Canon have announced the release of the Bubble Jet i80, which they claim is the world's fastest and highest resolution mobile printer. The A4 printer, which purports to offer an output of 10ppm (colour) and 14ppm (mono) and a resolution of 4800-x-1200 dpi, will be available from March for around £170 plus VAT.

The printer offers Bluetooth support, Micro-Nozzles delivering 2pl droplet size and an optional battery pack/charger claims Canon. The printer is PictBridge compatible for direct USB connection and photo printing.

“The ... Bubble Jet i80 ... combines desktop printing, power and true portability with stylish design and high specifications”, said Malcolm Hills, head of Canon Consumer Imaging in the UK and Ireland.