Canon PIXMA MX494 driver

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Canon PIXMA MX494 Driver

Printing with the Canon PIXMA MX494 model assures users of features such as print, copy, scan, fax, cloud printing, and Wi-Fi. The optimum print resolution with the device is up to 4800 x 1200 dots per inch (dpi). It also supports print technology for 2 FINE cartridges, such as pigment black and color. The minimum ink droplet size is about two picolitres (pl) through each of the print cartridges. Monochrome printing runs at a speed of approximately 8.8 images per minute (ipm).

Canon PIXMA MX494 driver Downloads for Microsoft Windows 32-bit – 64-bit and Macintosh Operating System.

Supported Ink Catridges

Black Ink Catridge PG-445, Cyan, Yellow, Magenta Colors Ink Catridges CL-446

Canon PIXMA MX494 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
Filename Size
Full Driver and Software Package for Windows.exe 50.19 MB Download
MP Drivers for Windows.exe 32.30 MB Download
XPS Printer Driver for Windows Vista 7 8 8.1 10.exe 17.95 MB Download

Canon PIXMA MX494 driver Supported Macintosh Operating Systems

Supported OS: 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
Filename Size
Full Driver and Software Package for MAC OS X 10.7 to 10.13.dmg 15.73 MB Download
CUPS Printer Driver for MAC OS X 10.7 to 10.15.dmg 14.41 MB Download
ICA Driver for MAC OS X 10.7 to 10.15.dmg 1.71 MB Download

Canon PIXMA MX494 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
Filename Size
IJ Printer Driver for Linux – debian Packagearchive.tar.gz 514.68 kB Download
IJ Printer Driver for Linux – rpm Packagearchive.tar.gz 269.44 kB Download
IJ Printer Driver for Linux – Source file.tar.gz 394.53 kB Download
ScanGear MP for Linux – debian Packagearchive.tar.gz 236.17 kB Download
ScanGear MP for Linux – rpm Packagearchive.tar.gz 212.90 kB Download
ScanGear MP for Linux – Source file.tar.gz 203.91 kB Download


Whereas, color printing is at the rate of 4.4 ipm while photo printing is approximately 70 seconds. Borderless printing on A4 or the letter-sized paper is also possible at the said rate. The duplexing (printing on both sides of the page) component for this machine is also manual. The scanner type is through the flatbed and an automatic document feeder while the resolution is up to 600×1200 dpi. Besides, the average scan speed for the machine is about 15 seconds per page.

This process, through the flatbed, supports a maximum document size of A4, letter, and clean sheets. The optical character recognition is also feasible, while the scanning depth is 48-bit/24-bit for color scanning. On the other hand, input/output scanning depth for greyscale is 16-bit/8-bit. In the copying process, the first copy page takes approximately 28 seconds per page. Subsequently, the continuous copying procedure runs at a rate of 3.6 ipm.

Furthermore, the multi-copy feature can produce between 1 to 99 copies with a zoom level between 25% and 400%. Some of the other copying functions include document copying, photocopying, fit-to-page copying, and borderless copying. Besides, the faxing type is through Super G3 for color faxing. This way, the monochrome resolution is up to 300 x 300 dots per inch (dpi). Besides, color faxing has a resolution of 200 x 200 dpi. Download Canon PIXMA MX494 Printer driver from Canon Website