Canon imageCLASS LBP253dw B&W Laser Printer


MSRP: $599

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The Canon imageCLASS LBP253dw B&W Laser Printer is an easy to use, single function laser printer that is an ideal solution for a small office or home office environment. With so many easy to use features, such as the intuitive Color Touch LCD Display, various mobile solutions and security capabilities, completing your daily workflow will be a breeze.

The Canon LBP253dw features a user friendly, 3.5 inch Touch LCD display, which allows you to navigate through the menus efficiently.

The Canon LBP253dw delivers fast, exceptional black and white laser output and prints your professional quality documents at speeds of up to 35 pages-per-minute1 with your first print available in 6 seconds or less2. Eco friendly, automatic duplexing increases your business efficiency by helping your business save on paper costs while saving paper. Your printing needs are covered, with paper handling of up to 250 sheets in a front loading cassette, 50 sheets in the multipurpose tray and an additional 500 sheets in the optional paper cassette, for a total paper capacity of 800 sheets3.

The Canon LBP253dw has wireless connectivity and mobile solutions that allow you to keep your business moving forward while on the go. Built in Wi-Fi Direct Connection4a enables easy connection to mobile devices without a router. The LBP253dw features mobile capabilities for printing on the go using your compatible mobile device such as Apple® AirPrint®6, Mopria™ Print Service7 and Google Cloud Print™8. The Canon PRINT Business5 app allows users to print to the device from compatible iOS or Android devices. The Canon LBP253dw is also equipped with Near Field Communication (NFC9), which allows you to "tap and print" using your compatible mobile Android device.

The Canon LBP253dw offers security and a diversity of print features to help you manage your business. Password protected Department ID Management helps business owners manage device usage for up to 300 IDs. Secure Print helps keep printed confidential documents safe, and with USB Direct Print, you can easily print from your USB flash drive in JPEG, TIFF and PDF formats. Additionally, the LBP253dw supports PCL 5e/6, Adobe® Postscript® and UFR II printer languages, allowing greater versatility for your printing needs.

The Canon LBP253dw uses 1.6 watts or less in Energy Saver Mode, helping you save on energy costs. The Single Cartridge System combines the toner and drum into 1 unit, making replacement of cartridges simple. This printer uses Cartridge 119 Black and Cartridge 119 Black II for higher volume printing.

The Canon LBP253dw offers feature rich capabilities in a high quality, compact, reliable printer that is ideal for any office environment.

Benefits & Features of the Canon imageCLASS LBP253dw B&W Laser Printer

  • Wi-Fi® Direct Connection enables easy connection from your mobile devices without a router.
  • Fast print speeds of up to 35 pages per minute, with your first print in your hands in 6 seconds or less.
  • Easily navigate through all the features with the 3.5-inch, Color Touch-Panel.
  • Print on the go with Canon PRINT Business, Apple® AirPrint®, Mopria Print Service, and Google Cloud Print
  • Password protected Department ID Management helps business owners manage device usage for up to 300 IDs.
  • Supports host-based UFR II, PCL 5e/6 and Adobe® PostScript® to provide printing versatility for your business.
  • Eco-friendly, two-sided printing out of the box saves paper and related cost.
  • Secure Print helps protect the privacy of your printed documents.
  • Direct Print from USB allows printing from JPEG, TIFF, and PDF formats.
  • Touch and Print with Near Field Communication (NFC) using your compatible mobile Android device.
  • Low energy consumption; uses just 1.6 W in wireless, Energy Saver mode.
  • Generous, expandable paper capacity allows for up to 800 sheets.

Specifications of the Canon imageCLASS LBP253dw B&W Laser Printer

Printer Specifications
Printer Type
Monochrome Laser Single Function Printer
Print Speed
Up to 35ppm (1-sided plain paper, letter), Up to 17ppm (2-sided plain paper, letter)1
First Print Time
6 seconds or less (letter)2
Printer Language
UFR II, PCL (5e/6), PS
Print Resolution
Default: Up to 1200 x 600 dpi
Maximum Print Size
Up to Legal
Duplex Print
Print Modes
Toner Saver, Booklet, Poster, Watermark
Print Memory
Direct Print from USB
via USB High Speed 2.0, Print File format: JPEG, TIFF, PDF
Paper Handling Specifications
Standard Paper Source(s)
250-sheet cassette, 50-sheet multipurpose tray3
Optional Paper Source(s)
500-sheet cassette (PF-44)
Paper Output
Output tray (face down): Approx. 150 sheets, Sub-output tray (face up): 1 sheet
Paper Weight
16 to 32 lb. bond (plain paper, cassette / multipurpose tray)
Media Sizes
Letter, Legal, A4, A5, A6, B5, Executive, Statement, Foolscap
Media Types
Plain, Heavy, Recycled, Color, Label, Envelope, Index
Envelope Capacity
10 envelopes (Multi-Purpose Tray)
Envelope Types
Com 10, Monarch, DL
Connectivity and Software Specifications
Standard Interface(s)
USB Device High-Speed 2.0, Shared 10/100/1000 BASE-T Ethernet (Network) IEEE 802.11b/g/n Wireless4 , NFC9 (Near Field Communication)
WiFi Access Mode
Infrastructure Mode
WiFi Authentication Methods
DS-SS System, OFDM System
WiFi Encryption Modes
WEP (128 (104)/64 (40) bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES-CCMP), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES-CCMP)
WPS Easy Setup Support Methods
Push Button mode, PIN code mode
Mobile Functions
Canon PRINT Business5, Apple® AirPrint®6, Mopria Print Service7, Google Cloud Print™8
Network Functions
Embedded Web Server (Remote UI)
Web Browser Support for Remote UI
Windows Vista/7/8/8.1/10, Microsoft Internet Explorer 9.0 or later, Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later (except for Classic environment), Safari 5.0.6 or later
Print Protocols
LPD, RAW, WSD-Print (IPv4,IPv6)
TCP/IP Set of Application Services
Bonjour(mDNS), HTTP, HTTPS, POP before SMTP (IPv4,IPv6), DHCP, BOOTP, RARP, ARP+PING, Auto IP, WINS (IPv4), DHCPv6 (IPv6)
Network Management Protocols
SNMPv1, SNMPv3 (IPv4,IPv6)
OS Compatibility
Windows® 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista®, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server® 2012, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003, Mac® OS X 10.5.8 & up
Other Features
WiFi® Direct Connection: Yes4a
Cable Included
Power Cord (USB not included)
Bundled Software
Printer driver
Environmental Specifications
Power Consumption
Max: 990W or less.
During Operation: Approx. 570W or less.
Standby: Approx. 11.7W or less.
Energy Saver: Approx. 1.6 W or less (wireless)
Typical Energy Consumption
1.3 kWh
General Specifications
15.9 (W) x 14.9 (D) x 12.5 (H)
Unit Weight (without/with cartridge)
25.4 lbs. (w/o cartridge),
27.2 lbs (w/cartridge)
Package Weight
Approx. 34.2 lbs
Cartridge Type
Cartridge 119 Black (Yields approximately 2,100 pages)
Cartridge 119II Black (Yields approximately 6,400 pages)
*Yields based on ISO/IEC Standard
LCD Display
3.5 Inch Color Touch
Duty Cycle
Up to 50,000 pages per month
Department ID Management
Yes, Up to 300 ID’s
IEEE802.1x, SNMPv3, HTTPS, IPSEC, Native Secured Print
English, Japanese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese (Simplified / Traditional), Korean
1 Year Exchange / Carry-in (Extended warranty available)10
Other Features:
EPEAT Silver Rating