imageRUNNER C3226i

imageRUNNER C3226i

Intuitive and incredibly functional

The imageRUNNER C3226i refines routine workflows with intuitive features that effectively streamline an individual’s repetitive tasks. With great usability and seamless connectivity, the multi-function device helps today’s businesses stay productive with amplified work efficiency.

  • A3 Colour
  • Print speed of up to 26/26 pages per minute (CL/BW)



Great Usability

User-friendly 7-inch colour touch panel display offers excellent visibility and easy navigation through intuitive touch operations such as “flick” and “drag-and-drop”. Various finishing options, such as Eco-Staple and hole punching help lessen the manual collation of printouts.

Seamless Connectivity

QR code feature allows mobile devices to scan and connect directly via the Canon Print Business App. Quick and versatile mobile support lets users preview and print documents on the go, boosting overall productivity of the increasingly mobile workforce.

Fortified Security

uniFLOW Online/Online Express enables secure user authentication, while Force Hold Print prevents information leakage by holding print jobs till they are securely released. System verification at startup ensures firmware and applications are free from tampering and malware.



Main Unit

Machine Type

A3 Colour Laser Multifunctional

Core Function

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

Control Panel

7 inch TFT LCD WVGA colour Touch panel


Standard: 2.0 GB RAM


eMMC: 30GB*1

Interface Connection

Standard: 1000Base-T/100Base-TX/10Base-T, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n)

Standard: USB 2.0 (Host) x2, USB 2.0 (Device) x1

Paper Supply Capacity (A4, 80 gsm)

Standard: 1,200 sheets
Maximum: 2300 sheets (with Cassette Feeding Unit-AW1)

Paper Output Capacity (A4, 80 gsm)

Standard: 250 sheets
Maximum: 650 sheets (with Inner Finisher-L1 and Copy Tray-T1)

Finishing Capabilities*2

Collate, Group, Offset, Staple, Hole Punch, Eco Staple, Staple On Demand

Supported Media Types

Multi-purpose Tray:
Thin, Plain, Heavy*3, Recycled, Coated, Colour, Tracing, Bond, Transparency, Label, Pre-punched, Letterhead, Envelope

Upper Cassette:
Thin, Plain, Recycled, Colour, Heavy, Bond, Transparency, Pre-punched, Letterhead, Envelope*4

Lower Cassette:
Thin, Plain, Heavy, Recycled, Colour, Bond, Transparency, Pre-punched, Letterhead, Envelope*5

Supported Media Sizes

Multi-purpose tray:
Standard size: SRA3, A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, A6R, B4, B5, B5R
Custom size: 98.4 x 139.7 mm to 320.0 x 457.2 mm
Envelopes: COM10 No.10, Monarch, ISO-C5, DL
Envelope custom size: 98.0 x 98.0 mm to 320.0 x 457.2 mm

Upper Cassette:
Standard size: A4, A5, A5R, A6R, B5
Custom Size: 105.0 x 148.0 mm to 297.0 x 215.9 mm
Envelope*4: ISO-C5

Lower Cassette:
Standard size: A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, A6R, B4, B5, B5R
Custom Size: 105.0 x 148.0 mm to 304.8 x 457.2 mm
Envelopes*5: COM10 No.10, Monarch, DL

Supported Media Weights

Multi-purpose tray: 52 to 300 gsm
Upper/Lower Cassette: 52 to 256 gsm
Duplex: 52 to 220 gsm

Warm-up Time
(Quick start mode: ON)

4 seconds or Less*6
From Sleep Mode: 10 seconds or less

10 seconds or Less*7

Dimensions (W x D x H)

565 x 687 x 891 mm

Installation Space (W x D)

1168 x 1116 mm


Approx. 76.9 kg including toner (with DADF-BA1)


Print Speed (BW/CL)

Up to 26/26 ppm (A4, A5, A5R, A6R),
Up to 20/20 ppm (A4R),
Up to 15/15 ppm (A3)

2-sided: Up to 13/13 ppm (A4, A5R),
Up to 10/10 ppm (A4R),
Up to 7/7 ppm (A3)

Print Resolution (dpi)

600 × 600
1200 x 1200 (half-speed)

Page Description Languages

Standard: UFR II, PCL6
Optional: Adobe® PostScript® 3™

Direct Print

Supported file types:
Network Place: PDF, TIFF/JPEG, XPS

Printing from Mobile and Cloud Application

AirPrint, Mopria, Canon PRINT Business, uniFLOW Online and Universal Print


PS fonts: 136 Roman
PCL fonts: 93 Roman, 10 Bitmap fonts, 2 OCR fonts, Andalé Mono WT
J/K/S/T*8 (Japanese, Korean, Simplified and Traditional Chinese), Barcode fonts*9

Print Features

Secure Print, Secure Watermark, Header/Footer, Page Layout, Two-sided Printing, Mixed Paper Sizes/ Orientations, Toner Reduction, Poster Printing, Forced hold printing, Print Date, Scheduled Printing, Printing Using a Virtual Printer

Operating System

UFRII: Windows® 8.1 / 10 / Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 / Server 2016 / Server 2019, MAC OS X (10.11 or later)

PCL: Windows® 8.1 / 10 / Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 / Server 2016 / Server 2019

PS: Windows® 8.1 / 10 / Server 2012 / Server 2012 R2 / Server 2016 / Server 2019, MAC OS X (10.11 or later)

PPD: Windows® 8.1/10, MAC OS X (10.11 or later)




Optional: DADF-BA1 [2-sided to 2-sided] or Platen Cover-Y3
DADF: Duplexing Automatic Document Feeder

Document Feeder Paper Capacity (80 gsm)

