Canon PIXMA Pro-100 Review

Canon is a Japanese multinational corporation company. It produces products like Cameras, Printers, Binoculars. Its Printers come up with most latest features with fantastic quality and great connectivity. However, this gives you some wonderful colored pictures. Moreover, it provides you with high-quality document printing on the road, at home, in the office. 

There are Canon Pixma Pro-1, Canon Pixma Pro-10, and Canon Pixma Pro-100 in the Pixma Pro series of printers. 

Canon PIXMA Pro-100

Canon Pixma Pro-100 Pros & Cons

  1. It’s incredible print quality. 
  2. Huge print size (up to 13 x 19 inches).
  3. This has an Eight-color ink system. 
  4. Canon Pixma Pro-100 has the ability to print on an optical disc. 
  5. This series also has WiFi which makes it simple for wireless operations.
  1. This has no display. 
  2. It does not have an SD card slot. 
  3. The thing we think is a drawback is its extensive build.

Print Quality

The print quality of this Pixma Pro-100 is fantastic in test results. However, in both bigger 8.5 x 11 photo size and smaller 4 x 6 photo size. Moreover, all the prints were clear without any fault, with new and correct details and steadily excellent color quality. Printers’ 4800 x 2400 are perfect for printing photos. As we review printers with greater resolution, the difference was never observable in the tests.


It supports fine-art paper and photo paper, with various finishes like semi-matte, luster, glossy, semi-glossy, matte. Also, it gives you border-less printing paper as wide as 13 inches and 19 inches long, just as other large-format photo printers. 

However, for network connectivity, it has various connection options, also Ethernet and WiFi. Also, USB for a straight connection with PC, and wired and wireless both PictBridge support to print from cameras straightly. Moreover, you can use the Canon Easy-Photo print app to print from a Smartphone or Tablet wirelessly. But you will not get any option for external storage to print. That’s why you have to print files saved on a USB drive or media card via PC.

Warranty and Pricing

Canon Pixma Pro-100’s price is not low as it is a high-quality product with the latest features. Also, Dye-based inks are generally more liable to fading than pigment inks. It gives assurance that its Ultra Canon inks are permanent for up to 100 Years. $1.31 per milliliter is the average cost of the ink. Canon gives you a one-year warranty; for printers, it is the standard coverage period. Furthermore, support services of the company are more potent than many. Moreover, you can contact Tech support staff through live chat, email, website, phone. 

Also, if you are thinking of buying it, you should know that it is not cheap or small in size. It’s a home photo printer that gives professional-grade results. With its less or restricted standalone print options, Canon Pixma Pro-100 is one of the best printers in the market.

Installing Printer Driver by ij.start.cannon

  • For running the downloaded file, you have to access the downloads folder. Then, for extracting the files, double-click on the ij.start. cannon setup files and click Run. 
  • After that, you can choose a USB connection or a wireless connection process to set up a connection between printer and computer.
  • Then you have to choose your printer when the printer is ideally linked. It will show the drive and other software lists based on your printer. 
  • Enable the checkboxes of the software package. Then, for downloading the printer driver, you must have sufficient space. Tap the Next button and move forward for it.start.cannon setup. 
  • Then the License agreement window will come up on your screen. Read all statements in the document to avoid any issues. 
  • Choose the Yes option for granting the acceptance of the Licence Agreement. It will quickly start the installation of the driver and software. 
  • To test if it is working properly, you can check the printer by printing a page.

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