imageRUNNER ADVANCE C5500i III Series

New colour series with intelligent technology

The imageRUNNER ADVANCE C5500i III series redefines how multifunction device works. With speeds up to 60ppm, enjoy enhanced productivity through intelligent document workflow and personalisation.

  • A3 Colour
  • Print speed of 35/35, 40/40, 50/50, 60/60 pages per minute (CL/BW)



Main Unit

Type A3 Colour Laser Multifunctional
Core Functions Print, Copy, Scan, Send, Store and Optional Fax
Processor Canon Dual Custom Processor (Shared)
Control Panel 25.62cm (10.1in) TFT LCD WSVGA Color Touch panel
Memory Standard: 4.0GB RAM
Hard Disk Drive Standard: 320GB (Available disk space: 250GB)
Maximum: 1TB
Mirroring Hard Disk Drive Optional 250GB, 1TB
Interface Connection Network
Standard: 1 000Base-T/100Base-TX/10Base-T, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n)
Optional: NFC, Bluetooth Low EnergyOthers
Standard: USB 2.0 x2 (Host), USB 3.0 x1 (Host), USB 2.0 x1 (Device)
Optional: Serial Interface,Copy Control Interface
Paper Supply Capacity (A4, 80g/m²) Standard: 1 200 sheets (2 x 550-sheet cassettes, 100-sheet multi-purpose tray)
Maximum: 6 350 sheets (with High Capacity Cassette Feeding Unit-A1 & Paper Deck Unit-F1)
Paper Output Capacity (A4, 80g/m²) Standard: 250 sheets
Maximum: 3 450 Sheets (with Staple Finisher-Y1 or Booklet Finisher-Y1 and Copy Tray-J2)
Finishing Capabilities Standard: Collate, Group
With Inner Finisher: Collate, Group, Offset, Staple, Hole Punch*1, ECO-Staple, Staple-On-Demand
With External Finisher*2: Collate, Group, Offset, Staple, Booklet*3, Hole Punch*4, Eco Staple, Staple-On-Demand
Supported Media Types Upper Cassette 1:
Thin, Plain, Thick, Colour, Recycled, Pre-punched, Transparency, Bond, Envelope, Letterhead
Lower Cassette 2:
Thin, Plain, Thick, Colour, Recycled, Pre-punched, Transparency, Tab*5, Bond, Envelope, Letterhead
Multi-purpose tray:
Thin, Plain, Thick, Colour, Recycled, Pre-punched, Transparency, Tracing*6, Label, Tab, Bond, Coated, Envelope, Letterhead
Supported Media Sizes Cassette1
Standard size: A4, A5, A5R, A6R, B5, Envelope [No.10 (COM10), DL, ISO-C5]
Custom Size : 98.0 x 148.0 mm to 297.0 x 215.9 mmCassette 2
Standard size: A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, A6R, B4, B5, B5R, Envelope [No.10 (COM10), Monarch, DL, ISO-C5]
Custom size: 98.0 x 182.0 mm to 304.8 x 457.2 mmMulti-purpose tray:
Standard size: SRA3, A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, A6R, B4, B5, B5R, Envelopes [No. 10(COM 10), Monarch, ISO-C5, DL]
Envelope Custom Size (98.0 x 98.4 mm to 320.0 x 457.2 mm)
Custom Size : 98.0 x 139.7 mm to 320.0 x 457.2 mm
Free Size: 98.0 x 139.7 mm to 320.0 x 457.2 mm
Supported Media Weights Cassettes: 52 to 256g/m²
Multi-purpose tray: 52 to 300g/m²
Duplex: 52 to 220g/m²
Warm-up Time From Power On: 30s
From Deep Sleep Mode: 10s
Quick Startup Mode: 4s
Dimensions (W x D x H) 620 x 742 x 950mm
Installation Space (W x D) 980 x 1,176 mm (with right cover open + cassette drawers open)
Weight 142kg including the toner bottles


Print Speed (Simplex, BW/CL) iR-ADV C5560i III
(ppm): 60 (A4,A5,A5R,A6R), (ppm): 32 (A3)iR-ADV C5550i III
(ppm): 50 (A4,A5,A5R,A6R),  (ppm): 27 (A3)iR-ADV C5540i III
(ppm): 40 (A4,A5,A5R,A6R), (ppm): 22 (A3)iR-ADV C5535i III
(ppm): 35 (A4,A5,A5R,A6R),  (ppm): 18 (A3)
Print Resolution (dpi) Data processing resolution: 600 x 600, 1 200 x 1 200
Page Description Languages Standard: UFR II, PCL6
Optional: Adobe PS 3
Direct Print Direct printing available from USB memory, Advanced box, Remote UI and Web Access*9
Supported File Types: PDF, TIFF, JPEG, EPS, XPS
Printing from Mobile and Cloud AirPrint, Mopria, Google Cloud Print, and Canon Business Print, and uniFLOW Online
Fonts PCL fonts: 93 Roman, 10 Bitmap fonts, 2 OCR fonts, Andalé Mono WT J/K/S/T*10 (Japanese, Korean, Simplified and Traditional Chinese), Barcode fonts*11
PS fonts: 136 Roman
Operating System UFRII: Windows 7 / 8.1 /10 / Server 2008 / Server 2008 R2 / Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 / Server 2016, MAC OS X (10.7 or later)
PCL: Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10 / Server 2008 / Server 2008 R2 / Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 / Server 2016
PS: Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10 / Server 2008 / Server 2008 R2 / Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 / Server 2016, MAC OS X (10.7 or later)
PPD: MAC OS X ( 10.3.9 or later), Windows 7 / 8.1/ 10



