Printing Method Colour Laser Beam Printing
Print Speed  A4 27ppm / 27ppm (mono / colour)
Letter 28ppm / 28ppm (mono / colour)
Print Resolution 600 × 600 dpi
Print Quality with Image Refinement Technology 1200 × 1200 dpi (equivalent)
9600 (equivalent) × 600 dpi
Warm-Up Time (From Power On) 13sec. or less
First Print Out Time (FPOT) A4 8.3 / 8.6sec. (mono / colour)
Letter 8.1 / 8.5sec. (mono / colour)
Recovery Time (From Sleep Mode) 2.0sec. or less
Print Language UFR II,  PCL6, Adobe® PostScript® 3™, PDF, XPS
Fonts 93 PCL Fonts, 136 PostScript Fonts 
Auto Duplex Printing Standard
Duplex Print Speed  A4 21.9ppm / 21.9ppm (mono / colour)
Letter 23.1ppm / 23.1ppm (mono / colour)
Available Paper Size for Auto Duplex Print A4, Legal, Letter, Executive, Foolscap, Indian Legal.
(Paper weight: 60 - 163g/m2)
Supported File Format for USB Direct Print JPEG, TIFF, PDF
Paper Input
(Based ong/m2
Standard Cassette
250 sheets 
Multi-Purpose Tray 50 sheets
Optional Paper Feeder  550 sheets
Maximum Paper Capacity (Based ong/m2) 850 sheets
Paper Output (Based on 75g/m2 150 sheets (face down)
Paper Size Standard Cassette / Optional Paper Feeder (Cassette Unit AF-1)
A4, B5, A5, Legal (*1), Letter, Executive, Statement, Foolscap, Indian Legal
Envelope: COM10, C5, DL
Custom sizes (Width: 100.0.0 to 215.9mm   Length: 148.0 to 355.6mm) 
Multi-Purpose Tray A4, B5, A5, Legal (*1), Letter, Executive, Statement, Foolscap, Indian Legal, Index card,
Envelope  COM10, Monarch, C5, DL
Custom sizes(Width: 76.2 to 215.9mm  Length: 127.0 to 355.6mm) 
Paper Weight Standard Cassette /  Optional Paper Feeder (Cassette Unit AF-1) 52 to 163g/m2 (Coated: 200g/m2)
Multi-Purpose Tray 60 to 176g/m2 (Coated: 100 - 200 g/m2)
Paper Type Plain, Recycled, Color, Thick, Coated
Standard Interface Wired High-Speed USB 2.0,  USB Host
10Base-T / 100Base-TX / 1000Base-T Ethernet
Wireless Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n (Infrastructure mode, WPS, Direct Connection)
NFC Yes (Passive)
Network Protocol Print: LPD, RAW, WSD-Print (IPv4, IPv6)
TCP/IP Application Services: Bonjour (mDNS), HTTP, HTTPS DHCP, ARP + PING, Auto IP, WINS (IPv4)
DHCPv6 (IPv6)
Management: SNMPv1, SNMPv3 (IPv4, IPv6)
Networksec.urity Wired IP/Mac address filtering, SNMPv3, SSL (HTTPS / IPPS), IEEE802.1x
  Wireless WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP / AES), WPA2-PSK (AES)
Security Function IEEE802.1x, SNMPv3, HTTPS, IPSec
Mobile Printing Capability Canon PRINT Business, Canon Print Service, Google Cloud Print™, Apple AirPrint™,
Mopria® Print Service, Windows 10 Mobile.
Other Features  300 Department ID, secure Print, Application Library
Compatible Operating Systems Microsoft® Windows® 10 (32, 64-bit), Windows® 8.1 (32, 64-bit), Windows® 8 (32, 64-bit), Windows® 7 (32, 64-bit), Windows® Server 2016 (64-bit), Windows® Server 2012 R2 (64-bit), Windows® Server 2012 (64-bit),  Windows® Server 2008 R2 (64-bit), Windows® Server 2008 (32, 64-bit), Mac OS X(*2) 10.7.5 & up, Linux(*2)
Device Memory 1GB
Operational Panel 5" Colour Touchscreen LCD
Dimensions (W × D × H) 476 x 469 x 379mm 
Weight (Approx.) 19.0 kg (without cartridge)
21.0 kg (with cartridge)
Power Consumption  Maximum 1,400W or less
During Operation (Avg.) Approx. 510W
During Standby (Avg.) Approx. 17.6W
During Sleep (Avg.) Approx. 0.5W / 0.6W / 0.8W (USB / LAN / Wi-Fi)
Noise level (*3) During Operation Sound Pressure Level: 48dB
Sound Power Level: 6.3 B
During Standby Sound Pressure Level: 28dB
Sound Power Level: 42dB
Operating Environment Temperature:
10 - 30°C
Humidity: 20 - 80% RH (no condensation)
Power Requirement AC 220 - 240V (±10%), 50 / 60Hz (±2Hz)
Consumables (*4) Toner (Standard) Cartridge  046 BK: 2,200 pages (bundled: 1,100 pages)
Cartridge 046 C / M / Y: 2,300 pages (bundled: 1,200 pages)
Toner (High) Cartridge 046H BK : 6,300 pages
Cartridge 046H C / M / Y: 5,000 pages
Monthly Duty Cycle (*5) 50,000 pages
Paper Feeder Cassette Unit AF-1 (550 Sheets)
Barcode ROM Barcode Print Kit-E1
MICard Attachment MICARD Attachment Kit - B1

Specifications are subject to change without notice.
*1 Legal refers to paper measuring 215.9 x 355.6mm (8.5 x 14-inch)
*2 Drivers for Mac OS or Linux can be downloaded from when available
*3 Measured in accordance with ISO 7779, declared noise emission in accordance with ISO 9296
*4 Declared yield in accordance with ISO / IEC 19798
*5 Monthly Duty Cycle value provides a means for comparison of product robustness in relation to other Canon laser devices, and does not refer to actual maximum image output per month.