Versatile large format multifunction printer offers cost-efficient , easy-to-use, scan-to-copy/ file/cloud solution . Simultaneous Scanning & Printing for enhanced productivity

imagePROGRAF TA-5300 MFP L36ei

imagePROGRAF TA-5300 MFP L36ei

Canon imagePROGRAF TA-5300 MFP L36ei is an affordable scan-to-copy/file system for low volume and entry-level users with a minimal learning curve when it comes to new equipment. Equipped with unique print & scanning technologies also found in production-class large format printers, the imagePROGRAF TA-5300 MFP L36ei combines outstanding print and Scan quality to complete any CAD, design and creative process.
With the ability to scan and copy up to 914.4mm (36.0in) without a computer, scanned data can be saved to a USB Flash drive, and also to a PC in TIFF, JPEG, PDF, Multipage PDF, PDF/A formats. The L36ei scanners feature the patented SingleSensor technology, enabling advanced alignment stability across the entire scan width to produce scans of the highest precision.

  • 5-colour LUCIA TD pigment ink
  • 914.4mm (36.0in)
  • Multi-function printer
  • Air Feeding System
  • Robust security, extensive suite of software and solutions
  • Silent printing
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imagePROGRAF TA-5300 MFP L36ei

Non-Stop Printing

The sub ink tank system allows empty ink tanks to be replaced while the printer continues to print, ensuring complete use of all inks and to avoid wastage.

Software Applications For Workflow Management

Batch printing, job preset, shortcut prints can be easily sent via Direct Print & Share feature. Calculate the cost, track ink and media usages of your print jobs with the Accounting Manager to assist in reporting. Manage, update and arrange media information in printer’s operation panel and printer driver easily through Media Configuration Tool. It is also possible to monitor printer status and colour usage effortlessly through the Device Management Console.

Software Applications For Posters

Create professional posters in-house with the PosterArtist Lite and Easy-PhotoPrint Editor software packed with a variety of stock photos, templates and clip art. Additionally, with the Free Layout Plus software, enjoy nesting, tiling and duplex printing features.


Printer Type

5-Colour, 914.4mm (36.0in)

Number of Nozzles

15 360 nozzles
(MBK: 5 120 nozzles; BK, C, M, Y: 2 560 nozzles each)

Maximum Print Resolution

2 400 × 1 200dpi

Nozzle Pitch

1 200dpi (2 lines)

Line Accuracy*1

± 0.1 % or less

Minimum Ink Droplet Size

5 picolitre

Ink Capacity

Sales Ink: 55ml (Matte Black, Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow)

Bundled Starter Ink: 55ml x 2 (Matte Black) /
55ml (Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow)

Ink Type

Pigment Ink

Printer Language

SG Raster (Swift Graphic Raster)


JPEG (Ver. JFIF1.02)

Printing Solutions

Apple AirPrint, Direct Print & Share, AutoCAD Optimized Printer Driver, Easy-PhotoPrint Editor, Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY, Canon Print Service

Standard Interfaces (Built-in)

USB B Port:
Hi-Speed USB
Full Speed (12Mbps)
High Speed (480Mbps)
Bulk Transfer
Series B (4 pins)

Gigabit Ethernet:
IEEE 802.3 10base-T
IEEE 802.3u 100base-TX/Auto-Negotiation
IEEE 802.3ab 1000base-T/Auto-Negotiation 
IEEE 802.3x Full Duplex
TCP/IP (IPv4/IPv6)

Wireless LAN:
WEP (64/128bit)

Memory (Standard)

2 GB

Print Speed*2

Plain Paper

CAD Drawings, A0

52s [Fast (Custom Q5)]
53s [Fast]
1min 34s [Standard]

Heavyweight Coated Paper HG

CAD Drawings, A0

53s [Fast (Custom Q5)]

1min 31s [Fast]

4min 25s [Standard]

Plain Paper

Poster, A0

50s [Fast (Custom Q5)]

50s [Fast]

1min 25s [Standard]

Heavyweight Coated Paper HG

Poster, A0

1min 44s [Fast]

3min 10s [Standard]

Glossy Photo Paper HG 170

Poster, A0

6min 32s [Standard]