Type Single-pass Duplexing Automatic Document Feeder
Document Feeder Paper Capacity (80g/m²) 150 Sheets
Acceptable Originals and Weights Platen: Sheet, Book, 3-Dimensional Objects (Height:  50 mm, Weight: 2kg)

Document Feeder media weights (BW/CL):
1-sided scanning: 38 to 157g/m² / 64 to 157g/m²
2-sided scanning: 50 to 157g/m² / 64 to 157g/m²

Supported Media Sizes Platen: Max. scanning size: 297.0 x 431.8 mm
Document Feeder media size: A3, B4, A4, A4R, B5, B5R, A5, A5R, B6R
Custom size: 128 x 139.7 mm to 304.8 x 431.8 mm
Scan Speed (A4, BW/CL) 1-sided Scanning(ipm): 80/80 (300dpi) , 80/60 (600 dpi)
2-sided Scanning (ipm) : 160/160 (300dpi) , 150/80 (600 dpi)
Scan Resolution (dpi) 600 x 600, 400 x 400, 300 x 300, 200 x 400, 200 x 200, 200 x 100i, 150 x 150, 100 x 100
Pull Scan Specifications Colour Network ScanGear2. For both Twain and WIA
Supported OS: Windows 7 / 8.1 /10 / Server 2008 / Server 2008 R2 / Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 / Server 2016



Optional / Standard Optional on all models
Maximum Number of Connection Lines 4
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 A3, A4, A4R, A5*12, A5R*12, B4, B5*13, B5R*12
FAX Memory 30 000 pages
Speed Dials Maximum 200
Group Dials / Destinations Maximum 199 dials
Sequential Broadcast Maximum 256 addresses
Memory Backup Yes


Mail Box (Number supported) 100 User Inboxes, 1 Memory RX Inbox,
50 Confidential Fax Inboxes,
30 000 Maximum Pages Stored
Advanced Box Communication Protocol: SMB or WebDAV
Supported Client PC: Windows (Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10)
Concurrent Connections (Max.): SMB: 64, WebDAV: 3 (Active Sessions)
Advanced Box Available Disc Space 16GB (Standard HDD)
480GB (with option 1TB HDD)
Memory Media Standard: USB Memory


Authentication Standard: User Authentication (Picture Login/Keyboard Authentication), DepartmentID Authentication, Access Management System, uniFLOW Online Express Cloud based management software
Optional: My Print Anywhere secure print (Requires uniFLOW)
Data Standard: Trusted Platform Module (TPM), Hard Disk Password Lock, Hard Disk Drive Erase, Mail Box Password Protection, Hard Disk Drive Encryption (AES-256bit/CBC, FIPS140-2 Validated)
Optional: Hard Disk Drive Mirroring, Hard Disk Drive removal, IEEE 2600.2 Common Criteria Certification, Data Loss Prevention (Requires uniFLOW,iWSAM Express)
Network Standard: IP/Mac Address Filtering, IPSEC, TLS Encrypted Communication, SNMP V3.0, IEEE 802.1X, IPv6, SMTP Authentication, POP Authentication before SMTP, S/MIME
Document Standard: Secure Print, Adobe LiveCycle® Rights Management ES2.5 Integration, Encrypted PDF, Encrypted Secure Print, Device signature, Secure Watermarks
Optional: User signature, Document Scan lock


Operating Environment Temperature: 10 to 30 ºC
Humidity: 20 to 80 % RH (Relative Humidity)
Power Requirements 220-240V(±10 %), 50/60Hz (±2 Hz), 6A
Power Consumption Maximum: 1,800 W
Standby: 64.8 W*14
Sleep mode: 0.8 W*15


Paper Supply Options

Output options

Hardware Accessories

Security Options

System and Controller Options

Other Options


  1. Requires Inner 2/3 Hole Puncher-B1 or Inner 2/4 Hole Puncher-B1.
  2. Requires Buffer Pass-L1.
  3. Requires Booklet Finisher-Y1.
  4. Requires 2/3 Hole Puncher Unit-A1 or 2/4 Hole Puncher Unit-A1.
  5. Requires Tab Feeding Attachment-F1.
  6. Some types of tracing paper cannot be used.
  7. Time from device power-on, until copy ready.
  8. Time from device power-on to when key operations can be performed on the touch panel display.
  9. Only PDF print from websites is supported.
  10. Requires optional PCL International Font Set-A1.
  11. Requires optional Barcode Printing Kit-D1.
  12. Sent as A4.
  13. Sent as B4.
  14. Reference Value: measured one unit.
  15. 0.8W sleep mode is not available in all circumstances due to certain settings.
  16. With 81.4g/m² paper.