Canon PIXMA MX340

Canon PIXMA MX340

Canon PIXMA MX340

Productive inkjet All-In-One with Wi-Fi for the Home and Office.

PIXMA MX340 is the ideal companion for the home and office; fax, print, copy and scan easily with the 30-sheet ADF, and enjoy the flexibility of built-in Wi-Fi.

  • Print, Scan, Copy and Fax
  • Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Super G3 fax with save to USB
  • 30-sheet ADF
  • ISO: ESAT speed 8.4/4.8 ipm (mono/col.)
  • USB scan
  • Borderless photolab print in 43 sec.
  • ChromaLife100
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Share 4-in-1 functionality without limits

Print, Scan, Copy and Fax from virtually anywhere in the home or office with Wi-Fi connectivity. Easily connect to a wireless network, without the need for clumsy connecting cables.

Fast faxing

Take advantage of fast, 33.6kbps Super G3 faxing. Incoming faxes can be saved to internal memory and then be saved to a USB key - so you can view and archive them without the need to print every one.

Productive document handling

Automatically Scan, Copy or Fax large documents fast and efficiently with the built-in, 30-sheet Automatic Document Feeder (ADF). Scan and save to ‘Compact pdf’ function ensures a small file size, ideal for saving or e-mailing.

Real quality. Realistic print speeds

Canon supports the industry-wide ISO standard for measuring print and copy speeds. This makes it easy to select the right PIXMA for you based on real print performance. The PIXMA MX340 offers ISO ESAT speeds of 8.4ipm for mono documents and 4.8ipm for colour. Canon’s FINE technology with 2pl ink drops and up to 4800x1200dpi print resolution delivers the finest details. Print a 10x15cm borderless photo in approximately 43 seconds with default settings.*

Great photocopying

Copy colour photos, text and images quickly and accurately, with superb colour reproduction, thanks to Dual Colour Gamut Processing Technology.

PC-free scan and print

Scan images and documents direct to USB key or print images from PictBridge.

Smart, easy-to-use software

Easy-Web Print EX makes it easy to clip, edit and print information from the web, exactly the way you want it. Auto Document Fix delivers superb and easy-to-read scans for colour documents. Auto Photo Fix II corrects a wide range of common faults and optimises photo image quality.

Quick and easy

Quick Start gets functions up and running straight away. Then getting the most from them is easy, thanks to the intuitive and logical User Interface.

Long lasting, beautiful photos

The ChromaLife100+ system** provides long lasting, beautiful photos. The combination of the PIXMA MX340, original Canon inks and certain genuine Canon photo papers preserves memories for a lifetime.

  • * See specifications

  • ** See www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100

Product Specification

TYPE

Available Functions Print, Scan, Copy, Fax, 30 page ADF and Wi-Fi

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 4800¹ x 1200 dpi
Print Engine InkJet 4-ink with minimum 2 pl ink droplets and FINE Cartridges
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 43 seconds (Standard)
Mono Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 8.4 ipm
Colour Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 4.8 ipm
Ink Cartridge Configuration FINE Cartridge - PG-510, CL-511 (Optional - PG-512, CL-513)
Black Ink Tank Life Black: 220 pages (PG-510), 401 pages (PG-512)¹
Black: 2955 photos* (PG-510), 7275 photos* (PG-512)²
* Estimated supplemental yield
Colour Ink Tank Life Colour: 244 pages (CL-511), 349 pages (CL-513)¹
Colour: 83 photos (CL-511), 122 photos (CL-513)²
Media Type Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Pro II (PR-201), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), Photo Stickers (PS-101), T-Shirt transfer (TR-301)
Media Input Rear Tray: Max. 100 sheets
Media Size Rear Tray: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL, COM10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm
Media Weight Rear Tray: Plain paper 64 to 105 g/m² and Canon special media up to approx. 300 g/m² (PT-101)
Two Sided Printing Available by manual operation using plain paper in A4, B5, A5, Letter & 13 x 18cm sizes (Windows only)
Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm)
Camera Interface and Connectivity Direct Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digital cameras & camcorders
Other Features Photo Optimizer PRO (Windows only), Image Optimizer (Windows only), Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo, Monochrome Effects (Sepia, Blue, Green, Pink, Select Colour), Simple Illustration

