Canon MP390 Printer User Manual

imageCLASS MP390 All-in-One Printer
The quality all-rounder for printing, faxing,
copying, scanning and direct printing.
imageCLASS MP390 All-in-One Printer
The imageCLASS MP390 has the versatility, practicality and quality needed to handle a wide range of tasks with ease. You can
print photos, documents, scan images for homework projects, copy household receipts as well as send and receive faxes, all
from one machine. Print and copy at speeds of up to 18 pages per minute (ppm) black and white and up to 12 ppm in colour,1
or create photo quality, borderless prints. Fax in black and white or colour, or scan in amazing 1200 x 2400 dpi resolution. Add
to this the convenience of direct printing from any PictBridge compatible digital camera, and the imageCLASS MP390 isn’t just
an asset, it’s all your office needs in a single desktop solution.
Uses PictBridge technology to print photos directly from any
compatible digital camera, regardless of brand, via a single
cable. Simply view and select images on your camera’s LCD
screen and print direct – without needing a computer.
Prints directly from your digital camera’s memory card. Simply
insert the memory card from your digital camera into the
memory card slot and print your selected photos. Accepts
Compact Flash (type I & II), Smart Media, SD card, Memory
Stick, Multimedia card and Microdrive.
Camera not included
Allows you to preview thumbnail images of all your photos, using Photo
Index Sheet, so you can select your favourites to print.
Creates borderless, full-bleed photo prints on A4, 5" x 7" and 6" x 4" at up
to 4800 x 1200 dpi resolution, for that professional photo-lab style finish.
Canon’s Advanced MicroFine Droplet Technology™ produces razor sharp
images by combining microscopic 2 picolitre and 5 picolitre ink droplets to
be consistently placed with extreme precision. This eliminates graininess to
produce higher definition images and more accurate colour gradations.
Print directly from your camera’s memory card. Use the
Photo Index Sheet for image preview and selection
Image simulation
MicroFine Droplet Technology eliminates graininess to produce razor sharp images
Canon MP 390 Series Printer
Easy-PhotoPrint/Easy-PhotoPrint Plus – Produce high quality
photos in just three easy steps. Its compatibility with the digital
camera Exif Print standard means that photographic prints remain
faithful to the photographer’s original vision.
Easy-WebPrint – Ensures that the right-hand side of webpages is
not cut off when printed.
Prints up to 18 pages per minute (ppm) black and white text and up to 12 pages per minute (ppm)
in colour1.
Performs all operations quietly, making it perfect for home or small office environments.
High-speed black and white faxing at around 3 seconds per page,2 thanks to a Super G3 fax modem.
Acts as a standalone colour to colour fax without the need of a computer.
Stores up to 200 pages in its fax memory2 to ensure no lost messages should paper or ink
run out.
Offers easy access to frequently used numbers with speed dials for up to 40 different locations.
Features PC fax (sending only), FAX/TEL auto switch, Telstra FaxStream Duet compatible7
and answering machine connection.
The user-friendly control panel
allows access to photo printing,
faxing and copying without the need
for a computer
Delivers accurate colour scans at up to 1200 x 2400 dpi
resolution. The user-friendly interface and flatbed design makes
the scanning process quick and simple.
Provides added clarity and detail to scans with its scanning depth
of 48/24 bit.
Scans a number of photos in a single scan and aligns them
automatically, using Multi-Photo mode.3
Attaches scanned images or documents directly to emails using
its scan-to-email function.4
Creates a PDF file that can be easily stored or emailed using its
scan-to-PDF function.
Use the MP Toolbox to scan images directly to email4 and to PDF
Copies at speeds of up to 18 copies per minute (cpm) black and
white and up to 12 cpm colour.1
Borderless copying on A4, 5" x 7" and 6" x 4".5
Allows bulky items such as books to be easily copied with the
help of its flatbed design and Z-lid.
Offers a versatile zoom range from 25% up to 400%.
Provides a range of advanced copy functions, including; Mirror
Image, Image Repeat and 2-in-1 copy.
Multi-Photo mode allows
you to scan multiple
images at one time 3
Advanced Z-lid allows bulky items to be scanned and copied
Uses a Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interface that allows swifter
processing times between the unit and your computer, making
printing and scanning functions a breeze.
Works with a variety of papers such as Photo Paper Pro, Photo
Paper Plus Glossy, Transparencies and Matte Photo Paper.
Supports Windows® 98/Me/2000/XP6 operating systems.
