The compact and reliable imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF multifunction printer provides high-quality images and user-friendly functionality while helping to improve workflow and limit downtime. As part of Canon’s advanced line of MFPs, the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF model is excellent for workplace environments that require a compact and efficient all in one printer, scanner, copier and fax. Built on the imageRUNNER ADVANCE platform, this device delivers consistent performance with outstanding ease-of-use from start to finish.
The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF device prints at up to 26 pages per minute, in black-and-white and color, and comes standard with a single-pass duplex scanner for scanning speeds up to 100ipm (300dpi). Outstanding imaging technologies and toner allow for consistently striking images using Canon’s V2 color profile. Featuring a large, intuitive user interface with flick and pinch technology, the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF model is designed as a reliable, easy-to-maintain solution that delivers high-quality output and includes a strong feature set, whether being used as a stand-alone printer or as part of a fleet of devices.
When it comes to compact color printers, the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF delivers top-of-the-line features including an intuitive user interface with smartphone-like usability and color touchscreen display — the same display used on the other third generation imageRUNNER ADVANCE models. Using My ADVANCE, individual settings can be synchronized across multiple devices, providing consistent usability among the other models in the imageRUNNER ADVANCE product line.
The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF device comes with features that enable users to scan and convert documents to Adobe® PDF or selected Microsoft® Office file formats, skip blank pages, correct orientation and more. Users can utilize compatible mobile devices to access personal contacts and release print jobs with the Canon PRINT Business app. Additional intelligent features help maximize productivity, including motion sensor technology used to wake the device from sleep mode and advanced accessibility settings such as voice navigation, screen magnification and key repetition.
Canon multifunction printers are designed to help maximize uptime and limit time spent troubleshooting technical issues. Built to meet the needs of customers under budget constraints, the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF multifunction printer is ideal for multi-user workplace environments that require reliable performance in a compact, efficient and reliable design.
The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF all-in-one printer supports output management solutions, such as optional uniFLOW, which can give multiuser and fleet environments the ability to apply print policies, monitor output and restrict usage by user. With solutions and managements tools available for the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF model, businesses can create and set up policies in an effort to reduce unnecessary printing and control print-related costs.
The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF model can help limit unauthorized distribution of sensitive information with standard and optional document security features. The imageRUNNER C255iF model comes standard with Universal Login Manager (ULM), designed to control access and monitor activity with user authentication. The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF now includes standard HDD Encryption – updated to obtain FIPS 140-2 validation – that allows the device to automatically encrypt data stored on the main unit's HDD to help limit access to internal data. Information can remain private and secure with controlled access using IPsec, port filtering capabilities and SSL technology when needed.
Device and Fleet Management
Installing and managing compact and high-speed devices with the imageRUNNER ADVANCE platform is simple with device management tools that allow administrators to distribute settings across a fleet from a centralized point of control. On the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF device, administrators can also check status and consumables, capture meter readings, and manage Canon drivers from a centralized, remote location. The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF model supports standard genuine Adobe® PostScript® and PCL® for integration with enterprise applications and legacy systems. With the consistency of the imageRUNNER ADVANCE line of multifunction printers, these user-friendly devices help simplify maintenance of the entire fleet.
Quality and Reliability
For workplace environments that require high-quality color capabilities in a compact space, the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF offers a reliable solution to optimize workflow solutions. With high toner and drum yields, users can maximize the device's uptime, increasing user productivity. The imageRUNNER C255iF is equipped with Canon's V2 color profile, producing consistently striking images and imaging technologies designed to deliver high-resolution results every time. Plus, the imageRUNNER ADVANCE platform is designed to achieve maximum device uptime with status notifications to keep supplies replenished, built-in intuitive user maintenance videos and automatic job rerouting (with optional solutions).
Canon's imageRUNNER ADVANCE series of multifunction printers were designed with sustainability in mind, helping multi-user office environments save on cost while reducing energy and waste. The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF multifunction printer can help minimize waste with default two-sided printing, standard or add-on Secure Print features, and the ability to preview and change settings at the device for successful results from start to finish. By focusing on sustainability, all models in the imageRUNNER ADVANCE series are ENERGY STAR®-certified and the imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF device has received an EPEAT® Silver rating.*
* For current EPEAT rating (Gold/Silver/Bronze), please visit www.epeat.net.
