You can never go wrong with a multifunctional printer when you can scan, copy, and print all on one device. That is the power of this inkjet machine that runs on a 1200 by 2400 dpi. The device works on a four-ink color system to support the color functions. Besides, it has auto-fix II functionality with wireless connectivity support. Also, you can use it on WI-FI connections for both printing and scanning operations. The borderless photo printing means it has no limit on printing on the margins. The first photo print comes out in 41 seconds, while for the A4 size photo printing, you get your copy in 85 seconds.
The machine also supports printing from a cloud storage device as well as a USB flash drive. You can use the new full HD movie function to print a document from various video and movie file formats. The maximum photo paper it can support is 100 sheets with a lesser number for another type of paper. The expandable input and output tray is a plus to support its functionality. The CIS scan system integrated on the inbuilt scanner is the power behind high-quality soft copy documents. Moreover, the well-labeled buttons make it user-friendly and intuitive. For small office functions; a portable machine with a flexible feature gives you value for money and time.
Canon PIXMA MP497 driver is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. It is in printers category and is available to all software users as a free download.