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CX-G2400 2” Card & Badge Printer

Card & Badge Printers

Item Code: 9054B002AA


Superior Speed and Accuracy
The Canon CX-G2400 2" Inkjet Card Printer is made to keep up with the fast pace of your business - so you are never wasting time waiting and can get more jobs done in the same amount of time. This advanced printer can turn out paper or plastic CR80 ID Cards or business cards at speeds up to 50 cards per minute.1 All with an ultra-crisp inkjet print resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi using dye-based inks for colorful graphics and vivid colors. Traditional thermal transfer printers simply don't compare.

High Resolution & Dual Media Printing
From increased security, to better first impressions, the 1200x1200 dpi high-resolution will allow your customers and clients to experience exceptional photo image quality. That means images and text on business cards always look sharp and crisp, ID badges are easier to identify, and barcodes scan on the first try. The Canon CX-G2400 2" Inkjet Card Printer is ready to meet the needs of a variety of markets and applications, including ID cards, business cards, personalized gift cards, membership & loyalty cards, and more. Unlike thermal printers, the Canon CX-G2400 Inkjet Printer prints on both paper and plastic. This versatility enables you to print business cards, visitor badges, and claim tickets on paper, as well as ID badges, membership, gift and loyalty cards on plastic- all on the same machine– and with fewer stops to load new media. That's because the CX-G2400 can hold up to 200 paper business cards or up to 100 plastic cards.2

High Output, Low Maintenance
Compared to cumbersome, hard-to-change, thermal printer ribbons that need to be replaced after a few hundred prints, the CX-G2400 uses easy-to-replace inkjet printer cartridges that last for thousands of prints. A great convenience during busy periods. Ribbons can leave client and customer information exposed, Inkjet unlike traditional ribbons offer a more secure and streamlined method to print secure ID card information. A standard wire lock slot feature make the Canon CX-G2400 ideal for your ID and business card printing solution.



Printing Method

Dye-based Inkjet

Print Mode

Single Sided (Simplex)

Print Speed (up to)

First Print Out Time: Business Card: 10 seconds or less1
Business Card: 50 Cards/minute (3,000 Cards Per Hour (CPH))1
Plastic Card (CR80): 50 Cards/minute ((3,000 Cards Per Hour (CPH))1

Number of Nozzles

2,816 dots

Print Resolution (Up to)

1200x1200 dpi

Ink Compatibility

4 (1 x Black, 1 x Cyan, 1 x Magenta, 1 x Yellow)

Maximum Printable Area

Width: 57.4 mm
Length: 171.4 mm

Minimum Margin

Top/Bottom: 1.5 mm (Micro Margin: 0.3 mm)
Left/Right: 2.0 mm (Micro Margin: 0.3 mm)

Paper Thickness

0.21 – 0.76 mm (0.01 - 0.03)

Automatic Sheet Feeder

Paper: 200 Business Cards2 Plastic Card: 100 Cards (CR80)2

Paper Compatibility

Paper Card: 2.1 x 3.5 Business Cards (IJ Coated Matte/Glossy)
Plastic Card: 2.13 x 3.38 PVC (CR80)
Other: Thick Cards, Labels

Body Durability

500,000 Cards / 5 Years1

Estimated Output Number

Approx. 3,500 Cards per cartridge set2

Maximum Paper Size

Width: 58.0 mm
Length: 172.0 mm

Paper Weights

0.21 - 0.60 mm


OS Compatibility

Windows 10 (64/32 bit), 8.1 (64/32 bit), 7 SP1 (64/32 bit)3

Standard Interface

USB 2.0
Ethernet (10/100/1000Base-T)

Power Source

AC 100v-240v, 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption (approx.)

Maximum: Approx. 150 W
Operating: Approx. 33 W
Sleep Mode: Approx. 5.6 W or Less

Dimension (W x D x H)

15.4 (W) x 7.09 (D) x 11.0 (H)6


17.63 lbs.

Operating Temperature:

41& - 95&F (5& - 35&C)

Operating Humidity:

10 - 90% RH (Non-Condensing)


Acoustic Information4:
Operating Noise (Max.): 58dB or less
Standby Noise: 35dB or less

Cartridge Fill Volume

Black / Cyan / Magenta / Yellow: 14.5 ml

Maintenance Cartridge Info & Fill Volume

WT-X201 Maintenance Cartridge 1
Approx. 35,000 Sheets1

Operational Method

Buttons/LEDs: 3 Buttons / 7 LEDs


2 Year Warranty5

Canon CX-G2400 Box Contents

Canon CX-G2400 Box Contents Canon CX-G2400 2" Inkjet Card Printer Set of Ink Tanks (BK, C, M, Y, 14.5 ml/each) Maintenance Cartridge (Installed) Power Cord Stacker Printer Driver/User Guide CD Getting Started Guide Basic Operation Guide Warranty Card




  1. Based upon standard business card print conditions with no image and print size of 2"x3.5" inkjet coated matte business card, 7.5% Duty/Color, 50 sheets x 2 jobs/day. Print speed based on click to drop, average print coverage, with USB connectivity, Cards Per Hour (CPH).
  2. Based upon card weight thickness measured at 300gsm (0.3mm)
  3. Operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with pre-installed Windows® 10 (64/32-bit), Windows 8.1 (64/32-bit), Windows 7 (64/32-bit).
  4. Acoustic noise is based off the measurement following ISO7779, and the display number shall follow ISO9296.
  5. Warranty and Support programs are subject to certain conditions and restrictions. See www.usa.canon.com/support for details.
  6. Printer weight measured excluding ink cartridges installed.

† Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Actual prices are determined by individual dealers and may vary.

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