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8050B001CIC

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Cartridge Type
Genuine or OEM (Original) Cartridges Remanufactured Cartridges Compatible Cartridges
Description OEM stands for original equipment manufacturer, meaning the cartridge was made by the same company that made your printer. Original brand cartridges are very reliable and sometimes the only option if your printer is new to market or uncommon. Remanufactured ink is a genuine brand cartridge that has gone through one cycle of use. After use, the cartridge is recycled, acquired by a remanufacturing facility and put through a rigorous professional refurbishing process. During the refurbishing process the cartridge is disassembled, thoroughly cleaned and tested for quality. It's then carefully refilled, tested again and brought back to life. Buying remanufactured prevents one less cartridge from ending up in a landfill. A compatible cartridge is a brand new ink cartridge built by a manufacturer other than your printer. It's like buying the generic version of the genuine brand. Most are uniquely designed to differentiate from genuine cartridges. Despite any structural difference you may notice, the cartridge will still fit in your machine and print a full yield, just like the original brand.
Price Factors Many printer manufacturers follow the razor-and-blades business model which may result in higher priced genuine cartridges. Remanufactured ink is much cheaper than the original brand ink. It's far more cost effective to refurbish a previously used cartridge than create a new OEM from scratch. Compatible ink is much cheaper than the original brand. Compatible suppliers don't have to worry about the additional costs that hinder OEMs like new printers or firmware, which lets them keep prices low.
Quality Original cartridges work extremely well and are covered under a warranty by the printer manufacturer High quality remanufactured ink will match the quality of the original, but not all remanufactured ink is created equal. Make sure you buy from a reputable supplier in order to get the absolute best results. High quality compatible ink will match the quality of the original, but not all compatible ink is created equal. Make sure you buy from a reputable supplier in order to get the absolute best results.
What's the difference between ink and toner cartridges?
Ink Cartridges Toner Cartridges
Printer Type Work with inkjet printers Work with laser printers
Material Liquid ink Dry powder
How it works Inkjet printers use a series of nozzles that spray tiny drops of ink directly on the print suface Laser toner printers use static electricity and heat to bond dry toner powder to a page
Commonly used by Casual home users, small business and photographers Large businesses and schools
Number of Pages You Can Print A cartridge's page yield is the estimated number of pages you can print. Page yield is based on 5% page coverage. This means that the quoted page yield is based upon printed pages where only 5% of the page has been imprinted with ink. For example, a short memo has approximately 5% coverage. If you have a cartridge that has a yield of 500 pages, it can print 500 pages of that short memo. If you are printing letters, photos or graphics, your coverage will vary greatly and your page yield will drop significantly.
Cartridge Warranty and Shelf Life Most ink and toner cartridges include a warranty or "best by" date on their box. Remanufactured and compatible ink cartridges can last 12-18 months unopened, and toner cartridges can last up to 3 years.
Cartridge Care and Storage Only open a cartridge when you need it. Opened cartridges will eventually dry out, especially if the protective tape or clip has been removed. If you have an open ink cartridge around and would like to try and prevent it from drying out, place it nozzle side up in a plastic airtight tub. If your cartridge came with protective tape or a clip reapply both before storing. Place a damp cloth or paper towel in the tub, next to the cartridge and keep it stored in a cool, dark place.

Compatible Canon 8050B001 / PGI-255XXL Extra High Yield Black Ink Cartridge

Page Yield: 800

Reg. Price $15.99

Our Price $7.49

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Buy 3 or More Black for $6.99 each (save $1.50+)
Our compatible 8050B001 (PGI-255XXL) extra high-yield black inkjet cartridges for your Canon printers are manufactured to meet the same original specifications and performance standards as the Canon 8050B001 OEM cartridges. Our compatible PGI-255XXL ink cartridges contain a brand new chip which allows you to track your printer ink levels. Benefit from tracking ink levels with our compatible PGI-255XXL black cartridge with a smart chip.

We offer a 100% Quality Satisfaction Guarantee on our compatible 8050B001 inkjet cartridges.

Compatible Printers

Specifications

SKU Product Type Printer Brand OEM Number Ink Color Cartridge Yield Type Page Yield Cost Per Page Capacity (ml) Shelf Life
8050B001CIC Ink Cartridge Canon 8050B001 Black Extra High 800 0.94 cents 37 36 Months
*Average cartridge page yield in accordance with ISO IEC 24711

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PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!
 
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Most Liked Positive Review

 

Excellent products

I have been purchasing this and many other products from LD Products for at least 8 years now and the failure rate is far less than 1%. We use in excess of 30 cartridges...Read complete review

I have been purchasing this and many other products from LD Products for at least 8 years now and the failure rate is far less than 1%. We use in excess of 30 cartridges a month so I have a fairly large sampling from which to make these remarks. In fact, I have recommended LD Products to many associates on many occasions based upon this fact. I don't purchase inkjet supplies from anyone other than LD Products so long as the price remains low and the quality remains high. I highly recommend using LD products.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Out of box failure.

I ordered one of these cartridges for my Canon Pixma MX922 based upon the good reviews. I'd already had it for several months before it was needed. I put it into the printer and...Read complete review

I ordered one of these cartridges for my Canon Pixma MX922 based upon the good reviews. I'd already had it for several months before it was needed. I put it into the printer and the printer registered it as an empty cartridge. I put the old cartridge, a PGI-250XL which only was low on ink, back and will continue to use it for awhile.

I doubt that I'll be buying any more of the extra high yield cartridges for this printer.

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1.0

Check your printer firmware before purchasing

By Savvy Sol

from New York, NY

Verified Buyer

Comments about PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!:

Unfortunately, The firmware in my printer doesn't read third party cartridges. As many times as I tried for it to accept it, nothing worked.

 
1.0

Will not work on my Cannon Pixima MX 922!

By CPipes

from Opelika, AL

Verified Buyer

Comments about Canon Compatible PGI-255XXL Extra HY Black Ink:

See above. They were under the location for MX922 for black ink so l ordered them, but they will not fit in the ink holder!

 
5.0

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By Michele

from Kelton, PA

Verified Buyer

Comments about PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!:

Prompt delivery.

 
5.0

Good Value

By jb

from florida

Verified Buyer

Comments about PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!:

Just as good as OEM

 
5.0

No Issues With Cartridges and Warranty is Fantastic

By Chas

from Colorado

Verified Buyer

Comments about PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!:

This is my 2nd set of cartridges from LD. The 1st set worked perfectly in my Canon inkjet. I have confidence in LD because of their strong return and replacement warranty.

 
5.0

Great Product - Nice price!

By Deanna

from Glencoe, CA

Verified Buyer

Comments about Canon Compatible PGI-255XXL Extra HY Black Ink:

I use these all the time. Never had any problems with them. Great Product at a great price!

 
5.0

my go to place for refills

By KLB

from Ann Arbor, MI

Verified Buyer

Comments about PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!:

They work well for my Canon printer

 
5.0

Great Product

By Pammy

from Sacramento, CA

Verified Buyer

Comments about PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!:

Arrived on time. Supplies last a long time. Nice to be able to see the amount of ink in each cartridge. Plus, they light up. Telling you they are working. I have had no problems with the ink printing pictures or just plain black copy.

 
5.0

First timer

By Big bang

from 54801

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Comments about PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!:

They work great

 
4.0

FAST DELIVERY

By AARON

from WINCHESTER, VA

Verified Buyer

Comments about PGI-255XXL & CLI-251XL Set of 11 Cartridges for Canon- Great Deal!:

CORRECT AND FAST.

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