper pro, and photo paper plus glossy. Others are photo paper plus double-sided feature, t-shirt transfer, high-resolution paper, and transparency. It also supports a weight between 64 to 105 gsm and helps Canon’s unique media type up to 273 gsm. By the way, the media input can load up to 150 sheets of plain paper through the auto sheet feeder.
However, the other tray feeder will also hold an additional 150-sheet capacity. Apart from the paper trays, there is also a CD-R/DVD tray that holds one printable disc (CD or DVD). The compatible standard sizes for this machine include A4, %, A6, B5, legal, letter, and US envelopes or commercial envelopes. Users should also note that each black cartridge life can produce 330 pages of paper at a 5% coverage rate. Download Canon PIXMA iP3000 Printer driver from Canon Website