Canon PIXMA MX850 printer model belongs to a particular category of Canon PIXMA models. They also use inkjet printing technology to create the best resolution quality and document speed. Black documents have a print rate of 31 pages per minute (ppm) when using letter size paper. In other words, this rate reaches 1.9 seconds per page. Color documents, on the other hand, are at 24ppm, which means just 2.5 seconds per page.
Canon PIXMA MX850 Driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32bit – 64bit and Macintosh Operating System.
Supported Ink Cartridges
PGI-5 Pigmented Black Ink Cartridge
CLI-8 Black Ink Cartridge
CLI-8 Cyan Ink Cartridge
CLI-8 Magenta Ink Cartridge
CLI-8 Yellow Ink Cartridge
Canon PIXMA MX850 Printer Driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Compatible 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|
|MP Driver for Windows XP Vista 7 8 and 8.1 32 bit.exe||15.92 MB||Download|
|MP Driver for Windows XP Vista 7 8 and 8.1 64 bit.exe||16.69 MB||Download|
|Mini Master Setup for Windows XP Vista 7 8 and 8.1 32 bit.exe||44.59 MB||Download|
|Mini Master Setup for Windows Vista 7 8 and 8.1 64 bit.exe||45.37 MB||Download|
Canon PIXMA MX850 Driver Supported Macintosh Operating Systems
|Compatible OS: 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|
|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|
The machine also contains up to 4608 nozzles, which comprises 512 nozzles for black printing. On the other hand, the color nozzles are up to 4096. The minimum ink volume for color printing includes 1, 2 and 5 picoliters under ideal conditions. In addition, black document printing has an average print resolution of up to 600 x 600 dots per inch (dpi). On the other hand, color printing also achieves a maximum print resolution of 9600 x 2400 dpi.
In terms of paper handling, the machine has an automatic sheet feeder that can hold up to 150 sheets of plain paper. In addition, it has a paper cassette that can hold 150 sheets of plain paper. Again, it has an automatic document feeder (ADF), which can load an extra 35 pages. During 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 enlarge/reduce the document in a range of 25% to 400% of the original document size. Some of the other copy-related features include 4 in 1, 2 in 1, automatic duplex copying, multiple copies, sorting and preset copy ratios. Download the Canon PIXMA MX850 driver at Canon website