Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE C256/C356 series
Specifications

Specifications in detail

General Specifications

Print speed

iR-ADV C256i: 25/25 ppm (A4), 26/26 ppm (B5), 26/26 ppm (A5)
iR-ADV C356i/C356P: 35/35 ppm (A4), 26/26 ppm (B5), 26/26 ppm (A5)

Recommended Monthly Volume

iR-ADV C256i: 1 500 - 8 000 pages
iR-ADV C356i/C356P: 2 500 - 8 000 pages

Maximum Monthly Peak Volume

40 000 pages

Printing method

Color Laser Beam Printing

Print Resolution

9,600 dpi equivalent x 600 dpi (600dpi mode), 1200 dpi x 1200 dpi equivalent (1200dpi mode)

Paper Capacity

Paper Cassettes: iR-ADV C256i/C356i/C356P: 550-sheet cassettes (80gsm)
Multi-purpose tray: 100-sheet (80gsm)

Maximum paper input capacity

iR-ADV C256i/C356i/C356P: 2,300 sheets (A4)

Maximum paper output capacity

iR-ADV C256i/C356i/C356P: Standard: 250 Sheets
With Finisher: 500 sheets (A4, 80 gsm) *STAPLE FINISHER-Z1

Supported Media Type

Cassette:
Thin paper, Plain paper, Thick paper, Color paper, Recycled paper, Pre-punched paper, Bond paper, Envelope*
*Envelope supported via standard cassette 1 only.
Multi-purpose tray:
Thin paper, Plain paper, Thick paper, Color paper, Recycled paper, Pre-punched paper, Tranceparency, Label, Bond paper, Envelope

Supported media sizes

Cassette 1:
Standard size: A4, B5, A5, Envelopes (No. 10(COM 10), Monarch, ISO-C5, DL)
Custom size: Min. 98 mm x 190.5 mm up to 216 mm x 355.6 mm

Multi-purpose tray:
Standard size: A4, B5, A5
Custom Size: Min. 98 mm x 148 mm up to 216 mm x 355.6 mm
Envelopes: No.10 (COM10), Monarch, ISO-C5, DL
Envelope custom size: 98 mm x 148 mm to 216 mm x 355.6 mm

CASSETTE FEEDING UNIT-AJ1
Standard size: A4, B5, A5
Custom size: Min. 98 mm x 190.5 mm up to 216 mm x 355.6 mm

CASSETTE FEEDING UNIT-AK1
Standard size: A4, B5, A5
Custom size: Min. 98 mm x 190.5 mm up to 216 mm x 355.6 mm

Supported media weights

Cassette: 60 to 163 gsm
Multi-purpose tray: 60 to 220 gsm
Duplex: 60 to 163 gsm

Warm-up Time

From Power On: iR-ADV C356i/C356P 30 Seconds or Less*
                     iR-ADV C256i 34 Seconds or Less*
From Sleep Mode: 10 Seconds or Less
Quick Startup Mode: 4 seconds or less**


*Time between device power-on and when the start key is enabled. Quick startup Mode ON

**Time until key operation can be performed on the touch panel display

Interface type

NETWORK Standard: 1000Base-T/100Base-TX/10Base-T, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n); Optional: NFC, Bluetooth Low Energy
OTHERS Standard: USB 2.0 (Host) x1, USB 3.0 (Host) x1, USB 2.0 (Device) x1; Optional: Serial Interface, Copy Control Interface

Network protocols

TCP/IP, Frame type: Ethernet II
Print applications: LPD/Raw/IPP/IPPS/FTP/WSD/Mopria/GCP/AirPrint/Windows10 Mobile Print
AppleTalk, Frame type: Ethernet SNAP
Print application: PAP (Printer Access Protocol)

Processor Speed

Canon Dual Custom Processor (Shared) 1.75 Ghz

Memory

Standard: 3.0GB RAM

Hard Disk drive

250 GB HDD

Control Panel

25.6 cm (10.1 inch) TFT LCD WSVGA Colour Touch panel

Dimensions (W x D x H)

511 mm x 651 mm x 639 mm

Minimum Installation space (W x D)

Basic:852 mm x 908 mm
Fully Configured:1,407 mm x 908 mm (when attach with STAPLE FINISHER-Z1)

Weight

iR-ADV C356i/C256i:Approx. 49 kg including toner
iR-ADV C356P:Approx. 42 kg including toner

Operating Environment

Temperature: 10 to 30 ºC (50 to 86 ºF)
Humidity: 20 to 80 % RH (no condensation)

Power Source

220-240 V (±10 %), 50/60 Hz (±2 Hz), 3.9 Amp

Power Consumption

Maximum: Approx. 1.5 kW
Printing:
575.4 W* (iR-ADV C356i) (While ADF copying(color mode, duplex, cassette)
488.5 W* (iR-ADV C356P) (While LAN Print(color mode, duplex, cassette)
575.4 W* (iR-ADV C256i) (While ADF copying(color mode, duplex, cassette)
 *Reference Value
Standby: Approx. 40.3 Wh *Reference Value
Sleep mode: Approx. 0.8 W or Less1
Plugin Off: Approx. 0.5W  *Quick startup mode ON
Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC) rating2:
1.3 kWh (iR-ADV C356i/C356P)
0.7 kWh (iR-ADV C256i)

Noise Levels

Sound Power Level (LwAd)*
Active(BW/COLOR): iR-ADV C356i/C356P 71.8/71.8 dB or Less**, iR-ADV C256i 70.2/70.2 dB or Less
Standby: iR-ADV C356i/C356P 53 dB or Less**, iR-ADV C256i 43 dB or Less
Sound Pressure (LpAm)*
Bystander's position:
Active(BW/COLOR): iR-ADV C356i/C356P 52/53 dB or Less**, iR-ADV C256i 49/50 dB or Less
Standby: iR-ADV C356i/C356P 6 dB or Less**, iR-ADV C256i 8 dB or Less


