Canon PIXMA MP490 Driver

Canon PIXMA MP490 Driver printer model can produce borderless printing on photo paper at a rate of 43 seconds per page. The photo paper size can also be about 4 x 6 inches long. However, print speed in normal print mode depends on whether the user is producing black or color documents. For example, black documents are printed 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 32-bit to 64-bit Microsoft Windows operating system and Macintosh.

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

Canon PIXMA MP490 Printer Driver Supported Windows Operating Systems

Compatible 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
File name Size
MP Driver for Windows.exe 19.96 MB Download
MP driver for Windows XP 64 bit.exe 12.88 MB Download

Canon MP490 Software Supported for Macintosh Operating Systems

Compatible OS: 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, Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.x, Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.x
File name Size
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
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The machine contains 1472 nozzles, which include 320 for black documents and 1152 for color documents. It also comprises 2 and 5 picoliters (pl) of ink droplet size for color printing. In terms of print resolution, black documents are printed at a 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 supported standard paper sizes include photo, legal, letter, and US #10 envelopes.

Some of the printer’s notable features include automatic photo correction, borderless printing, document printing, photo index sheet, and template printing. On the other hand, the copy features can consist of 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 enlarge or reduce the output image size. In this case, the zoom range is between 25 and 400% with gradual increments of 1%.

In terms of the machine’s available features, it has an 18-inch liquid crystal display (LCD) component. Others include dual color gamut processing technology, a quick start, an auto-open output tray and an automatic sheet feeder. As for 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 the Canon PIXMA MP490 driver at Canon website.