Canon i-SENSYS LBP5050

Laser Printers

Canon i-SENSYS LBP5050

Compact, professional quality, colour laser printer for the personal office

Impress with professional colour output. This compact colour laser printer offers personal and small office users superb quality with quick, quiet operation - in a convenient, space-saving design.

  • Personal, professional quality colour laser printer
  • 8 ppm in colour, 12 ppm in mono
  • No waiting with Quick First-Print technologies
  • Up to 9600x600 dpi print resolution
  • Colour All-in-One cartridges
  • Quiet operation and energy efficient
  • USB connection USB connection
  • High colour print quality High colour print quality
  • Canon Advanced Printing Technology Canon Advanced Printing Technology

Colour close at hand

Profit from professional colour printing with this personal colour laser printer. A stylish, space-saving design and quiet operation make it the perfect desktop partner.

Time-saving performance

With our Quick First-Print technologies there’s zero warm-up time, so no waiting around when you want to print. The unit springs into action the moment it’s needed. And with up to 8 ppm colour print speeds, there’s also no waiting for print jobs to complete.

Outstanding colour output

Impress your clients and give your work added impact with beautiful colour images, bold graphics and sharp text. Canon’s image processing and S-Toner ensure the highest quality colour output.

Convenient All-in-One colour cartridges

Simply replace the compact colour cartridge - containing superior S toner, drum and cleaning units - and the printer is as good as new. There’s no mess and no hassle. Always use Authentic Canon cartridges to benefit from continuous high quality colour output.

Quiet and energy efficient

Thanks to the fan-less engine design, this printer is silent in standby and quiet during operation – so you can concentrate on your work with no distracting background noise. The unit uses only 5 watts in sleep mode providing cost savings and eco-friendly efficiency.

Easy to set up and use

Enjoy exceptionally simple set up and operation. The user-friendly Canon CAPT printer driver and Printer Status Window allow easy control of the printer – delivering outstanding colour output time after time.

Product Specification


Print Speed Up to 8 ppm colour (A4)
Up to 12 ppm mono (A4)
Printing Method Colour laser beam printing
Print Quality Up to 9600 x 600 dpi with Automatic Image Refinement
Print Resolution Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Warm-up Time 0 seconds from Standby
Approx. 25 seconds or less from power on
First Page Out Time Mono: Approx. 22 seconds or less
Colour: Approx. 28 seconds or less
Duty Cycle Max. 25,000 pages per month¹
Print Margins 5 mm-top, bottom, left and right


Paper Input (Standard) 150-sheet cassette
1-sheet manual feed slot
Paper Output 125-sheet face down
Media Types Plain paper, Recycled paper, Heavy Paper, Transparency, Coated Paper, Glossy film, Label, Index card, Envelope
Media Sizes Cassette:
A4, B5, A5, Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, Foolscap, 16K, Envelope DL, Envelope COM10, Envelope C5, Envelope Monarch, Envelope B5, Index Card, Custom sizes: Width 76.2 to 215.9 mm; Length 127.0 to 355.6mm.
Manual feed slot:
A4, B5, A5, Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, Foolscap, 16K, Envelope DL, Envelope COM10, Envelope C5, Envelope Monarch, Envelope B5, Index Card, Custom sizes: Width 76.2 to 215.9 mm; Length 127.0 to 355.6mm.
Media Weights Cassette : 60 to 230 g/m²
Manual feed slot: 60 to 230 g/m²


Power Requirements 220-240V (±10%) 50/60Hz (±2Hz)
Power Consumption Active: Approx. 207 W or less (Colour), Approx. 253 W or less (Mono)
Standby: Approx 12 W
Sleep mode: Approx 5 W
Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC): 1.652 kWh/week
Noise Level Sound power¹:
Active: 6.32 B or less
Standby: Inaudible
Sound pressure¹:
Active: 48 dB(A) or less (Mono)/ 47 dB(A) or less (Colour)
Standby: Inaudible
Dimensions (W x D x H) 401 mm x 452 mm x 262 mm
Weight Approx. 18.4 kg
Operating Environment Temperature: 10 to 30ºC (50 to 86ºF)
Humidity 10 to 80% RH (no condensation)
Control Panel 9 LED indicators
1 operation key


Memory 16 MB
Printer Languages CAPT (Canon Advanced Printing Technology)
Interface and Connectivity USB 2.0 High-Speed
Operating Systems Compatibility Windows 2000/Server 2003¹/ XP¹/ Vista
Mac OS X version 10.3.9 - 10.5.x² ³


All-in-One Cartridges Cartridge 716 Black (2,300 pages¹)²
Cartridge 716 Cyan (1,500 pages based¹)²
Cartridge 716 Magenta (1,500 pages based¹)²
Cartridge 716 Yellow (1,500 pages based¹)²
All-in-One Cartridges ¹ Based on ISO/IEC19798
² Printer ships with 800 pages starter cartridges
Duty Cycle ¹ Duty cycle is defined as the maximum number of printed pages for a single peak month. Any usage above the recommended duty cycle may decrease the life of the product
Noise Level ¹ Declared noise emission in accordance with ISO 9296
Operating Systems Compatibility ¹ 32-bit driver only
² Web distribution only
³ English driver only
  • All specifications subject to change without notice