*Declared noise emission in accordance with ISO 7779

**Data taken from ECO declaration

Scan Specifications

Type

Single-pass Duplexing Automatic Document Feeder

Supported media sizes

A4, B5, A5, A6

Supported media weights (BW/CL)

Platen media size: Sheet, Book, 3-Dimensional Objects
Document Feeder media size : A4, B5, A5, A6
Document Feeder media weight :
1-sided scanning: 50 to 128 gsm/64 to 128 gsm (BW/CL)
2-sided scanning: 50 to 128 gsm/64 to 128 gsm (BW/CL)

Scan Resolution

100 x 100 dpi, 150 x 150 dpi, 200 x 100 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 200 x 400 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi

Duplex scanning

-

Scan speed

Single-sided Scanning (BW): 50 ipm (300 dpi x 300 dpi) / 50 ipm (300 x 600 dpi)
Single-sided Scanning (Color): 50 ipm (300 dpi x 300 dpi) / 50 ipm (300 x 600 dpi)
Double-sided Scanning (BW): 100 ipm (300 dpi x 300 dpi) / 100 ipm (300 x 600 dpi)
Double-sided Scanning (Color): 100 ipm (300 dpi x 300 dpi) / 100 ipm (300 dpi x 600 dpi)

Send Specifications

Optional / Standard

Standard on all models

Send resolution

100 x 100 dpi, 150 x 150 dpi, 200 x 100 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 200 x 400 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi

Destination

E-mail/Internet FAX (SMTP), SMB, FTP, WebDAV, Mail Box, Super G3 FAX(Optional for iR-ADV C256i/C356i), IP Fax(Optional)

Address Book/Speed dials

LDAP (2,000)/Local (1,600)/Speed dial (200)

File Format

Standard: TIFF, JPEG, PDF(Compact, Searchable, Apply policy, Optimize for Web, PDF A/1-b), XPS(Compact, Searchable), Office Open XML (PowerPoint, Word)
Optional: PDF(Trace&Smooth, Encrypted), PDF/XPS(Digital Signature)

Universal Send Feature Sets

Original Type Selection, Two-sided Original, Book to Two Pages, Different-size Originals, Density Adjustment, Sharpness, Copy Ratio, Erase Frame, Job Build, Sender's Name (TTI), Select Line, Direct Send, Delayed Send, Preview, Finished Stamp, Job Done Notice, File Name, Subject/Message, Reply-to, E-mail Priority, TX Report, Original Content Orientation, Skip Blank Originals, Detect Feeder Multi Sheet Feed.

Copy Specifications

Copy speed (BW/CL)

iR-ADV C256i: 25/25 ppm (A4), 26/26 ppm (B5), 26/26 ppm (A5)
iR-ADV C356i: 35/35 ppm (A4), 26/26 ppm (B5), 26/26 ppm (A5)

First Copy Output Time (FCOT) (BW/CL)

iR-ADV C256i: Approx. 6.9/9.4 seconds or less
iR-ADV C356i: Approx. 5.1/6.9 seconds or less

Copy resolution

Reading: 600 dpi x 600 dpi
Printing: Up to 2.400 dpi equivalent x 600 dpi

Multiple Copies

Up to 999 copies

Reduction/Enlargement

Reductions: 25%, 50%, 71%, 100%
Enlargement: 141%, 200%, 400%

Fax Specifications

Optional / Standard

Optional on iR ADV C256i/C356i

Modem Speed

Super G3: 33.6 kbps ; G3: 14.4 kbps

Compression Method

MH, MR, MMR, JBIG

Resolution

400 x 400 dpi, 200 x 400 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 200 x 100 dpi

Sending/Recording Size

A4, B5*, A5* and A6*

FAX memory

Up to 30,000 pages

Speed dials

Max. 200

Group dials/destinations

Max. 199 dials

Sequential broadcast

Max. 256 addresses

Memory backup

Yes

Output Specifications

Staple Finisher-Z1 (external)

Number of Trays: 1
Tray Capacity: 500 sheets
Paper Weight: 60 to 220 gsm
Staple Position: Corner
Staple Capacity:
30 sheets (up to 105 gsm)
*including 2 cover paper (220 gsm)
Dimensions (W x D x H): 555 mm × 459 mm × 301 mm (when attached with the Main unit)
Weight: Approx. 14 kg

Cassette feeding unit-AJ1

Paper Size: A4, B5, A5
Custom size: 98 mm x 190.5 mm to 216.0 mm to 355.6 mm
Paper Weight: 60 to 163 gsm
Paper Capacity: 550 sheets (80 gsm)
Power Source: From the Main Unit
Dimensions (W x D x H): 511 mm x 508 mm x 425 mm
Weight: Approx. 16 kg

Cassette feeding unit-AK1

Paper Size: A4, B5, A5
Custom size: 98 mm x 190.5 mm to 216.0 mm to 355.6 mm
Paper Weight: 60 to 163 gsm
Paper Capacity: 550 sheets x 3 (80 gsm)
Power Source: From the Main Unit
*Dimensions (W x D x H): 511 mm x 508 mm x 425 mm
Weight: Approx. 19 kg
*When attached to Main Unit

  1. 0.8W sleep mode is not available in all circumstances due to certain settings.
  2. Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC) rating represents the typical electricity consumed by a product during 1 week, measured in kilowatt-hours (kWh). The test methodology is defined by Energy Star (http://www.eu-energystar.org).