FAX FUNCTIONS

Standalone fax Yes
PC Fax Win: Via Fax modem (in MFP)*,
Mac: n/a
*1 location, B/W transmission only
Colour Fax (ITU-T.30E compliant) Yes
Transmission Speed Mono/colour Mono: Approx. 3 sec./page (33.6kbps)
(based on default setting using ITU-T No.1 chart)¹

Colour: Approx. 1 min/page (33.6kbps)
(based on default setting using Canon Colour Fax Test Sheet)¹
Modem Speed Maximum 33.6kbps (Automatic fall back)
Compression Method Mono/colour Mono: MH, MR, MMR,
Colour: JPEG
Fax Resolution Mono: 8pels/mm x 3.85 lines/mm (Standard), 8pels/mm x 7.7 lines/mm (Fine), 300dpi x 300dpi (Extra Fine)
Colour: 200 x 200 dpi (Photo)
Greyscale/Colour gradation Mono: 256 levels,
Colour: 24 bit (full colour) (RGB each 8 bit)
Automatic document feeder Up to 30 pages (single side)
Memory Transmission Yes
Fax Memory Up to 50 pages (page count is based on ITU-T No.1 chart or Canon Fax Standard Chart No.1) and copy files to USB flash memory
Dual Access Yes
Coded Dials max 20 locations
Group Dial max 19 locations
Redial Yes
FAX/TEL Auto Switch Yes (manual)
Answering Machine Hook-up Yes
Remote Reception Yes
Sequential broadcast Yes
Error correction mode (ECM) Yes, ITU-T T.30 compatible
Telephone handset No
Reports Unwanted & Junk Fax Reject, Save faxes to Memory card or USB, Fax number re-entry, Check RX fax info, Import contact information from PC or Mac, Activity report, Group number lists, Telephone number list, Memory list, Rejected number list, Caller history list, Fax scan contrast, Dial search, Activity report

SCANNER FUNCTIONS

Scanner Type Flatbed and ADF, CIS colour scanner
Automatic document feeder Yes up to 30 pages
Scanner Resolution Optical Up to 1200 x 2400dpi
Up to 600 x 600 dpi (ADF)
Scanner Resolution Digital 25 - 19200dpi (Platen only)
Colour Scanning Depth 48 / 24 bit (RGB each 16 / 8 bit)
Halftone/Greyscale 16 / 8 bit
Compatibility TWAIN / WIA (Windows XP / Windows Vista/ Win 7)
Effective Scanning Width Flatbed: A4/Letter
ADF: A4/Letter/Legal
OCR Bundle Yes (MP Navigator EX)
Other Features Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, Multi-Scan, PDF file creation/editing/password security, compact PDF creation, Auto Document Fix, Descreen, Unsharp mask, Prevent show through

COPIER FUNCTIONS

Colour/Photo Copy Yes
Copy Speed Colour Document Approx. 31 sec. ¹
Copy Speed Colour Document (ADF) ESAT: Approx. 3.4 ipm¹
Multiple Copy 1 to 99 copies
Zoom 25 – 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios
Other Features Automatic document feeder: Yes up to 30 pages
Auto Intensity (AE copy), Manual Intensity Adjustment, Image Repeat copy, Fit-to-page copy, Borderless copy, Sticker copy*, 2-on-1 copy, 4-on-1copy, Frame erase copy*, Collated copy (ADF)

