Canon imagePROGRAF iPF685

The newest model in Canon’s technical document large-format printer line-up

Canon iPF685 Printer


The Canon imagePROGRAF iPF685 24-inch large format printer builds on Canon's award winning line of 5-color printers, and provides enhancements in both hardware, and software capabilities. This printer aims to boost productivity while staying true to some of the great legacy features. Faster draft printing, increased ink tank sizes, a new magenta ink, and software enhancements help make printing easier and more convenient than ever before, while the sub-ink-tank system, large on-board hard drive,* and user-friendly assembly all carry over to help ensure the printer operates seamlessly into your workflow.


  • Newly formulated Magenta ink helps improve the clarity and vibrancy of red fine lines, text, and images
  • ASub-Ink Tank System allows for ink tanks to be changed on the fly, without interrupting the print job
  • In addition to the 130ml ink tanks, the 300ml inks are compatible with these solutions to help lower the ink costs
  • Enjoy the option to mix and match ink tank sizes
  • Canon inks provide superb adhesion to media, scratch and marker resistance, and help ensure minimal "bleeding" between colors and text


  • Comes with a 320GB hard drive built in, allowing for enhanced file processing, personal mailbox space, and job storage of up to 500 print jobs
  • Loaded with user-friendly software solutions that allow for files to be uploaded, downloaded, shared and printed from almost anywhere in the world
  • Canon’s cloud-based portal solution Direct Print & Share 2.0 has been updated to support additional WebDAV-compliant cloud servers, along with HP-GL/2 data to allow for the remote printing of JPG, TIFF, PDF, and HP-GL/2 files
  • For the first time, the imagePROGRAF Print Utility mobile app has been made available for imagePROGRAF large-format printers, this iOS-based app allows users to print PDF files from their iPad®
  • Accounting Manager software allows users to track job costs
  • Media Configuration Tool allows customers to optimally utilize their Canon-branded media in creating their desired output and improve versatility

Print Speed

  • Capable of producing an Arch D (24” x 36”) print in up to 21 seconds using Economy mode
  • High-speed processor enables the print system to process large volumes of data while optimizing output

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