Lexmark C500n

Part no.: 22R0040


  • Color Laser
  • Duplex (2-sided) printing: Not available
  • Print speed: up to 8 ppm
  • Recommended monthly page volume: 400 - 2100 pages

Product Description

Network-ready, the Lexmark C500n is the ideal solution for businesses that need high-speed mono laser printing but also want an affordable transition to colour.


Cost saving & environmental features

Taiwan Green Mark


Easy to use and share

Like all Lexmark printers, the C500n is designed for simplicity, from the straightforward drivers to the 100% front-loading consumables to the easy-to-understand operator panel instructions. It also comes with MarkVision software for hassle-free set-up and device status.

Productivity first

Backed by 64MB of standard memory, the Lexmark C500n can handle your most complex mono print jobs quickly and easily, reaching 31 ppm in as little as 15 seconds time to first page in colour. And with a total optional input capacity of up to 780 sheets, you can run longer without having to reload.

General Specs

Part no. 22R0040
Print technology
  • Color Laser
  • 16 character, 2-line monochrome LCD display
Media sizes supported
  • A4, A5, Letter, B5 Envelope, Statement, Executive, Universal, DL Envelope, Folio, Legal with optional Legal tray, 10 Envelope, JIS-B5
Standard connectivity
  • USB port (compatible with USB 2.0 specification, type B), Fast Ethernet (RJ-45)
Size (HxWxD)
  • 385 x 480 x 420 mm
  • 29 kg
Packaged size (HxWxD)
  • 570 x 574 x 530 mm
Packaged weight
  • 35 kg


Print speed
  • up to:
  • black: 31 ppm (A4)
  • colour: 8 ppm (A4)
Time to first page
  • as fast as:
  • black: 13 seconds
  • colour: 19 seconds
Print resolution
  • black: 1200 x 600 dpi
  • colour: 1200 x 600 dpi
  • 2-sided:
  • Not available
Printable area
  • 5,0 mm of the top, bottom, right and left edges (within)

Paper Handling

Media types supported
  • Labels, Card Stock, Plain Paper, Transparencies, Envelopes, Refer to the Card Stock & Label Guide., Glossy paper
  • No
Number of paper inputs
  • standard: 1
  • maximum: 2
Paper input capacity
  • standard: 250 pages
  • maximum: 780 pages
  • 250 pages
Paper output capacity
  • up to:
  • standard: 250 pages
  • maximum: 250 pages
Paper weight range supported
  • 60 - 120 g/m² (standard tray)
Paper handling
  • standard:
  • 250-sheet Output Bin, 250-sheet Input Tray
Paper handling
  • optional:
  • 530-sheet Drawer
Recommended monthly page volume
  • 400 - 2100 pages1
Maximum monthly duty cycle
  • up to:
  • 35000 pages per month2

Cartridges & Imaging

Supplies yield
  • 25003-page black toner cartridge3, Ships with 10003-page black and colour starter toner cartridges3, 15003-page colour (CMY) toner cartridges3, 50003-page black toner cartridge3, 30003-page colour (CMY) toner cartridges3


  • 200 MHz
  • standard: 64 MB
  • maximum: 64 MB
Printer languages
  • standard:
  • Host-Based printing
Fonts and symbol sets
  • All system fonts supported by the host Operating System


Network protocol support
  • TCP/IP IPv4, AppleTalk™
Network printing methods
  • LPR/LPD, Direct IP (Port 9100), HTTP, IPP (Internet Printing Protocol)
TCP/IP set of Application Services
  • NTP: Network Time Protocol, TFTP, ping, finger, telnet, DDNS, mDNS, Zero configuration
Network management protocols

Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows operating systems supported
  • Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Apple Operating Systems Supported
  • Apple Mac OS 9.2, Apple Mac OS X (10.2 - 10.4)

Electrical & Operation

Energy Star
  • No
Noise level / Noise Level
  • Operating:
  • 41 dBA (idle)
  • 53 dBA (Print)
Average power while printing
  • 600 Watt
Average power in standby with power saver on / Average power in standby with power saver off
  • 11 Watt
  • 105 Watt
Specified operating environment
  • Altitude: 0 - 2500 Meters (8,200 Feet)
  • Temperature: 10 to 32°C (50 to 90°F)
  • Humidity: 15 to 80% Relative Humidity
Product certifications
  • FCC Class B, UL 60950-1, U.S. FDA, IEC 60320-1, CAN/CSA-C22.2 60950-00, ICES Class B, CE Class B, CB IEC 60320, IEC 60825-1, GS (TÜV), SEMKO, UL AR, CS, TÜV R, ACA C-tick mark Class B, BSMI Class B, CCC Class B, EK, MIC
  • 43212105
Country of origin
  • Thailand


Product guarantee
  • 1 year On Site Repair

1"Recommended Monthly Page Volume" is a range of pages that helps customers evaluate Lexmark’s product offerings based on the average number of pages customers plan to print on the device each month. Lexmark recommends that the number of pages per month be within the stated range for optimum device performance, based on factors including: supplies replacement intervals, paper loading intervals, speed, and typical customer usage.
2"Maximum Monthly Duty Cycle" is defined as the maximum number of pages a device could deliver in a month using a multishift operation. This metric provides a comparison of robustness in relation to other Lexmark printers and MFPs.
3Yield at approximately 5% coverage per colour

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  • Supplies sold at a discount versus the prices of regular cartridges
  • Customer agrees to use cartridges once and return to Lexmark for remanufacturing or recycling.
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  • Supplies sold at regular prices
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