Canon i-SENSYS MF4780w

i-SENSYS Laser Multifunction Printers

Canon i-SENSYS MF4780w

Be more productive with this easy-to-use, Wi-Fi and network ready, mono laser 4-in-1

Wi-Fi and network ready, this mono laser multifunctional is freely accessed from around the home or office. Quick, easy-to-use and energy efficient it is the ideal productivity booster.


  • Wi-Fi and network ready, mono laser multifunctional
  • Intuitive tilting control panel and LCD display
  • Fast 23ppm print and copy speed
  • Save time and money with market leading energy efficiency
  • Stylish, compact design
  • Quiet Mode
  • Quick First-Print

Key Features

  • Automatic Document Feeder Automatic Document Feeder
  • Copy Copy
  • Use and share over network Use and share over network
  • Super G3 FAX Super G3 FAX
  • USB connection USB connection
  • User friendly LCD display User friendly LCD display
  • Network scanning Network scanning
  • Paper Save Copy shortcut key Paper Save Copy shortcut key
  • Quiet printing mode Quiet printing mode
  • Professional Scan quality Professional Scan quality
  • Scanning shortcut key Scanning shortcut key
  • Use and share wirelessly Use and share wirelessly
  • Tilting control panel Tilting control panel
  • Tablet and smartphone ready Tablet and smartphone ready

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    Detailed Features

    Wi-Fi for easy sharing

    This mono laser All-in-One is Wi-Fi and network ready – ideal for sharing in a small office environment without the mess of wires. The professional quality printer, scanner, copier and fax are seamlessly integrated to maximise productivity.

    Productivity booster

    Simple to operate, even for the novice user, the i-SENSYS MF4780w has a versatile, tilting display that adapts to the way you work. For use on the desktop, the panel can be set vertically or placed facing upwards if you prefer to work standing over the device. A large LCD display shows the information you need at a glance. For greater efficiency, scanning and copying workflows are easy to set up using the one-touch solution keys to send scans to file, or save paper by copying several images to one sheet.

    Fast printing and copying

    The mono laser print and copy speed of 23ppm ensures there’s no waiting by the machine for documents to be output. The enhanced 1200 x 600 dpi resolution ensures professional looking documents are delivered with a high level of detail, including sharp text and smooth graphics.

    Save time and money

    Market leading energy efficiency will cut energy consumption – and costs – without affecting performance. With a class leading TEC rating, this device consumes just 1.4 Watts in sleep mode, reducing its environmental impact.

    Stylish and compact

    The sleek, modern look of the i-SENSYS MF4780w will suit any office environment. Its stylish, compact design, with wireless connectivity means it takes up little space on the desktop and can easily fit, virtually anywhere.

    Quiet Mode

    For quieter operation in any busy environment, Quiet Mode ensures less noisy printing so you can work without distraction.

    Quick First-Print

    There’s no waiting for documents, as Canon’s Quick First-Print technologies ensure the device is quick to print from sleep mode.

    All-in-One cartridge

    The All-in-One cartridge ensures maintenance-free operation and increases reliability. Replace the Authentic Canon Laser Cartridge – containing toner, drum and cleaning units – in seconds and your multifunctional is as good as new. The cartridges minimise consumables and are easily recyclable.

    Product Specification


    Machine Type Mono Laser All-in-One
    Available Functions Print, Copy, Scan and Fax
    Print Speed Up to 23 ppm (A4)
    Printing Method Monochrome laser beam printing
    Print Quality Up to 1200 x 600 dpi with Automatic Image Refinement
    Print Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
    First Print Out Time 6 secs
    Printer Languages UFRII-LT
    Print Margins 5 mm-top and bottom, 5 mm-left and right
    Toner Saver Mode Yes
    Copy Speed Up to 23 ppm (A4)
    First Copy Output Time (FCOT) Approx. 9 seconds or less
    Copy Resolution Up to 600 x 600 dpi
    Copy Modes Text, Text/Photo, Text/Photo+, Photo
    Multiple Copy Up to 99 copies
    Reduction / Enlargement 25-400% in 1% increments
    Toner Saver Mode Yes
    Other Features Memory sort, 2 on 1, 4 on 1, ID Card Copy
    Type Colour
    Scan Resolution Optical: Up to 600 x 600 dpi
    Enhanced: Up to 9600 x 9600 dpi
    Colour Scanning Depth 24 bit/24 bit (input/output)
    Greyscales 256 levels
    Compatibility TWAIN, WIA
    Max. Scan Width 216 mm
    Modem Speed Super G3 33.6kbps
    Receive Mode FAX Only, Manual, Answering, Fax / Tel Auto SW
    Fax Resolution Standard: 200 x 100 dpi
    Fine: 200 x 200 dpi
    Photo: 200 x 200 dpi
    Super fine: 200 x 400 dpi
    FAX Memory Up to 256 pages¹
    Speed Dials Max. 103 (including 3 one-touch dials)
    Group Dials/Destinations Max.102 destinations
    Sequential Broadcast Max. 113 locations
    Memory Backup Unlimited
    Other Features Dual Access, Remote RX, PC Fax (sending only), FAX Forwarding, DRPD, ECM, Auto Redial, Fax Activity Reports, Fax Activity Result Reports, Fax Activity Management Reports


