Canon imageCLASS LBP312dn B&W Laser Printer


MSRP: $1295

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The Canon imageCLASS LBP312dn B&W Laser Printer offers feature rich capabilities in a high quality, reliable printer that is ideal for any office environment. This single function, monochrome laser printer with easy to use features, fast output, generous paper capacity and various mobile solutions gives your business the support and efficiency it deserves.

Your professional quality documents are printed at speeds of up to 45 pages per minute in with a quick first print time of approximately 6.2 seconds. Eco-conscious, duplex print saves you time, paper, and related costs, as well as limits interruptions.

The 5-line, black and white LCD panel allows you to navigate through the menu seamlessly and customize the settings to access the features you use most.

The LBP312dn can be deployed as part of a device fleet managed via uniFLOW, a trusted solution which offers advanced tools to help you track, manage and influence user behavior securely. From routing jobs cost-efficiently, to proactively managing consumable supplies, to implementing user controls and restrictions, to gaining reporting visibility into device usage, uniFLOW helps to reduce unnecessary printing, encourage cost recovery, reduce supply costs and optimize device workflows.

With imageWARE Remote, the device can deliver meter information as well as immediate notification of errors, jams, and alerts by email to the service provider. These notifications are designed to be accurate and contain sufficient data for the service provider to make a technician dispatch decision without having to hassle the customer to obtain more information. By addressing the problem proactively, service providers can take action to handle these issues before it's either noticed or experienced by the customer.

Enjoy a variety of easy to use mobile features for printing on the go using your compatible mobile device, such as Canon PRINT Business, Apple® AirPrint®, Mopria™ Print Service and Google Cloud Print™.

USB Direct Print allows you to print from that USB in JPEG, TIFF, PDF and XPS formats. Manage device usage for up to 300 IDs, using password protected Department ID Management. The LBP312dn also supports host-based UFR II, PCL, PDF, XPS and Adobe® PostScript® languages to provide printing versatility.

The LBP312dn provides generous, expandable paper capacity in a durable design to keep up with your fast paced business output needs. With the front-loading 550-sheet paper cassette, 100-sheet multipurpose tray and optional 550-sheet cassettes (up to 3), you can achieve a total paper capacity of 2,300 sheets.

The LBP312dn uses approximately 1.2 watts of energy in wired, Energy Saver Mode, helping you save money on energy costs. The Single Cartridge System combines the toner and drum into 1 unit, making replacement of cartridges simple. High-capacity toner options keep you printing longer, with limited toner replacements so you can keep pace with your busy output needs. The LBP312dn uses Canon GENUINE Toner, Cartridge 041 (yields 10,000 sheets, ISO/IEC standard) and Cartridge 041 Hi Capacity (yields 20,000 sheets, ISO/IEC standard).

Benefits & Features of the Canon imageCLASS LBP312dn B&W Laser Printer

  • Print at speeds of up to 45 pages per minute, with your first print in your hands in approximately 6.2 seconds.
  • Generous, expandable paper capacity allows for up to 2,300 sheets.
  • Print on the go with Canon PRINT Business, Apple® AirPrint®, Mopria™ Print Service, Google Cloud Print™.
  • Hi Capacity Toner Option (up to 20,000 pages) keeps up with your printing needs and limits toner replacement interruptions.
  • Supports UFR II, PCL5c/e, PCL6, PDF, XPS and Adobe® PostScript® printer languages, allowing greater versatility for your printing needs.
  • 100% U.S. Based Service and Support team provides friendly, expert help for every level of experience.
  • Eco-conscious, two-sided printing out of the box saves paper and related cost.
  • Low energy consumption; uses approximately 1.2 W in wired, Energy Saver Mode.

Specifications of the Canon imageCLASS LBP312dn B&W Laser Printer

Printer Type
Duplex Laser Printer
Print Speed
Up to 45 ppm (1-sided plain paper letter), Up to 36ppm (2-sided plain paper letter)1 (letter)
First Print Time
Approximately 6.2 seconds (letter)2
Printer Language
UFR II, PCL5c/e, PCL6, PDF, XPS and Adobe® PostScript®
Print Resolution
Up to 600 x 600 dpi, 1200 x 1200 dpi equivalent
Maximum Print Size
Up to Legal
Duplex Print
Print Modes
Poster, Booklet, Watermark, Toner Saver, Page Composer
Print Memory
1 GB
Direct Print from USB

Paper Handling Specifications

Standard Paper Source(s)
550-sheet cassette plus 100-sheet multipurpose tray3
Optional Paper Source(s)
550-sheet cassette3 (x3)
Paper Output
250 sheets (face down)
Paper Weight
16-32 lb. bond (cassette/optional cassette), 16-65 lb. bond (multipurpose tray)
Media Sizes
Letter, Legal, A4, A5, B5, Statement, Executive
Media Types
Plain / Heavy Paper, Label, Bond, Envelope
Envelope Capacity
10 envelopes (multipurpose tray)
Envelope Types
Com 10, Monarch, DL, C5

Connectivity and Software Specifications

Standard Interface(s)
USB Device 2.0 Hi-Speed, 10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet (Network)
USB Functions
Print from USB in JPEG, TIFF, PDF, XPS
Mobile Functions
Canon PRINT Business4, Apple® AirPrint®5, Mopria™ Print Service6, Google Cloud Print™7
Embedded Web Server (Remote UI)
IE 7.0 or higher, Safari 9.0.3 or higher
Print Protocols
LPD, RAW, WSD-Print (IPv4, IPv6)
TCP/IP Set of Application Services
Network Management Protocols
SNMPv1, SNMPv3 (IPv4, IPv6)
OS Compatibility
Windows® 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Windows Server® 2016, Windows Server® 2012, 2012 R2, 2008 R2, 2008,Windows Vista®, Mac OS 10.7 or later
Cable Included
Power Cord (USB not included)
Bundled Software
Printer Driver

Environmental Specifications

Power Consumption
Approx: 700 W (during operation), 9.6 W (standby), 2 W (USB, energy saver / sleep mode), 1.2 W (wired, energy saver / sleep mode)
Typical Energy Consumption

General Specifications

16.1 inches(W) x 14.8 inches(D) x 10.9 inches(H)
For full configuration options and dimensions, please refer to this document.
Unit Weight (without/with cartridge)
25.4 lbs. (w/o cartridge), 27.5 lbs. (w/cartridge)
Package Weight
Approx. 34.2 lbs.
Cartridge Type
Cartridge 041 (Yields approx. 10,000 pages), Cartridge 041 Hi-Capacity (Yields approx. 20,000 pages) *Yields based on ISO/IEC Standard
LCD Display
5-Line, b/w LCD
Duty Cycle
Up to 150,000 pages per month
IP / MAC Address Filtering, SNMPv3, HTTPS/IPPS, IEEE802.1x (wired LAN)
English, Japanese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean
1 year limited exchange/carry-in warranty (Extended warranty available)8
Other Features:
Recommended Monthly Print Volume: 1,500 – 7,500 pages
Operating Temperature: 50-86°F
Operating Humidity: 20-80% RH (no condensation)