10min 1s [Fine]

Media Handling

Media Feed and Output

Roll Paper (Single)

Upper Load, Front Output

Cut Sheet

Upper Load, Front Output*3

Media Width

Roll Paper

203.2 ~ 917.0mm

Cut Sheet

210.0 ~ 431.8mm

Media Thickness (Roll / Cut Sheet)

0.07 ~ 0.80mm

Min. Printable Length

Roll Paper


Cut Sheet


Max. Printable Length

Roll Paper


Cut Sheet


Maximum Outer Roll Diameter

150mm or less

Borderless Printing Width
(Roll paper only, no size restriction)

203.2 – 917.0mm

Margins (Recommended Area)

Roll Paper

Top: 20mm, Bottom: 3mm, Side: 3mm

Cut Sheet (Apple AirPrint)

Top: 20mm, Bottom: 31mm, Side: 3mm

Cut Sheet (Others)

Top: 20mm, Bottom: 20mm, Side: 3mm

Margins (Printable Area)

Roll Paper

Top: 3mm, Bottom: 3mm, Side: 3mm

Roll Paper (Borderless Print)

Top: 0mm, Bottom: 0mm, Side: 0mm

Cut Sheet (Apple AirPrint)

Top: 3.0mm, Bottom: 12.7mm, Side: 3.0mm

Cut Sheet (Others)

Top: 3mm, Bottom: 20mm, Side: 3mm

Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions (W x D x H)

Main Unit
(Include roll holder set, exclude ink and print head)

1 289 x 748 x 438mm

Main Unit + Stand + Basket (SD-33)

1 289 x 870 x 1 059mm (Basket Open)

1 289 x 757 x 1 059mm (Basket Closed)


Main Unit
(Include roll holder set, exclude ink and print head)


Main Unit + Stand + Basket (SD-33)


Packaged Dimensions (W x D x H)

Main Unit + Pallet

1 492 x 909 x 685mm

Stand + Basket (SD-33)

1 362 x 824 x 268mm

Main Unit + Stand + Pallet

1 492 x 909 x 811mm

Packaged Weight

Main Unit + Pallet


Stand + Basket (SD-33)


Main Unit + Stand + Pallet


Power & Operating Requirements

Power Supply

AC 100 – 240 V, 50 – 60 Hz

Power Consumption


59W or less

Sleep Mode

3.6W or less

Power Off

0.3W or less

Operating Environment


15 ~ 30°C


10 ~ 80% RH (No dew condensation)

Acoustic Sound

Acoustic Power*5

Operation: Approx. 58dB

Acoustic Pressure*5

Operation: Approx. 42dB (A)
Standby: 35dB (A) or less

Accessories and Consumables

Printer Stand (Required)


50.8mm (2.0in)/76.2mm (3.0in) Roll Holder (Optional)


Print Head


Cutter Blade


Maintenance Cartridge


Ink Tank (55 ml)

PFI-8030 Matte Black / Cyan / Magenta / Yellow / Black


Scan Technology

Single Sensor with multiple LED illumination

Optical Resolution


Scan Width

914.4mm (36.0in)

Minimum Scan Width

150.0mm (6.0in)

Maximum Scan Length

2 768.0mm (109.0in)

Document Thickness

0.07mm (minimum)
0.50mm (maximum)

Max. Scan Speed (in/s)

Draft (200 dpi)

1.0ips (Colour) / 3.0ips (Black & White)

Standard (300 dpi)

0.5ips (Colour) / 1.5ips (Black & White)

Best (600 dpi)

0.33ips (Colour) / 1.0ips(Black & White) 

Max. Copy Speed (in/s)

Draft (300/300 dpi)

1.0ips (Colour) / 3.0ips (Black & White) 

Standard (300/600 dpi)

1.0ips (Colour) / 3.0ips (Black & White) 

Best (600/600 dpi)

0.5ips (Colour) / 1.5ips (Black & White) 

PC & Software Included

ScanApp Lei Software


Scan to USB (No ScanApp Lei)

RGB* / Greyscale / BW*, TIFF

Scan to USB (ScanApp Lei available)

