Canon PIXMA MX725 Specifications


Print Resolution

Up to 9600¹ x 2400 dpi

Print Technology

5 Individual Inks (PGBK, BK, C, M, Y)

Inkjet FINE print head with 1pl (min.) ink droplet size

ChromaLife100+ inks

Mono Document Print Speed

Approx. 15.0 ipm¹

Colour Document Print Speed

Approx. 10.0 ipm¹

Photo Print Speed

Borderless 10x15cm: Approx. 21 seconds¹

Borderless Printing

Yes (A4, LTR, 20x25cm, 13x18cm, 10x15cm)

Two Sided Printing



Scanner Type

Flatbed, ADF and CIS colour scanner

Scanner Resolution (Optical)

Up to 2400 x 4800 dpi¹

A4 Scan Speed

Approx. 14 seconds¹

Maximum Document Size

Flatbed: A4, LTR (216x297mm)




Scanning Depth (Input / Output)

Colour: 48 bit / 24 bit

Greyscale: 16 bit / 8 bit


Copy Speed Colour Document

sFCOT: Approx. 12 seconds¹

sESAT: Approx. 8.4 ipm¹

sESAT ADF: Approx. 8.0 ipm¹

Multiple Copy

1 to 99 pages

Copy zoom


Copy functions

Document Copying, Photo Copying, Fit-to-Page Copying, Borderless Copying

Copy quality settings

Fast, Standard, High


Fax Type

Super G3 / Colour

Fax Resolution

Mono: up to 300 x 300dpi

Colour: 200 x 200 dpi

Fax Speed

Mono: approx. 3 sec. (33.6kbps)¹

Colour: approx. 1 min. (33.6kbps)¹

Fax Memory

Up to 250 pages

Coded Speed Dialling

Max. 100 locations

Group Dial

Max. 99 locations


Standard Ink Cartridges

PGI-550PGBK (Pigment Black)

CLI-551BK (Black)

CLI-551C (Cyan)

CLI-551M (Magenta)

CLI-551Y (Yellow)

Optional XL Ink Cartridges

PGI-555PGBK XXL (Pigment Black)

PGI-550PGBK XL (Pigment Black)

CLI-551BK XL (Black)

CLI-551C XL (Cyan)

CLI-551M XL (Magenta)

CLI-551Y XL (Yellow)


PBK (Pigment Black)

Standard: 375 document pages or 2,300* photos

Optional XL: 620 document pages or 4,600* photos

Optional XXL: 1,000 document pages or 7,500* photos

BK (Black)

Standard: 1,645* document pages or 421* photos

Optional XL: 5,000* document pages or 1,130 photos

C (Cyan)

Standard: 332 document pages or 121 photos

Optional XL: 700 document pages or 270 photos

M (Magenta)

Standard: 333 document pages or 140 photos

Optional XL: 670 document pages or 313 photos

Y (Yellow)

Standard: 329 document pages or 120 photos

Optional XL: 700 document pages or 271 photos

Composite (CMY average)

Standard CMY: 331 document pages or 126 photos

Optional XL CMY: 690 document pages or 283 photos

Testing standards

ISO/IEC 24711 for A4 colour document pages

ISO/IEC 29102 for 10x15cm colour borderless photos

Values obtained by continuous printing

* Estimated supplemental yield


Paper Types

Plain Paper

Envelopes (DL, COM10)

Canon Pro Platinum (PT-101)

Canon Pro Luster (LU-101)

Canon Plus Glossy II (PP-201)

Canon Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201)

Canon Glossy Everyday Use (GP-501)

Canon Matte (MP-101)

Canon High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)

Canon Photo Stickers (PS-101)

Canon T-Shirt Transfer (TR-301)

Maximum Paper Input

Lower cassette: Max. 250 sheets of plain paper

Upper cassette: Max. 20 sheets of photo paper

Paper Sizes

Lower cassette: A4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL, 20x25cm

Upper cassette: 10x15cm, 13x18cm

Paper Weight

Plain paper: 64 - 105 g/m²

Canon photo paper up to 300 g/m² (PT-101)



Wired Connections

Hi-Speed USB

Ethernet 10/100Mbps (auto switchable)

USB flash memory port

Wireless Connections

Wi-Fi IEEE802.11 b/g/n¹

Bluetooth v 2.0 (optional USB adapter)

Wireless LAN Frequency Band: 2.4GHz

Please refer to the user manual for instructions on how to activate/deactivate the wireless LAN.

Applications Support

PIXMA Printing Solutions app¹

Apple AirPrint

Wireless PictBridge

Print from Email


Supported Operating Systems

Windows 10 (32 and 64-bit)

Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista SP1 & SP2 / XP SP3 32-bit

Mac OS X v10.6.8 or later

Supported Mobile Systems

iOS (PIXMA Printing Solutions app, AirPrint)

Android (PIXMA Printing Solutions app)

Windows RT

Minimum System Requirements

Windows: Internet Explorer 8, internet connection or CD-ROM

Mac: Safari 5 and internet connection

Display: 1024 x 768 XGA

Software Included

MP Driver with Scanning Utility

Quick Menu

My Image Garden

Easy-WebPrint EX (plug-in for IE8 or higher)


Display Type & Size

6.2cm colour TFT display with Dual Function Panel

Display languages

English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish,

Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovene, Turkish, Greek,

Slovakian, Estonian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Romanian, Bulgarian, Japanese,

Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Indonesian

Automatic Document Feeder

Up to 35-sheets, Auto 2-sided

Dimensions (W x D x H)

491 x 396 x 231mm



Power Source

AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz

Power Consumption

Off: Approx. 0.4 W

Standby (USB connection to PC): Approx. 1.0 W (scanning lamp off)

Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 2.7 W (scanning lamp off)

Time to enter Standby mode: 7 minutes

Copying: Approx. 17 W¹

Acoustic Noise Levels

Approx. 44.0 dB(A)¹

Operating Temperature



Recommended Operating Environment

5-95%RH (no dew condensation)

Duty Cycle

up to 12,000 pages / month


All specifications subject to change without notice.

Print speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, page coverage, type of paper used etc.

Scan speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, scan mode settings and document size etc.

Copy speed may vary depending on document complexity, copy mode, page coverage; type of paper used etc. and does not take into account warming up time.

Ink yield may vary depending on texts/photos printed, applications software used, print mode and type of paper used. For more information see

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¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/9600 inch.

¹ Document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.

¹ Document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.

¹ Photo print speed is based on default driver setting using ISO/JIS-SCID N2 standard on Canon Photo Paper Plus Glossy II and does not take into account data processing time on host computer.

¹ Optical resolution is a measure of maximum hardware sampling resolution based on ISO 14473 standard. When scanning in high resolution, the scan size is restricted.

¹ Colour document scan speed is measured with ISO/IEC 24735 Annex C Test Chart A. Scan speed indicates the time measured between pressing the scan button of the scanner driver and the on-screen status display turns off.

¹ Colour document copy speed is measured based on average of sFCOT and sESAT in Performance Test of ISO/IEC 29183 standard.

¹ Fax transmission speed is based on default setting using ITU-T No.1 chart for mono and Canon Colour Fax Test Sheet for colour. Actual transmission speed may vary depending on document complexity, fax settings at receiving end, and line conditions etc.

¹ Wi-Fi frequency band: 2.4GHz, Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP, Administration password.

¹ PIXMA Printing Solutions is Canon's free application for smartphones and tablets. Not available in certain countries or regions.

¹ When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.

¹ When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings.