Canon i-SENSYS LBP2900 / LBP2900B

Laser Printers


Canon i-SENSYS LBP2900 / LBP2900B

Your compact and stylish personal laser printer

This compact desktop laser printer delivers professional prints without delay. Easy to use, quiet and energy efficient, it is the perfect mono printer for the personal office.


  • 12 ppm mono printing
  • Zero warm-up time from sleep mode
  • First Print Out Time in only 9.3 seconds
  • Up to 2400 x 600dpi print resolution
  • Energy efficient and quiet operation
  • Easy to use All-in-One cartridge

Detailed Features

No warm-up time or waiting

Get prints the moment you need them without waiting. This smart, desktop printer delivers your documents at a speed of 12 pages per minute. There’s zero warm-up time from sleep mode due to our On-Demand fixing technology.

The First Print Out Time is only 9.3 seconds. Also CAPT – Canon Advanced Printing Technology – speeds up processing to maximise printing performance.

High quality printing

Benefit from high quality output with sharp text and clear graphics, thanks to a print resolution up to 2400 x 600dpi. The 150-sheet multi-purpose tray ensures flexible paper handling.

Energy efficient

Save on power costs as this energy efficient and environmentally friendly printer uses only 2 watts in sleep mode. What’s more, with quiet operation you can concentrate fully on your work.

Easy All-in-One cartridge

The All-in-One cartridge reduces maintenance requirements and ensures continuous high quality output. Simply replace the compact cartridge - containing toner, drum and cleaning units - and the printer is almost as good as 'new'.

Optional network printing

Share laser printing between all connected desktops in your office with the optional AXIS 1650 Print Server. Installation is quick and easy, transforming the i-SENSYS LBP2900/2900B into a productive network printer.

Product Specification


Print Speed 12 ppm mono (A4)
Printing Method Monochrome laser beam printing
Print Quality Up to 2400 x 600 dpi with Automatic Image Refinement
Print Resolution Up to 600 x 600 dpi
Warm-up Time 0 seconds from Standby
Approx. 10 seconds or less from power on
First Page Out Time Approx. 9.3 seconds or less
Print Margins 4 mm-top, 6 mm-bottom, 5 mm-left and right


Paper Input (Standard) 150-sheet multi-purpose tray
1-sheet manual feed slot
Paper Output 100-sheet face down
Media Types Plain paper, Heavy paper, Transparency, Label, Index card, Envelope
Media Sizes Multi-purpose tray:
A4, B5, A5, Legal, Letter, Executive, Envelope DL,Envelope COM10, Envelope C5, Envelope Monarch, Custom sizes:76.2 to 215.9 mm wide and 127.0 to 355.6 mm long

Manual feed slot:
A4, B5, A5, Legal, Letter, Executive, Envelope DL,Envelope COM10, Envelope C5, Envelope Monarch,Custom sizes:76.2 to 215.9 mm wide and 127.0 to 355.6 mm long, Index card: 76.2 x 127.0mm
Media Weights Multi-purpose tray:
64 to 163 g/m²
Manual feed slot:
64 to 163 g/m²


Power Requirements AC 220-240V (±10%), 50/60Hz (±2Hz)
Power Consumption Maximum: Approx. 726 W or less
Active: Average approx. 259 W
Standby: Average approx. 2 W
Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC): 0.581 kWh/week
Noise Level Sound power¹:
Active: 6.5 B or less
Standby: Inaudible

Sound pressure¹:
Active: 48 dB(A) or less
Standby: Inaudible
Dimensions (W x D x H) 369.8 mm x 216.7 mm x 250.5 mm
Weight Approx. 6.4 kg
Operating Environment Temperature: 10 to 32.5ºC (50 to 90.5ºF)
Humidity: 20 to 80% RH (no condensation)
Control Panel 2 LED indicators, 1 operation key


Memory 2 MB
Printer Languages Canon Advanced Printing Technology (CAPT)
Interface and Connectivity USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
Operating Systems Compatibility Windows 98/ Me/ 2000/ Server 2003¹/ XP¹/ Vista¹
Linux² ³


All-in-One Cartridges Standard: Cartridge 703 (2,000 pages¹)


Items Network connectivity using AXIS 1650 Print Server
Noise Level ¹ Declared noise emission in accordance with ISO 9296
Operating Systems Compatibility ¹ 32-bit driver only
² Web distribution only
³ English driver only
All-in-One Cartridges ¹ Based on 5% coverage.
  • All specifications subject to change without notice