Original image
Result of Image Repeat function
imageCLASS MP390 All-in-One Printer Specifications
Flatbed Bubble Jet All-in-One Printer
Image Processing System
Ultra High Quality (UHQ)
Fax Memory
Approx. 200 pages2
Print, Fax, Copy, Scan with direct printing
Speed Dials
Coded dials: 40 locations
Additional Features
Colour faxing, Redial, FAX/TEL auto switch, Telstra
FaxStream Duet compatible7, answering machine hook up,
Activity report
PictBridge Compatible
Acceptable Memory Cards
Compact Flash (type I & II), MicroDrive, Smart Media,
SD card, Memory Stick, Secure Digital, MultiMedia card
Printing Method
Bubble Jet Ink-on-demand with Advanced MicroFine
Droplet Technology™
Printing Speed1
Mono: Up to 18 ppm†,
Colour: Up to 12 ppm††
Printing Resolution
4800 x 1200 dpi
Borderless Printing
A4, 5" x 7", 6" x 4"
Ink Tank
BCI-24BK (Black), BCI-24C (Colour)
Ink Yield
Black approx. 300 pages – text pattern*1,
Black approx. 580 pages – photo pattern*2,
Colour approx. 160 pages – photo pattern*2
Paper Capacity
100 pages
Paper Type
Plain paper
High Resolution Paper (HR-101N)
Envelopes (DL size)
Transparencies (CF-102)
Glossy Photo Paper (GP-401) A4 or 6" x 4"
Photo Paper Pro (PR-101) A4
Photo Paper Pro (PR-101) cards 6" x 4"
Photo Paper Plus Glossy (PP-101) A4
Photo Paper Plus Glossy (PP-101) cards 6" x 4" or 5" x 7"
Matte Photo Paper (MP-101)
T-Shirt Transfers (TR-301)
Supported Paper Sizes
A4, A5, B5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes (DL, US COM10),
Photo cards 6" x 4" or 5" x 7"
Supported Paper Weights
64 to 105 gsm, supported Photo Paper Plus Glossy
(PP-101) up to approx. 270 gsm
Colour Copy
Density Adjustment
9 levels
Image Quality
Mono and colour mode: Fast, Normal, Fine
Copy Speed1
Mono: Up to 18 ppm
Colour: Up to 12 ppm
Multiple Copy
99 copies
25% to 400%
Special Copy Functions
2-on-1 copy, Image Repeat, Mirror Image, Fit to page,
Entire Document
Borderless Copy
A4, 5" x 7", 6" x 4"
Scanner Type
Flatbed scanner by CCD
Scanner Resolution
1200 x 2400 dpi (up to 9600 dpi enhanced)
Colour Scanning Depth
48 bit input and 24 bit output
TWAIN Compliant
Effective Scanning Width
214 mm
Interface Type
USB 2.0 Hi-speed
Supported OS
Windows® Me/2000/XP6 (Macintosh® not supported)
Included Software
Easy-PhotoPrint/Easy-PhotoPrint Plus, Easy-WebPrint,
ScanSoft OmniPage SE OCR, ArcSoft PhotoStudio, Adobe
Acrobat Reader
Approx. 8.5kg
Power Source
AC 200 – 240V, 50 – 60Hz
Power Consumption
Max: Approx. 48W
Standby: Approx. 18W
Standalone Fax
Transmission Speed
Mono: Approx. 3 secs per page2
Dimensions (W x D x H)
454 x 358 x 249 mm (incl. tray)
Colour: Approx. 1 minute per page (based on Canon
Colour Test Sheet)
Included As Standard
imageCLASS MP390, Software Guide and Manual (CD-ROM),
BCI-24Bk black ink tank, BCI-24C colour ink tank,
Print head, Power cord
Modem Speed
Super G3 33.6 Kbps
PC Fax
Yes (sending only)
Compression Method
Mono: MH, MR, MMR, JBIG. Colour: JPEG
*1 1500 characters per page, normal text, at standard and plain paper mode with Windows®
XP printer driver.
*2 Based on printing the ISO JIS-SCID no. 5 pattern at standard and plain paper mode with
Windows® XP printer driver.
The one year warranty can be upgraded to 3 years for a minimal cost and
is backed by Canon’s Customer Care Info-Line support. Driver updates and
Technical Support are also available from our websites – or
Black Text
Text & Photo A4
Canon Australia Pty. Ltd.
ABN 66 005 002 951
1 Thomas Holt Drive,
North Ryde, NSW 2113, Australia
Freecall: 1800 021 167
Facsimile No: + 61 2 9805 2632
Canon New Zealand Limited
Akoranga Business Park, Akoranga Drive
Northcote, Auckland, New Zealand
Freecall: 0800 222 666
Facsimile No: + 64 9 489 0380
Canon and the Canon logo are registered
trademarks of Canon Inc. and ‘advanced simplicity’
is a trademark of Canon Australia Pty Limited.
imageCLASS, MicroFine Droplet Technology,
and the MicroFine Droplet Technology logo are
trademarks of Canon Inc. Microsoft, Windows and
the Windows Logo are registered trademarks of
Microsoft Corporation in the United States and
in other countries. All other trademarks are the
property of their respective owners.
1. Print speed and copy speed may vary with the content of the document and
the processing speed of the host computer.
2. Based on Canon Standard Fax Chart No. 1 Standard mode.
3. There are parameters to follow for positioning items on scanner.
4. Users must provide their own email software.
5. Specialty paper must be used for borderless copying. It must also be colour
6. USB 2.0 Hi-Speed performance requires Windows® XP Service Pack 1 or
Windows® 2000 Service Pack 4 with pre-installed USB 2.0 High-Speed port.
7. Where this service is available from your service provider (Australia only).
Camera shown to demonstrate PictBridge functionality is not included with the
imageCLASS MP390.
All specifications are subject to change without notice.
Canon Australia proudly supports recycling of printer cartridges through the
Cartridges 4 Planet Ark programme.
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