Canon PIXMA MX850 Driver

Canon PIXMA MX850 Driver

The Canon PIXMA MX850 printer model belongs to a particular category of Canon PIXMA models. They also use the inkjet print technology to create the top quality of document resolution and speed. Black documents have a print rate of 31 pages per minute (ppm) while using letter paper size. In other words, this rate is as fast as 1.9 seconds per page. On the other hand, color documents have 24 ppm, which is as quickly as 2.5 seconds per page.

Canon PIXMA MX850 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.

Canon PIXMA MX850 Driver for Windows

Supported OS: 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 32-bit.exe (Recommended)  15.92 MB Download
MP Driver for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 64-bit.exe (Recommended)  16.69 MB Download
Mini Master Setup for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 32-bit.exe 44.59 MB Download
Mini Master Setup for Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 64-bit.exe  45.37 MB Download

Driver and Software for Mac OS

Supported OS: macOS 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 10.9.dmg 10.83 MB Download
CUPS Printer Driver for Mac OS X 10.7 to 10.9.dmg 13.88 MB Download
ICA Driver for Mac OS X 10.6 to 10.9.dmg 8.53 MB Download

Supported Ink Cartridges

PGI-5 Pigment Black Ink Cartridge
CLI-8 Black Ink Cartridge
Cyan Ink Cartridge CLI-8
CLI-8 Magenta Ink Cartridge
CLI-8 Yellow Ink Cartridge

The machine also contains up to 4608 nozzles, which comprises 512 nozzles for black printing. On the flip side, the color nozzles are up to 4096. The minimum ink volume for color printing includes 1, 2, and 5 picolitres under ideal conditions. Besides, black documents print has an average print resolution of up to 600 x 600 dots per inch (dpi). On the other hand, color printing also reaches a maximum print resolution of 9600 x 2400 dpi.

In terms of paper handling, the Canon PIXMA MX850 printer has an auto sheet feeder that can hold up to 150 sheets of plain paper. Besides, it has a paper cassette that can accommodate 150 sheets of plain paper. Again, it has an automatic document feeder (ADF), which can load an extra 35 pages. While copying, this machine can reproduce black documents at 31 copies per minute (CPM). On the other hand, it can produce color documents at 24 CPM.

In other words, the black copy rate is about 1.9 seconds per page, while the color copy rate is 2.5 seconds per page. It can also zoom in/out of the document within a range of 25% and 400% of the original document size. Some of the other related features to copying include 4-on-1, 2-on-1, auto duplex copy, multiple copies, sorting, and preset copy ratios. Download Canon PIXMA MX850 driver from Canon Website