Canon iR-ADV DX C3720i Canon iR-ADV DX C3720i Low Volume Colour Photocopier

Low Volume Colour Photocopier

Recently launched Canon imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX C3720i is part of Canon's new DX C3700i range of multifunctional devices for your office. The Canon iR-ADV DX C3720i is available to lease or purchase at heavily discounted prices. The new range features an upgrade to Canon's latest 'Gen 3' engine and interface. The iR-ADV DX C3720i replaces the iR-ADV C3720i which proved to be an excellent machine.
Canon iR-ADV DX C3720i Low Volume Colour Photocopier

Part Number: 3857C005AA
Toners: C-EXV 49 C/M/Y/K
Drums: C-EXV 49

Standard System includes:
  • 20 colour pages per minute in excellent 1200 x 1200 dpi print resolution
  • SRA3 maximum print size
  • State of the art scanning facilities
  • Simplify print management
  • Workflow automation
  • Enhanced security management
  • Low energy consumption, quiet operation and reduced emissions
  • Uniflow online express as standard
  • Print, copy, scan and fax capabilities
  • Scan to email, scan to box, scan to advanced space, scan to mobile and more.
  • Postscript printing
  • Airprint function as standard
  • Searchable Scan- OCR
  • Secure Hard Disc Erase

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Free delivery & installation

Quick delivery, professional installation

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Excellent aftersales support

2-hour London callout response times

Canon iR-ADV DX C3720i specifications

Main Unit

Machine type

A3 Color Laser Multifunctional

Core functions

Print, Copy, Scan, Send, Store and Optional Fax


1.75GHz Dual Core Processor

Control Panel

25.6 cm (10.1" inch) TFT LCD WSVGA Color Touch panel


Standard: 3.0GB RAM

Hard Disk drive

Standard*: 320 GB (available disk space: 250 GB), Optional: 250GB, 1TB * A different initial HDD may be used.

Interface Connection

  Standard: 1000Base-T/100Base-TX/10Base-T, Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g/n)
  Optional: NFC, Bluetooth Low Energy

  Standard: USB 2.0 (Host) x1, USB 3.0 (Host) x1, USB 2.0 (Device) x1;
  Optional: Serial Interface, Copy Control Interface

Paper Supply Capacity (A4, 80gsm)

Standard: 1,200 sheets
100-sheet multi-purpose tray
550-sheet cassette x 2,
Maximum: 2,300 sheets (with Cassette Feeding Unit-AP1)

Paper Output Capacity (A4, 80gsm)

Standard: 250 sheets
Maximum: 3,450 sheets (with Staple Finisher-AA1/Booklet Finisher-AA1 and Copy Tray)

Finishing capabilities

Standard: Collate, Group
With options: Collate, Group, Offset, Staple, Saddle Stitch, Hole Punch, Eco Staple, Staple On Demand

Supported media types

Multi-purpose tray: Thin, Plain, Heavy*, Recycled, Coated*, Color, Tracing, Bond, Transparency, Label, Pre-punched, Envelope
* SRA3 is unsupported for Coated (257-300gsm) and Heavy(257-300gsm) paper.

Upper Cassette: Thin, Plain, Heavy, Recycled, Color, Bond, Transparency, Pre-punched, Envelope

Lower Cassette: Thin, Plain, Heavy, Recycled, Color, Bond, Transparency, Pre-punched, Envelope*
* Envelope Feeder Attachment A (standard) is required.

Supported media sizes

Multi-purpose tray:
Standard size: SRA3, A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, A6R, B4, B5, B5R
Custom size: 98.4 x 139.7 mm to 320.0 x 457.2 mm
Free size: 98.4 x 139.7 mm to 320.0 x 457.2 mm
Envelopes: COM10 No.10, Monarch, DL, ISO-C5
Envelope custom size: 98.0 x 98.0 mm to 320.0 x 457.2 mm

Upper Cassette:
Standard size: A4, A5, A5R, A6R, B5
Custom Size: 105.0 x 148.0 mm to 297.0 x 215.9 mm
Envelopes: ISO-C5

Lower Cassette:
Standard size: A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, A6R, B4, B5, B5R
Custom Size: 105.0 x 148.0 mm to 304.8 x 457.2 mm
Envelopes*: COM10 No.10, Monarch, DL
* Envelope Attachement A (standard) is required.

