Canon imageRUNNER 1643P Review

Good: 2,300-sheet maximum paper capacity, strong security features, compact footprint.
Bad: Ledger-sized (11" x 17") paper is not supported.
Bottom Line: New compact printer for businesses that don't require color output.
Intended Users:
imageRUNNER 1643P
Small, Medium
Speed Black:
Speed Color:
45 ppm
Not applicable
Canon Custom Processor
1 GB

Product Overview

The new imageRUNNER 1643P printer joins the imageRUNNER 1643i Series in Canon’s black-and-white printer/MFP lineup. It prints at up to 45 ppm and includes the Canon Custom Processor, 1 GB of memory (not expandable), and a five-line LCD panel.

First-print-out time is 5.7 seconds. The 1643P supports Canon’s proprietary printing language, PCL and PostScript. USB, Ethernet and Wi-Fi are standard. Users can directly print JPEG, PDF, and TIFF files. Mobile printing is supported via the Canon PRINT Business app.

More details on this series is in our Features section below.


The imageRUNNER 1643P includes a 550-sheet paper tray and a 100-sheet bypass. Canon offers an optional 550-sheet paper feeder (that consists of up to three trays), adding to a maximum paper capacity of 2,300 sheets. All paper trays accept up to 8.5″ x 14″ paper.

The output capacity is 150 sheets.

Additional printing features are profile settings, suspend job timeout, header/footer, page layout, collating, booklet printing, toner reduction and poster printing. Duplex printing is also supported.

Security features include department ID authentication, secure print, IP/MAC address filtering, and Wi-Fi authentication.

  • Automatic Document Feeder?
  • Duplexing?
  • Ethernet Connectivity?
  • Wireless Connectivity?
  • Mobile Printing/Scanning?
  • Finishers?


Ledger-sized (11″ x 17″) paper is not supported.


Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $36 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2018 and was named one of Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies in 2019. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility.

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