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Canon PIXMA MG5240

Inkjet Photo Printers

PIXMA MG5240
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    Canon PIXMA MG5240

    Wireless, high quality, feature-rich All-In-One for the home.

    PIXMA MG5240 is an advanced, feature-rich All-In-One with Wi-Fi, Auto Duplex print and Direct Disc print. Get to the functions quicker with an intuitive interface & 6.0cm TFT display.

    Benefits

    • 5 Single Inks & 9600dpi
    • Wi-Fi
    • ISO ESAT 11/9.3 ipm mono/col
    • 10x15cm photo in 20 sec
    • Full HD Movie Print
    • Auto Duplex print, 2-way paper feeding & Direct Disc print
    • Easy-WebPrint EX
    • Intuitive interface with 6.0cm TFT display
    • CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM
    • Auto Photo Fix II
    PIXMA MG5240

    Key Features

    • Only change the ink which runs out Only change the ink which runs out
    • Micro ink droplets for precise print Micro ink droplets for precise print
    • High resolution photo printing High resolution photo printing
    • User-friendly colour display User-friendly colour display
    • Automatic double sided printing Automatic double sided printing
    • Print directly onto disc Print directly onto disc
    • Use and share wirelessly Use and share wirelessly
    • High resolution scanning High resolution scanning
    • Print images from your movies Print images from your movies
    • Smart web printing Smart web printing
    • Built-in card reader Built-in card reader
    • Self Opening Tray Self Opening Tray

    Get Connected

    With Wi-Fi and AirPrint support you can print from smartphones, tablets and Apple devices.

    Be Creative

    Bring memories back to life using software that will inspire creative ways to print.

    Superior Quality

    Unique printing and ink technologies in PIXMA printers give outstanding, high quality prints.

    Detailed Features

    Superior photolab-quality in the home

    The productive PIXMA MG5240 delivers stunning photolab-quality colour photos as well as professional-looking business documents. Document print speeds are an impressive 11.0 ipm for mono documents and 9.3 ipm for colour. A 10x15cm borderless photolab-quality print is delivered in just 20 seconds*.

    Go wireless

    With built-in Wi-Fi capabilities, it’s the ideal All-In-One for the family to share. Print, scan or use a memory card wirelessly.

    Full HD Movie Print

    Capture memories by turning your Canon digital camera movie moments into beautiful prints with Canon’s Full HD Movie Print. Simply play your movie using the Full HD Movie Print software, and capture a frame or frames to print. Advanced Canon technologies enhance the image producing photo quality you never thought possible from a movie.

    Maximise ink efficiency

    Employing 5 Single Ink tanks means only the ink that runs out needs replacing - reducing waste and optimising ink usage.

    Advanced Media Handling

    The PIXMA MG5240 offers incredible versatility with its 2-way paper feeding, enabling different paper types to be loaded at the same time, and you can also print directly onto compatible DVDs, Blu-ray® discs and CD-ROMs. An Auto Duplex feature makes it easy to print documents on both sides of the paper.

    Intelligent software

    Easy-WebPrint EX lets you easily clip & combine information from multiple web pages. Auto Photo Fix II enables photos to be optimised with corrections such as red eye removal. Easy-PhotoPrint EX allows easy layouts for printing photos, calendars, and features a Flickr® search function to find appropriate publicly available images.

    CREATIVE PARK PREMIUM is an online service that lets you download photos & illustrations from internationally recognised photographers & artists, for creating professional looking prints, greeting cards and more. Access is only available with Canon genuine inks installed**.

    Fast and easy to use

    Quick Start technology means the device ready to go just seconds after it’s switched on. Canon’s Quick Operation minimises the number of steps needed to access many features via the 6.0cm colour TFT display.

    Long lasting, beautiful photos

    The ChromaLife100+ system provides long lasting, beautiful photos. The combination of the PIXMA MG5240, original Canon inks and genuine Canon photo papers preserves memories for a lifetime***.

