Printer specifications MP500

Article ID: ART159119 | Date published: 06/09/2015 | Date last updated: 08/18/2015


Printer specifications (such as speed, bluetooth information, memory card compatibility, etc.) on the printer.


MP500 Printer Specifications
Print Speed (up to) Black Fast:  29 pages/minute (approx. 2.1 seconds/page*)
Standard:  14.7 pages/minute
Color Fast:  19 pages/minute (approx. 3.2 seconds/page*)
Standard:  10.7 pages/minute
Color Photo 4" x 6" borderless (approx.) 51 seconds*
Printing Resolution Black 600 x 600 dpi
Color 9600 x 2400 dpi
Dual Paper Path Yes

Built-in Two-sided Printing


Paper Handling

Automatic Sheet Feed and Paper Cassette

Paper Capacity (max.)**


150 sheets


150 sheets

Paper Sizes

Letter?8.5" x 11"
Legal?8.5" x 14"
(legal cannot be used in cassette)
4" x 6"
5" x 7"
Credit Card
(feeding from the cassette can damage the machine)
A4?210mm x 297mm
US Commercial No.10 envelope

Paper Weights

17 lb. to 28 lb. (more than 28 lb. (non-Canon brand paper) cannot be used)

Memory Card Slot Direct
Camera Direct Print Camera Port
(PictBridge Compliant and Canon Bubble Jet Direct Compatible)
Bluetooth Bluetooth v. 1.2***
IrDA IrDA**** 1.2 (JPEG only)


USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (No parallel connection)
USB cable not included


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Card Type Supported
Compact Flash Yes
Micro Drive Yes
SmartMedia Yes
(1MB and 2MB cards are not supported)
Memory Stick Yes (including Memory Stick PRO)
Secure Digital (SD) Yes
MMC (MultiMediaCard) Yes
The following can be used with the addition of a special adapter sold separately:
xD-Picture Card Yes
Memory Stick Duo Yes
Memory Stick Pro Duo Yes
miniSD Card Yes



Communication Method Bluetooth standard Ver 1.2
Output Power Class 2
Communication distance Line-of-sight distance: approx. 10 meters *

* It may vary depending on factors including the presence of obstacles between communication equipment, radio wave conditions, the presence of magnetic fields around microwave ovens and locations where electrostatic and radio interference occur, the types of software and operating systems used, and receiver sensitivity and antenna performance of communication equipment.
Profile SPP (Serial Port Profile)
OPP (Object Push Profile)
BIP (Basic Imaging Profile)
HCRP (Hardcopy Cable Replacement Profile (for computers))
Compatible Computers Windows Windows XP SP2 or later is installed

Windows XP SP1 or later with Microsoft "Support for Bluetooth Wireless Devices" is installed

Toshiba Windows XP computers with Bluetooth Settings Version 3.00.10 or later is installed
Macintosh Macintosh with the Apple Bluetooth module or a Macintosh attached D-LINK DBT-120 USB Bluetooth rev.B
OS: Mac OS X v.10.3.3 or later
Compatible models Computers, PDAs, mobile phones and other Bluetooth devices
Bluetooth devices may not operate correctly depending on machine models or software versions used.
Frequency band 2.4 GHz band (2.400 GHz to 2.4835 GHz)
Power supply Supplied from the direct print port on printer, DC 4.4 V to 5.25 V
Maximum power consumption 500 mW (MAX)
Operating temperature 5 to 35?C (41 to 95?F )
Operating humidity 10 to 90%RH (no condensation)
(Width x Depth x Height)
0.73" (W) x 1.87" (D) x 0.34" (H) (with cap attached)
18.5mm (W) x 47.5mm (D) x 8.7mm (H)
Weight Approx. 7 g (0.015 lb.)


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