Supported media weights

Multi-purpose tray: 52 to 300 gsm*
* SRA3 is unsupported for Coated (257-300gsm) and Heavy (257-300gsm) paper.
Upper/Lower Cassette: 52 to 220 gsm
Duplex: 52 to 220 gsm

Warm-up Time

Quick Startup Mode: 4 seconds or less*
* Time from device power-on to when the copy icon appears and is enabled to operate on the touch panel display.
From Sleep Mode: 10 seconds or Less
From Power On: 10 seconds or less*
* Time from device power-on, until copy ready (not print reservation)

Dimensions (W x D x H)

Standard With Platen Cover-Y2: 565 x 692 x 777 mm
With Single Pass DADF-C1: 565 x 722 x 887 mm
With DADF-BA1: 565 x 719 x 880 mm

Installation Space (W x D)

978 x 1,118 mm (with Single Pass DADF-C1 + right cover open + Multi-purpose tray extension extended + paper cassette open)
978 x 1,115 mm (with DADF-BA1 + right cover open + Multi-purpose tray extension extended + Paper cassette open)
Fully Configured:
1,651 x 1,118 mm (with Single Pass DADF-C1 + Staple Finisher-AA1/Booklet Finisher-AA1 + Copy Tray-J2 extension extended + paper cassette open)
1,651 x 1,115 mm (with DADF-BA1 + Staple Finisher-AA1/Booklet Finisher-AA1 + Copy Tray-J2 extension extended + paper cassette open)


With Platen Cover-Y2: Approx. 66.7 kg including toner
With DADF-BA1: 1Approx. 73.1 kg including tone
With Single Pass DADF-C1: Approx. 79.6 kg including toner

Copy Specifications

Copy speed (BW/CL)

iR-ADV DX C3730i:
  Up to 30 ppm (A4,A5,A5R,A6R), Up to 15 ppm (A3), Up to 20 ppm (A4R)

iR-ADV DX C3725i:
  Up to 25 ppm (A4,A5,A5R,A6R) , Up to 15 ppm (A3), Up to 20 ppm (A4R)

iR-ADV DX C3720i:
  Up to 20 ppm (A4,A5,A5R,A6R) , Up to 15 ppm (A3), Up to 20 ppm (A4R)

First-Copy-Out Time (A4) (BW/CL)

Approx. 5.9/8.2 seconds or less

Copy resolution

600 x 600

Multiple Copies

Up to 999 copies

Copy Density

Automatic or Manual (9 Levels)


Variable zoom: 25% to 400% (1% Increments)
Preset reduction/enlargement: 25%, 50%, 70%, 100%(1:1), 141%, 200%, 400%

Copy Features

Preset R/E Ratios by Area, Two-Sided, Density Adjustment, Original Type Selection, Interrupt Mode, Book to Two Pages, Two-sided Original, Job Build, N on 1, Add Cover, Insert Sheets, Different Size Originals, Page Numbering, Copy Set Numbering, Sharpness, Erase Frame, Secure Watermark, Print Date, Gutter, Print & Check, Negative/Positive, Repeat Images, Mirror Image, Copy ID Card, Skip Blank Pages, Free Size Original, Color Mode, Reserved copy, Copy Sample

Scan Specifications


Standard: Color Platen
Optional: Platen cover, Single Pass DADF-C1 or DADF-B1 [2-sided to 2-sided (Automatic with DADF)]
* Detect Feeder Multi Sheet Feed is supported.

DADF: Duplexing Automatic Document Feeder

Document Feeder Paper Capacity (80 gsm)

Single Pass DADF-C1: up to 200 Sheets
DADF-BA1: up to 100 Sheets

Acceptable Originals and weights

Platen: Sheet, Book, and 3-Dimensional Objects
Document Feeder media weight:
Single Pass DADF-C1:
1-sided scanning: 38 to 220 gsm (BW, CL)
2-sided scanning: 38 to 220 gsm (BW, CL)
*An acceptable weights of A6R or smaller is 50 to 220gsm.
1-sided scanning: 38 to 128 gsm (BW), 64 to 128 gsm (CL)
2-sided scanning: 50 to 128 gsm (BW), 64 to 128 gsm (CL)

Supported media sizes

Platen: max. scanning size: 297.0 x 431.8 mm
Single Pass DADF-C1: A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, A6R, B4, B5, B5R, B6R,
Custom size: 70.0 x 139.7 mm to 304.8 x 431.8 mm

DADF-BA1: A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, B4, B5, B5R, B6,
Custom size: 139.7 x 128 mm to 297.0 x 431.8 mm

Scan Speed (ipm: BW/CL, A4)

Single Pass DADF-C1:
1-sided Scanning: 135/135 (300 x 300 dpi, send),  51/51 (600 x 600 dpi, copy)
2-sided Scanning: 270/270 (300 x 300 dpi, send),  51/51 (600 x 600 dpi, copy)
1-sided Scanning: 70/70 (300 x 300 dpi, send),  51 /51 (600 x 600 dpi, copy)
2-sided Scanning: 35/35 (300 x 300 dpi, send),  25.5 /25.5 (600 x 600 dpi, copy)

Scan Resolution (dpi)

