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Supported Media Types

For best results, choose paper designed for how you are printing. A variety of paper for documents as well as photos or illustrations is available from Canon. Use genuine Canon paper to print important photos, when possible.

Media Types

Genuine Canon paper


  • For warnings on use of the non-printable side, see each product's usage information.

  • Page sizes and media types differ depending on the country or region where the paper is sold. For details on page sizes and media types, access the Canon website.

  • Genuine Canon paper is not available in some countries or regions. Note that in the United States, Canon paper is not sold by model number. Instead, purchase paper by name.

Paper for printing documents:

  • Canon Red Label Superior <WOP111>

  • Canon OcĂ© Office Colour Paper <SAT213>

Paper for printing photos:

  • Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" <GP-501/GP-508>*1

  • Photo Paper Glossy <GP-701>*1

  • Photo Paper Plus Glossy II <PP-201/PP-208/PP-301>*1

Paper for making original goods:

  • Photo Stickers (16 stickers per sheet) <PS-108>

  • Photo Stickers (Free Cutting) <PS-208>

  • Photo Stickers (Variety Pack) <PS-808>

  • Restickable Photo Paper <RP-101>

  • Removable Photo Stickers <PS-308R>

  • Magnetic Photo Paper <MG-101/PS-508>

Paper other than genuine Canon paper

  • Plain Paper (including recycled paper)

  • *1 A4 and Letter paper sizes are not supported.


  • When printing photos saved on a PictBridge (Wi-Fi) compliant device, you must specify the page size and media type.

Page Sizes

You can use the following page sizes.


  • Page sizes and media types the printer supports differ depending on the OS you are using.

Standard sizes:

  • Letter

  • Legal

  • A5

  • A4

  • B5

  • KG/4"x6"(10x15)

  • 5"x7"(13x18cm)

  • L(89x127mm)

  • 2L(127x178mm)

  • Square 5"

  • Hagaki

Special sizes

Special page sizes must be within the following limits:

  • Minimum size: 3.50 x 5.00 in. (89.0 x 127.0 mm)

  • Maximum size: 8.50 x 26.61 in. (215.9 x 676.0 mm)

Paper Weight

You can use paper in the following weight range.

  • Plain paper: From 17 to 28 lb (64 to 105 g /m2)