Canon PIXMA TS8351, a multifunction printer for creative users

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Usually the attention of manufacturers on printers is focused on productivity and efficiency with which results can be obtained on a daily basis at a fast pace of work. However, there is a group of users who are interested in the printability for artistic designs and photos, and in all of them is who thinks Canon PIXMA TS8351.

Canon TS8351 is a high quality multifunction inkjet printer which is aimed at all those users with artistic ambitions, all from the use of FINE technology, photographs that promise a durability of up to 100 years in albums and 6 independent inks to obtain the ideal quality at all times. Even, smart wireless connectivity and an SD card slot make it suitable for today’s new types of use.

Canon PIXMA TS8351 Features

Canon PIXMA TS8351
Dimensions 373 x 319 x 141 mm
Weight 6.6 kg
Colors White
Screen Yes, 10.8 cm LCD with touch capability
Maximum print resolution 4800 x 1200 DPI
Print speed (ISO) Approx. 15 ipm (mono), 10 ipm (color)
Optical Scan Resolution 4800 x 2400 dpi
Borderless printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20 x 25 cm, 13 x 18 cm, 10 x 15 cm, 13 x 13 cm, 8.9 x 8.9 cm)
Duplex printing Yes (A4, A5, B5, letter: plain paper)
Input capacity Rear tray: max. 20 sheets (photo paper) or max. 100 sheets (plain paper), Front cassette: max. 100 sheets (plain paper)
Supported paper types Normal paper
Canon High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)
Canon Pro Platinum (PT-101)
Canon Photographic Brightness II (PP-201)
Canon Pro Luster (LU-101)
Canon Plus Semi Glossy (SG-201)
Canon “Everyday Use” (GP-501)
Canon Mate (MP-101)
Envelopes
Other Fine Art Papers
Printable discs
Removable Adhesive Photo Labels (RP-101)
Magnetic Photo Paper (MG-101)
Double-sided matte paper (MP-101D)
Thermal Transfer Paper for Light Fabrics (LF-101)
Thermal Transfer Paper for Dark Fabrics (DF-101)
Maximum paper size Rear tray: A4 / A5 / B5 / LTR / LGL / 20 x 25 cm / 13 x 18 cm / 10 x 15 cm / 13 x 13 cm / 8.9 x 8.9 cm, Envelopes (DL, COM10), Tray front: A4, A5, B5, LTR
Copy speed sESAT: approx. 6.5 ipm
Multiple copies 99 pages
Copy functions Photo, Document, Disc Label, ID, Borderless, Border Removal, Duplex, 2-in-1 & 4-in-1 Copy
Ports and Interfaces USB 2.0, SD card, SDHC card, SDXC card
Connectivity Yes, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi IEEE802.11 b / g / n (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz)
Power supply 100-240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
Energy consumption Off: approx. 0.3 W
Standby (connected to PC via USB): Approx. 1.2 W (scanner lamp off)
Standby (all ports connected): approx. 1.8 W (scanner lamp off)
Copy: approx. 16 W
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Photo and Image Printing Enhancements

Canon TS8351

Canon TS8351 has a function to print custom nail designs

Starting with what makes this team a true distinctive model from the rest of the catalog, we must highlight the Canon PIXMA TS8351’s ability to print on various media via rear paper feed and multi-purpose tray, including compatibility for adhesive, magnetic, square, thermal transfer paper and double-sided matte materials.

The inclusion of FINE technology developed by the brand itself is combined on this occasion with the use of six independent inks, with photo blue included, allowing you to achieve results with less graininess and closer to professional quality. Ideal for all those who love photography and who seek to materialize their work stored on their computers.

Finally, a long life of image prints that can last up to 100 years stored in albums thanks to the ChromaLife ink system. Logically, there is no lack of support for borderless printing of 10 x 15 cm in a waiting time of just 17 seconds.

Print, copy and scan capabilities

Canon PIXMA TS8351

Canon PIXMA TS8351 has a front screen

Logically, you are not only facing a team oriented to creative tasks but also to other conventional activities at home, even adding support for document scanning and copying which was not found on a model like Canon Pixma G1501.

Thanks to the presence of an intuitive 10.8 cm color touch screen and a simple user interface it is feasible to configure the parameters and start the activity quickly, and without even needing a computer. In addition, to make the experience as simple as possible, it is possible to use an automatic tilting front panel, an automatic extendable tray, automatic two-sided printing function and automatic paper width detection.

In technical terms, Canon TS8351 is capable of printing speed of 15 ipm in black and white, or 10 ipm in color, with support for a maximum resolution of 4800 x 1200 dpi. For scanning functions, a resolution (optical) of 2400 x 4800 dpi is supported with a maximum document size of 216 x 297 mm, while at the time of copying, up to 99 multiple copies are supported with a speed of 6.5 ipm.

Multiple smart connectivity options

Canon PIXMA TS8351

Canon PIXMA TS8351 makes it easy to use without cables

Coming to the connections section, there is no lack of current standards such as connectivity Bluetooth for synchronization with devices that are in the same room (such as mobiles), 5 GHz Wi-Fi to perform actions from a distance without problems and SD card support for direct access to documents stored on external drives.

In this way, Canon PIXMA TS8351 allows you to take control through your Smartphone to print, copy and scan, as well as synchronize with different Cloud services through the proprietary Canon PRINT application or through AirPrint (iOS) and Mopria (Android) technologies.

Finally, with the push of a button it is feasible to connect with external devices and also print photos directly from social networks, while including a wide range of creative applications, including, Easy-PhotoPrint Editor, Creative Park and Nail Sticker Creator app to let your imagination fly when it comes to materializing all kinds of designs.

As if this were not enough, intelligent ink management makes it possible to extend the time between each ink change and thus reduce the cost of printing per page with the brand’s optional XL and XXL ink cartridges, as well as a “Easy Ink Delivery” function that notifies the user when the ink is running low and sends a quick link to order more online.

Canon TS8351 availability and price

PROS:
  • High quality photo printing
  • Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity
  • Includes support for SD memory cards
  • Acceptable performance for printing, copying and scanning
CONS:
  • It is a fairly robust and heavy equipment
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