Up to 100 sheets

Acceptable Originals and Weights

Platen: Sheet, Book and 3-Dimensional objects

Document Feeder media weight:
1-sided scanning: 30 to 128 gsm (BW), 64 to 128 gsm (CL)
2-sided scanning: 50 to 128 gsm (BW), 64 to 128 gsm (CL)

Supported Media Sizes

Platen: max. scanning size: 297.0 x 431.8 mm

Document Feeder media size:
A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, B4, B5, B5R, B6

Custom size: 128.0 x 139.7 mm to 297.0 x 431.8 mm

Scan Speed (ipm: BW/CL, A4)

1-sided Scanning: 70/70 (300 dpi, send), 51/42 (600 dpi, copy)
2-sided Scanning: 35/35 (300 dpi, send), 25.5/25.5 (600 dpi, copy)

Scan Resolution (dpi)

Scan for Copy: up to 600 x 600

Scan for Send:
(Push, BW) up to 600 x 600, (Pull, BW) up to 600 x 600
(Push,CL) up to 300 x 300, (Pull, CL) up to 300 x 300

Scan for Fax: up to 600 x 600

Pull Scan Specifications

Colour Network ScanGear2. For both TWAIN and WIA.

Supported OS: Windows® 8.1 / 10 / Server2012 / Server2012 R2 / Server 2016 / Server 2019

Scan Method

PushScan, PullScan, Scan to Network, Scan to USB Memory Key, Scan to Mobile device, Scan to cloud-based services (uniFLOW Online/Online Express)



Maximum Number of Connection Lines


Modem Speed

Super G3: 33.6 kbps
G3: 14.4 kbps

Compression Method


Resolution (dpi)

400 x 400 (Ultra Fine), 200 x 400 (Super Fine), 200 x 200 (Fine), 200 x 100 (Normal)

Sending / Receiving Size

Sending: A3, A4, A4R, A5*12, A5R*12, B4, B5*13, B5R*12
Receiving: A3, A4, A4R, A5R, B4, B5, B5R

Fax Memory

Up to 30,000 pages

Speed Dials

Max. 200

Group Dials / Destinations

Max. 199 dials

Sequential Broadcast

Max. 256 addresses

Memory Backup



Memory Media

Standard: USB Memory


Authentication and Access Control

User Authentication(Picture Login, Picture and PIN Login, Username and Password Login, Function Level Login, Mobile Login),
Department ID Authentication (Department ID and PIN Login, Function Level Login), uniFLOW Online Express (PIN Login, Picture Login, Picture and PIN Login, Card Login, Card and PIN Login, Username and Password Login, Department ID and PIN Login, Function Level Login), Access Management System (Access Control)

Document Security

Print Security (Secure Print, Encrypted SecurePrint, Forced Hold Printing, uniFLOW Secure Print*14), Recieve Data Security(Confidential Fax Inbox Forwarding Received Documents Automatically), Scan Security (Encrypted PDF, Device Signature PDF/XPS, User Signature PDF/XPS*15), Send Data Security (Setting for requesting password input per transmission, Restricted E-mail/File send functions, Confirming FAX number, Allow/Restrict Fax Driver Transmissions, Allow/Restrict Sending from History, S/MIME Support)

Network Security

TLS 1.3, IPSec, IEEE802.1X authentication, SNMPv3, Firewall, Functionality (IP/MAC Address Filtering), Dual Network Support (Wired LAN/Wireless LAN, Wired LAN/Wired LAN), Enabling/Disabling (Network Applications, Remote UI, USB Interface), G3 FAX separation from LAN, USB Port separation from LAN, Scan and Send -Virus Concerns for E-mail Reception

Device Security

Standard Storage Initialize, Job Log Conceal Function, Protecting MFP Software Integrity, Verify System at Startup, Runtime Intrusion Detection

Device Management and Auditing

Administrator Password, Digital Certificate and Key Management, Audit Log, Cooperating with External Security Audit System (Security Information and Event Management), Security Policy Setting


Operating Environment

Temperature: 10 to 30 ºC
Humidity: 20 to 80 % RH (Relative Humidity)

Power Source

220-240 V 50/60 Hz 4 A

Power Consumption

Maximum: Approx. 1,500 W
Standby: Approx. 44.0 W*16
Sleep mode: Approx. 2.0 W*17, Approx. 1.0 W*18


Software and Printer Management

Paper Supply Options

Output Options

Hardware Accessories

Card Readers

Copy Card Reader Attachment-H3
IC Card Reader Attachment-B3
IC Card Reader Attachment-B4
Copy Card Reader-F1


Option Attachment kit for Reader-A2
Platen Cover-Y3
Utility Tray-B1

System and Controller Options

Other Options

  1. eMMC physical capacity is 64GB, use 30GB due to pseudo SLC mode.
  2. Finishing capabilities vary depending on the options connected.
  3. SRA3 is unsupported for Coated (257-300gsm) and Heavy(257-300gsm) paper.
  4. Envelope Feeder Attachment Kit B (standard) is required.
  5. Envelope Feeder Attachment Kit A (standard) is required.
  6. Time from device power on to when copy icon appears and is enabled to operate on the touch panel display.
  7. Time from device power on, until copy ready (not print reservation).
  8. Requires optional PCL INTERNATIONAL FONT SET-A1.
  9. Require optional BARCODE PRT KIT-D1.
  10. Colour mode is black and white only.
  11. Single page only.
  12. Sent as A4.
  13. Sent as B4 short.
  14. Requires optional uniFLOW Online / uniFLOW.
  15. Requires optional Universal Send Digital User Signature Kit-C1.
  16. Reference value: measured one unit.
  17. Wireless LAN power serve mode OFF. Sleep mode is not available in all circumstances due to certain settings.
  18. Wireless LAN power serve mode ON. Sleep mode is not available in all circumstances due to certain settings.

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