Scan for Copy: 600 x 600
Scan for Send: (Push)  600 x 600 (SMB/FTP/WebDAV/IFAX), (Pull)  600 x 600
Scan for Fax:  600 x 600

Pull Scan Spec

Color Network ScanGear2. For both TWAIN and WIA
Supported OS: Windows® 7/8.1/10/Server2008/Server2008 R2/Server2012/Server2012 R2/Server 2016

Scan Method

Push Scan, Pull Scan, Scan to Box, Scan to Advanced Space, Scan to Network, Scan to USB Memory Key, Scan to Mobile device, Scan to cloud(uniFLOW Online)

Send Specifications


Standard: E-mail/Internet FAX (SMTP), SMB3.0, FTP, WebDAV, Mail Box
Optional: Super G3 FAX, IP Fax

Address book

LDAP (2,000)/Local (1,600)/Speed dial (200)

Send resolution (dpi)

Push : up to 600 x 600
 Pull : up to 600 x 600

Communication protocol

File: FTP (TCP/IP), SMB3.0 (TCP/IP), WebDAV
E-mail/I-Fax: SMTP, POP3

File Format

Standard: TIFF, JPEG, PDF(Compact, Searchable, Apply policy, Optimize for Web, PDF/A-1b, Trace & Smooth, Encrypted, Device Signature, User Signature), XPS(Compact, Searchable, Device Signature, User Signature), Office Open XML (PowerPoint, Word)

Universal Send Features

Original Type Selection, Two-sided Original, Book to Two Pages, Different-size Originals, Density Adjustment, Sharpness, Copy Ratio, Erase Frame, Job Build, Delayed Send, Preview, Job Done Notice, File Name, Subject/Message, Reply-to, E-mail Priority, TX Report, Original Content Orientation, Skip Blank Originals

Fax Specifications

Maximum Number of Connection Lines


Modem Speed

Super G3: 33.6 kbps
G3: 14.4 kbps

Compression Method


Resolution (dpi)

400x400 (Ultra Fine), 200x400 (Super Fine), 200x200(Fine), 200x100(Normal)

Sending/Recording Size

Sending: A3, A4, A4R, A5*1, A5R*1, B4,  B5*2, B5R*1
Receiving: A3, B4, A4, A4R, A5R , B5, B5R
*1 Sent as A4
*2 Sent as B4 short

FAX memory

Up to 30,000 pages (2,000jobs)

Speed dials

Max. 200

Group dials/destinations

Max. 199 dials

Sequential broadcast

Max. 256 addresses

Memory backup


Fax Features

Sender's Name (TTI), Selecting the Telephone Line (when sending fax), Direct Send, Delayed Send, Preview, Job Done Notice, TX Report, Interrupt Transmission, Sequential Broadcasting, Password/Subaddress Sending, Confidential Mailbox, 2 on 1 Log

Store Specifications

Mail Box (Number Supported)

100 User Inboxes,
1 Memory RX Inbox,
50 Confidential Fax Inboxes
Maximum 10,000 Pages (2,000 jobs) Stored

Advanced Space

Communication Protocol: SMB or WebDAV
Supported Client PC: Windows® 7/8.1/10
Concurrent Connections (Max.): SMB:64,  WebDAV:3

Advanced Space available disc space

Standard:16 GB
(With option: max. 480GB)

Advanced Space features

Authentication for Advanced Space Log-in, Sort Function, Printing a PDF File with a Password, imageWARE Secure Audit Manager Support, Search, File Preview, Authentication Management, Open to public, URI TX, Backup/Restore

Security Specifications

Authentication and Access Control

User Authentication (Picture Login, Picture and PIN Login, Card Login, Username and Password Login, Function Level Login, Mobile Login),  Department ID Authentication (Department ID and PIN Login, Function Level Login), uniFLOW Online Express (PIN Login, Picture Login, Picture and PIN Login, Card Login, Card and PIN Login, Username and Password Login, Department ID and PIN Login, Function Level Login), Access Management System (Access Control)

Document Security

Print Security (Secure Print, Encrypted Secure Print, Forced Hold Printing, uniFLOW Secure Print*1),
Receive Data Security (Confidential Fax Inbox Forwarding Received Documents Automatically),
Scan Security (Encrypted PDF, Device Signature PDF/XPS, User Signature PDF/XPS, Adobe LiveCycle® Rights Management ES2.5 Integration), BOX Security (Mail Box Password Protected, Advanced Space Access Control), Send Data Security (Setting for requesting password input per transmission, Restricted E-mail/File send functions, Confirming FAX number, Allow/Restrict Fax Driver Transmissions, Allow/Restrict Sending from History, S/MIME Support), Scan Lock (QR code), Document Tracking (Secure Watermark)

