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Printing Method Bubble Jet ink-on-demand
Number of Nozzles BC-21 e Color BJ Cartridge-64 nozzles for black, 24 x 3 nozzles for color; BC-22e Photo BJ Cartridge (optional)-136 (64 black, 24 x 3 color); BC-20 Black BJ Cartridge (optional) 128 nozzles
Print Resolution (Up to) Black:720 x 360 dpi ( BC-20 Black BJ Cartridge) with smoothing
Color:720 x 360 dpi (BC-21e Color BJ Cartridge)
Paper Compatibility Letter, legal, A4, US #10, European envelope;glossy photo paper, greeting cards, high gloss film, high resolution paper, plain paper, transparencies, T-shirt transfers.
Paper Handling Automatic feed, Manual feed
Paper Weights 17lb to 24lb (64 to 90 g/m)


Copy Resolution (up to) 360 x 360 dpi (256 grayscale)
Copy Speed (up to) 99 copies/page; first copy 30 seconds;multiple copies 3ppm
Zoom Reductions to 70%


Scanner Type 600dpi (
Max. Resolutions Optical:300 dpi optical.


Applicable Line Public Switched Telephone Network
Compatibility G3
Data Compression System MH; MR; ECM-MMR; JBIG; JPEG( color)
Modem Speed 14400/9600/7200/4800/2400 bps; Automatic fallback
Transmission Speed (approx.) 6sec/page at 14.4 Kbps; (Memory Tx mode, MMR)
Fax Resolution Horizontal x Vertical; Fine mode (203 x 196 dpi); Standard mode (203 x 98 dpi)
Fax Printing Speed 4 ppm (BC-20 Black BJ Cartridge)
Document Feeder 20 pages
Speed Dialing Automatic dialing ( one touch speed dialing-12 locations;coded speed dialing-100 locations); Manual 10 key dialing; Automatic redialing(Redial 1-10 times, 2-99 min. intervals); Manual redialing.
Receive Mode Fax only mode; Fax/Tel mode; manual mode; answering machine mode; DRPD(Distinctive Ring Patter Detection)
Other Features Sequential broadcast- up to 11 locations; Automatic receiving;Non-ring reception; De-active ECM; Remote reception by extension phone.
Report Reference Activity report- up to 20 transactions; Non-delivery report;TTI (Transmitter Terminal Identification); RTI (Remote Terminal Identification)


OS Compatibility TWAIN
System Requirements Windows 95/98 and Windows NT 4.0 ( Service Pack 2 or later)Pentium 90 or higher processor, 32 MB RAM (64MB recommended);Approx. 100 MB available hard-disk space (Standard installation);CD-ROM drive (or access to a CD-ROM drive over a network);Bi-directional IEEE 1284 compatible parallel cable, Color SVGA monitor
Power Source 120V AC; 60 Hz
Power Consumption (approx.) 37.9 W (maximum) 6W (standby)
Dimension (W x D x H) 14.4" x 12.7" x 8.1"
Weight 10.5 lbs
Operating Temperature: 41 &DEG F- 90.5&DEG
Noise 0 dB(A)-standby; 45dB(A)-operating
Warranty 1-year limited warranty with Select Exchange/ASF
Title Canon Support | Safety Notice: Reports of Smoke from Inkjet Printers
Advisory Type
Date 06.03.09



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