Single Function Black & White Printers

Canon i-SENSYS X 1238i II


Specifications in detail

General Specifications

  • Machine Type
    Black & white laser single function
  • Available Functions

Print Specifications

  • Print Speed
    Single sided:
    Up to 38 ppm (A4)
    Up to 63.1 ppm (A5-Landscape)

    Double sided:
    Up to 31.9 ipm (A4)
  • Printing Method
    Monochrome laser beam printing
  • Print Resolution
    Up to 1200 x 1200 dpi
  • Warm-up Time
    Approx. 14 seconds or less from power on
  • First-Print-Out Time
    Approx: 5.5 seconds or less
  • Printer Languages
    UFRII, PCL 5e1, PCL6, Adobe® PostScript3
  • Fonts
    45 PCL fonts, 136 PS fonts
  • Print Margins
    5 mm-top, bottom, left and right
  • Advanced Printing Features
    Secure Print
    Print from USB memory key (JPEG/TIFF/PDF)

    Barcode Print2
    Print from Cloud*: uniFLOW Online, Dropbox, GoogleDrive, OneDrive (PDF/JPEG)
    iOS: AirPrint, Canon PRINT Business app
    Android: Mopria certified, Canon PRINT Business app, Canon Print Service Plug-in

    * Subscribtion to uniFLOW Online or third party cloud services required

Media Handling

  • Paper Input (Standard)
    250-sheet cassette
    100-sheet multi-purpose tray
  • Paper Input (Option)
    550-sheet cassette
  • Maximum Paper Input Capacity
    900 sheets
  • Paper Output
  • Media Types
    Plain paper, Recycled paper, Heavy Paper, Thin paper, Colour paper, Coated paper, Label, Post card, Envelope
  • Media Sizes
    A4, A5, A5 (Landscape), B5, Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, OFFICIO, B-OFFICIO, M-OFFICIO, GLTR, GLGL, Foolscap, 16K, Post card, Indexcard, Envelop (COM10, DL, C5, Monarch), Custom sizes: Min. 76.2 x 127 mm Max. 216.0 x 355.6 mm.

    Multi-purpose tray:
    A4, A5, A5 (Landscape), B5, Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, OFFICIO, B-OFFICIO, M-OFFICIO, GLTR, GLGL, Foolscap, 16K, Post card, Indexcard, Envelope (COM10, DL, C5, Monarch), Custom sizes: Min 76.2 x 127 mm Max. 216.0 x 355.6 mm.
  • Media Weights
    Cassette: 60 to 163 g/m² (Up to 200 g/m² with Coated paper)
    Multi-purpose tray: 60 to 163 g/m² (Up to 200 g/m² with Coated paper)
  • Double Sided Printing
    A4, Legal, Letter, OFFICIO, B-OFFICIO, M-OFFICIO, GLGL, Foolscap
    Custom size - Min. 210 x 279.4 mm Max. 216.0 x 355.6 mm
    60 to 120 g/m2

Interface & Software

  • Interface Type
    USB 2.0 Hi-Speed, 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX/1000Base-T, Wireless 802.11b/g/n, Wireless Direct Connection
  • Operating System Compatibility
    Windows® 11/ Windows® 10 / Windows® 8.1 / Server 2019 / Server 2016 /Server 2012R2 / Server 2012 / Server 2008R2 /Server 2008
    Mac OS X (10.11 or later)
  • Network Protocol
    Print: TCP/IP (LPD/Port9100/IPP/IPPS/WSD)
    Management: SNMPv1, SNMPv3 (IPv4, IPv6)
    Security: TLS1.3, IPSec, IP/Mac address filtering, IEEE802.1X, SNMPv3, SSL (HTTPS, IPPS)

    Security (wireless):
    Infrastructure Mode: WEP (64/128 bit), WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES)
    Access Point Mode: WPA2-PSK (AES)
  • Software and Printer Management
    Remote User Interface (RUI),
    Department ID Management,
    Toner Status Tool,
    iW Enterprise Management Console: Server-based software for centralised management of a fleet of devices
    eMaintenance: embedded RDS allows remote eMaintenance services such as meter capture, automatic consumables management and remote diagnostics.
    Universal Log-in Manager / uniFLOW online / uniFLOW online Express / uniFLOW compatibility / Application Library

General Features

  • Processor Speed
    800MHz x 2
  • Memory
  • Control Panel
    12.7 cm LCD Colour Touch Screen
  • Dimensions with Trays (W x D x H)
    438 mm x 373 mm x 312 mm
  • Weight
    Approx. 9.2 Kg (without toner)
  • Operating Environment
    Temperature: 10 to 30ºC (50 to 86ºF)
    Humidity 20 to 80% RH (no condensation)
  • Power Source
    220-240V (±10%) 50/60Hz (±2Hz)
  • Power Consumption
    Maximum: Approx. 1,330 W
    Standby: Approx. 9 W
    Sleep mode: Approx. 0.9 W
    Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC): 0.33 kWh/week (230V)3

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  • Noise Levels
    Sound Pressure*1:
    Active: 54 dB
    Standby: Inaudible*2

    Sound Power*1:
    Active: 68 dB
    Standby: Inaudible*2

    *1 Declared noise emission in accordance with ISO 9296.
    *2 Inaudible means that the emission sound pressure level for a bystander is lower than absolute standard for background noise in accordance with ISO 7779.


  • Cartridges
    TONER T08 (11,000 pages)4

Accessories & Options

  • Items
    Cassette Feeding Module-AH1
  1. A Canon PCL5e driver is not supplied, however PCL5e commands are supported on the device.
  2. Accessory - Barcode Printing Kit-E1E is required.
  3. As per US ENERGY STAR® version 3.0.
  4. Based on ISO/IEC 19752.