Canon PIXMA GM4050
Specifications

Specifications

Integrated ink tanks

Refillable ink tanks

High-yield black ink tank.

High page yield

Exceptional page yield

18,000 pages from 3 black ink bottles*.

350-sheet capacity

Seamless scanning and copying

35-sheet ADF for a more efficient workflow.

Full connectivity

350-sheet capacity

250-sheet front cassette and 100-sheet rear feed.

Smartphone ready

Total connectivity

Ethernet and Wi-Fi connectivity.

Top quality, full speed

Smartphone ready

Canon PRINT app (iOS and Android) with cloud printing.

Easy control

Professional results

Dedicated pigment black ink for crisp, sharp text.

auto-2-sided-printing

Easy control

2-line mono LCD.

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Specifications in detail

General Specifications

Functions

Wi-Fi, Ethernet, Black & White Print, Copy, Scan, Cloud Link

Printer Specifications

Print Resolution

Up to 600 x 1200 dpi1

Print Technology

1 FINE Cartridge (Black) with Optional Colour Cartridge
Refillable ink tank printer

Mono Print Speed

Approx. 13.0 ipm2

Colour Print Speed

Approx. 6.8 ipm3

Two Sided Printing

Auto Duplex Print (A4, A5, B5, Letter - Plain Paper)

Cartridges And Yields

Standard Ink Cartridges

GI-50

Optional Colour Ink Cartridges

CL-541
CL-541XL

Cartridge Yield (Plain paper)

A4 monochrome documents printing4
Black: 6,000 pages

Colour (CL-541): 180 pages5
Colour (CL-541XL): 400 pages6
* Estimated supplemental yield

Paper Support

Paper Types

Plain Paper
High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)
Envelope

Maximum Paper Input

Rear Tray: Max. 100 sheets (plain paper)
Cassette: Max. 250 sheets (plain paper)

Automatic Document Feeder

Up to 35 Sheets (1-sided)

Paper Sizes

Rear Tray: A4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL
Envelopes(DL, COM10), Card Size(91 x 55mm)
[Custom size] width 55mm - 215.9 mm, length 89mm - 676mm

Cassette: A4, A5, B5, LTR
[Custom size] width 148.0 mm - 215.9 mm, length 210mm - 297mm

ADF: A4, LTR, LGL

Paper Weight

Rear Tray/Cassette: Plain paper: 64 - 105 g/m²

Scanner Specifications

Scanner Type

Flatbed, ADF and CIS colour scanner

Scanner Resolution (Optical)

1200 x 2400 dpi7

A4 Scan Speed

Colour: 3.5 ms/line(300dpi)
Greyscale: 1.5 ms/line(300dpi)8

Scanning Depth (Input / Output)

Colour: RGB each 16bit/8bit
Greyscale: 16 bit / 8 bit

Maximum Document Size

A4/LTR (216 x 297 mm)
ADF: A4, LTR, LGL

Copier Specifications

Copy Speed

sFCOT/Simplex (black): Approx. 12 sec9
sESAT/Simplex (black): Approx. 10.7 ipm10
ESAT/Simplex ADF (black): Approx. 11.5 ipm11

Multiple Copy

99 copies (max.)

Copy Functions

Document Copying, Photo Copying, 2-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, Frame erase copy, ID copy

Copy Zoom

25 - 400% (in 1% increments)
Fit to page
A5 to A4, B5 to A4, A4 to A5 and A4 to B5

Interface

Display Type & Size

Full Dot LCD

Display Languages

32 Languages Selectable: Japanese/English(mm & inch)/German/French/Italian/Spanish/Dutch/Portuguese/Norwegian/Swedish/Danish/Finnish/Russian/Czech/Hungarian/Polish/Slovene/Turkish/Greek/Simplified Chinese/Traditional Chinese/Korean/Indonesian/Slovakian/Estonian/Latvian/Lithuanian/Ukrainian/Romanian/Bulgarian/Croatian/Vietnamese

Interface Type - PC / Mac

Hi-Speed USB (B Port)
Ethernet: 10/100Mbps (auto switchable)
Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP, Administration password
Wireless LAN Frequency Band: 2.4GHz

Interface Type - Other

Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app
PIXMA Cloud Link
Canon Print Service Plugin (Android)
Wireless Direct
Access Point Mode

Software

Supported Operating Systems

Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 SP1

Operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with pre-installed Windows 7 or later.

Printer driver and IJ Network Device Setup Utility are available with following OS.
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1、Windows Server 2012 R2、Windows Server 2016、Windows Server 2019

Supported Mobile Systems

iOS, Android (via Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app)

Minimum System Requirements

Windows: 2.0GB or more
Note: for bundled software installation. The necessary amount of hard disk space required.
Display: 1024 x 768 XGA

Software Included

MP Driver instead
IJ Printer Assistant Tool

Physical Features

Weight

approx. 9.2kg

Dimensions (W x D x H)

approx. 403 x 369 x 234 mm

Acoustic Noise Levels

approx. 50.5dB(A)12

Operating Temperature

5-35°C

Operating Humidity

10-90%RH (no dew condensation)

Power Source

AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz

Power Consumption

Off: Approx. 0.3W   
Standby (connected to PC via USB): Approx. 0.8W
Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 1.7W
Time to enter Standby mode:  min 11min 9sec
Printing (USB connection to PC): Approx. 10W13

Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)

0.14kWh14

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.

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

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  1. Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/4800 inch
  2. A4 document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.
  3. A4 document print speed on plain paper is measured based on average of ESAT in Office Category Test of ISO/IEC 24734 standard.
  4. Page Yield is the estimated value based on Canon individual test method using the ISO/IEC 19752 monochrome chart and continuous printing simulation with the replacement after initial setup.
  5. Print colour document with optional colour cartridge. This product is a monochrome inkjet printer. Although colour printing can be done by purchasing a compatible colour cartridge, quickly using up the ink in the installed cartridge is recommended. Once the installed colour cartridge is empty, please replace with the contact protector or a new colour cartridge.
  6. Print colour document with optional colour cartridge. This product is a monochrome inkjet printer. Although colour printing can be done by purchasing a compatible colour cartridge, quickly using up the ink in the installed cartridge is recommended. Once the installed colour cartridge is empty, please replace with the contact protector or a new colour cartridge.
  7. Optical resolution is a measure of maximum hardware sampling resolution based on ISO 14473 standard.
  8. The fastest speed in Hi-Speed USB on Windows PC. Transfer time to computer is not included.
  9. Copy speeds are the average of sFCOT and sESAT, ISO/IEC 29183. Copy speeds (ADF) are ESAT of copy in sequence, ISO/IEC24735. 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.
  10. Copy speeds are the average of sFCOT and sESAT, ISO/IEC 29183. Copy speeds (ADF) are ESAT of copy in sequence, ISO/IEC24735. 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.
  11. Copy speeds are the average of sFCOT and sESAT, ISO/IEC 29183. Copy speeds (ADF) are ESAT of copy in sequence, ISO/IEC24735. 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.
  12. Plain Paper(A4, B/W). Acoustic Noise is measured based on ISO7779 standard.
  13. Copy: When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.
  14. Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC) value: TEC value was calculated assuming the unit will be constantly switched among operational mode, sleep mode, and power-off mode for 5 days, and that it will be either in sleep or power-off mode for the remaining 2 days within the same week. The TEC value of this product is calculated by Canon on their own accord using TEC measurement procedure regulated in International ENERGY STAR Program.