Canon PIXMA iP8500 manual

The Canon PIXMA iP8500 is a dedicated photo printer – featuring Canon’s exclusive 8-ink ChromaPLUS photosystem – that puts unprecedented color, image quality, and speed in the hands of photographic professionals. All the other great Pixma features are included, too. So, for your money, you have a top-of-the-range photo printer and the built-in convenience of two paper trays, duplexing, and CD printing.

Getting the most out of your Canon iP8500 requires an understanding of how to use it. That’s where having the owner’s manual comes in handy. With proper usage, there is less risk of damage, and you’ll learn how to get the most out of it.

Manuals for the Canon iP8500

Canon Pixma iP8500 User Manual (6.5 MB pdf file)
Canon Pixma iP8500 Easy Setup (3.1 MB pdf file)

Please be sure to read and save the entire manual before setting up or using your Canon Pixma iP8500. Misuse may damage the unit or cause harm or serious injury. Download the manual and save it for future reference.

Wide gamutLightfast issues
Rich colors
Built-in CD tray
Dual paper trays

Canon Pixma iP8500 features

Sharp 4,800 x 2,400 dpi maximum resolution
Up to 16 ppm black, 12 ppm color; built-in 2-sided printing
Borderless 4-by-6-inch photo in just 23 seconds
Directly supports PictBridge-compatible digital cameras and DV camcorders
PC and Mac compatible; 1-year warranty with toll-free phone support

Canon Pixma iP8500 Specifications

Canon Pixma iP8500Specs
Printing resolution4800 x 2400 dpi. max.
Print speedBlack printing (text pattern) Max Speed (Custom Setting 5): 17 ppm Standard: 5.3 ppm; Color printing Max Speed (Custom Setting 5): 15 ppm Standard: 4.6 ppm; Photo printing (PR-101 A4) Standard: 1.39 ppm
Print width203.2 mm max. (8.0 inches) (for Borderless Printing: 215.9 mm / 8.5 inches)
Resident print control modeCanon extended mode
Receive buffer80 KB
Interface (USB)USB interface / USB 2.0 Hi-Speed interface
Acoustic noise levelApprox. 36 dB (A) (in the highest print quality mode)
Operating environmentTemperature: 5 to 35?C (41 to 95?F); Humidity: 10 to 90%RH (no condensation)
Storage environmentTemperature: 0 to 40?C (32 to 104?F); Humidity: 5 to 95% RH (no condensation)
Power supplyAC 110-120 V, 50/60 Hz and/or AC 220-240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power consumptionPrint standby: Approx. 1 W; Printing: Approx. 23 W
Dimensions453 (W) x 293 (D) x 170 (H) mm
Weight7.3 kg (16.09 lb.)