RGB* / Greyscale / BW*, JPG, PDF, PDF / A, M-PDF

Scan to PC

RGB* / Greyscale / BW*, Tiff, JPEG, PDF, PDF / A, TiffG4, M-PDF


RGB* / Greyscale / BW*

Copy & Save

Copy and scan to PC concurrently

  1. User adjustments is required. Printing environment and media must match those used for the adjustments.
    Paper required: Plain paper, CAD tracing paper, coated paper, CAD translucent matte film only.
  2. Time taken to print one page, does not include time required for data processing, data transfer and pre-printing operations.
  3. Manual feed using media locking lever.
  4. Varies according to the OS and application.
  5. Measured using ISO 7779 standard and described based on ISO 9296 standard.
    Measured in standard mode using plain paper and line drawing.
  6. Scanner is manufactured by U.K. – based Global Scanning UK Ltd.

Foot Note

*C – Cyan, *M – Magenta, *Y – Yellow, *BK – Black, *MBK – Matte Black, *PC – Photo Cyan, *PM – Photo Magenta, *PBK – Photo Black, *GY – Grey, *PGY – Photo Grey, *B – Blue, *R – Red, *CO – Chrome Optimizer, *RGB (*R-Red, G-Green, B-Blue), *B&W (*B-Black, W-White) 

Ink/Ribbon/Retransfer Film


Ink Tank

Ink Tank PFI-8030 Black (55ml)

Ink Tank

Ink Tank PFI-8030 Cyan (55ml)

Ink Tank

Ink Tank PFI-8030 Magenta (55ml)

Ink Tank

Ink Tank PFI-8030 Matte Black (55ml)

Ink Tank

Ink Tank PFI-8030 Yellow (55ml)

Maintenance Cartridge

Maintenance Cartridge MC-31

  • LUCIA TD ink​​​​​​​ combines with Canon FINE print head to produce sharp text, accurate lines, and vivid colours with excellent weather resistance, even on plain paper.

  • FINE Print head get rich and grain-free quality photo image with minimum ink droplets and high printing resolution for lab-quality printouts.​​​

  • L-COA PRO Image Processing Engine​​​​​​​ ​​​​​​​L-COA PRO imaging processor drives high printing speed and supreme print quality.

  • Air Feeding System keeps paper flat during printing.

  • Non-Firing Detection and Compensation System ​​​​​​​equipped with in-built sensor, the non-firing detection and compensation system checks the ink ejection from print head nozzles and when a blockage is detected, another nozzle automatically provides backup. This prevents printing failures due to banding and also reduces head cleaning frequencies.

  • Accounting Manager – Track ink and media usage for cost calculation and reporting.
  • Autocad® Optimized Printer Driver – Optimised printer driver for optimal printing control and enables faithful printing of drawing data created with AutoCAD®.
  • Device Management Console – Effectively manages multiple printers, monitor activities such as error messages and printer information up to 50 printers.
  • Direct Print & Share – Batch printing, job presets, shortcut prints can be sent easily and efficiently.
  • Media Configuration Tool – Easily manage, update and arrange media information in printer’s operation panel and printer driver.
  • Quick Utility Toolbox – Quick access to supporting utilities and settings. From printer information, speed dial and destination folder settings to scanning and cloud sharing.
  • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Apple AirPrint – Print PDF files wirelessly via mobile app for Apple iPad® and iPhone®.
  • Canon PRINT Inkjet/SELPHY – Print PDF files wirelessly via mobile app for Android tablet and smartphone.
  • Canon Print Service – Direct document and photo prinintg via mobile app from Android devices without the need to download any printer-specific applications.
  • Easy-PhotoPrint Editor – Edit, trim and rotate your images into unique layouts and designs, including posters, calendars, collages and more. Available on iOS, Android OS.
  • Free Layout Plus – Enjoy nesting, tiling and duplex printing features.
  • PosterArtist Lite – Create professional-looking posters in-house with a wide variety of templates, stock photos and clip art for various business types and themes.
  • Printer Stand : SD-24 (Optional)
  • 50.8mm (2.0in)/76.2mm (3.0in) Roll Holder : RH2-28 (Optional)
  • Cutter Blade : CT-08