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Bring speed, quality and convenience into your home office with the PIXMA MX 522. With built-in Wi-Fi®, you can print and scan from anywhere in your house. And with AirPrint, you can print from your iPad®, iPhone® or iPod® touch. With 4800 x 1200 maximum colour resolution, precise 2 pl technology and FINE Cartridge System, print beautifully detailed documents whether for business or pleasure.

  • Hybrid ink system with ChromaLife 100 helps provide quality long-lasting prints.
  • Built-in Auto Duplex printing helps save paper.
  • Fast Front allows you access your ink cartridges and your paper tray conveniently from the front.
  • Fully integrated Auto Document Feeder makes multi-page document scanning and copying quick and easy.
  • 2.5-inch colour viewer for easier operation.
  • Quiet Mode significantly reduces noise, letting you work in peace.
  • My Image Garden provides easy to use creative software that organizes and brings new life to scanned photos and documents. 
  • Conveniently print pictures from online photo albums as well as download web templates and calendars right to your printer with PIXMA Cloud Link.

$129.99 MSRP

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Print Specs

  • What's in the Box
    • PIXMA MX522 Wireless Office All-In-One Printer
    • Document Kit:
    • Cross Sell Sheet
    • Getting Started
    • Important Information Sheet
    • Network Setup Troubleshooting
    • Setup Software & User's Guide CD-ROM
    • Warranty Card
    • Ink Tanks:
      • PG-240 (Black Cartridge)
      • CL-241 (Colour Cartridge)
    • Power Cord
    • Telephone Line Cable
  • Extra Features


    Auto Document Feeder, Auto Photo Fix II, Auto Sheet Feeder, Borderless Printing5, Document Printing, Full HD Movie Print8, Photo Printing, Template Print, Auto Duplex Printing, Evernote.


    Auto Document Fix, Copy, Borderless, Gutter Shadow Correction Copy, Image Repeat, Intensity, Multiple Copy: 1-99 pages, Preset Copy Ratios, Sort (ADF), Zoom.


    Auto Scan Mode9, Network Scan, Push Scan, Scan to Memory.


    Answering Machine Connectivity, Caller Rejection, Check RX Fax Info., Fax Reception Reject, Fax Number Re-Entry, F/T Changin.g(manual), Group Dialing, Memory Transmission, Redial, Remote Reception.


    AirPrint3, Google Cloud Print17, Wireless Printing1, 2.5" LCD, Dual Function Panel, Dual Colour Gamut Processing Technology, Ethernet, Full HD Movie Print8, Fully Integrated ADF, Mobile Device Printing2, Print Your Days18, Quick Start, PIXMA Cloud Link19.

  • Print Speed (up to)
    • Black:ESAT: 9.7 ipm13
    • Colour:ESAT: 5.5 ipm13
  • Number of Nozzles
    • Black: 640
    • Colour: 1,152
    • Total: 1,792
  • Print Resolution (Up to)
    • Colour: Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi4
    • Black: Up to 600 x 600 dpi4
  • OS CompatibilityWindows® 8, Windows RT, Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1, Windows Vista SP1, Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3 32-bit

    Mac OS® X v10.5.8, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8
  • Standard Interfaces
    • Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)1
    • Ethernet
    • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
    • PictBridge (Wireless LAN)
    • Bluetooth® v2.0 (Optional)18
  • Ink Compatibility
    • PG-240XXL XXL Black Ink
    • PG-240XL XL Black Ink
    • PG-240 Black Ink
    • CL-241XL XL Colour Ink
    • CL-241 Colour Ink
  • Ink Droplet Size 2 and 5 picolitres
  • Paper Sizes 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelopes
  • Paper Compatibility
    • Plain: Plain Paper, High Resolution Paper;
    • Super High Gloss: Photo Paper Pro Platinum;
    • Glossy: Photo Paper Plus Glossy II, Photo Paper Glossy;
    • Semi-Gloss: Photo Paper Plus Semi-Gloss;
    • Matte: Matte Photo Paper;
    • Envelope: U.S. #10 Envelope
  • Output Tray Capacity
    • 100 Sheets
    • ADF: 30 Sheets
  • Physical Dimensions 18.1" (W) x 15.2" (D) x 7.9" (H)
  • Buffer/Ram Approx. 50 Pages11
  • Weight19.0 lbs
  • Warranty1-year limited warranty with InstantExchange Program. 1-year toll-free technical phone support.
  • 1.     Wireless printing requires a working Ethernet network with wireless 802.11b/g or n capability. Wireless performance may vary based on terrain and distance between the printer and wireless network clients.

