Canon New imageCLASS LBP Series A3 Monochrome Laser Printers
Supporting High Speed Printing and Mobile Printing Solution
Providing High Quality & Highly Efficient Printing Solution for SME & Enterprises Company
HONG KONG, 26 July 2023 — Canon today announces the new imageCLASS LBP458x and LBP456w High-Speed A3 monochrome laser printer, supporting high speed printing, auto duplex printing (LBP458x only) and all-round mobile printing technologies, offering highly efficient and flexible document handling solutions for small to medium sized offices as well as large enterprises.
High Printing Speed for Quick Handling of Massive Printing
imageCLASS LBP458x offers high speed A4 B&W document printing at 43ppm and A3 B&W document printing at 22ppm, while imageCLASS LBP456w supports A4 B&W document printing at 30ppm and A3 B&W document printing at 15ppm, at up to equivalent 2,400 x 600 dpi print resolution to ensure professional quality with delicate and sharp reproduction of text and graphic and is perfect for printing reports, CAD drawings and blueprints.
The printers also feature Canon’s proprietary On-Demand Fixing technology which uses a ceramic heater to speed up heat transfer and reduce warm up time, allowing quick printing while achieving energy efficiency with a significant reduction in power consumption. As a result, they offer a quick first mono print out time in just 6.3s.
Auto Duplex Printing to Save Resources and Enhance Productivity
Furthermore, the new imageCLASS LBP458x also supports A4 auto duplex printing at up to 22ppm, boosting productivity as well as saving paper resources and printing cost. Duplex printing also makes multiple-page documents and reports neat and easier to read. Coupled with the capability to print double or even quadruple on a single sheet of paper, paper usage can be further reduced.
High Paper Capacity of up to 2,000 Sheets to Meet the Needs of High Volume Printing
Catering to the high-volume printing needs in a busy office, imageCLASS LBP458x and LBP456w offers high-capacity paper supply to eliminate the hassle of refilling paper frequently. It features a 250-sheet paper cassette and a 100-sheet multipurpose tray, and up to 3 optional PF-H1 (550-sheet paper cassettes) and UC-B1 supports A5 size printing can be installed to bring the total capacity to a maximum of 2,000 sheets. In addition, Cartridge 062 black cartridge support up to 11,000 pages , designated for businesses that demand high volume printing at a lower cost per print.
USB Direct Print and 5-Line LCD Panel for Streamlined Workflow
imageCLASS LBP458x supports direct print of JPEG / TIFF / PDF / XPS files from USB drive without the need of a computer for enhanced work efficiency. Both printers are equipped with a 5-line LCD panel that supports Chinese and English display and graphical instruction in an user-friendly interface to show users clearly the printer operation and status. LBP458x users can easily navigate and select files in the USB drive using the LCD panel, facilitating a convenient and smooth workflow.
Advanced Device Security and Department ID Function for Security Control and Easy Usage
imageCLASS LBP458x and LBP456w are protecting print data against tampering by encrypting communication data with the latest protocol, TLS 1.3. Monitoring system integrity with McAfee Embedded Control to verify system at machine startup. Moreover, both printers offering sets of user accounts for easy control of function authority, monitoring and even customizing the print capacity and function authority for each user. This provides greater convenience to better manage printer usage and eventually operating cost.
Support Dual Network Connectivity
imageCLASS LBP458x and LBP456w supports dual network environments with both LAN & WiFi. This makes it easy to build network environments where employees use the main line and guest/ visitors use a sub line with restricted functionality. It also contributes to reduce cost as it allows one machine to be shared across 2 different network environments.
Direct Connection Mode and Network Print Function for Efficient Document Handling
The Direct Connection Mode allows you to connect up to 5 units of mobile devices directly to the printers for print wirelessly without router. In addition, imageCLASS LBP458x and LBP456w features a built-in Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n wireless network and full series printers support ethernet for network print function. Supporting Windows®, Mac operating systems for easy network setup and the printers offer Direct Connection Access point to enhance work efficiency.
