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PIXMA iP4300 and iP5300 Inkjet Printers
Outstanding photos and documents at home.
PIXMA – Home photos have never been this real
PIXMA is the direct result of Canon’s expertise in print-head technology, photography and copying. Canon’s new PIXMA range
features FINE print-head technology which places microscopic ink droplets on the page with unparalleled accuracy and
consistency. PIXMA delivers superior quality to your photographic and document printing with unsurpassed speed and reliability.
*iP5300 only
Ultra-sharp 1 picolitre FINE technology results
in enhanced shading and precise detail for
superb images.
Produce high-definition photos and documents
at up to 9600 x 2400 dpi.1
Image simulation
1 picolitre FINE technology eliminates graininess to produce razor-sharp images
The ContrastPlus 5 individual ink tank system
gives your photos greater contrast with a dynamic
three-dimensional feel.
Enjoy borderless photo printing at home
– up to A4 size.
Image simulation
Print a true-to-life, borderless 6" x 4" photo in
approximately 21 seconds with the iP5300 and
36 seconds with the iP4300.2
The USB 2.0 Hi-Speed interface ensures fast
data transfer, so you won’t waste time waiting.3
4-colour model
5-colour model with photo black
for heightened contrast
Reduce paper wastage with the convenient automatic duplex unit that allows quick and easy double-sided
printing. You can also use automatic duplex and Canon’s PAK-101 (optional Photo Album Kit) to create your
own double-sided photo albums at home.
The dual paper-path allows paper to be loaded from both the auto sheet-feeder (ASF) and front cassette,
perfect for switching between plain and photo paper without having to re-load each time.
Prints directly from compatible digital cameras using PictBridge technology, the industry standard for direct
printing – no computer required.4
Individual ink tanks save you money as each colour is stored in a separate tank so you only need to replace
the one that runs out.
Automatic Duplex Printing
2-Way Paper Feeding
PictBridge Direct Printing
5 Individual Ink Tanks
Use the CD-LabelPrint software to create your own label
designs and print them directly onto printable CDs and DVDs.
Print images and text onto your favourite music compilation CD
or holiday DVD. You can even print multiple thumbnail images
for easy reference to the photos stored on your CD or DVD.
Prints directly on CD
and DVD media
Create your own CD
or DVD labels
Easy-PhotoPrint is a user-friendly application for printing out digital photos, retouching portraits
and lab-quality trimming.
Easy-WebPrint* eliminates waste and frustration by automatically adjusting the size of
a web page to ensure it fits on the sheet perfectly when you print.5
PhotoRecord* lets you create beautiful photo albums with imaginative layouts and captions.
CD-LabelPrint allows you to layout label designs and print them directly onto printable
CD and DVD media.
*Windows only
Easy-PhotoPrint – Simple 3 step process
A beautiful photograph is something worth keeping forever. Now
with ChromaLife100, the photos you print at home can maintain
all their vibrancy and colour for 100 years.6 The combination of
genuine Canon ChromaLife100 ink and selected Canon photo
papers lets you print long-lasting photos of unrivalled quality.
Thanks to ChromaLife100, the precious memories in your albums
will still be bright and fresh a century from now.
Canon has a range of specialty photo papers that’s
suitable for virtually every photo size and use.
To ensure you gain all the long-lasting benefits
of ChromaLife100, make sure you choose
Canon’s Photo Paper Pro, Photo Paper
Plus Glossy, Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss
or Glossy Photo Paper.
