Canon PIXMA iP8740 Driver

Canon PIXMA iP8740 Driver

The Canon PIXMA iP8740 model can produce an output quality resolution of up to 9600 x 2400dots per inch (dpi). It also has a print technology with relation to 6 individual inks, including pigment-black, black, cyan, magenta, and yellow colors. Its minimum inkjet cartridge uses the FINE print head with a minimum ink droplet size of 1 picolitre (pl). At the same time, the compatible ink type is the ChromaLife100+ inks, which produces the best output quality.

Canon PIXMA iP8740 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.

Supported Ink Catridges

Pigment Black Ink Catridge PGI-450PGBK, Cyan Ink Catridge CLI-451C, Ink Catridge Magenta CLI-451M, CLI-451Y Ink Catridge Yellow, Grey Ink Catridge CLI-451GY, Ink Catridge Black CLI-451BK

Canon PIXMA iP8740 Printer Driver Downloads

Driver for Windows

Supported OS: Windows 11, Windows 10 32-bit, Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8.1 32-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit, Windows 8 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit, Windows XP 64-bit
Filename Size Download
Full Driver and Software Package for Windows.exe 49.23 MB
Printer Driver for Windows Vista 7 8 8.1 10 and 11.exe 16.73 MB
XPS Printer Driver for Windows Vista 7 8 8.1 10 and 11.exe 19.36 MB
Printers and Multifunction Printers security patch for Windows 11 10 and 8.1.exe 42.41 kB
Printers and Multifunction Printers security patch for Windows 7.exe 42.41 kB

Driver for Mac OS

Supported OS: Mac OS Monterey 12.x, Mac OS Big Sur 11.x, Mac OS Catalina 10.15.x, macOS Mojave 10.14.x, macOS High Sierra 10.13.x, macOS Sierra 10.12.x, Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11.x, Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10.x, Mac OS X Mavericks 10.9.x, Mac OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.x, Mac OS X Lion 10.7.x, Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.x
Filename Size Download
CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.7 to 12.dmg 16.26 MB
CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.6.dmg 17.59 MB
Full Driver and Software Package for MAC OS X 10.13 to 10.15.dmg 11.47 MB
Full Driver and Software Package for MAC OS X 10.6 to 10.12.dmg 10.82 MB

Driver for Linux

Linux (32-bit), Linux (64-bit)

Supported OS: Debian os, SUSE Linux os, Linux Mint os, Boss os, Red Hat Enterprise Linux os, cent os, Fedora os, Ubuntu os
Filename Size Download
IJ Printer Driver for Linux – Source file 7.33 MB
IJ Printer Driver for Linux – rpm Packagearchive 1.98 MB
IJ Printer Driver for Linux – debian Packagearchive 1.88 MB


Monochrome printing with Canon PIXMA iP8740 is at the rate of 14.5 images per minute (ipm). But color printing with this machine runs at 10.4 ipm by standard measurement. Similarly, it produces photo prints in borderless mode at 36 seconds per page rate. For bordered printing, the speed is up to 120 seconds per page. It also supports two-sided printing through the manual operation with direct disc printing.

The machine has a width of 590 mm and a depth of 331 mm while measuring its physical features. The height of the printer is about 159 mm, while the weight is up to 8.5 kg. According to the power source, the input power voltage is between 100 and 240 volts with a 50/60 Hz frequency. But the power consumption depends on the printer model. For example, when the machine is at the standby mode, it only uses about 1.9 watts of energy.

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However, with all connected ports at the same standby mode, the power consumption is about 2.4 watts. But it takes the machine about 2 minutes of idleness to enter into the standby mode. At the same time, the printing mode of the device requires approximately 23 watts of power. Its acoustic noise level is about 43.5 dB(A) while the printer is in operation. As a print-only device, the machine dedicates all its energy into the printing business. Download Canon PIXMA iP8740 driver from Canon Website

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