We've collated all the key information on Canon inkjet printers in this handy guide. We've analysed over 5,900 user and expert reviews and 60+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on 480+ inkjet printers to impartially compare each inkjet printer brand.
Canon are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and award winning inkjet printers. Their inkjet printers start at $85 for the MG2520 which has a print speed (colour) of 4ppm and go up to $599 for the PIXMA PRO-1 which has a print speed (colour) of 1ppm and is a 4800 x 2400 inkjet printer. The average price of a new Canon inkjet printer is $245.
Canon are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and award winning inkjet printers.
Is Canon the Best Inkjet Printer Brand?
So are Canon inkjet printers any good? We give every inkjet printer a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all inkjet printers we are able to impartially rank all the inkjet printer brands.
Canon is ranked the No. 3 best inkjet printer brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Canon is the 3rd best inkjet printer brand out there.
Let's look at how Canon inkjet printers compare to the other inkjet printer brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
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Canon Inkjet Printers
Canon have better reviews than the typical inkjet printer brand, with the average rating of a Canon inkjet printer being 78%.
The average review score for a Canon inkjet printer is 78%.
There's a smaller selection of Canon inkjet printers available compared to other inkjet printer brands, with only 13 Canon inkjet printers currently on the market in the US. Canon inkjet printers also tend to be more expensive than most other inkjet printer brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Inkjet Printers
Average Price $210
Price Distribution of All Inkjet Printers
No. Of Inkjet Printers
Average Price $245
Price Distribution of Canon Inkjet Printers
What Do the Canon Inkjet Printer Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Canon inkjet printer to work out the average distribution of reviews for Canon and then compared this to the other inkjet printer brands.
Canon has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its inkjet printers than most other brands. However the proportion of 4 and 5 star user reviews are actually lower.
Over 89% of expert reviews and 80% of user reviews for Canon inkjet printers are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 89% and 80% respectively across all Inkjet Printer brands.
Purchasers of Canon inkjet printers frequently mentioned that the product produced good quality prints and was easy to use. Their inkjet printers have also won 40+ awards.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Canon inkjet printers by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other inkjet printer brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Canon Inkjet Printers Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 42 industry awards for Canon inkjet printers. This means that Canon has more awards for its inkjet printers than any other brand. The table below compares the number of awards received by Canon to other popular inkjet printer brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
Canon has more awards for its inkjet printers than any other brand.
We checked over 5,900 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Canon inkjet printers. over 240 of these reviews mention reliability of which 76% were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Canon inkjet printer owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
76% of reviewers think Canon inkjet printers are reliable.
So, most people think that Canon inkjet printers are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Canon inkjet printers that mention reliability:
Excellent Build Quality
generally it was fairly reliable
Seems to be sturdy
It broke after 2 weeks
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