Canon recently announced the launch of a number of photography products and services on 13th February 2020, the first and foremost, most eagerly awaited news confirmation on the development of the Canon EOS R5 and new RF lenses coming soon in 2020, next was the Canon EOS 850D DSLR camera, and now the final two products and services, Canon launched SELPHY SQUARE QX10 and image.canon. The SELPHY SQUARE QX10 is a pocket photo printer and image.canon a new camera cloud platform that would be of interest to Canon photographers!
Let me start with the Canon SELPHY SQUARE QX10 pocket photo printer.
A palm sized photo printer with unique square-formatted prints, featuring dye-sublimation technology that allow photography memories to last a lifetime, users can print high quality photos directly from their smartphones that are dirt-proof and water-resistant anytime and anywhere.
Available in three trendy colours that you can see in the picture above, giving users the love, freedom and creativity to photograph those priceless memories and moments, print and share those photos while on the move.
“With consumers leading increasingly hectic lifestyles, Canon wants to reintroduce the joy of living in the present while ensuring that the fun never fades,” said Edwin Teoh, Head of Marketing, Singapore Operations, Canon Singapore. “Based on our rich heritage of imaging technology that promises vivid and long-lasting prints, the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 is our most portable printer that enables users to instantly print and safe keep their memories, with the assurance that the printout quality would not diminish over time.”
Long-Lasting Quality Prints
The SELPHY SQUARE QX10 produces trendy square prints with an album storage lifespan of up to 100 years (1). Using the dye-sublimation thermal print technology, the printed images will resemble a traditional photograph print with smooth tonal graduation and vibrant colours.
The printing process finishes with a coat of special film that has a dual purpose – giving the photo a glossy finish and protecting it from water and dirt, making it smudge-free and fade-resistant. Users can be assured that the vivid memories will not fade over the years.
(1) Album storability predicted value calculated based on Digital Colour Photo Printer Stability Evaluation (JEITA CP-3901) standard, in 23ºC and 50% humidity.
Compact and Portable
Weighing merely 445g and only slightly bigger than your palm, the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 is a highly portable device, fitting easily into a handbag or backpack. With a built-in battery, you can print your memories anywhere and conveniently charge the device using a power bank. Sporting a minimalistic design and available in three stylish colours of white, pink, and black, the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 will complement your look as a fashionable accessory. Young families looking to capture, share and store precious moments of their little ones on-the-go will find the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 a fuss-free and ideal gadget to carry along. Avid travellers will also find the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 a handy companion to document their travel adventures and sharing moments with new-found friends.
Hours of Fun and Easy Printing
Be it a special family gathering or a casual meet-up with friends, the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 encourages creative expression, with social media-friendly square-format peel-and-stick photos that are easy to print. With the SELPHY Photo Layout 2.0 app, users can experiment with a myriad of layouts to create a variety of designs on prints and stickers, which can be used to personalise everyday items – from laptops and mobile phone covers, to notebooks or even bedroom walls, the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 makes printing a joyful activity to look forward to.
Printing photos from your smartphone is a breeze with the SELPHY SQUARE QX10. Simply turn on Wi-Fi to connect to the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 and get started on printing your social media snaps. From selfies to enviable holiday pictures, the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 is your ideal companion for self-expression.
Pricing and Availability
Pricing and availability for the SELPHY SQUARE QX10 will be advised at a later date.
* Information and picture courtesy of Canon Singapore and Ogilvy *