|[February 15, 2013]
Canon U.S.A. Announces New imagePROGRAF iPF MFP M40 Large Format Solutions
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. --(Business Wire)--
Canon (News - Alert) U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announced
today new additions to the Company's imagePROGRAF large format solution
lineup with the new imagePROGRAF iPF MFP M40 imaging systems. The new
models offer an affordable solution that help provide fast,
high-quality, large format image capture-to-output. Enhancements include
smarter, more versatile and cloud-enabled workflows that help users
produce precise image quality, with double the scanner optical
resolution of previous versions.
The new iPF M40 system lineup includes new features that broaden its
appeal beyond the CAD/AEC markets. New models** include:
44" wide iPF825 MFP M40 system with two media feed rolls
44" wide iPF815 MFP M40 system with one media feed roll
36" wide iPF765 MFP M40 system with 250 GB hard drive and flat stacker
36" wide iPF760 MFP M40 system with flat stacker basket
36" wide iPF750 MFP M40 system with traditional basket stand
"Business environments today require more than a traditional large
format printer; this new input to output solution allows for versatility
and helps improve workflow efficiency at an affordable price," said Sam
Yoshida, vice president and general manager, Marketing, Business Imaging
Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A. "These additions to the imagePROGRAF line
meet our high standards for quality, while accepting a broader range of
paper weights and types. We expect a variety of organizations, such as
architectural firms and educational institutions to benefit from the new
features and advance the way they operate as a result."
Intelligent, Cloud-Enabled Workflow
The imagePROGRAF iPF MFP M40 family of devices includes the latest
version of SmartWorks MFP Software, helping to simplify the entire
scan-to-print, file and cloud process for users of all experience
levels. The new devices help users gain more control over their
workflow, providing users with access to more editing functions than the
prior models, such as invert, mirror, and black and white point
adjustments and customizable default scanner and printer settings. The
new iPF MFP devices also include Canon's Direct Print & Share, a
cloud-based software solution that enables the viewing, sharing and
printing of files from almost anywhere in the world, with 5GB of free
storage available if uers sign up for Google's (News - Alert) cloud services*.
The printers include a number of other software applications that
empower application versatility including:
PosterArtist Lite poster creation software that helps users at any
skill level to create professional posters
Accounting Manager feature which collects printer job information such
as media consumption, media type and output size, allowing users to
obtain printing costs to track in-house usage or for sharing with
Print Plug-in for Microsoft (News - Alert) Office helps users of any skill level to
create large-format printouts of documents, images or illustrations
that were created by Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint programs.
Enhanced Input-to-Output Image Quality
The M40 scanner comes equipped with a SingleSensor assembly technology
that helps produce seamless images without gaps or breaks. The new
technology incorporated into the scanner helps provide consistent and
more accurate color, as well as greater detail in the shadows and
highlights. Full width image capture, as opposed to time-delayed
scanning of separate sections, means less risk of misalignment of scan
data as well.
Additional new features of the M40 scanner include:
Fits documents that are up to 42" wide; image scanning up to 40" wide
- Captures true full bleed 36" prints
Easy document feeding - Straight paper feed for less wear and tear on
Fast scanning speed
Max. speed of 3 inches per second in monochrome
Max. speed of 13 inches per second in color
USB 3.0 interface - Up to ten times faster than previous USB2 speeds
Scan documents up to 2.0 mm thick
1200dpi scanning versus previous 600dpi for crisper, cleaner scans
These new imagePROGRAF models are scheduled to be available in February
through Authorized Canon Dealers and Premier Partner Resellers. The
manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) †† of the systems are
$11,495 for the iPF825 MFP M40 system, $9,795 for the iPF815 MFP M40
system, $8,995 for the iPF765 MFP M40 system, $8,495 for the iPF760 MFP
system and $7,495 for the iPF750 MFP M40 system.
About Canon U.S.A., Inc.
Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer,
business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions. With
approximately $40 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon
Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents registered in 2012†
and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2012.
In 2012, Canon U.S.A. has received the PCMag.com Readers' Choice Award
for Service and Reliability in the digital camera and printer categories
for the ninth consecutive year, and for camcorders for the past two
years. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer
satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer
service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A.
is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental
responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A.,
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*This is based on Google's current offering, which is subject to change
at any time and is subject to Google's terms and conditions.
†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and
††Prices, specifications and availability are subject to change without
notice. Actual prices set by individual dealers and may vary.
CANON and IMAGEPROGRAF are registered trademarks of Canon Inc. in the
United States and may also be registered trademarks or trademarks in
other countries. All referenced product names, and other marks, are
trademarks of their respective owners.
**The imagePROGRAF iPF MFP M40 imaging systems contain multiple
components, some of which are manufactured by third parties. To the
extent that such third party offerings come with limited warranties,
such limited warranties are passed to end user, and Canon shall have no
obligation or any liability with respect to such third party offerings.
Neither Canon, Inc., nor Canon U.S.A., Inc. represents or warrants any
third party product or feature referenced hereunder. Not responsible for
© 2013 Canon U.S.A., Inc. All rights reserved.
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