imageRUNNER ADVANCE C255iF
|TYPE||Color Laser Multifunctional|
|CORE FUNCTIONS||Print, Copy, Scan, Send, Store, Fax|
|PROCESSOR||Canon Dual Custom Processor (Shared)|
|CONTROL PANEL||10.1" TFT LCD WSVGA Color Flat-panel|
|MEMORY||3.0 GB RAM|
|HARD DISK DRIVE||250 GB|
|INTERFACE CONNECTION||Network: 1000Base-T/100Base-TX/10Base-T, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n)
Standard: USB 2.0 x1 (Host), USB 3.0 x1 (Host), USB 2.0 x1 (Device)
Optional: Serial Interface, Copy Control Interface
|PAPER OUTPUT CAPACITY (LTR, 20LB BOND)||Standard: 250 Sheets Maximum: 500 Sheets (with STAPLE FINISHER-Z1)|
|PAPER SOURCES (LTR, 20LB BOND)||Standard: 550-sheet Paper Cassette, 100-sheet Stack Bypass
Optional: 550-sheet Paper Cassette (CASSETTE MODULE-AE1), 550-sheet Paper Cassette with Cabinet (CASSETTE FEEDING UNIT-AJ1), Triple 550-sheet Paper Cassettes (CASSETTE FEEDING UNIT-AK1)
|PAPER OUTPUT CAPACITY (LTR, 20LB BOND)||Standard: 250 Sheets
Maximum: 500 Sheets (with STAPLE FINISHER-Z1)
|FINISHING CAPABILITIES||Standard: Collate, Group
With External Finisher: Collate, Group, Offset, Staple
|SUPPORTED MEDIA TYPES||Paper Cassette: Thin, Plain, Recycled, Color, Heavy, Pre-punched, Bond, Envelope
Stack Bypass: Thin, Plain, Recycled, Color, Heavy, Pre-punched, Labels, Bond, Transparency, Envelope
Cassette Module-AE1: Thin, Plain, Recycled, Color, Heavy, Pre-punched, Bond
Cassette Feeding Unit-AJ1: Thin, Plain, Recycled, Color, Heavy, Pre-punched, Bond, Transparency
Cassette Feeding Unit-AK1: Thin, Plain, Recycled, Color, Heavy, Pre-punched, Bond
|SUPPORTED MEDIA SIZES||Paper Cassette 1: Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, Envelope [No.10 (COM10), Monarch, DL, ISO-C5], Custom Size (3-7/8" x 7-1/2" to 8-1/2" x 14")
Stack Bypass: Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, Envelope [No.10 (COM10), Monarch, DL, ISO-C5], Envelope Custom Size (3-7/8" x 5-7/8" to 8-1/2" x 14"), Custom Size (3-7/8" x 5-7/8" to 8-1/2" x 14")
Cassette Module-AE1: Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, Custom Size (3-7/8" x 7-1/2" to 8-1/2" x 14")
Cassette Feeding Unit-AJ1: Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, Custom Size (3-7/8" x 7-1/2" to 8-1/2" x 14")
Cassette Feeding Unit-AK1: Legal, Letter, Executive, Statement, Custom Size (3-7/8" x 7-1/2" to 8-1/2" x 14")
|SUPPORTED MEDIA WEIGHTS||Cassettes: 16 lb. Bond to 60 lb. Cover (60 to 163 g/m2)
Stack Bypass: 16 lb. Bond to 80 lb. Cover (60 to 220 g/m2)
Duplexing: 16 lb. Bond to 60 lb. Cover (60 to 163 g/m2)
|PRINT / COPY SPEED (BW AND COLOR)||Up to 26 ppm (Letter); Up to 21 ppm (Legal)|
|WARM-UP TIME||From Power On: 34 Seconds
From Sleep Mode: 10 Seconds
Quick Startup Mode: 4 Seconds1
|DIMENSIONS (W X D X H)||Standard (Desktop): 20-1/8" x 25-1/8" x 25-5/8" (511 mm x 639 mm x 651 mm)
With Cassette Feeding Unit-AJ1 or AK1: 20-1/8" x 25-1/8" x 41-9/10” (511 mm x 639 mm x 1,064 mm)
|INSTALLATION SPACE (WXD)||Basic: 33-1/2" x 35-3/4" (852 mm x 908 mm)
With Staple Finisher-Z1: 55-3/8" x 35-3/4" (1,407 mm x 908 mm)
|WEIGHT2||Standard (Desktop): Approx. 108 lb. (49 kg)
With Cassette Feeding Unit-AJ1: Approx. 143.3 lb. (65 kg)
With Cassette Feeding Unit-AK1: Approx. 149.9 lb. (68 kg)
|PRINT RESOLUTION (dpi)||1200 x 600|
|STANDARD PAGE DESCRIPTION LANGUAGES||UFR II, PCL®6, Adobe® PS® 3|
|DIRECT PRINT||Available from USB, Advanced Box, Remote UI, and Web Access3|
|SUPPORTED FILE TYPES||PDF, TIFF, JPEG, EPS, XPS|
|PRINTING FROM MOBILE AND CLOUD-based SERVICES||A range of software and MEAP-based solutions are available to provide printing from mobile devices or Internet-connected devices and cloud-based services depending on your requirements.|