    • * See Specifications
    • ** Requires internet connection
    • *** See www.canon-europe.com/chromalife100 for further details

    Product Specification

    TYPE

    Available Functions Print, Scan & Copy. Camera, Memory Card, Mobile phone and direct disc printing

    PRINTER FUNCTIONS

    Print Resolution Up to 9600¹ x 2400 dpi
    Print Engine InkJet 5-ink with minimum 1 pl droplet size and FINE print head
    Photo Lab Quality Speed Borderless 10 x 15cm: Approx. 20 seconds
    Mono Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 11.0 ipm
    Colour Print Speed ESAT: Approx. 9.3 ipm
    Ink Cartridge Configuration Single Ink technology - 5 separate ink tanks (PGI-425PGBK, CLI-426BK, CLI-426C, CLI-426M, CLI-426Y)
    Black Ink Tank Life Black: 341 pages (PGI-425PGBK), 3005 pages* (CLI-426BK)¹
    Black: 3800 photos* (PGI-425PGBK), 660 photos* (CLI-426BK)²
    *Estimated Supplemental Yield
    Colour Ink Tank Life Cyan: 520 pages (CLI-426C), Magenta: 500 pages (CLI-426M), Yellow: 515 pages (CLI-426Y)¹
    Cyan: 207 photos (CLI-426C), Magenta: 204 photos (CLI-426M), Yellow: 202 photos (CLI-426Y)²
    Media Type Plain Paper, Envelopes, Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101), Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201), Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201), Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" (GP-501), Matte Photo Paper (MP-101), High Resolution Paper (HR-101N), T-shirt Transfer (TR-301), Photo Stickers (PS-101)
    Media Input Rear Tray: Max. 150 sheets
    Front Tray: Max. 150 sheets
    Direct Disc Print Tray: 1 printable Blu-Ray® Disc, DVD or CD
    Media Size Rear Tray: A4, B5, A5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL size or Commercial 10), 10 x 15cm, 13 x 18cm, 20 x 25cm
    Cassette: A4, B5, A5, Letter
    Media Weight Rear Tray: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m² and supported Canon special media up to approx. 300 g/m²
    Cassette: Plain paper: 64 to 105 g/m²
    Direct Disc Printing Available as standard
    Two Sided Printing Automatically selectable using plain paper in A4, B5, A5 & Letter sizes
    Borderless Printing Yes (A4, Letter, 20 x 25cm, 13 x 18cm, 10 x 15cm)
    Compatible Memory Cards USB Flash Memory, CompactFlash, Microdrive, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro, Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMedia Card (Ver4.1), and MultiMedia Card Plus (Ver4.1).
    xD-PictureCard¹, xD-PictureCard Type M¹, xD-PictureCard Type H¹, Memory Stick Micro¹, RS-MMC¹, MMCmobile Card¹, mini SD Card¹, micro SD¹, mini SDHC Card¹ and micro SDHC¹.
    Card Direct Print Functions Select photo, print all photos, label print, photo index print (standard & contact print), calendar print, ID photo print, print job queuing, Direct Disc Print
    Card Direct Print Enhancements Auto Photo Fix II, Red-eye correction, noise reduction, face brightener, crop image
    Print Driver Features Collate, multiple page per sheet print, booklet print¹, poster print¹, scaled print¹, fit-to-page print, Photo Noise Reduction, photo effects

    SCANNER FUNCTIONS

    Scanner Type Flatbed CIS colour scanner
    Film Scanning n/a
    Scanner Resolution Optical Up to 2400 x 4800dpi
    A4 Scan Speed (reflective) Approx. 17 seconds¹
    Colour Scanning Depth 48 bit input / 24 bit output (RGB each 16 / 8 bit)
    Halftone/Greyscale 16 bit input / 8 bit output
    Compatibility TWAIN / WIA
    Effective Scanning Width A4/LTR (216x297mm)
    OCR Bundle Yes (MP Navigator EX)
    Scan Methods & Enhancements Scan jpeg, compact PDF or normal PDF to memory card or USB memory, attach to email, Push-scan, Auto Scan Mode, Auto Document Fix, PDF file creation/editing/password security*, Stitch Assist*, Correct document orientation, Prevent show through, Correct slanted documents, Photo corrections (Fading correction, Grain correction, Reduce dust and scratches, Backlight correction, Auto Tone), Gutter Shadow Correction, Text (OCR)
    * Function with MP Navigator EX