*1 Requires uniFLOW Online / uniFLOW

Network Security

TLS 1.3, IPSec, IEEE802.1X authentication, SNMP V3.0, Firewall Functionality (IP/MAC Address Filtering), Dual Network Support (Wired LAN/Wireless LAN, Wired LAN/Wired LAN), Disabling Unused Functions (Enabling/Disabling Protocols/Applications, Enabling/Disabling Remote UI, Enabling/Disabling USB Interface), Communication Line Separation (G3 FAX, USB Port, Advanced Space, Scan and Send -Virus Concerns for E-mail Reception)

Device Security

Protecting HDD Data (HDD Data Encryption (FIPS140-2 Validated), HDD Data Overwrite Erase, HDD Lock), Standard HDD Initialize, Trusted Platform Module (TPM), Job Log Conceal Function, Protecting MFD Software Integrity, Checking MFD Software Integrity (Verify System at Startup, Runtime Intrusion Detection),
Comply IEEE2600.2 (Common Criteria Certification) (TBD)

Device Management and Auditing

Administrator Password, Digital Certificate And Key Management, Audit Log,
Cooperating with External Security Audit System (Security Information and Event Management), Image Data Logging, Security Policy Setting

Environmental Specifications

Operating Environment

Temperature: 10 to 30 ºC
Humidity: 20 to 80 % RH (Relative Humidity)

Power Source

220-240V 50/60Hz 4A

Plug (Main Unit)


Power Consumption

Maximum: Approx. 1,500 W
Standby: Approx. 45.1 W*1
Sleep mode: Approx. 0.8 W*2
*1 Reference value: measured one unit
*2 0.8 W sleep mode is not available in all circumstances due to certain settings.

Typical Electricity Consumption (TEC) :
  iR-ADV DX C3730i:  0.35 kWh
  iR-ADV DX C3725i:  0.29 kWh
  iR-ADV DX C3720i:  0.25 kWh
As per USA Energy Star 3.0

Noise Level

Sound Power Level (LWA,m)
Active (1-sided)
iR-ADV DX C3730i: 6.2 B, Kv 0.3 B
iR-ADV DX C3725i: 6.2 B, Kv 0.3 B
iR-ADV DX C3720i: 6.1 B, Kv 0.3 B
*Reference value: measured only one unit with ISO7779, described with ISO9296 (2017)

Sound Pressure (LpAm)
Bystander's position:
  iR-ADV DX C3730i: 48 dB*/ 49 dB*
  iR-ADV DX C3725i: 48 dB*/ 48 dB*
  iR-ADV DX C3720i: 47 dB*/ 47 dB*
  iR-ADV DX C3730i/C3725i/C3720i: 10 dB*

* Reference value: measured only one unit with ISO7779, described with ISO9296 (2017)


Blue Angel


Toner Cartridges

C-EXV 49 Toner BK/C/M/Y

Toner (Estimated Yield @5% Coverage)

C-EXV 49 Toner BK: 36,000 pages
C-EXV 49 Toner C/M/Y: 19,000 pages

Software and Printer management

Tracking and reporting

Universal Login Manager (ULM)
uniFLOW Online Express

Remote management tools

iW Management Console
Content Delivery System

Scanning software

Network ScanGear

Optimisation tools

Canon Driver Configuration Tool
NetSpot Device Installer


MEAP (Multifunctional Embedded Application Platform)

Document Administration

Kofax Power PDF

Paper Supply options


Paper Capacity: 550 sheets x 2 (1,100 sheets) (80 gsm)
Paper Type: Thin, Plain, Recycled, Color, Heavy, Bond, Transparency, Pre-punched
Paper Size: A3, A4, A4R, A5, A5R, A6R, B4, B5, B5R,
Custom Size: 105.0 x 148.0 mm to 304.8 x 457.2 mm
Paper Weight: 52 to 220 gsm
Power Source: From the Main Unit
Dimensions (W x D x H): 565 x 615 x 248 mm
Weight: Approx. 16.0 kg

Hardware Accessories

Card Readers

Copy Card Reader-F1
Copy Card Reader Attachment-B7


Utility Tray-B1
Numeric Keypad-A1
Platen Cover-Y2

Security Options

Data Security

2.5inch/1TB HDD-P1

System and Controller options

Print Accessories

PCL International Font Set-A

Barcode Printing

Barcode Printing Kit-D1

System Accessories

Copy Control Interface Kit-A1
Serial Interface Kit-K3
Connection Kit-A2 for Bluetooth LE
NFC Kit-E1

Fax Accessories

Super G3 FAX Board-AZ1
Super G3 2nd Line Fax Board-AU1
 Remote Fax Kit-A1
 IP FAX Expansion Kit-B1

Other Options

Accessibility Accessories

ADF Access Handle-A1
Voice Guidance Kit-G1
Voice Operation Kit-D1

Staple Cartridge

Staple Cartridge-Y1

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