Canon iPF6450

The Canon imagePROGRAF iPF6450 24.0" Large Format Printer was designed for professionals in the graphic, fine art, photography and proofing markets that seek the quality-control and accurate, reliable image reproduction. The wide colour spectrum is produced by the 12-Colour LUCIA EX pigment ink set, which also provides improved scratch resistance and smoother gradations.

Consistent, high quality print and proofing results

• 24” print production
• 250 GB hard disk
• LUCIA EX 12-colour print system
• High productivity “hot swap” ink tanks
• Optional Spectrophotometer unit and Calibration Link
• Superior image quality and print precision
• Photoshop plug-in, which saves time and money



Printer Type
12 Colour - 24"/609.6mm

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

Number of Nozzles
Total: 30,720 - BK, MBK, C, M, Y, PC, PM, GY, PGY, R, G, B: 2,560 nozzles for each colour x 6 colours x 2 print heads

Print Resolution
2,400 x 1,200 dpi

Nozzle Pitch
1,200 x 2 includes Non-firing nozzle detection and compensation system

Line Accuracy
±0.1 % or less

Ink Droplet Size
4 Picoliter per colour

Ink Capacity
Bundled Starter Ink: 90ml
Sales Ink: 130ml and 300ml

Ink Type
LUCIA EX 12 Colour Pigment Ink:
BK, MBK, C, M, Y, PC, PM, GY, PGY, R, G, B

OS Compatability
Windows XP/Server 2003/Server 2008/Vista/7 (32/64bit),
Macintosh OSX 10.5.8-10.7.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

Printing Speed (A1 Roll, Plain Paper)
1.2min (Fast Mode)
2.1min (Standard Mode)

Printing Speed (A1 Roll, Coated Paper)
2.2min (Standard Mode)
4.0min (High Quality Mode)

Printing Speed (A1 Roll, Photo Paper)
3.7min (Standard Mode)
5.0min (High Quality Mode)


Buffer RAM
384 MB

Hard Drive
250 GB

Paper Handling

Media Width
Roll paper and Manual Feed from top: 203.2 mm (8") - 610 mm (24"),
Manual Feed from Front: 250 - 610 mm / POP board use only: A2, A1

Media Thickness
Roll paper: 0.07 - 0.8mm, Cut sheet: Manual feed from top: 0.07 - 0.8mm,
Manual feed from front: 0.5 - 1.5 mm

Minimum Printable Length
Roll Paper: 203.2mm, Manual Feed from Top: 279.4mm, Manual Feed Front: 350mm

Maximum Printable Length
10" (254 mm), B4 (257 mm), 14" (356 mm), 16" (407 mm), A2 (420 mm), A2+/17" (432 mm), B2 (515 mm), A1 (594 mm), 24" (610 mm)

Maximum Media Roll Diameter
150.0 mm

Paper Feed Method
Roll Paper: One Roll (top-loading [front operation possible], front output),
Cut Sheet: 1 sheet Front loading and front output, top loading and front output

Media Feed Capacity
Manual Feed: 1 Sheet, Roll Feed: 1 Roll

Borderless Printing Width (Roll Only)
10" (254 mm), B4 (257 mm), 14" (356 mm), 16" (407 mm), A2 (420 mm), A2+/17" (432 mm), B2 (515 mm), A1 (594 mm), 24" (610 mm)

Dimensions and Weight

Physical Dimensions (W x D x H)
Main unit with Auto Roll Feed Unit (standard) - 1,227 (W) x 702 (D) x 344 (H) mm; Weight: approx. 54kg (excluding consumables and printer Stand).
Main unit with a basket open and a printer stand - 1,227 (W) x 870 (D) x 1,001 (H) mm; Weight: approx. 70kg (excluding consumables)
Basket close: 1,227 (W) x 751 (D) x 1,001 (H) mm
Main unit with a basket open, printer stand and Spectrophotometer - 1,227 (W) x 970 (D) x 1,001 (H) mm; Weight: approx. 91kg (excluding consumables) Basket close: 1,227 (W) x 875 (D) x 1,001 (H) mm

Power and Operating Requirements

Power Supply
AC 100 - 240 V (50 - 60 Hz)

Power Consumption
Operation: 100W or less
Power off (standby): 0.5 W or less (In compliance with ErP Directive Lot.6)
Power consumption of sleep mode: 6W or less
Time to enter sleep mode: approx. 5 min

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

Noise Level (Approx.)
Operation: approx. 47dB
Standby: 35dB
Operation: 6.4 Bels or less Based on ISO 7779