The Canon PIXMA MG5240 model belongs to the Canon PIXMA MG5200 printer series with exceptional print quality output. In terms of the print speed, borderless printing on 4 x 6 photo size takes about 21 seconds. Black printing with this machine runs at the rate of 15.0 images per minute (ipm) at the ESAT mode. On the other hand, color printing is at the speed of 10.0 ipm at the ESAT mode. It has a print technology that includes total nozzles of 5120, including 1024 for pigment black and 4096 color nozzles.
PIXMA MG5240 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.
Supported Ink Cartridges
PGI-425 Pigment Black Ink Cartridge : Upto 325 Pages
Yellow CLI-426 Ink Cartridge : Approx 445 Pages
Cyan Inkjet Cartridge CLI-426 : Page Yield upto 445 Pages
CLI-426 Magenta Ink Cartridge : Yields Upto 445 Pages
CLI-426 Black Ink Cartridge : Yield approx 550 Pages
Canon PIXMA MG5240 printer driver Supported Windows Operating Systems
|Supported OS: 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|
|MP Driver for Windows XP Vista 7 8 8.1 10.exe||29.01 MB|
|MP Driver for Windows XP 64 bit.exe||18.30 MB|
|XPS Printer Driver for Windows Vista 7 8 8.1 10.exe||22.71 MB|
Canon PIXMA MG5240 driver Supported Macintosh Operating Systems
|Supported OS: 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, Mac OS X Leopard 10.5.x|
|CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.7 to 10.13.dmg||15.20 MB|
|CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.5 and 10.6.dmg||17.72 MB|
|Scanner Driver for MAC OS X 10.12 and 10.13.dmg||12.58 MB|
|Scanner Driver for MAC OS X 10.5 to 10.11.dmg||12.67 MB|
|ICA Driver for MAC OS X 10.7 to 10.13.dmg||7.05 MB|
|ICA Driver for MAC OS X 10.6.dmg||8.60 MB|
|Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.5.dmg||7.33 MB|
|Mini Master Setup for MAC OS X 10.6 to 10.8.dmg||37.82 MB|
Canon PIXMA MG5240 driver Supported Linux Operating Systems
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|
|IJ Printer Driver for Linux.tar||7.16 MB|
|IJ printer driver source file for Linux.tar.gz||9.14 MB|
|IJ Scanner Driver for Linux.tar||2.84 MB|
|IJ scanner driver source file for Linux.tar.gz||3.75 MB|
The minimum color ink droplet size varies among 1, 2, and 5 picolitres (pl). In terms of the print resolution, color printing produces a maximum quality of 9600 x 2400 dots per inch (dpi). Conversely, a black page can provide a maximum print quality resolution of up to 600 x 600 dpi. The ideal ink cartridge types include PGI-250 PGBK, PGI-250 PGBK XL, CLI-251BK/C/M/Y, and CLI-251BK/C/M/Y XL models.
Other paper types include photo paper plus glossy II, photo paper semi-gloss, photo paper pro luster, chlorine-free paper, and envelopes. It has an output paper loading capacity of 125 sheets of plain paper through the lower cassette. It is compatible with plain paper, Canon high-resolution paper, super high gloss, photo paper pro platinum, and matte photo paper. The machine can also work with printable CD, DVD, or Blu-Ray disc.
On the other hand, the upper cassette can hold up to 20 sheets of photo paper of 4×6 photo size. Other essential features of this machine include AirPrint for Apple systems, auto duplex print, auto photo fix II, borderless print. It can also work with calendar print, disc label print, document printing, full HD movie print, and fun filter effects. The first copy page out time is approximately 14 seconds per page. It can also reduce or enlarge the output size to 25% or 400%, respectively. Download Canon PIXMA MG5240 Printer driver from Canon Website