    Scanner Type Flatbed and Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
    Paper Input (Standard) 250-sheet tray
    1-sheet manual feed slot
    35-sheet ADF
    Paper Output 100-sheet
    Media Types Plain, heavy, Recycled, Transparecy, Label, Envelope
    Media Sizes Tray:
    Envelope: COM10, Monarch, C5, DL, Custom sizes: Min. 76.2 x 210mm to Max. 216 x 356mm

    Manual feed slot:
    Envelope: COM10, Monarch, C5, DL, Custom sizes (Min. 76.2 x 127mm to Max. 216 x 356mm)
    A4, B5, A5, B6, LTR, LGL
    Min. 105 x 148mm to Max. 356 x 216mm
    Media Weights Tray: 60 to 163 g/m²
    Manual feed slot: 60 to 163 g/m²


    Interface Type USB 2.0 Hi-speed,10BASE-T/100BASE-TX, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n
    Operating System Compatibility Windows 7/Server 2008 ¹ /Server 2008 R2 ¹ / Server 2003 ¹ / XP/ Vista
    Mac OS X Version 10.5.8 - and up ¹ ²
    Linux ² ³
    Software and Printer Management Remote User Interface (RUI), Printer driver, Fax driver, Scanner driver, MF Toolbox, AddressBookTool, Presto! PageManager, SSID Tool


    Duty Cycle Max. 10,000 pages per month¹
    Warm-up Time Approx.13.5 seconds from power on
    Memory 128 MB
    Control Panel 5 lines BW LCD
    Dimensions with Trays (W x D x H) 390 mm x 439 mm x 360 mm
    Installation Space (W x D x H) 426 mm x 555 mm x 623 mm
    Weight 11.9 Kg
    Operating Environment Temperature: 10 to 30ºC (50 to 86ºF)
    Humidity: 20 to 80% RH (no condensation)
    Power Source 220-240 V (±10%), 50/60 Hz (±2 Hz)
    Power Consumption Maximum: Approx. less than 1320 W
    Active: Approx. less than 560 W
    Stand by mode: Approx. 5 W
    Sleep mode: Approx. 1.4 W ¹
    Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC): 0.7 kWh/week
    Lot26 (
    Noise Levels Sound Pressure
    Active: 50 dB(A) or less
    Standby: Inaudible


    Cartridges Cartridge 728 (2,100 pages ¹) ²


    FAX Memory ¹ Based on ITU-T Standard Chart No. 1
    Operating System Compatibility ¹ Network scanning not supported
    ² Web distribution only
    ³ Linux support printing only
    Cartridges ¹ Based on ISO/IEC 19752
    ² Ships with 1,000 pages starter cartridge
    Power Consumption ¹ When in wireless mode, consumption will be 2.4W
    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
    • All specifications subject to change without notice

    Accessories & Supplies

    Toner Cartridges

    Canon toner is designed to work seamlessly with Canon printers to provide you with the fast fusing performance and high quality print you expect. Canon EF, MS and S toner and oil-less fusion technology ensure uncompromised results. For beautiful, long lasting print quality, only use genuine Canon all-in-one cartridge 728 with your Canon i-SENSYS MF4780w printer.

    Cartridge 728

    Get beautiful streak-free mono prints with the All-in-One Cartridge 728 which works seamlessly with Canon i-SENSYS MF4780w to give you approximately 2,100 pages (ISO 19752 measured).

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