* not supported for ADF

INTERFACE AND SOFTWARE

Interface Type - PC Hi-Speed USB (B Port),
Bluetooth Ver2.0 maximum speed 1.44Mbps (Option, HCRP) (with optional Bluetooth Unit BU-30)
Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11g/IEEE802.11b (Compatible with IEEE802.11n¹ ), Frequency: 2.412GHz-2. 472GHz, Set-up: WCN, WPS (Push-Button Configuration, PIN code method), Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP64/128bit, Administration password
Interface Type - Mobile Phone / PDA Bluetooth Ver2.0 maximum speed 1.44Mbps (Option, JPEG only, OPP, BIP) (with optional Bluetooth unit BU-30)
Photo printing via PictBridge
Supported Operating System Windows 7, Windows Vista, Vista SP1 / Windows XP SP2, SP3 / Windows 2000 Professional SP4
Mac OS X v.10.4.11 - v.10.6
Operating System Requirements Common: CD-ROM drive
Windows: Internet Explorer 6 or higher, display resolution SVGA 800 x 600 or higher
Windows 7: (Processor: 1GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor, RAM: 1 GB of RAM (32-bit)/2 GB of RAM (64-bit))
Windows Vista, Vista SP1, SP2: (Processor: 1 GHz processor, RAM: 512mb)
Windows XP SP2, SP3, Windows 2000 Professional SP4: (Processor: 300MHz, RAM: 128mb)

Mac OS: Safari, display resolution XGA 1024 x 768, Mac OS Extended FS or Mac OS Extended (Journaled)
Mac OSX 10.6: (Processor: Intel Processor, RAM: 1GB)
Mac OSX 10.5: (Processor: Intel processor, PowerPC G5, PowerPC G4 (867MHz or faster), RAM: 512mb)
Mac OSX 10.4.11: (Processor: Intel processor, PowerPC G5, G4, G3, RAM: 256mb)
Software Included Canon MP Navigator EX, Canon Easy-PhotoPrint EX, Easy-WebPrint EX Downloader¹, Speed Dial Utility

GENERAL FEATURES

Dimensions (W x D x H) 458 x 415 x 198mm
Number of language (LCD) 22 Languages selectable: Japanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovenian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Greek, Traditional Chinese, Korean
Temperature Range Operating environment: 5° - 35° C
Humidity Operating humidity: 10 - 90%RH (no dew condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels Approx. 45.5 dB(A)
When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings.
Weight Approx. 8.6 kg
Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 2.2 W (when scanning lamp is off) (USB connected to PC),
Off: Approx. 0.8 W (USB connected to PC),
Copying: Approx 11 W¹
Black Ink Tank Life ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711. Values obtained by continuous printing.
² Printing Canon standard photos continuously on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II with default settings using Windows Vista printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows Vista Home Premium Photo Gallery. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
Colour Ink Tank Life ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711. Values obtained by continuous printing.
² Printing Canon standard photos continuously on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II with default settings using Windows Vista printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows Vista Home Premium Photo Gallery. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
Transmission Speed Mono/colour ¹ Actual transmission speed may vary depending on document complexity, fax settings at receiving end, and line conditions.
Copy Speed Colour ¹ ESAT ADF copy speed on plain paper is measured based on the test standard of ISO/IEC 24735.
Interface Type - PC ¹ Transmission rate will be limited to IEEE802.11g and operate in the 2.4GHz frequency band.
Software Included ¹ Easy-WebPrint EX requires 32 bit version of Internet Explorer 7 or 8
Power Consumption ¹ When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.
Print Resolution ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
Copy Speed Colour Document ¹ FCOT on plain paper is measured based on the test standard of ISO/IEC 24735 annex D. ESAT ADF copy speed on plain paper is measured based on the test standard of ISO/IEC 24735.
  • All specifications subject to change without notice.
  • Borderless 10x15cm photo lab quality print speed based on default driver setting using ISO/JIS-SCID N2 on Canon Photo Paper Plus Glossy II media
  • Document print speed (ipm) on plain paper is measured based on the office category test of ISO/IEC 24734.
  • Print speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, page coverage,
  • type of paper used and does not take into account data processing time on host computer.
  • Ink yield may vary depending on texts/photos printed, applications software used, print mode and type of paper used. For yield information see www.canon-europe.com/ink/yield
  • Copy speed may vary depending on a number of factors and does not take into account warming up time.
  • All brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies.
  • Microsoft, Windows and the Windows logo are trademarks, or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.
  • For more information on ChromaLife100+ please visit www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100

Accessories & Supplies

Standard Inks

Thanks to Canon’s unique print head technology (FINE), every PIXMA is able to print amazing quality documents and photos with speed. Genuine Canon inks guarantee maximum quality, long lasting prints and reliability of your printer.