All-Round and Flexible Mobile Print Solutions for Enhanced Work Efficiency
imageCLASS LBP458x and LBP456w incorporated with mobile printing technologies offering convenience to users to make high quality printing directly from mobile devices, providing a competitive edge in today’s fast-paced business world.
The new printers support the free “Canon PRINT Business” mobile application which is designed to meet various office printing needs. It allows users to print directly from iOS* and Android^™ devices via network and supports a vast variety of commonly used file types, including image files in JPEG / GIF / BMP / PNG / TIFF formats, Microsoft Office files, iWork files and PDF files. Direct printing of online articles and web pages is also possible for easy and quick backup of useful information. Setup and connection are simple, easy and fast. Comprehensive print settings are also available to meet various needs.
Other mobile printing technologies including AirPrint, Canon Print Service, Mopria™ and Microsoft Universal Print Wireless Printing allows iOS*, Android^™ and Windows® 10 user who subscribed Microsoft 365 can make direct wireless printing of documents, photos, emails or web pages from their mobile devices anytime, without the need to connect to a computer nor installation of any printer driver.
Supports UFR II for Fast and Efficient Printing
Both imageCLASS LBP458x and LBP456w incorporates Canon’s proprietary Ultra-Fast Rendering Technology (UFR II) for efficient printing by offloading some of the data processing tasks, such as the processing of images and half-tone graphics to the computer, taking full advantage of the computer’s constantly evolving processing speed and operating system performance. The processed data will then be highly compressed, resulting in a much smaller graphical file that dramatically reduces the printer’s processing time. Coupled with 2GB built-in memory, it can handle highly complex prints in a short time without the need for expensive memory upgrades.
In addition, imageCLASS LBP458x comes with PCL and Post Script printing languages to support printing of a wider range of documents, ranging from commonly used office file types to vector-based and Adobe fonts used in creative industries. It guarantees easy integration with different business applications and printing needs.
Convenient and Comprehensive Services that Meet Your Needs
The printers include a Toner Status feature to remind users of the remaining toner so that a replacement can be made in due course. In addition, users can simply check out and enjoy same day delivery when ordering toner cartridges over HK$400 and placed before 11am in Canon Online Store, please visit https://store.hk.canon for more details. Concerning the importance of recycling, Canon also provides free pick-up services for 2 pieces or more used toner cartridges with the "Toner Cartridge Recycling Program", joining hands with users to save the environment. For every recycled toner cartridge, you will be rewarded a 10% off discount coupon for your next purchase at Canon Online Store. Please visit https://hk.canon/zh_HK/consumer/web/toner-cartridges for details.
Canon provides comprehensive 1-year free on-site warranty service to users of the new printers. With prompt and professional services addressing maintenance and repair issues, users can be assured of high printing performance at all time. On the other hand, users can purchase extended warranty service for the printer.
Canon’s new imageCLASS LBP series laser printer are now available for sale in Hong Kong with suggested retail price below:
The suggested retail prices of imageCLASS LBP458x / LBP456w consumables are as follows:
|Cartridge 062 Black Cartridge
(Approx. 11,000 pages)*
*Based on ISO / IEC 19752 testing standard
 The Universal Cassette, UC-B1, is required to enable A5 printing from the optional Paper Feeder, PF-H1.
 Based on ISO / IEC 19752 testing standard.
 Mobile devices and the printer must be connected to the same network.
 Microsoft Office files include doc / docx / xls / xlsx / ppt / pptx；iWork files include Pages / Numbers / Keynote. Depending on content residing within the file, the layout may appear inconsistent with original document formatting during in-app preview, or when printed.
 Except for outlying Islands and restricted areas. Online orders must be placed before 11am. Same day delivery service not applicable on Sat, Sun and Public Holidays.
AirPrint and the AirPrint logo are trademarks of Apple Inc.
*iOS and the iOS logo are trademarks of Apple Inc.
^Android™ are trademarks of Google Inc.