A compact Canon imageCLASS model, the imageCLASS MF656Cdw is a multifunction color laser printer designed for small and mid-size businesses. In a small footprint, it provides print, copy, scan, and fax functions. It features a print resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi and supports automatic two-sided (duplex) printing. The MF656Cdw has a 250-sheet paper tray and a single-sheet manual feed slot for printing. These both support up to 8.5 x 14" legal size paper. For copying and scanning, the printer has a 50-sheet duplex automatic document feeder (ADF) that supports up to legal size paper and a flatbed that fits up to 8.5 x 11" letter size paper. The copy resolution is 1200 x 1200 dpi, and the scan resolution is 600 x 600 dpi. Scanned documents can be sent to an email or file server.
The ISO average print speed rating is 22 pages per minute (ppm) for color duplex prints in 8.5 x 11" letter size. The first page printout time is 10.3 seconds. The recommended monthly duty cycle is 2500 pages.
Multiple connection interfaces allow for different ways to connect and use the MF656Cdw. The printer has built-in Wi-Fi for a wireless workflow, a USB-B port for connecting directly to a computer, and an Ethernet port for connecting to a network. The Wi-Fi interface allows using the Canon PRINT Business mobile app or the Apple AirPrint, Mopria, and Wi-Fi Direct mobile print services to wirelessly control the printer. You can send print commands from your smartphone or tablet and print material that you have on your mobile device.
Additionally, the imageCLASS MF656Cdw provides a USB-A port for connecting flash drives to print from. Documents in JPG, TIFF, and PDF file types can be printed directly off the flash drive. For onboard navigation, the MF656Cdw has a customizable, 5" color touchscreen that's designed to provide an intuitive user experience.
- Print, copy, scan, and fax functionality
- 1200 x 1200 dpi print and copy resolution
- 600 x 600 dpi scan resolution
- Automatic two-sided (duplex) printing
- 250-sheet paper tray and single-sheet manual feed slot support up to legal size paper
- 50-sheet duplex ADF for copying and scanning supports up to legal size paper; flatbed supports up to letter size
- Wi-Fi, USB-B, and Ethernet interfaces
- USB-A port for flash drives
- 5" color touchscreen navigation
- 22 ppm ISO print speed for letter-size color duplex prints
- 10.3-second first page printout
- 2500-page recommended monthly duty cycle
- IP/MAC address filtering
- TLS encrypted communication
- SNMP V3.0
- IEEE 802.1X
- SMTP authentication