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LX-D5500 Inkjet Label Printer

Label Printers

Item Code: 4974B003AA

LX-D5500 is compatible with Bartender.


On-Demand Label Printing with Increased Productivity and Flexibility
The Canon LX-D5500 4" Dye-based Inkjet Label Printer can use both blank roll paper and fanfold paper, and it supports a variety of paper such as matte paper and glossy paper. This allows specific labels to be created for the correct application at the same time. There is no need to keep multiple types of pre-printed labels in inventory since you are able to print only what is needed for each task - this eliminates the need to store preprinted label inventory- saving valuable office space, as well as a reduction in individual label costs.

With Inkjet printing you can individually create labels that are specific to each product or task. For example, this means that items can have color coded inventory labels, allowing items to be retrieved faster since it has an increased visibility to improve operational efficiencies.

High-Quality and Fast Performance
The Canon LX-D5500 4" Dye-based Inkjet Label Printer is capable of 1200 x 1200 dpi High-resolution printing and fast print speeds of up to 200mm per second.1 High-resolution printing allows for the sharp reproduction of high-density bar codes and small text, that allows for more accurate, faster scanning and identification that is consistently clear. The LX-D5500 is an Inkjet Label Printer that utilizes dye-based ink.  Dye-based ink is ideal for creating brilliant and expressive labels that can capture a customer's attention and make your products stand out. The colors are brighter and more vivid than pigment inks, and the blacks they produce can be much deeper. The LX-D5500 4" Dye-Based Inkjet label printer can give you professional print quality for all your on-demand labels. This helps your sales team and customers, allowing for the ability to print on demand eye-catching product, information and promotional labels. Also, since it can handle labels with a minimum length of 6 mm to a large label of 500 mm, it is possible to create a wide range of specific labels for various applications and industries.

Less Waste with Increased Security
Inkjet label printers are simply more efficient than thermal ribbon printers by how they use ink. While thermal transfer ribbons use an entire area of ribbon, including the parts which are not used, Inkjet printing is efficient and only uses ink on the parts to be printed. Not only is this more efficient by reducing waste, but it allows for faster print speeds allowing for increased productivity.
Regardless of the size and design of the label, thermal ribbon printing consumes the ribbon even if sections aren't used or printed on. Because Inkjet label printers only use the necessary ink for each the label size and design, it is more economical and reduces waste. Moreover, since the printed information will not be recorded on ribbons, it keeps sensitive information safe, whereas thermal ribbons need to be discarded which can leave customer, client and company information exposed.



Printing Method

Dye-based Inkjet

Print Speed (up to)

First Print Out Time: 4 x 3 Label: 10 seconds or less
Default Print Speed: 200 mm/second (7.9 inches/second)
Range: 50 - 200 mm/s
Preset Options: 200 mm/s, 160 mm/s, 120 mm/s, 100 mm/s, 90 mm/s, 80 mm/s, 70 mm/s, 60 mm/s, 50 mm/s

Number of Nozzles

5,184 dots

Print Resolution (Up to)

1200x1200 dpi

Ink Compatibility

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

Paper Sizes

Width: 25.4 - 120.0 mm (Including Liner)
Length:  6.0 - 500 mm (Including Liner)

Maximum Printable Area

Width: Up to 105.9 mm (with AIS On)
Length: 3.0 - 397 mm (with AIS On)

Minimum Margin

Top/Bottom: 1.5 mm (with AIS On)
Left/Right: 2.7 mm (with AIS On)

Paper Thickness

0.145 - 0.255 mm

Paper Compatibility

Label Roll Media (with Roll Holder) & Label Fanfold Media (IJ Coated: Matte or Glossy)

Roll Paper Maximum Outer Diameter

Up to 200 mm, Core/Inner Diameter: Up to 76.2 mm
Fanfold Media: Media Height: Up to 850 mm

Body Durability

6 Million Sheets / 5 Years2

Estimated Output Number

Approx. 45,000 Cards per cartridge2


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)
RS-232C (For External Devices)

Power Source

AC 100-240v, 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption (approx.)

Maximum: Approx. 233 W
Operating: Approx. 21 W
Sleep Mode: Approx. 8 W or Less

Dimension (W x D x H)

15.2 (W) x 22.2 (D) x 15.5 (H)


55.1 lbs.6

Operating Temperature:

Temperature: 41° - 95°F (5° - 35°C)

Operating Humidity:

Humidity: 10-90% RH (Non-Condensing)


Acoustic Information
Operating Noise (Max.): 55dB or less4
Standby Noise: 35dB or less4


1 Year Warranty5

Cartridge Fill Volume

Black / Cyan / Magenta / Yellow: 240 ml

Maintenance Cartridge Info & Fill Volume

WT-X401 Maintenance Cartridge1 Approx. 210,000 Sheets1

Operational Method

Buttons/LEDs: 4 Buttons / 8 LEDs

Optional Hardware Module

CU-L02 Auto Cutter Unit
RH-L03 Roll Holder

LX-D5500 Box Contents

Canon LX-D5500 4” Dye-Based Inkjet Label Printer Canon LX-D5500 4" Dye-Based Inkjet Label Printer Ink Cartridge Set (BK,C,M,Y, 105 ml/each) Head Package Unit Power Cord Maintenance Cartridge (Installed) Printer Driver/User Guide CD Getting Started Guide Installation Adjustment Label (4" x5" Label) Warranty Card




  1. Print speeds may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, print complexity, print mode, page coverage, type of paper used, etc. Excludes pre-cleaning.
  2. Based upon standard print conditions and print size of 4"x3" inkjet coated matte label, 7.5% Duty/Color, 100 sheets x 50 jobs/day, excluding manual cleaning.
  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), or Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)/2008 (64-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 print head or 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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