Amazing Production and Image Quality – Canon imagePRESS Lite C165

by | Jul 16, 2020

The Canon C165 is designed to make your workflow and production faster, with higher quality prints. This machine has outstanding productivity, amazing quality, and brilliant versatility. This machine scans at 300 dpi and has 6 different feeding capacity sources. It also has 2400 x 2400 dpi print resolution using a unique imaging technology. It uses a translucent CV toner that helps create vibrant images. You can use paper up to 130lb cover with this machine. It supports a lot of different mediums including envelopes, tabs, and long sheets.

This printer is a production level machine that can print at 65 PPM. 

It can print in black and white or color. 

It has a standard paper capacity of 3,550 sheets of 20lb paper and a max paper capacity of 7,050 sheets of 20lb paper. 


Designed to deliver the workflow and print quality your essential business needs.

The C165 can print on smooth or rough surfaces, and prints vivid images.

Finishing Options

Professional Punching

This option is great for manuals, reports, and presentations. It offers many die patterns to take manual steps out of the binding process. 

Paper Folding

You can create pamphlets, brochures, and more with the ability to produce Z-fold, C-fold, accordian fold, and double-parallel fold documents.

Staple Finishing

Corner and double side staple up to 65 or 100 sheets. You can also stack up to 3,500 or 5,000 sheets. A side jogger would be helpful to keep your documents in straight stacks.

Saddle Finishing

Create saddle-stitched booklets up to 80 or 100 pages on paper sizes up to 13″ by 19.2″. The Saddle Press technology uses additional pressure when folding, so that your booklets come out flat. 

Booklet Trimming

Trim up to 1.1″ off the face-side of the book to get a professional-looking edge. Help keep high productivity with a large-capacity trim waste bin and on-the-spot waste removal for on going production.

So what’s the difference between the C7500 series, the C165, and the C910 series?

In our comparison below, we show how the C165, the C7500 series, andthe C910 series have the same printing capability but different features. The C7500 series is designed for daily office usage, the C910 series is designed for production usage, and the C165 series is designed for both!

Technology Overview

R-VCSEL Laser Technology

An upgraded 32-beam red VCSEL laser delivers 2400 x 2400 dpi resolution, outputting dvibrant color images with amazing definition at high speeds.

Multi D.A.T. Technology

Multigradation density patches are measured and corrected during production automatically, which helps create constant halftones during production.

Advanced Image Transfer Belt

A newly designer belt presses the toner into the media, creating a high-density image transfer onto embossed and textured stocks.

Translucent CV Toner

Assists with the production of consistent, vivid, and crisp images on a large range of media with a realistic finish.

Loop Sensor Control

Controls media alignment throughout printing to help maintain high quality on heavy, coated, and banner stocks.

Need help finding the right machine for your office?

Watch Our Video on the C165 Below!