    2.     Requires Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for iPhone app, available for free on the App Store, Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for Android app available for free on Google Play, or Canon Easy-PhotoPrint for Windows RT available for free in the Windows Store. Compatible with iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S, 5, iPad, iPad mini, iPod touch, Android devices running Android OS 1.6 or later, and Windows RT devices.

    3.     Printer firmware update may be necessary for AirPrint function. Certain exceptions may apply. A PC running Windows XP or later or A Mac running OS 10.4.11 or later and USB cable required to perform firmware update. AirPrint functionality requires an iPad, iPhone 3GS or later, or iPod touch 3rd generation or later device running iOS 4.2 or later, and an AirPrint-enabled printer connected to the same network as your iOS device. A printer connected to the USB port of your Mac, PC, AirPort Base Station, or Time Capsule is not supported

    4.     Resolution may vary based on printer driver setting. Color ink droplets can be placed with a horizontal pitch of 1/9600 inch at minimum.

    5.     Envelopes and High Resolution Paper are NOT supported for borderless printing.

    6.     To install using Windows® OS, .NET Framework 4 is required. Compatible still image formats are PDF (created using Canon PDF Creator only), JPEG (Exif), TIFF, and PNG. Compatible video formats are MOV (from select Canon digital cameras only) and MP4 (from select Canon digital camcorders only).

    7.     Based on accelerated testing by Canon in dark storage under controlled temperature, humidity and gas conditions, simulating storage in an album with plastic sleeves. Canon cannot guarantee the longevity of prints; results may vary depending on printed image, drying time, display/storage conditions, and environmental factors. 

    8.     "Full HD Movie Print" is available from "MOV" movie files created by Canon digital cameras. From PC, or Mac with Intel® processor. Requires Canon ZoomBrowser EX 6.5 or later, or Canon ImageBrowser 6.5 or later.

    9.     For network users, Auto Scan Mode is available only when scanning at a computer using MP Navigator EX software and selecting the 1-click feature then "Save to PC".

    10.   The Public Switched Telephone Network currently supports fax modem speeds of 28.8 Kbps or lower, depending on telephone line conditions. Sending and receiving fax machines need to conform to ITU-T v.34 guidelines.

    11.   Page count is based on ITU-T No.1 chart or Canon FAX Standard Chart No.1.

    12.   Photo print speeds are based on the standard mode driver setting using photo test pattern(s) and select Canon Photo Paper. Print speed is measured as soon as first page begins to feed into printer and will vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, types of paper used and page coverage.

    13.   "ISO/IEC 24734, 24735 define the default print and copy speed measurement methods. Print speeds are the averages of ESAT in Office Category Test for the default simplex mode, ISO/IEC 24734, excluding time to print the first set. Copy speed is the average of FCOT, ISO/IEC 24735 Annex D. ADF copy speed is the average of ESAT in General Performance Test for the default simplex mode, ISO/IEC 24735, excluding time to copy the first set. 

    14.   Optical resolution is a measure of maximum hardware sampling resolution, based on ISO 14473 standard.

    15.   Black & white document fax transmission speed is based on default setting using ITU-T No.1 chart. Colour document fax transmission speed is based on default setting using Canon Colour Fax Test Sheet. Actual transmission speed vary depending on document complexity, fax setting at receiving end, and line conditions etc.

    16.   Requires mobile phone (or other device) equipped with Bluetooth v2.0 technology and optional Canon Bluetooth Unit BU-30. Bluetooth operation depends on the device and software version used. Operating distance is approx. 10 meters but may vary due to obstacles, radio signals, locations where radio interference occurs, magnetic fields from microwave ovens, device sensitivity and/or antenna performance.

    17.   Requires an Internet connection. Google Cloud Print Function available April, 2012 or later. Printer firmware update may be necessary for Google Cloud Print function. Certain exceptions may apply. A PC running Windows XP or later or A Mac running OS 10.4.11 or later and USB cable required to perform firmware update.

    18.   Print Your Days requires Microsoft Silverlight 5, an Internet connection and runs on Windows Internet Explorer 8, 9 and Google Chrome on a PC running Windows 7 or Windows Vista. Will also work in Firefox under Windows 7 (32-bit) and Windows Vista (32-bit).

    19.   Requires an Internet connection.

    20.   System requirements vary by application.

    21.   Warranty programs are subject to certain conditions and restrictions. 

    † Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Actual prices are determined by individual dealers and may vary.