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Canon Pro 10s Replacement, The Canon Pro-300

Canon Pro 10s Replacement Is The Canon ImagePROGRAF Pro-300

The Canon Pro 10s was the highest-rated photo printer however, in 2020 they released a replacement. The Canon ImagePROGRAF Pro-300. Rather than refining a great, popular printer line, Canon was bold enough to reinvent. Which gave us a Prosumer printer combining the best features of both printers. But was it worth the change?

Changes from the Pro-10s and the Pro-300:


  • 3inch LCD screen for direct printing and troubleshooting without the infamous light pulsing
  • Clog Detection using brand new Canon Lucia Pro Inks
  • Wider support for Borderless printing
  • WiFi PictBridge support
  • New Canon Professional Print And Layout support
Canon Pro 300 Printer Monitor Showing Ink Levels In Colour

What’s New Compared To my PIXMA Pro-10s?

So, it’s been announced that the Canon ImagePROGRAF Pro-300 is new and has reinvented the Photo printer. But what is actually new compared to the Canon PIXMA PRO-10s?

Onboard Screen

Well, there’s the addition of a 3″ LCD Screen onboard to control the printer. No longer will you have to wait for blinking pulses to define the issue with the printer. The Handy onscreen display will provide updates, and basic features such as quick print, or connectivity options.

New Ink

An updated ink formulation with the new Lucia-Pro pigment-based inks, offering the highest quality print with an estimated 50 years display time, without a glass covering. Canon has even included Matte Black ink, which provides deeper and richer blacks. There is even clog detection built-in for Canon genuine inks, ensuring any issues will be made aware prior to starting a print run.

Wider Borderless Support

Wider support of Borderless sizes, panoramic (Up to a huge 990mm length) and square size prints. An included skew correction will help ensure a straight print on all media, including the longer panoramic prints.

Support from the new Canon Professional Print + Layout software plugin with photoshop. Which provides a perfect screen to print a picture, matching the outcome to what you see on a monitor.

WiFi Pictbridge

New for the Canon Pro-300 is the addition of Wifi Pictbridge, any compatible Camera can now be connected wirelessly for quick prints direct from the Camera source.

New Software

Canon released new software, to assist with the quality of prints. The new Canon Professional Print And Layout software, for high-end photo printing, provides the best results and keeping it simple while doing so.

Canon Pro 300 Review

The Canon Pro 10s had a fantastic run, however the replacement. The Canon Pro-300 is not just a worthy update to one of the highest-rated printers, it’s revolutionised the Professional Photo Printing capabilities.

If you’re looking for a review, head over to our post, for a great review on the Canon ImagePROGRAF Pro-300.

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Richard 19 March 2021 at 2:29 am

Richard Krell … What is the maximum gsm for the pro-300?

Adam Whitehead 22 March 2021 at 1:40 pm

Hi Richard

Thank you for getting in touch, the Canon Pro-300 can reach up to 380gsm

Hope this helps
Thank you
The Printerbase Team

Kathe Gogolewski 13 March 2023 at 8:33 pm

Hello. Can this printer handle different papers as in thickness and matte as well as glossy

Adam Whitehead 14 March 2023 at 9:35 am

Hi Kathe

Thank you for your comment!
Yes, the Canon imagePROGRAF Pro-300 can print different thickness of paper up to 380gsm

Hope this helps
Thank you
The Printerbase Team


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