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General Specifications

Printing resolution (dpi)

4800* (horizontal) x 1200 (vertical)

* Ink droplets can be placed with a pitch of 1/4800 inch at minimum.


USB Port:

Hi-Speed USB *1

LAN Port:

Wireless LAN: IEEE802.11n / IEEE802.11g / IEEE802.11b


*1 A computer that complies with Hi-Speed USB standard is required. Since the Hi-Speed USB interface is fully upwardly compatible with USB 1.1, it can be used at USB 1.1.

USB and LAN can be used at the same time.

Print width

8 inches/203.2 mm

(for Borderless Printing: 8.5 inches/216 mm)

Printable area

Borderless printing: Top/Bottom/Left/Right margin: 0.0 inch (0.0 mm)

Standard printing:

-Top margin:

  • 0.12 inches (3.0 mm)

-Bottom margin:

  • 0.20 inches (5.0 mm)

-Left margin:

  • Letter/Legal: 0.26 inches (6.4 mm)
  • Other sizes: 0.14 inches (3.4 mm)

-Right margin:

  • Letter/Legal: 0.25 inches (6.3 mm)
  • Other sizes: 0.14 inches (3.4 mm)
Operating environment

Temperature: 41 to 95 °F (5 to 35 °C)

Humidity: 10 to 90 % RH (no condensation)

* The performance of the printer may be reduced under certain temperature and humidity conditions.

Recommended conditions:

Temperature: 59 to 86 °F (15 to 30 °C)

Humidity: 10 to 80 % RH (no condensation)

* For the temperature and humidity conditions of papers such as photo paper, refer to the paper's packaging or the supplied instructions.

Storage environment

Temperature: 32 to 104 °F (0 to 40 °C)

Humidity: 5 to 95 % RH (no condensation)

Power supply

AC 100-240 V, 50/60 Hz

(The supplied power cord is only for the country or region you purchased.)

Power consumption

Printing (Copy): 11 W or less

Standby (minimum): 1.2 W or less *1*2

Standby (all ports connected): 1.2 W or less

OFF: 0.2 W or less *1

*1 Wireless LAN is active.

*2 The wait time for standby cannot be changed.

External dimensions

Approx. 17.6 (W) x 13 (D) x 6.5 (H) inches

Approx. 445 (W) x 330 (D) x 163 (H) mm

* With the Paper Support and Paper Output Tray retracted.


Approx. 13.9 lb (Approx. 6.3 kg)

* With the Print Head and ink tanks installed.

Print Head/Ink Total 1472 nozzles (BK 320 nozzles, C/M/Y each 384 nozzles)

Copy Specifications

Multiple copy max. 20 pages

Scan Specifications

Scanner driver

TWAIN 1.9 Specification, WIA

Maximum scanning size A4/Letter, 8.5" x 11.7"/216 x 297 mm
Scanning resolution

Optical resolution (horizontal x vertical) max: 600 x 1200 dpi

* Optical Resolution represents the maximum sampling rate based on ISO 14473.

Gradation (Input / Output)

Gray: 16 bit/8 bit

Color: RGB each 16 bit/8 bit

Network Specifications

Communication protocol TCP/IP
Wireless LAN

Supported Standards: IEEE802.11n / IEEE802.11g / IEEE802.11b

Frequency bandwidth: 2.4 GHz

Channel: 1-11 or 1-13

* Frequency bandwidth and available channels differ depending on country or region.

Communication distance: Indoors 164 feet/50 m

* Effective range varies depending on the installation environment and location.


WEP (64/128 bits)




WPS (Push button configuration/PIN code method)


Easy wireless connect

Other Features: Administration password

Minimum System Requirements

Conform to the operating system's requirements when higher than those given here.

Operating System

Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 SP1

Note: Operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with pre-installed Windows 7 or later.

.NET Framework 4.5.2 or 4.6 is required.

Hard Disk Space

3.1 GB

Note: For bundled software installation.

The necessary amount of hard disk space may be changed without notice.

Display XGA 1024 x 768

Other Supported OS

iOS, Android, Windows 10 Mobile, Chrome OS

Some functions may not be available with the supported OS.

Refer to the Canon web site for details.

Mobile Printing Capability

PIXMA Cloud Link
  • Internet connection or CD-ROM drive is required to install the software.
  • Internet connection is required to use Easy-WebPrint EX and all the user's guide.
  • Easy-WebPrint EX: Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 and 11* (for Windows) is required.
  • Some functions may not be available with Windows Media Center.
  • TWAIN driver (ScanGear) is based on the TWAIN specification V1.9 and requires the Data Source Manager comes with the operating system.
  • In an in-house network environment, the 5222 port must be released. For confirmation instructions, contact the network administrator.

Information in this guide is subject to change without notice.