Canon PIXMA G5040

Product Summary

Avoid downtime with a high-volume printer with 350-sheet plain paper capacity. Simplify refills with mess-free bottles and enjoy cost-effective productivity and uncompromised quality with high yields of up to 18,000 pages from 3 black ink bottles or 7,700 pages from a colour set

R 4,509.00
Print Resolution
Up to 4800 1 x 1200 dpi
Print Technology
2 FINE Cartridges (Black and Colour) Refillable ink tank printer
Mono Print Speed
Approx. 13.0 ipm
Colour Print Speed
Approx. 6.8 ipm
Photo Print Speed
Borderless 10x15cm : Approx. 45 seconds
Borderless Printing
Yes A4, LTR, 4"x6", 5"x7", 7"x10", 8"x10", Square(5"x5",4"x4",89x89mm)
Two Sided Printing
Auto Duplex Print (A4, A5, B5, Letter - Plain Paper)
Standard Ink Cartridges
GI-40 GI-40 GI-40 GI-40
Cartridge Yield (Plain paper)
A4 colour documents printing Black: 6,000 pages Colour: 7,700 pages * Estimated supplemental yield
Cartridge Yield (Photo print)
10x15cm colour photo printing Colour: 2,200 photos * Estimated supplemental yield
Paper Types
Plain Paper High Resolution Paper (HR-101N) Photo Paper Plus Glossy II (PP-201) Photo Paper Pro Platinum (PT-101) Photo Paper Pro Luster (LU-101) Photo Paper Plus Semi-gloss (SG-201) Glossy Photo Paper "Everyday Use" (GP-501) Matte Photo Paper (MP-101) Envelope Removable Photo Stickers (RP-101) Magnetic Photo Paper (MG-101)
Maximum Paper Input
Rear Tray: Max. 20 sheets (photo paper) or Max. 100 sheets (plain paper) Cassette: Max. 250 sheets (plain paper)
Paper Sizes
Rear Tray: A4, A5, B5, LTR, LGL, 4"x6", 5"x7", 7"x10", 8"x10", Envelopes(DL, COM10), Square (5" x 5", 4"x4",89x89mm), Card Size(91 x 55mm) [Custom size] width 55mm - 215.9 mm, length 89mm - 676mm Cassette: A4, A5, B5, LTR [Custom size] width 148.0 mm - 215.9 mm, length 210mm - 297mm
Paper Weight
Rear Tray: Plain paper: 64 - 105 g/m² Canon photo paper: up to 300 g/m² (Photo Paper Pro Platinum PT-101) Cassette: Plain paper: 64 - 105 g/m²
Display Type & Size
Full Dot LCD
Display Languages
32 Languages Selectable: Japanese/English(mm & inch)/German/French/Italian/Spanish/Dutch/Portuguese/Norwegian/Swedish/Danish/Finnish/Russian/Czech/Hungarian/Polish/Slovene/Turkish/Greek/Simplified Chinese/Traditional Chinese/Korean/Indonesian/Slovakian/Estonian/Latvian/Lithuanian/Ukrainian/Romanian/Bulgarian/Croatian/Vietnamese
Interface Type - PC / Mac
Hi-Speed USB (B Port) Ethernet: 10/100Mbps (auto switchable) Wi-Fi: IEEE802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi Security: WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, WEP, Administration password Wireless LAN Frequency Band: 2.4GHz
Interface Type - Other
Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY app Easy-PhotoPrint Editor Message In Print app PIXMA Cloud Link Canon Print Service Plugin (Android) Google Cloud Print Apple AirPrint Wireless Direct Access Point Mode LAN/WLAN PictBridge Mopria (Android)
approx. 6.5 kg
Dimensions (W x D x H)
approx. 403 x 369 x 166 mm
Acoustic Noise Levels
approx. 50.5dB(A)
Operating Temperature
Operating Humidity
10-90%RH (no dew condensation)
Power Source
AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption
Off: Approx. 0.3W Standby (connected to PC via USB): Approx. 0.8W Standby (all ports connected): Approx. 1.6W Time to enter Standby mode: 11min 10sec Printing (USB connection to PC): Approx. 21W
Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC)

Deliver high volumes
Print up to 18,000 black pages from 3 black ink bottles or 7,700 pages from a colour set*. Cut downtime with auto 2-sided printing and a 350-sheet plain paper capacity.

Smart convenience
Print with your smart device via the Canon PRINT app and connect to the cloud using PIXMA Cloud Link, convenient for home entrepreneurs or small offices.

Hassle-free printing
Print simply using AirPrint (iOS), Mopria (Android) or Windows 10 Mobile, and enjoy high-speed secure connections with the local network via the Ethernet connection.

Professional results
Print sharp text with dedicated pigment black ink and borderless photos up to A4 with vivid colour inks. Take the hassle out of refills with enhanced mess-free ink bottles.

Greater control
Take control via the 2-Line mono LCD and stay one step ahead with ink detection. Businesses with multiple locations can remotely monitor ink levels, usage and status with the Management Information Base (MIB).

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