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Portable and compact, the PIMXA MG2560 features a sleek design that makes it the perfect All-in-One printer for even the smallest home office. But don’t worry, compact does not mean inferior.

Print Assist™
Get step-by-step tips to help you set up and connect to your printer with video tutorials, or use our handy 7 day a week helpline. Plus have extra peace of mind with Canon’s replacement promise.

Quality Printing
Featuring 4800 x 600 dpi resolution and 2PL FINE print-head technology, the PIXMA MG2560 uses high resolution, microscopic ink dots to create the highest quality documents and photos.

Quiet Mode
Not only that, this inkjet printer is fast – delivering 8.0 ipm in black & white and 4.0 ipm in colour – and it is quiet, with a Quiet Mode that allows you to print at any time of the day or night.

Auto Power On/Off
The PIXMA MG2560 also features an auto-power ON function to help conserve energy

Large Ink Cartridges
while its optional XL ink cartridges help save on printing costs.




Barcode 4960999976112
Ink Droplet Size 2pl/5pl (C/M), 3pl/5pl (Y), 25pl (PgBK)
Printing Resolution (Horizontal x Vertical) 4800 x 600 dpi
Print Speed B&W: 8.0 ipm
Colour: 4.0 ipm
Ink Type FINE Cartridge
Ink Tanks PG645
XL Ink Tanks PG645XL
Ink Yield: A4 PG645 (180)
CL646 (180)
XL Ink Yield: A4 PG645XL (300)
CL646XL (300)
PG645XXL (400)
Borderless Printing N/A
Paper Sizes A4, Letter, Legal, A5, B5, Envelopes (DL, COM10), 4"x6", 5"x7"
Paper Sizes 4" x 6", 5" x 7", A5, A4, B5, Envelope (DL, COM10), Legal, Letter
Supported Paper Weights Plain Paper: 64-105g/m²
Canon specialty paper (max paper weight): approx 275g/m² (PT-201)


Protocol N/A
Wireless LAN Network Type N/A
Frequency Band / Channel N/A
Wireless LAN Data Rate N/A
Wireless LAN Range N/A
Security N/A
Wired LAN Network Type N/A
Wired LAN Data Rate N/A
Mobile Phone/Tablet Printing N/A
Camera/Memory Card Printing N/A
PC Interface Hi-Speed USB


Speed Colour document: Approx 31 sec
Multiple Copy 1-21 pages


Scanner Type Flatbed CIS
Scanning resolution 600 x 1200 optical dpi
Scanning Speed 14 sec.
Scanning Bit Depth (Input/ Output) Greyscale: 16bit/8bit
Colour: 48bit/24bit (RGB each 16bit/8bit)
Maximum Document Size A4

General Features

Operating System Win: Windows XP SP3 (32-bit) / Vista SP1 / Vista SP2 / 7 / 7 SP1 / 8 / 8.1 (Windows XP:XPS Essentials Pack is required)
Mac: OSX v10.6.8 or later, OS EI X Capitan 10.11
Included as Standard PIXMA MG2560 printer, Setup CD-ROM and operational guide, 2 ink cartridges, sample photo paper, power cord and Canon warranty card. USB Cable not included.
Software Included My Image Garden, Easy WebPrint EX (IE 8/9/10), Canon Solution Menu, Adobe RGB, On Screen Manual
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby (Lamp off, connect to PC via USB): Approx 1.0W, OFF (Connect to PC via USB) 0.4 W, Copying12: Approx 9W
Dimensions (W x D x H) 426 x 306 x 145mm
Weight Approx. 3.5 kg
Ink Yield Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711. Values obtained by continuous printing. Ink yield may vary depending on texts/photo printed, applications software used, print mode, combination of the ink tank /ink cartridge size and type of paper.

What's included

  • Canon PIXMA MG2560 Printer
  • Ink Cartridge PG-645
  • Ink Cartridge CL-646
  • Sample photo paper
  • Power cord
  • A-B USB cable to connect to computer not included

Compatibility & Support


Making setup easier
Get simple step-by-step tips to help you setup and connect through easy-to-follow video tutorials.

Extra Guidance
If you come across any problems, there is a chat bot to answer any questions and a team ready to take your call 7 days a week, 8:30am-5:00pm (AEST) on 1300 460 738

Our replacement promise
If your inkjet printer is found defective within
1 year, we’ll replace it with the same or equivalent model. Excludes damage caused by external factors. For full warranty terms visit

Full printer function may not work unless full set of genuine Canon inks are utilised.
For the best results use genuine Canon photo paper.


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