imageRUNNER ADVANCE C5500i III Series

Main Unit


A3 Colour Laser Multifunctional

Core Functions

Print, Copy, Scan, Send, Store and Optional Fax


Canon Dual Custom Processor (Shared)

Control Panel

25.62cm (10.1in) TFT LCD WSVGA Color Touch panel


Standard: 4.0GB RAM

Hard Disk Drive

Standard: 320GB (Available disk space: 250GB)
Maximum: 1TB

Mirroring Hard Disk Drive

Optional 250GB, 1TB

Interface Connection

Standard: 1 000Base-T/100Base-TX/10Base-T, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n)
Optional: NFC, Bluetooth Low Energy

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

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 mm

Cassette 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 mm

Multi-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)


142kg including the toner bottles


Print Speed (Simplex, BW/CL)

iR-ADV C5560i III
(ppm): 60 (A4,A5,A5R,A6R), (pages per minute): 32 (A3)

iR-ADV C5550i III
 (ppm): 50 (A4,A5,A5R,A6R),  (pages per minute): 27 (A3)

iR-ADV C5540i III
(ppm): 40 (A4,A5,A5R,A6R), (pages per minute): 22 (A3)

iR-ADV C5535i III
 (ppm): 35 (A4,A5,A5R,A6R),  (pages per minute): 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


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




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: Maximum 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(images per minute): 80/80 (300dpi) , 80/60 (600 dpi)
2-sided Scanning (images per minute) : 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


Modem Speed

Super G3: 33.6kbps
G3: 14.4kbps

Compression Method


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



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



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)


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)


Standard: IP/Mac Address Filtering, IPSEC, TLS Encrypted Communication, SNMP V3.0, IEEE 802.1X, IPv6, SMTP Authentication, POP Authentication before SMTP, S/MIME


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.