|FONTS||PCL fonts: 93 Roman, 10 Bitmap fonts, 2 OCR fonts, Andalé Mono WT J/K/S/T (Japanese, Korean, Simplified and Traditional Chinese),4 Barcode Fonts5
PS fonts: 136 Roman
|OPERATING SYSTEM6||UFRII/PS: Server 2003/Server 2003 R2/Windows Vista®/Server 2008/Windows® 7/Server 2008 R2/Windows 8/Server 2012/Windows 8.1/Server 2012 R2/Windows 10/MAC OS X (10.6.8 or later)
PCL: Server 2003/Server 2003 R2/Windows Vista/Server 2008/Windows 7/Server 2008 R2/Windows 8/Server 2012/Windows 8.1/Server 2012 R2/Windows 10
|PRINT FEATURES||Suspend Job Timeout, Subset Finishing (PS only), Profile Settings, Secured Print, Forced Hold Printing, Watermark, Page Border, Header/Footer, Page Layout, Two-sided Printing, Collating, Grouping, Mixed Paper Sizes/Orientations, Offsetting, Front/Back Covers, Toner Reduction, Poster Printing|
|FIRST-COPY-OUT-TIME (LETTER)||As fast as 6.9 seconds (BW)/ 9.4 seconds (Color)|
|COPY RESOLUTION (dpi)||Reading: 600 x 600
Printing: 600 x 600
|MULTIPLE COPIES||Up to 999 copies|
|COPY EXPOSURE||Automatic or Manual (9 Levels)|
|MAGNIFICATION||25%-400% (1% Increments)|
|PRESET REDUCTIONS||25%, 50%, 64%, 73%, 78%|
|PRESET ENLARGEMENTS||121%, 129%, 200%, 400%|
|BASIC COPY FEATURES||Preset Reduction/Enlargement Ratios by Area, Paper Setting, Previous Settings, Favorite Settings, Finishing, Two-Sided, Density Adjustment, Original Type Selection, Interrupt Mode, Setting Confirmation/Cancel|
|SPECIAL COPY FEATURES||Two-Sided Original, Finishing, Job Build, N on 1, Density Adjustment, Original Type Selection, Page Numbering, Copy Set Numbering, Sharpness, Erase Frame, Secure Watermark, Print Date, Shift, Job Done Notice, Copy ID Card, Multi Sheet Feed Detection|
|TYPE||Single-pass Duplexing Automatic Document Feeder|
|DOCUMENT FEEDER PAPER CAPACITY||100 Sheets (20 lb. Bond)|
|DOCUMENT FEEDER SUPPORTED MEDIA SIZES||Legal, Letter, Statement|
|DOCUMENT FEEDER SUPPORTED MEDIA WEIGHTS||BW Original: 13 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Cover (50 to 128 g/m2)
CL Original: 17 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Cover (64 to 128 g/m2)
|PLATEN ACCEPTABLE ORIGINALS||Sheet, Book, 3-Dimensional Objects [Up to 4.4 lb. (2 kg)]|
|PULL SCAN||Color Network ScanGear2 for both Twain and WIA
Supported OS: Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10/ Server 2008/Server 2008 R2/ Server 2012/Server 2012 R2
|SCAN RESOLUTION (dpi)||600 x 600, 400 x 400, 300 x 300, 200 x 400, 200 x 200, 200 x 100, 150 x 150, 100 x 100|
|SCAN TO MOBILE DEVICES AND CLOUD-BASED SERVICES||A range of solutions is available to provide scanning to mobile devices and cloud-based services depending on your requirements.|
|SCAN SPEED (LETTER)||Single-sided Scanning (BW/CL): 50 ipm (300 dpi )/30 ipm (600 dpi)
Double-sided Scanning (BW/CL): 100 ipm (300 dpi)/50 ipm (600 dpi)
|DESTINATION||E-mail/Internet Fax (SMTP), SMB, FTP, WebDAV, Mail Box, Super G3 Fax, IP Fax (Optional)|
|COLOR MODE||Automatic-Color Select (Full Color/Grayscale), Automatic-Color Select (Full Color/Black-and-White), Full color, Grayscale, and Black-and-White|
|ADDRESS BOOK||LDAP (2,000)/Local (1,600)/Speed Dial (200)|
|SEND RESOLUTION (dpi)||600 x 600, 400 x 400, 300 x 300, 200 x 400, 200 x 200, 200 x 100, 150 x 150, 100 x 100|
|COMMUICATION PROTOCOL||File: FTP, SMB, WebDAV
E-mail/I-Fax: SMTP, POP3, I-Fax (Simple, Full)
|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 FEATURES||Original Type Selection,Two-Sided Original, Book to Two Pages, Different-Size Originals, Density Adjustment, Sharpness, Copy Ratio, Erase Frame, Job Build, 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, Multi Sheet Feed Detection|
