Canon imagePROGRAF iPF8400S Specifications


Printer Type

8 Colour - 44"/1117.6mm

Print Technology

Canon Bubblejet on Demand 6 colours integrated type (6 chips per print head x 2 print heads)

Number of Nozzles

Total: 30,720 - MBK/BK/M/Y: 2,560 nozzles for each colour, C/PC/PM/GY: 5,120 nozzles for each colour

Print Resolution

2400 x 1200dpi

Nozzle Pitch

1200 dpi x 2

Guaranteed Minimum Line Width


Line Accuracy

±0.1 % or less

Ink Droplet Size

4 Picoliter

Ink Capacity

Bundled Starter Ink: 330ml

Sales Ink: 330ml or 700ml

Ink Type

Pigment ink: LUCIA EX

8 colour pigment ink: BK, MBK, C, M, Y, PC, PM, GY

OS Compatability

Windows: XP/ Vista/7/8/Server 2003/2003 R2,

Windows Server 2008 (32/64bit),

Macintosh OSX 10.5.8-OS10.8.x

Printer Languages

GARO (Graphic Arts language with Raster Operations)

Standard Interfaces

USB 2.0 High-Speed

Ethernet 10/100/1000 Base-T/TX


Printing Speed (A0 Roll, Plain Paper)

0.57min (Fast Economy Mode)

3:10min (Standard Mode)

Printing Speed (A0 Roll, Coated Paper)

1.38min (Fast Mode)

3.09min (Standard Mode)

Printing Speed (A0 Roll, Photo Paper)

3.10min (Fast Mode)

4.50min (Standard Mode)


Buffer RAM


Hard Drive



Media Width

Roll paper: 254 - 1118.0 mm

Cut sheet: 203.2 - 1118.0 mm

Media Thickness

Roll Paper: 0.07 - 0.8mm

Cut Sheet: 0.07 - 0.8mm

Minimum Printable Length

203.2 mm

Maximum Printable Length

18m (varies according to the OS and application)

Maximum Media Roll Diameter

150.0 mm

Paper Feed Method

Roll Feed: One Roll, front loading, front output

Front Loading Manual Feed: One sheet, front output

Media Feed Capacity


Borderless Printing Width (Roll Only)

515 mm (JIS B2), 1, 030 mm (JIS B0), 594 mm (ISO A1), 841 mm (ISO A0), 10", 14", 17", 24", 36", 42", 44"


Physical Dimensions (W x D x H)

Main unit, Printer Stand, and Basket: 1,893 (W) x 975 (D) x 1,144 (H) mm

Weight: approx. 143 kg (including Roll Holder Set; excluding ink and print heads)

Software Included

Canon Printer Driver, Status Monitor, ExtraKit - Free Layout & iR enlargement Copy, Hot Folders, Optimised Driver for AutoCAD, Media Configuration Tool, PosterArtist Lite (PC only), Print Plug-in for Microsoft® Word/Excel/PowerPoint (PC only)


Power Supply

AC 220 - 240 V (50 - 60 Hz)

Power Consumption

Operation: 190W or less

Standby power consumption (At the low power mode): 5W or less

Power off (standby): 0.5W or less

Power consumption of sleep mode: 5W or less

Time to enter sleep mode: approx. 5 min

Operating Environment

15 - 30°C, 10 - 80 % (Condensation free)

Noise Level (Approx.)

Operation: 50dB (A) or less

Standby: 35dB (A) or less

Accoustic Power: 6.8 Bels

Based on ISO 7779


CE mark, TUV, Gost-R (locally obtained),

Enviroment Certificates

ENERGY STAR (WW), RoHS directive, IT ECO Declaration (Europe), WEEE, ErP Lot 6 (Europe)


What's in the Box?

Hex wrench screwdriver, Eject assist bar, 2 x print heads, 1 set of starter ink tanks - 330ml each, EU/UK Power Cord, Set up guide, Basic guide, EU Instruction Leaflet (chemicals), User manual CD-ROM, User software CD-ROM (Mac, Win32 and Win64), Stand set up guide, Ink tank installation attention manual, Carrying caution leaflet, Safety/Standard Environment leaflet, Media sample - sheets, How to fit a stay for rolling prevention leaflet, Announcement of Large Format Printer Extended Survey Program, PosterArtist Lite Software


Optional Items

Media Take-up Unit: TU-06

Roll Holder Set (2-inch core spindle): RH2-44


User Replaceable Items

Ink Tanks:

330ml: PFI-306 (iPF8400S) BK/MBK/C/M/Y/PC/PM/GY

700ml: PFI-706 (iPF8400S) BK/MBK/C/M/Y/PC/PM/GY

Print Head: PF-05

Cutter Blade: CT-06

Maintenance Cartridge: MC-08