    COPIER FUNCTIONS

    Colour/Photo Copy Yes
    Copy Speed Colour Document FCOT: Approx. 15 secs
    Multiple Copy max. 99 copies
    Zoom 25 - 400% in 1% increments and preset ratios
    Copy functions & enhancements Borderless copy, two-sided copy, 2-on-1 and 4-on-1 copy, frame erase copy, Disc label copy, Auto Photo Fix II, fade restoration

    INTERFACE AND SOFTWARE

    Display Type & Size 6.0cm colour TFT display with Quick Operation
    Interface Type - PC / Mac Hi-Speed USB (B Port),
    Bluetooth Ver2.0 maximum speed 1.44Mbps (Option, HCRP) (with optional Bluetooth Unit BU-30)
    Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11b/g Set-up: WCN, WPS (Push-Button Configuration, PIN code method), Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP64/128bit, Administration password
    Interface Type - Non PC Over Wi-Fi: Android devices¹, iPhone², iPod touch², iPad², Sony Playstation 3
    Bluetooth Ver2.0 maximum speed 1.44Mbps (Option, JPEG only, OPP, BIP) (with optional Bluetooth unit BU-30)
    Photo printing via PictBridge
    Supported Operating System Windows 8 (32 and 64bit)
    Windows RT
    Windows 7 (32 and 64bit)
    Windows Vista (32 and 64bit)
    Windows XP (32bit)
    Windows 2000
    Mac OS X 10.4.11 - 10.8
    Operating System Requirements Windows 7: 1 GHz or faster cpu, 1 GB RAM (64 bit requires 2 GB RAM)
    Windows Vista (32/ 64 bit): 1 GHz or faster cpu, 512 MB RAM
    Windows XP SP2,3: 300 MHz or faster cpu, 128 MB RAM
    Browser: Internet Explorer 6 or higher
    CD-ROM Drive
    Display: 1024 x 768 or better¹²
    Mac OS 10.6: Intel Processor, 1 GB RAM
    Mac OS 10.5: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G4, G5, 867 MHz or faster)
    Mac OS 10.4.11: Intel or PowerPC Processor (G5, G4, G3), 256 MB RAM
    Browser: Safari 3 or higher
    CD-ROM Drive
    Display: 1024 x 768 or better²
    Software Included Canon Multifunctional drivers, Canon MP Navigator EX (including OCR and PDF file creation), Canon Easy-PhotoPrint EX with Full HD Movie Print function, Canon Easy-WebPrint EX, and Canon Solution Menu EX

