The PIXMA MG6821 is an advanced Wireless Inkjet All-In-One printer offering high performance and real convenience. The MG6821 is packed with powerful printing options such as AirPrint, Google Cloud Print, Mopria and much more. The MG6821 makes it easy to print wirelessly from almost anywhere in the house with its convenient built in Wi-Fi.
Print exceptional photos and sharp text documents all from our efficient five individual ink tank system. The PIXMA MG6821 is an ideal printer for tablet, smartphone, or cloud printing and it starts with the Canon PRINT app. The Canon PRINT app allows you to easily print and scan from your mobile devices and popular online cloud services.
Additional highlights include features such as a 3.0" LCD touch screen that allows you to quickly and intuitively operate your printer. The five individual ink tanks allow you to produce exceptional photos and sharp text documents, and also to only replace the ink that runs out, saving you time between ink tank replacements.
Speed & Quality
ChromaLife100: This system combines enhanced FINE print head technology with select Canon photo papers and select genuine Canon inks for beautiful, borderless photos that will last up to 100 years when stored in an archival-quality photo album.
Five Individual Ink Tank System: Get amazing color with five individual ink tanks and replace only the color that runs out.
Print Documents and Web Pages Fast: Print documents and web pages with fast speeds of 15.0 images per minute (ipm) for black and 9.7 images per minute (ipm) for color.
Borderless Photos Fast: Print a beautiful, borderless 4" x 6" photo in approximately 41 seconds.
Scan Resolution: Scans both business documents and photos with maximum optical resolution of 1200 x 2400 dpi.
Hybrid Ink System: A system that utilizes pigment black ink for crisp text and color dye ink for beautiful photos.
Superb Resolution: 4800 x 1200 maximum color dpi produces incredible quality and detail in both your business documents and photos.
Ease of Use
3.0"Touch LCD: Let's you easily navigate the printer menus and screens without straining your eyes.
Auto 2-sided Print: Allows you to automatically print on both sides of the paper and can help reduce paper usage and cost by up to 50%.
Auto Power On: This convenient feature automatically powers up the printer whenever you send a photo or document to be printed.
Special Filters: Built-in software which allows you to add effects to your photos before printing, such as Fish Eye, Miniature, Toy Camera, Soft Focus and Blur background.
My Image Garden: Software which lets you access, organize and personalize your favorite photos.
Full HD Movie Print: Turn your favorite HD movie clips captured with select Canon EOS Digital SLRs or PowerShot digital cameras and VIXIA digital camcorders into beautiful prints.
Quiet Mode: Lets you print quietly while not disturbing those around you
Built-In Wireless: Print and scan wirelessly from any Wi-Fi enabled computer around the house.
Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app (Canon PRINT app): Print and scan photos or documents from your mobile device using the free Canon PRINT app.
AirPrint: Print wirelessly and effortlessly from your compatible iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch - no drivers needed!
Windows RT Printing: Print and scan wirelessly right from your Windows RT device.
Google Cloud Print: Print from wherever you are from applications you use every day.
Print Speed (up to)
- 4" x 6" Borderless Photo: Approx. 41 seconds
- Black:ESAT (Black): Approx. 15.0 ipm
- Color:ESAT (Color): Approx 9.7 ipm
Number of Nozzles
- Color: 3,072 / Pigment Black: 1,024 / Total: 4,096
Picoliter Size (color)
- 2 and 5
Print Resolution (Up to)
- Color:Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi
- Black:Up to 600 x 600 dpi
- PGI-270 Pigment Black XL
- CLI-271 Cyan XL
- CLI-271 Magenta XL
- CLI-271 Yellow XL
- CLI-271 Black XL
- PGI-270 Pigment Black
- CLI-271 Cyan
- CLI-271 Magenta
- CLI-271 Yellow
- CLI-271 Black
- 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10", Letter, Legal, U.S. #10 Envelope
- Plain: Plain Paper, Canon 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, Photo Paper Pro Luster
- Matte: Matte Photo Paper
- Envelope: U.S. #10 Envelope
- AirPrint, Auto 2-Sided Printing, Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Printing, Document Printing, Easy PhotoPrint+, Full HD Movie Print, Google Cloud Print, Mopria Device Printing, My Image Garden, Photo Direct Printing (Memory Card), Photo Printing, Canon PRINT app, PIXMA Cloud Link, Quiet Mode, Red-Eye Correction, Special Filters, Web Template Print, Wireless PictBridge, Wireles
Output Tray Capacity
- 100 Sheets Plain Paper -OR- 20 Sheets of 4"x6" Photo Paper
Copy Speed (up to)
- FCOT(Color): Approx. 18 seconds
Reduction / Enlargement
- 25% - 400%
- 4-on-1 / 2-on-1 Copy, Auto Exposure Copy, Auto Photo Fix II, Borderless Copy, Fade Restoration, Fit-to-Page, Frame Erase Copy, Preset Copy Ratios, Two-sided Copy
- Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
- Optical:1200 x 2400 dpi
- Interpolated:19,200 x 19,200 dpi
- Auto Scan Mode, Network Scan, Push Scan, Wireless Scanning
- 48-bit Input / 24-bit external
Max. Document Size
- 8.5" x 11.7"
- 3.0" Touch LCD, 5-Color Ink System, CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM, Rated EPEAT Silver, Auto Power On/Off, Quiet Mode, Canon PRINT app, PIXMA Cloud Link, QuickStart
- Windows: Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7, Windows 7 SP1, Windows Vista SP1, Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3 32-bit
- Mac: Mac OS X v10.7.5 - 10.10
- Mobile Operating Systems: iOS, Android, Windows RT, and Amazon Fire devices
- Hi-Speed USB
- PictBridge (Wireless LAN)
- Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)
- Memory Card Slots
- PIXMA MG6821 Printer Driver
- Scan Utility
- Master Setup
- My Printer (Windows Only)
- Network Tool
- My Image Garden
- Full HD Movie Print, CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM, Special Filters, Image Correction/Enhance, and scanning are accessed through My Image Garden
- Quick Menu
Dimension (W x D x H)
- 18.0" (W) x 14.6" (D) x 5.9" (H)
- 14.0 lbs.
- 1-Year limited warranty with InstantExchange Program
- 1-Year toll-free technical phone support