Canon has launched its flagship high-speed Ink Tank printers in its PIXMA G-series and introduced its first ever monochrome Ink Tank printer in India. The new printers carry the name – PIXMA G6070, PIXMA G5070 and the PIXMA GM2070. With this launch, Canon aims to get 25% of the market share in the Ink Tank category of printers. These printers come with duplex printing and AI support for compatibility with smart speakers. The PIXMA G6070 is a multi-function printer which comes with a copier and a scanner, and on the other hand, the PIXMA G5070 and PIXMA GM2070 are single function printers.
Canon PIXMA G6070, PIXMA G5070 and PIXMA GM2070 price and availability
The Canon PIXMA G6070 holds a price tag of Rs 21,499, while the PIXMA G5070 comes with a price tag of Rs 17,399. The cheapest of the lot is the PIXMA GM2070 that comes with a price of Rs 14,299.
All the newly launched Ink Tank printers will be available in the Indian market from June 13 onwards.
Speaking on the launch, Tamaki Hashimoto, Group Executive of Consumer Inkjet Group & Executive Officer of Canon Inc. said, “India has witnessed a rapid growth in the inkjet business for Canon and has been one of our top priority markets for expansion. Our learnings from the business in India, provides us an immense opportunity to nurture our new products. True to India’s cultural diversity, print applications are also diverse. Our Ink tank business in India has an excellent blend of home and office customers, which gives us the opportunity to have a balanced focus between B2C and B2B segments. Having received a tremendous response for our G-series printers globally, we are delighted to expand the portfolio with the launch of new monochrome ink tank printers. I am glad to be a part of the launch in India which will be a new leap in our growth story across the markets.”
Canon PIXMA G6070, PIXMA G5070 and PIXMA GM2070 specifications and features
The PIXMA G6070 is capable of printing, copying as well as scanning. The printer has a document ISO print speed of around 13.0 ipm for black and white prints and 6.8 ipm for colour prints. It can print up to 8,300 black and white pages and 7,700 colour pages. The newly launched multi-function printer can load up to 350 sheets of paper. Other than that, it has the auto duplex printing feature and supports wireless and mobile printing as well. The PIXMA G6070 has a dimension of approximately 403 x 369 x 195 mm.
On the other hand, the Canon PIXMA G5070 has a document ISO print speed of around 13.0 ipm for black and white prints and 6.8 ipm for colour prints. It has the option for only printing and it can print up to 8,300 black and white pages and 7,700 colour pages. Similar to the PIXMA G2070, the PIXMA G5070 can hold up to 350 sheets of paper and it too comes with a spill-resistant ink bottle design. It has a borderless photo printing of up to A4 sizes and it too supports wireless and mobile printing.
The Canon PIXMA G5070 has a dimension of approximately 403 x 369 x 166 mm.
Lastly, Canon PIXMA GM2070 is a monochrome printer and it has a document ISO print speed of around 13.0 ipm for black and white prints and 6.8 ipm for colour prints. It is capable of printing up to 8,300 black and white pages and can load up to 350 sheets of paper. It comes equipped with spill resistant ink bottle design and the printer also supports wireless and mobile printing. Other than that, the new PIXMA GM2070 can also print in colours.
The PIXMA GM2070 has a dimension of approximately 403 x 369 x 166 mm.
Kazutada Kobayashi, President & CEO of Canon India said, “At Canon India, our endeavour has always been to consistently bind innovation together with service that enhances customer delight. Our foray into the ink tank category was a critical milestone to our printer business, which has led to a steady growth in our market share in the inkjet category. This has also led to the Consumer System Products division become one of the highest contributing businesses for us in India. As we continue to grow stronger and drawing from the success, we are proud to launch the latest addition to our PIXMA G-series.”
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