    GENERAL FEATURES

    Dimensions (W x D x H) 455 x 368 x 160mm
    Number of language (LCD) 22 Languages selectable: Japanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese, Norwegian, Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Russian, Czech, Hungarian, Polish, Slovenian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Greek, Traditional Chinese, Korean
    Temperature Range Operating environment: 5° - 35° C
    Humidity Operating humidity: 10 - 90% RH (no condensation)
    Acoustic Noise Levels Printing (when feeding from rear tray): Approx. 47.5 dB(A)
    When printing ISO/JIS-SCID N2 pattern on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using default settings
    Weight Approx. 8.1 kg
    Power Source AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
    Power Consumption Standby: Approx. 1.6W (when scanning lamp is off),
    Off: Approx. 0.4W,
    Copying: Approx 21W¹
    Print Resolution ¹ Ink droplets can be placed with a minimum pitch of 1/9600 inch
    Black Ink Tank Life ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711. Values obtained by continuous printing.
    ² When printing Canon standard patterns continuously with the default settings on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using Windows 7 printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows 7 Home Premium's Windows Photo Viewer. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
    Colour Ink Tank Life ¹ Declared yield value in accordance with ISO/IEC 24711. Values obtained by continuous printing.
    ² When printing Canon standard patterns continuously with the default settings on 10x15cm Photo Paper Plus Glossy II using Windows 7 printer driver in borderless printing mode and Windows 7 Home Premium's Windows Photo Viewer. Declared yield value determined based on Canon standard method referring to ISO/IEC 24711.
    Compatible Memory Cards ¹ Using recommended adapter - not supplied
    Print Driver Features ¹ Available in Windows driver only
    A4 Scan Speed (reflective) 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. Scan speed may vary depending on system configuration, interface, software, scan mode settings and document size etc.
    Interface Type - Non PC ¹ When connected to a device running Android 1.6 or higher OS over an existing infrastructure mode Wi-Fi network. Only available in certain countries / regions.
    ² When connected over an existing infrastructure mode Wi-Fi network. Canon iEPP application available as free download from Apple App Store. Compatible with iPhone OS 2.2.1 or higher. Only available in certain countries / regions.
    Operating System Requirements ¹ Internet Explorer 7 or higher required for Easy-WebPrint EX. Operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP pre-installed
    ² Full HD Movie Print for Windows requires 2.6 GHz or faster processor, 1GB RAM and Canon ZoomBrowser EX 6.5 or later. Full HD Movie Print for Mac OS requires Intel processor and Canon ImageBrowser 6.5 or later software
    Power Consumption ¹ When copying ISO/JIS-SCID N2 (printed by inkjet printer) on A4 size plain paper using default settings.
    • All specifications subject to change without notice.
    • Borderless 10x15cm photo lab quality print speed based on default 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, interface, software, document complexity, print mode, coverage, paper type and does not take into account host computer processing time.
    • FCOT on plain paper is measured based on the test standard of ISO/IEC 24735 annex D. ESAT ADF copy speed on plain paper is measured based on the test standard of ISO/IEC 24735.
    • 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-425PGBK

    Pigment Black Ink Tank
    This pigment black ink is used for printing documents on plain paper and ensures crisp, sharp text with great longevity. The 19ml ink tank allows you to print up to 341 pages of A4 documents.

    CLI-426BK

    Black Ink Tank
    This Black ink is used for printing photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system. The 9ml ink tank allows you to print up to 660 of 10x15cm colour photos.

    CLI-426C

    Cyan Ink Tank
    This Cyan ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system. The 9ml ink tank allows you to print up to 520 pages of A4 documents.

    CLI-426M

    Magenta Ink Tank
    This Magenta ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system. The 9ml ink tank allows you to print up to 500 pages of A4 documents.

    CLI-426Y

    Yellow Ink Tank
    This Yellow ink is used for printing documents and photos. Combined with Canon photo paper it protects your photos from fading with ChromaLife100+ system. The 9ml ink tank allows you to print up to 515 pages of A4 documents.

    Value packs

    Canon ink value packs 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 users who frequently print and medium to high-volume printing environments.

    PGI-425PGBK Twin Pack

    Pigment Black Ink Tanks
    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 19ml ink tanks and each allows you to print up to 341 pages of A4 documents.

    CLI-426 C/M/Y

    Three Colour Multipack
    Save time and money with this multipack, containing one each of the standard 9ml cyan, magenta and yellow ink tanks. The ChromaLife100+ system combined with Canon photo papers delivers stunning results and longevity.

    Photo Papers

    PT-101

    Photo Paper Pro Platinum
    Professional studio finish photo paper offering outstanding quality and fade resistance. With wide colour reproduction, this glossy heavyweight paper extends the creative potential of photographers.

    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.

    For precise ink yield information see www.canon-europe.com/ink/yield

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