Canon PIXMA MP490 Driver

Canon PIXMA MP490 Driver

The Canon PIXMA MP490 printer model can produce borderless printing on photo paper at the rate of 43 seconds per page. The photo paper size may also be about 4 x 6 inches in length. However, the print speed at the normal print mode depends on whether the user is producing black documents or color documents. For instance, black documents print at a rate of 8.4 images per minute (ipm). However, color printing has a production rate of 4.8 ipm under ideal conditions.

Canon MP490 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.

Canon PIXMA MP490 Driver for Windows

Supported OS: 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)

Filename Size Download
MP Driver for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10 32-bit and 64-bit.exe (Recommended) 19.96 MB Download
MP Driver for Windows XP 64-bit.exe (Recommended) 12.88 MB Download

Driver and Software for Mac OS

Supported OS: macOS Sierra 10.12, OS X El Capitan 10.11, OS X Yosemite 10.10, OS X Mavericks 10.9, OS X Mountain Lion 10.8, OS X Lion 10.7, Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6, Mac OS X Leopard 10.5

Filename Size Download
Scanner Driver for Mac OS X 10.5 to 10.12.dmg 11.65 MB Download
CUPS Printer Driver for Mac OS X 10.7 to 10.12.dmg 14.62 MB Download
ICA Driver for Mac OS X 10.7 to 10.12.dmg 7.05 MB Download
CUPS Printer Driver for Mac OS X 10.5 and 10.6.dmg 17.31 MB Download
ICA Driver for Mac OS X 10.6.dmg 8.60 MB Download


Supported Ink Cartridges: CL-211 Color Ink Cartridge, PG-210 Black Ink Cartridge

The Canon PIXMA MP490 contains 1472 nozzles, which include 320 for black and 1152 nozzles for color documents. It also comprises 2 and 5 picolitres (pl) of ink droplet size for color printing. In terms of the print resolution, black documents print at the rate of 600 x 600 dots per inch (dpi). On the other hand, the color resolution has a maximum print resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi. Its compatible standard paper sizes include photo papers, legal, letter, and US #10 envelopes.

Some of the notable printer features include auto photo fix, borderless printing, document printing, photo index sheet, and template print. On the other hand, copying features may consist of the auto exposure or intensity copy, borderless copy, multiple copies (for 1-99 copies), fit-to-page, and frame erase copy. At the same time, copying can zoom in or out of the image output size. In this case, the zoom range is between 25 and 400% with 1% gradual increments.

In terms of the Canon PIXMA MP490 machine’s available features, it has an 18 inches liquid crystal display (LCD) component. Others include a dual color gamut processing technology, a quick start, a self-opening output tray, and an auto sheet feeder. Concerning the physical dimensions, the device has a width of 17.5 inches, a depth of 13.1 inches, and a height of 6.1 inches. Download Canon PIXMA MP490 driver from Canon Website