PGI-5BK

PGI-5BK

Pigment Black Ink Tank
This 26ml pigment black ink is used for printing documents on plain paper and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity.

CLI-8C

Cyan Ink Tank
The ChromaLife100 dye-based ink range delivers stunning quality and vibrant photos in colour and monochrome. The 13ml cyan ink tank offers long lasting photo prints.

CLI-8M

Magenta Ink Tank
The ChromaLife100 dye-based ink range delivers stunning quality and vibrant photos in colour and monochrome. The 13ml magenta ink tank offers long lasting photo prints.

CLI-8Y

Yellow Ink Tank
The ChromaLife100 dye-based ink range delivers stunning quality and vibrant photos in colour and monochrome. The 13ml yellow ink tank offers long lasting photo prints.

Value packs

Canon genuine value packs are designed to offer you convenience and savings. Twin and Triple Packs, contain two or three of the same inks while Multipacks contain two or more different inks for the same printer. Perfect for frequent users and high-volume printing environments.

CLI-8 BK/PC/PM/R/G

Five Colour Multipack
This multipack contains one each of black, photo cyan, photo magenta, red and green ink tanks. The set of five colour 13ml ink tanks offer you convenience and savings. The ChromaLife100 inks deliver stunning results and longevity.

CLI-8 C/M/Y

Three Colour Multipack
This multipack contains one each of cyan, magenta and yellow ink tanks. The set of three colour 13ml ink tanks offer you convenience and savings. The ChromaLife100 inks deliver stunning results and longevity.

Value packs

Canon genuine value packs are designed to offer you convenience and savings. Twin and Triple Packs, contain two or three of the same inks while Multipacks contain two or more different inks for the same printer. Perfect for frequent users and high-volume printing environments.

PG-510/CL-511 Multipack

Black and Colour FINE Cartridge
This multipack contains one 9ml black and one 9ml colour cartridge and provides you with the full set of inks for your printer offering convenience and savings.

Photo Papers

LU-101

Photo Paper Pro Luster
Achieve vivid colour and stunning monochrome photographic printing with Photo Paper Pro Luster, a professional photo paper with lustre texture for a traditional photolab look which you can create at home.

PP-201

Photo Paper Plus Glossy II
Canon’s Photo Paper Plus Glossy II is the perfect photo paper for superior quality output with a glossy finish. It provides the perfect finish for digital photographs and all your reprints.

SG-201

Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss
Canon’s Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss, is a satin finish paper with the texture of real photographic paper. This high quality paper produces brilliant photographs with reduced glossiness for a softer finish.

GP-501

Glossy Photo Paper “Everyday Use”
Glossy photo paper for printing everyday photographs and reprints with photo-lab quality. "Everyday Use" photo paper provides economical way to produce your holiday photos with glossy finish at home.

MP-101

Matte Photo Paper
Matte Photo Paper produces high quality photographs, graphics and text with a matte finish. Also suitable for more creative uses, such as greetings cards, displays and paper craft.

HR-101N

High Resolution Paper
Professional This coated paper is designed to produce brilliant colours and sharp, vivid images. Ideal for printing high quality documents, spread sheets and presentations containing photos and graphics.

TR-301

T-Shirt Transfer material
Customise your t-shirts, jerseys, cushion covers and more with photos, graphics or your own designs using this creative paper. Easily print and iron on to a cotton or poly-cotton material.

PS-101

Photo Stickers
Easily print, peel and stick the photo stickers to most smooth surfaces. Use for personalizing with creative images, or simply use for high quality labelling, the choice is yours.