Canon PIXMA iX4000

Canon PIXMA iX4000

Canon PIXMA iX4000

Affordable A3+ printer for fast, high-quality document, photo and graphic output

Take advantage of affordable A3+ printing for high-speed, high quality output of all your photos, documents and graphics - with long-lasting photo prints. The Single Ink system ensures added economy.

  • Up to 18ppm mono, 14ppm colour (A4)
  • A3+ photo lab quality print in approx. 166 sec. in Standard mode*
  • Photo lab quality: max. 4800* x 1200dpi
  • Sharp text, vibrant colour graphics
  • ChromaLife100 for long-lasting photos*
  • PictBridge-ready
  • Single Ink system

Productive output

The PIXMA iX4000 delivers your A4 documents at up to 18ppm in mono and 14ppm in colour. Print on a range of sizes right up to A3+ and profit from fast output for all your work.

Print up to A3+

Print your photos in a variety of different sizes, all the way up to A3+. In approximately 166 seconds (Standard mode*) your photo lab quality print is ready to go. Also enjoy fast borderless photo printing!

Excellent print quality

Get detailed colour output for photos and everything else you print. The PIXMA iX4000 gives a 4800* x 1200 dpi print resolution, thanks to Canon's FINE technology with 2pl ink droplets.

Crisp text, bright colours

Get sharp and crisp black text with rich and vibrant colour graphics for all your documents, reports, web pages and other work. Expect professional and perfect print quality on a constant basis.

Prints that last a lifetime

Canon's ChromaLife100 system of print head, inks and Canon genuine photo papers preserves your memories by producing beautiful photos that last a lifetime**.

PictBridge-ready for direct photo printing

Print your photos directly from all PictBridge compatible digital cameras and camcorders, without the use of a computer quickly and easily.

Economical Single Ink system

With the Single Ink system you just change the empty ink tank, minimising ink wastage.

Robust design

The robust design of the PIXMA iX4000 provides reliable operation in all environments. A convenient 150-sheet Auto Feeder adds to overall ease. The printer is both Windows and Mac OS X compatible and features a USB2.0 Hi-Speed interface for rapid data transfer.

* see specifications

** see ChromaLife100

  • * see specifications
  • ** see ChromaLife100

Product Specification

PRINTER FUNCTIONS

Print Resolution Up to 4800 x 1200 dpi ¹
Print Engine 4-ink FINE print head with 2 pl Micro-Nozzles
Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 51 seconds (Std)
A3+: Approx. 166 seconds (Std)
Mono Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 7.2 ipm
Colour Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 5.0 ipm
Ink Cartridge Configuration Single Ink technology - 4 separate ink tanks (PGI-5BK, CLI-8C, CLI-8M, CLI-8Y)
Black Ink Tank Life PGI-5BK: 380 pages at 5% coverage ¹
PGI-5BK: 1400 pages (Printing ISO/JIS-SCID N5) ²
Media Type Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro (PR-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy (PP-101), Photo Paper Plus Double Sided (PP-101D), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-101), Glossy Photo Paper (GP-401), Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), Transparency (CF-102), T-shirt Transfer (TR-301), Photo Stickers (PS-101), Super White Paper (SW-201)
Media Input Sheet feeder: 150 sheets
Media Size Sheet feeder: A3+, A3, B4, A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 25 x 30cm (10 x 12 in), 20 x 25cm (8 x 10 in), 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm, Credit Card (54 x 86 mm)
Media Weight Sheet feeder: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to 273 g/m²
Two Sided Printing Available by manual operation only using Photo Paper Plus Double Sided, Super White Paper or plain paper in A3+, A3, A4, B5, A5, Letter & 13 x 18cm sizes
Borderless Printing Available using Photo Paper Pro (A3+, A3, A4 & 10 x 15cm), Photo Paper Plus Glossy (A3+, A3, A4, 13 x 18cm & 10 x 15cm), Photo Paper Plus Double Sided (A4 & 13 x 18cm), Photo Paper Plus Semi Gloss (A3+, A3, A4 & 10 x 15cm), Glossy Photo Paper (A3+, A3, A4, 10 x 15cm & Credit Card), Matte Photo Paper (A3, A4)

INTERFACE AND CONNECTIVITY

Interface Type - PC USB 2.0 Hi-Speed ¹
Interface Type - Camera Direct Print Port: Camera direct photo printing from PictBridge compliant digital cameras & camcorders
Camera direct printing Camera: PictBridge
Compatibility: Exif 2.2 or earlier, DPOF compliant

DRIVERS AND SOFTWARE

Minimum System Requirements Windows: PC with Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me or Windows 98, USB interface¹, CD-ROM Drive. Free hard disk space: 300 MB for Windows XP/2000 and Windows Me/98.
Mac: Macintosh computer with Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later, USB interface. Free hard disk space: 350 MB for Mac OS X v10.2.8 or later.
Driver Features Windows: Photo Optimizer PRO, Image Optimizer, Photo Noise Reduction, Vivid Photo
Mac: Vivid Photo, Photo Noise Reduction
Software Included Windows: Easy-WebPrint, Easy-PhotoPrint, PhotoRecord and Easy-PrintToolBox.
Mac: Easy-PhotoPrint

GENERAL FEATURES

Power Source AC 100 - 240V 
Power Consumption Approx. 0.8W (standby), approx. 17W (printing)
Temperature Range 5° - 35° C
Humidity 10 - 90% RH (no condensation)
Acoustic Noise Levels Approx. 37dB (A) (best quality mode)
Dimensions (W x D x H) 601 x 317.6 x 193.2mm
Weight Approx. 9.3kg
Print Resolution ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
Black Ink Tank Life ¹ Print volume figures may vary with the content of the document and the print mode. Black calculation based on an average of four printers run continuously until ink out printing 1500 characters per page, normal text, in default mode on plain paper using Windows XP and Word 2003.
² Print volume figures may vary with the content of the document and the print mode. Colour calculation based on an average of four printers run continuously until ink out printing the ISO/JIS-SCID N5 pattern in default mode on plain paper using Windows XP and Photoshop 7.0
Interface Type - PC ¹ USB operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with pre-installed Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me or Windows 98. USB 2.0 Hi-Speed performance requires Windows Service Pack 1, Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, or Mac OS.X version 10.2.7 or later with pre-installed USB 2.0 port
Minimum System Requirements ¹ USB operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with pre-installed Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me or Windows 98. USB 2.0 Hi-Speed performance requires Windows Service Pack 1, Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, or Mac OS.X version 10.2.7 or later with pre-installed USB 2.0 port
  • All specifications subject to change without notice.
  • Borderless 10x15cm photo lab quality print speed based on Standard 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
  • 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.

PGI-5BK_Twin Pack

PGI-5BK Twin Pack

Pigment Black Ink Tank
The pigment black ink is used for printing documents on plain paper and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity. The Twin Pack contains two 26ml ink tanks.

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.

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.