Canon Photo Papers
Want to know more? Visit
ChromaLife100 Ink
PIXMA ip4300 AND ip5300 Specifications
Printer Functions
Paper Feeding
Automatic feed
iP4300 - Monochrome: approx. 30 ppm†
Printing Speed2 Colour graphics: approx. 24 ppm††
Photo Paper Plus Glossy (6" x 4" image
on PP-101 in standard mode):
approx. 36 secs††† borderless
iP5300 - Monochrome: approx. 31 ppm†
Colour graphics: approx. 24 ppm††
Photo Paper Plus Glossy (6" x 4" image
on PP-101 in standard mode):
approx. 21 secs††† borderless
9600 x 2400 dpi
Maximum Printing Resolution1
Borderless Printing
A4, 5" x 7", 6" x 4", Credit Card size
(54mm x 86mm)
Ink TankPGI-5Bk – black ink tank
CLI-8C/M/Y/Bk – individual colour ink tanks
iP4300 - Borderless 6" x 4" photo:
Ink Yield*
CLI-8C – approx. 387, CLI-8M – approx. 271,
CLI-8Y – approx. 291, CLI-8Bk – approx. 1305
iP5300 - Borderless 6" x 4" photo:
CLI-8C – approx. 436, CLI-8M – approx. 290,
CLI-8Y – approx. 331, CLI-8Bk – approx. 1600
Paper Handling and Capacity300 sheets (ASF + Paper cassette)
Approx. Paper Handling (ASF / Paper Cassette)
Plain Paper (13mm): 150 / 150
Super White Paper (SW-201): 100 / 100
High Resolution Paper (HR-101N): 80 / 80
Photo Paper Pro (PR-101): A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20 / A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20
Photo Paper Plus Glossy (PP-101): A4 / 5" x 7": 10, 6" x 4": 20 / A4 / 5" x 7": 10, 6" x 4": 20
Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-101): A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20 / A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20
Glossy Photo Paper (GP-401): A4: 10, 6" x 4" / Credit card: 20 / A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20
Glossy Photo Paper-everyday use (GP-501): A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20 / A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20
Matte Photo Paper (MP-101): A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20 / A4: 10, 6" x 4": 20
Photo Paper Plus Double Sided (PP-101D): A4 / 5" x 7": 10 / A4 / 5" x 7": 10
Photo Stickers (PS-101): 1 / N/A
Envelopes (DL, Com#10): 10 / 5
T-Shirt Transfers (TR-301): 1 / 1
Supported Paper SizesA4, A5, B5, Letter, Legal, Envelopes
(DL, Com#10), 5" x 7", 6" x 4", Credit card
(54mm x 86mm)
Supported Paper WeightsPlain Paper: 64–105g/m2
Canon specialty paper (max paper weight): approx 273g/m2 (Photo Paper Plus
Double Sided)
Printable AreaBordered printing – Top Margin: 3mm, Bottom
Margin: 5mm, Left/Right margin: 3.4mm
Borderless photo printing – Top/Bottom/Right/
Left margin: 0mm
Bundled Software
Windows®: Easy-PhotoPrint, Easy-WebPrint5, PhotoRecord, CD-LabelPrint.
Macintosh: Easy-PhotoPrint, CD-LabelPrint
Interface PC: USB 2.0 Hi-Speed3
Camera Direct: Direct Print Port (PictBridge)4
Operating System
USB: Windows® XP/2000/Me/98
Mac OS X v 10.2.8 or later
Black Text
Text & Colour
Graphics A4
6" x 4"
* Ink yield calculation is based on printing Canon 24 standard digital images on Photo Paper Plus
Glossy (6" x 4" borderless print) with default settings in Windows XP driver. The figure in the table
is an average value, measured when printing continuously using the ink immediately after it is
unsealed, until the ink is out. Ink yield may vary depending on photos printed, applications software
used, print mode and type of paper used. This should be used as a guide only and does not take
into account ink that might be used for head cleaning or head refreshing to maintain printer
performance. Please visit our website for further details.
1. Ink droplets can be placed with a pitch of 1/9600 inch at minimum.
2. Print speed dependent on system configuration, image/document complexity, type of paper used,
software, print mode and does not take into account data processing time on host computer.
3. U SB 2.0 Hi-Speed performance requires Windows XP with Service Pack 1 or Windows 2000 with
Service Pack 4 with pre-installed USB 2.0 Hi-Speed port.
4. PictBridge camera direct printing requires PictBridge compatible digital cameras in order to
function. Check with your digital camera manufacturer or users guide to determine PictBridge
5. Easy-WebPrint requires Microsoft® Internet Explorer version 5.5, version 6.0 recommended.
6. Up to 100 Years’ Life in a Photo Album when printed with ChromaLife 100 ink on selected Canon
photo papers. Kept in a photo album, shut out light and air (gas), temperature 23 degrees and
50% humidity. Predicted value from the accelerated test. Result may vary based on individual
environmental factors. For more information, please visit
All specifications may change without notice.
The 1 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
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General Features
Weight iP4300 - Approx. 6.5kg
iP5300 - Approx. 6.8kg
Power Source
AC 220-240V, 50/60Hz
iP4300 - Max: 11W (printing)
Power Consumption
iP5300 - Max: 12W (printing)
Standby: 1W
Acoustic Noise Level
34dB(A) in best quality mode
Operating EnvironmentTemperature: 5-35ºC, Humidity: 10-90% RH
(no condensation)
Storage Environment
Temperature: 0-40ºC, Humidity: 5-95% RH
(no condensation)
Dimensions (W x D x H) iP4300 - 445 x 303 x 160mm
iP5300 - 444 x 303 x 160mm
(minimum dimensions with paper trays and
other extensions closed)
Included in the Box
PIXMA iP4300 or iP5300 Inkjet printer, CD Tray, Setup Software & User’s Guide CD-ROM,
5 individual ink tanks (PGI-5Bk, CLI-8C, CLI-8M, CLI-8Y, CLI-8Bk),
Print-head, 12 months warranty card, Power cord.
Canon Australia Pty. Ltd.
Freecall: 1800 021 167
Facsimile No: + 61 2 9805 2632
Canon New Zealand Limited
Freecall: 0800 222 666
Facsimile No: + 64 9 489 0380
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