imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C478 Series

Multifunction Colour Printers

Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C478 Series

Fast and productive colour A4 multifunction printers, with integrated cloud-based software and smart technologies for secure collaboration from anywhere.

  • 47ppm (A4)

    Print speed

  • 190ipm (A4)

    Scan speed

  • TPM 2.0

    Stronger encryption technology to protect critical data, as standard

  • 10.1-inch

    Fully digital colour touch screen

  • All-in-one cartridge

    Easy maintenance and replacement

  • Meet modern office demand for mobility, simplicity and connectivity

    Build the foundation of your digital transformation on a multifunction printer that opens the door to document digitisation and digital workflows. Hardware and software work hand-in-hand to allow secure collaboration from anywhere, at any time, from any device.

    Optimum productivity

    Smart technologies deliver high productivity by speeding up print production and document digitisation, with streamlined workflows for increased efficiency and improved user experience.

    Robust security

    Encrypted SSD data storage, TPM 2.0 and cloud backup provides comprehensive 360° security, while McAfee Embedded Control minimises device vulnerability to external attacks.

    Effortless maintenance

    Device maintenance has never been easier, with consumable life prediction, a suite of user maintenance videos, and Canon’s mess-free all-in-one toner cartridge.

    Enhanced cloud connectivity

    Cloud-based uniFLOW Online, enabling secure collaboration and access to re-usable document formats from anywhere, at any time, on any device.

    Space-saving design

    Designed to have a smaller footprint, this compact A4 device can sit on top of desks, freeing up valuable floor space and fitting unobtrusively into any working environment.

    Eco-conscious operation

    Satisfy greater sustainability demands from hybrid workspaces with quiet operation preventing office disruption, and reduced costs from improved energy consumption.

    imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX 4800 Series

    Series Range

    Create the optimum printing environment for your hybrid workspaces, with high productivity and advanced security from A4 multifunction devices.

    • imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C478i

      Boost productivity in hybrid workspaces with integrated hardware and software for optimum digital collaboration.

    • imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C478iZ

      Enhance productivity with additional finishing options in an integrated, collaborative device.

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    Smart, colour A4 multifunction printers with space-saving, sustainable design for high productivity in hybrid work environments.


    imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C478 Series

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    imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C478 Series


    Print speed

    47 ppm (A4) print speed
    47 ppm (A4) print speed

    Scan speed

    190 ipm (A4) scan speed (2-sided)
    190 ipm (A4) scan speed (2-sided)


    uniFLOW Online
    uniFLOW Online


    Encrypted SSD hard drive
    TPM 2.0
    Encrypted SSD hard drive
    TPM 2.0


    All-in-one toner cartridge
    All-in-one toner cartridge

    Finishing options

    Staple: 30 sheets (60 - 90 gsm) Offset


    • BLI 2021 Pick Award

      Awarded for being an all-round proposition for cost tracking, secure and mobile print, scan workflow and device management.

      uniFLOW Online is available as an optional solution

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  • Enabling digital transformation

    The future of business is digital. Discover a new generation of smart connected devices, built with Canon’s imageRUNNER ADVANCE DNA, to evolve and advance your business capabilities: Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX.
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    Security Assured

    Complete protection for your documents, network and devices with 360 security, including McAfee Embedded Control Software, giving you complete peace of mind.


    Digital Transformation Services

    Drive forward your digital transformation by combining our enterprise-grade managed print services and workspace collaboration solutions in a single package.

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