|MAXIMUM NUMBER OF LINES||2|
|MODEM SPEED||Super G3: 33.6 Kbps
G3: 14.4 Kbps
|COMPRESSION METHOD||MH, MR, MMR, JBIG|
|RESOLUTION (dpi)||400 x 400, 200 x 400, 200 x 200, 200 x 100|
|SENDING / RECORDING SIZE||Statement to Legal|
|FAX MEMORY||Up to 30,000 Pages|
|SPEED DIALS||Max. 200|
|GROUP DIALS / DESTINATIONS||Max. 199 Dials|
|SEQUENTIAL BROADCAST||Max. 256 Addresses|
|FAX FEATURES||Original Type Selection, Two-Sided Original, Book to Two Pages, Different-Size Originals, Density for Scanning, Sharpness, Copy Ratio, Erase Frame, Job Build, Specifying the Sender's Name (when sending fax), Sender's Name (TTI), Select Line, Selecting the Telephone Line (when sending fax), Direct Send, Delayed Send, Preview, Finished Stamp, Job Done Notice, TX Report, Multi Sheet Feed Detection|
|MAIL BOX SIMPLE (NUMBER SUPPORTED)||100 User In-boxes, 1 Memory RX In-box, 50 Confidential Fax In-boxes, 30,000 Maximum Pages Stored|
|ADVANCED BOX||Communication Protocol: SMB or WebDAV
Supported Client PC: Windows (Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10)
Concurrent Connections (Max.)
WebDAV: 3 (Active Sessions)
|ADVANCED BOX AVAILABLE DISC SPACE||Approx. 16 GB|
|ADVANCED BOX FEATURES||Disabling Advanced Box, Storage Filtering, Authentication for Advanced Box Log-in, Search Function, Sort Function, Printing a PDF File with a Password, imageWARE Secure Audit Manager Support|
|MEMORY MEDIA||Standard: USB|
|AUTHENTICATION||Standard: Universal Login Manager, User Authentication, Department ID Authentication, Access Management System, Device and Function Level Log-in
|DATA||Standard: Trusted Platform Module (TPM), Hard Disk Password Lock, Hard Disk Drive Erase, Mail Box Password Protection, Hard Disk Drive Encryption (FIPS140-2 Validated)
Optional: IEEE 2600.2 Common Criteria Certification, Data Loss Prevention (Requires uniFLOW)
|NETWORK||Standard: IP/Mac Address Filtering, IPsec, TLS Encrypted Communication, SNMP V3.0, IEEE 802.1X, IPv6, SMTP Authentication, POP Authentication before SMTP|
|DOCUMENT||Standard: Secure Print, Adobe LiveCycle® Rights Management ES2.5 Integration
Optional: Encrypted PDF, Encrypted Secure Print, User and Device Signatures, Secure Watermarks, Document Scan Locking
|OPERATING ENVIRONMENT||Temperature: 50 to 86 ºF
Humidity: 20 to 80 % RH (no condensation)
|POWER REQUIREMENTS||120-127V AC 60 Hz, 6.9 A|
|PLUG (MAIN UNIT)||NEMA 5-15P|
|POWER CONSUMPTION||Maximum: Approx. 1.5 kWh
Standby: Approx. 38.9 W
Sleep Mode: Approx. 0.8 W7
Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC) Rating: .8 kWh
|STANDARDS||ENERGY STAR® Certified
Rated EPEAT® Silver8
|TONER YIELD (ESTIMATED @ 5% COVERAGE)||Black: 19,000 Copies/Bottle
Color (C,M,Y): 21,500 Copies/Bottle
|1 Time from device power-on to when copy jobs can be programmed.
2 Includes consumables.
3 PDF print from Web sites is supported.
4 Requires the optional PCL International Font Set-A1.
5 Requires the optional Barcode Printer Kit-D1.
6 Other operating systems and environments including AS/400, UNIX, Linux and Citrix may be supported. Some of these solutions are chargeable. SAP Device Types are available via the SAP Market Place. For more information, contact your sales representative.
7 0.8 W sleep mode not available in all circumstances due to certain settings.
8 For current EPEAT rating (Gold/Silver/Bronze), please visit www.epeat.net.
† Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Actual prices are determined by individual dealers and may vary.