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Canon Announces Compact Photo Printers

From Canon’s press release:   Whether announcing a “new arrival” or capturing family fun at a weekend barbecue, Canon’s new Compact Photo Printers CP-220 and CP-330 allow consumers to printpictures quickly, easily and directly from a digital camera, virtually anywhere. Canon’s small and stylish CP photo printers now print high-quality color prints in three different paper sizes from acomputer via USB or by direct camera-to-printer connection. These sizes include 4″x8″ for personalized greeting cards or invitations; 4″x6″ postcard-size or credit-card size pictures.

“We launched our next generation of compact card photo printers so that people can print their photos whenever and wherever they want,” said Yukiaki Hashimoto, senior vice president and general manager of the consumer imaging group at Canon U.S.A., Inc., a subsidiary of Canon Inc. “The new and enhanced features in our Compact Photo Printer series make photo printing a more simple and enjoyable experience for everyone, and will likely encourage consumers to print more often.”

The 85 Second Photo Lab
The Canon Compact Photo Printers CP-220 and CP-330 dye-sub printers allow users to create crisp, vibrant postcard-sized color prints in approximately 85 seconds.* The CP-220 and CP-330 printers create water and fade resistant prints that last as long as traditional film prints.

With its rechargeable battery pack, the Compact Photo Printer CP-330 becomes a compact mobile printer. The rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack delivers up to 90 minutes of use when fully charged, allowing users to print their pictures on the soccer field or even in the car. The CP-220 unit is also portable and uses AC power to print at home or on the go. To notify users of the status of a print job, the CP-330 model sports multi-colored indicators